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2016 MLB All-Star Week: Futures and Celebrities (Sunday)

Part II: Let’s Play Two… sort of!

After spending some of Saturday attempting to catch up on sleep and blogging, I was already looking forward to the next couple days in San Diego. 1,477 more words


"Pin-Up" of the Week: 2002 MLB All-Star Game Press Pin

The MLB All-Star Game has been in the news this week.  Starting next year, the winning team will not determine who gets home-field advantage during the World Series.   201 more words


David Moran the legend

I met David Moran, the Kerry midfielder in Tralee the other day…

What an absolute beast of a legend and a gent of a man. 39 more words


From the Field: Matt Esparza, rhp, Cleveland Indians

Selected by Indians in 14th round of 2015 draft out of UC Irvine.

Matt Esparza was a polished college pitcher, armed with a solid fastball (88-93), plus hard splitter/slider, and decent breaking ball (upper-70s curve). 161 more words

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Ivan "Pudge" Rodriguez Appears On Hall Of Fame Ballot For First Time

For the first time, former Rangers catcher and one of the all time greats Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez will appear on the ballot to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. 162 more words


From the Field: Jeremy Lucas, C, Cleveland Indians

Jeremy Lucas was a 12th round pick out of Indiana State back in 2012.

Lucas put up some great numbers in the Indians system prior to 2015, but once he bumped with AA pitchers he has had a few struggles. 646 more words