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Cardinals vs. ChiSox Game 2

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Chicago White Sox (NL/AL)

Busch Stadium-St. Louis, MO:  We were back at Busch the next morning for a day game, and I honestly couldn’t believe how big the crowd was.  245 more words

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Team Pro Report: Waynesboro Generals

In our second-to-last look at the pro players that each Valley League team has “developed,” we have the Waynesboro Generals!

The Generals may not have as many as a couple of teams (Staunton, Harrisonburg), but they still have a good number with some major leaguers at the top… 622 more words

Minor Leagues

Campbell On a Tear

I’ll admit, Brilliant Reader, that I spend a little too much time surfing milb.com looking at former VBLers’ statistics. But every once in a while, I look up a player that I haven’t checked in on in a while, and I just say, “Whoa.” And then that guy is my focus for that day’s “article.” 139 more words

Minor Leagues

Rays v. Blue Jays

The first issue here is why this team is called the Tampa Bay Rays. The ballpark, Tropicana Field, aka “The Trop,” is located in St. Petersburg, which is not Tampa. 645 more words


Team Pro Report: Covington Lumberjacks

The ‘Jacks rival the Luray Wranglers on the upper end of their pro players, but lately, there haven’t been as many players drafted. In fact, just three pro players are still active from 2013 to today. 566 more words

Minor Leagues

Marlins v. Phillies

In my quest to visit all 30 major league ballparks, I had originally planned to get the two in Florida on my summer road trip. But after spending some time with the maps, it became clear that Miami was just too far to go in the time allotted. 862 more words


Team Pro Report: New Market Rebels

The Rebs are one of the flagship teams in the Valley League; in terms of the pure number of words written about each team, the Rebels… 654 more words

Minor Leagues