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Larry Biittner

Biittner spent 14 years playing in the majors, hitting .273 with 29 career home runs. He came up with the Washington Senators in 1970 and moved with the team to Texas in 1972. 171 more words

HOF Case - Scott Rolen

John Lepore | December 17th, 2018

Let me say this right off the top. Scott Rolen deserves to be in the Hall of Fame. What is even more of an affront is that he only received 10.2% of the vote last year. 625 more words

MLB

Comments on the Rule 5 Draft

Early today, mlbtraderumors.com published a list of this year’s Rule 5 Draft Picks.  Here are my comments.

Not surprisingly, the young, high up-side, almost certainly not major league ready guys were selected first.  269 more words

San Francisco Giants

Talks Between Dodgers & Reds Still Steady, Apparently

The offseason is starting to heat up with trade rumors and free agent speculation, and there is a lot of buzz surrounding what the Los Angeles Dodgers… 494 more words

Los Angeles Dodgers

Nationals trade starter Tanner Roark to the Reds

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher

The Washington Nationals traded pitcher Tanner Roark to the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday night. The Nationals are receiving pitcher Tanner Rainey. 231 more words

Sports

Obituary: Jim Hoff (1945-2018)

RIP to Jim Hoff, a former minor-league infielder and manager who had worked as the minor-league field coordinator for the Tampa Bay Rays since 2002. He died unexpectedly on December 11 at the age of 73. 272 more words

Obituary

Cliff Cook

Cook played in 163 major league games, hitting .201 with seven home runs for the Cincinnati Reds and New York Mets. After hitting 32 home runs in the minors in 1959, Cook was promoted to the Reds and hit .381 in nine games. 128 more words