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From the Field: Matt Thaiss, 1b, LAA Angels

Matt Thaiss was taken by the Angels in the 1st round of the 2016 draft, out of Virginia.

The Angels taking him in the first round says all you need to know about his bat: it is awesome. 200 more words

Is Teixeira HOF Worthy?

Originally Posted August 5th, 2016

Today we learned that the 2016 MLB season will be the last season Mark Teixeira. Teixeira held a press conference this afternoon to announce his retirement. 298 more words


Mike Napoli wins 2016 Cleveland Indians Heart and Hustle Award

The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Mike Napoli as the Cleveland Indians 2016 Heart and Hustle Award winner. This esteemed award honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit and traditions of the game. 301 more words

First Baseman Brandon Belt Signs Multiyear Contract with Giants

A former art director at Ghodspeed Woodcraft, Romeo Aberin hopes to advance his career in art and visual development after he graduates from Academy of Art University in San Francisco. 155 more words

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Roy Sievers

I mailed an original drawing and a custom baseball card to Roy Sievers on January 21, 2016. I asked him to keep the drawing and to please sign and return the card. 72 more words


Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman: Wrist is '100 percent healthy' (2016)

Freddie Freeman’s Iron Man streak ended in 2015 courtesy of a nagging wrist injury that twice landed him on the disabled list. The Braves’ two-time All-Star first baseman missed 44 games total in 2015 and struggled during the second half of the season while playing through pain, posting uncharacteristic offensive numbers after the break. 130 more words

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