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Miami Marlins' Ichiro keeps on truckin'

Another day, another milestone for the great Ichiro.

The tweet below says it all with Ichiro Suzuki becoming the oldest player at 43 years, 246 days, to start a MLB game in center beating another great player, Rickey Henderson. 76 more words

Baseball Cards

Austin Bibens-Dirkx Shuts Down New York Yankees

32 year old rookie pitcher Austin Bibens-Dirkx frustrated the Yankees in Yankee Stadium to improve his record to 3-0.  What a great name and what a tremendous story! 313 more words

New York Yankees

Cubans Impacting Japanese Game

I was remiss in my last post for failing to mention that two Cubans, Alex Guerrero and Alfredo Despaigne, are presently leading their respective NPB leagues in home runs.  347 more words

Baseball Abroad

Mariners prospect O'Neill celebrates 22nd birthday with two-homer night for Tacoma

Tyler O’Neill looked like Tyler O’Neill 2016 Friday night.

The Seattle Mariners outfield prospect from Maple Ridge was 3-for-6 with two homers, a double and seven RBI in a 13-6 win for the triple-A Tacoma Rainiers over the host Reno Aces. 307 more words

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The case for extending Danny Valencia

Danny Valencia’s glove and offensive production have been a welcome addition to the Seattle Mariners’ in 2017. The 32-year old first basemen is only under contract through the end of this season; the Mariners should sign him to a contract extension. 434 more words

MLB

Ichiro Suzuki: The Best Contact Hitter Baseball Has Ever Seen

LeBron James, Tom Brady, Mozart, Pablo Picasso, Michelangelo, and Ichiro Suzuki all have something in common: they are masters of their craft. Just as LeBron James is indisputably the best basketball player on the planet, Ichiro Suzuki is the best contact hitter that baseball has ever seen. 568 more words

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MLB Outlook: American League West

As far as the AL (American League) West goes, it’s Houston’s time to shine. So it’s time to let the battle for 2nd place commence! 1,042 more words

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