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In fantasy baseball, it can be hard to see the forest for the trees

This summer has been like no summer we have had before, as I have been traveling virtually all of the past two months.

Keeping up with writing and scores and transactions is not really so hard most of the time. 604 more words

Baseball

White Sox sign Mets castoff John Mayberry Jr.

Outfielder/first baseman John Mayberry Jr., who was released by the Mets last month, has agreed to a minor-league deal with the White Sox. Adam Rubin of ESPN New York… 78 more words

Mets designate John Mayberry, Jr. for assignment

After acquiring Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson from the Braves on Friday night, the Mets have designated John Mayberry, Jr. for assignment in order to clear room on their 40-man roster. 72 more words

How the Yankees got Ron Blomberg

A little Jack Heidemann trivia: he was the Indians #1 draft pick (11th overall) in the 1967 Amateur Draft. The Yankees, thanks to the Horace Clarke Era, had the first overall pick and that’s how Ron Blomberg got his pinstripes. 86 more words

Recollections Of My Baseball Career

Happy Birthday, Hal McRae

Happy Birthday to Hal McRae, who was an amazing hitter for the Kansas City Royals during the 1970’s and 1980’s.  He had 2,091 career hits and a lifetime .290 batting average – the kind of solid player that often gets overlooked by visiting team fans.  157 more words

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The Dark Knight resurfaces; Mets take opener in Arizona

Matt Harvey really takes struggling hard and was a man on a mission last night in Arizona. He pitched angry, yet effective and finally, FINALLY, got some run support to ease his efforts on the mound. 299 more words

MLB

Cubs rally to complete four-game sweep of Mets

Thanks to a little help from the Mets, the Cubs rallied for a 6-5 win this afternoon at Wrigley Field to finish off a four-game sweep. 255 more words