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Murphy Finishes 2nd in NL MVP Voting

After one of the best statistical seasons in the major leagues from a Valley League alumnus in recent memory, former Luray Wrangler Daniel Murphy (2004-05) … 185 more words

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Jay Signed By Cubs

The free agent dominoes are starting to fall in major league baseball- and a former Valley Leaguer is one of the first!

Jon Jay, a Staunton Brave back in 2004, … 90 more words

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Newfoundland MLB Connections

There has never been a Major League Baseball player born (or completely raised) from Newfoundland & Labrador.  There has however, been four players with Newfoundland connections who have made the Major Leagues.   408 more words

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Devenski 4th in AL ROY Voting

Major league baseball is in award season, now that the Cubs have ended the most amazing dry run in history.

Yesterday, MLB released the rookie of the year winners, and while… 129 more words


Cubs win, Cubs win!

The long drought is over and citizens of Cubs Nation the world over can rejoice. As a baseball fan, I always hope for a seven game series and this, in my humble opinion, was one of the best (though not as good over all as the 1991 Braves-Twins epic). 320 more words

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Matt Stairs, new Phillies Batting Coach

Fredericton’s Matt Stairs was named hitting coach of the Philadelphia Phillies yesterday.  Stairs, who had the nickname “professional hitter” when he played, spent the last three seasons as an analyst on the team’s television broadcasts. 79 more words

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Vern Handrahan, 1936-2016

Vern Handrahan, one of only three Major Leaguers from P.E.I. (and the only since 1900), passed away yesterday (November 2) at the age of 79 (born November 27, 1936). 401 more words