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Did You Know?

A bit of a mish-mash about Valley League alumni…

Did you know…..

  • That four former VBLers are currently playing in Aberdeen, the Orioles’ short season team in the New York Penn League?
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Minor Leagues

Lest You Think ATVL is Finished

The Charlottesville Tom Sox hoisted (well, initially, Michael Wielansky did, to be technical about it) the Jim Lineweaver Trophy last night. Many of the kids have gone home already. 273 more words

Minor Leagues

Four Quick Transactions

I HAD AN ENTIRE POST READY WHICH JUST DISAPPEARED AFTER IT FAILED TO PUBLISH. THIS IS AN ABBREVIATED VERSION. Unhappy with WordPress right now.

As you know, Brilliant Reader, ATVL pays attention to the waiver wire, and keeps track of Valley League alumni who make debuts, are traded, released, or otherwise move teams of designations in the world of professional baseball. 227 more words

Minor Leagues

McGrath Mades Major League Debut!

The San Diego Padres have called up former Staunton Brave Kyle McGrath (2011)!

By my count the 203rd Valley League alumnus to make his major league debut, Kyle ascended through the minors very quickly since he was drafted in the 36th round in the 2014 draft. 168 more words

Staunton Braves

BBQ Crunch Dogs. New Music From Major Leagues.


Poor penguin. Looks like that polar bear is enjoying his tunes, though!

The homemade barbecue sauce for these BBQ Crunch Dogs alone is worth the price of admission. 223 more words

Main Courses

A Healthy Dose of Never Quit

Yes You Can

Do you need a mental toughness pick me up today? Jim Abbot is about to serve you up a healthy dose of a never quit, mental toughness attitude. 34 more words

Major Leagues Debut Album 'Good Love'


Brisbane garage pop four-piece Major Leagues has just dropped their debut album ‘Good Love’. Already receiving rave reviews ‘downunder’ the album is now available across all digital platforms worldwide. 232 more words

Indie Music