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Former New York Mets Pitching Products Elvin Ramirez, Jim Fuller Land with New Britain Bees

Jerry Del Priore

The New Britain Bees of the independent Atlantic League announced during the week that they have signed pitchers Elvin Ramirez and Jim Fuller for the 2018 campaign. 312 more words

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Competitive Minor League Baseball - Week 1

Well, he did it – my kid made the AAA baseball team this season. To say I was a little surprised is an understatement. I was at the tryouts, I saw the other skill and talent in other kids, and I knew how few spots were available to first timers. 665 more words

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Former Columbia Firefly, Brooklyn Cyclone Merandy Gonzalez Reaches the Majors with Miami

By Jerry Del Priore

Right-handed pitcher Merandy Gonzalez, a 2017 South Atlantic League All-Star, became the first former Firefly to appear in a Major League Baseball game. 323 more words

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White Sox Top Prospect Michael Kopech Scouting Report

On 4/20/18, I attended Top White Sox Pitching Prospect Michael Kopech’s Game at Victory Field in Indianapolis as the Charlotte Knights, the White Sox Triple-A Affiliate, took on the Indianapolis Indians. 442 more words

Mets First-Rounder David Peterson Picks Up First Win of Season, Pro Career in 8-4 Columbia Fireflies’ Win Over Greenville

By Jerry Del Priore

Last season, lefty David Peterson only pitched 3.2 innings with the short-season Brooklyn Cyclones of the New York Penn-League due to a toe injury, according to Baseball America. 142 more words

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Bad news birds: What does Orioles' rough start mean for Norfolk Tides?

NORFOLK, Va. – These are bad days in Birdland.

Wednesday’s loss at Detroit was the Orioles’ fifth in a row. They’ve dropped eight of their last 10, and – less than three weeks into the season, Baltimore is buried 10 games behind first-place Boston. 349 more words

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Atlanta Braves affiliate wears throwbacks for the first time on Worm Wednesday

Prior to the 2018 season, the Atlanta Braves AAA Minor League affiliate changed everything about their clubs branding. The Gwinnett Braves turned into the Gwinnett Stripers… 164 more words