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4/9 AAA Minor League Report

Tommy Hanson was easily the International League’s player of the day for his opening day performance, but he already received accolades in another post.  Will Rhymes had a big 5 RBI day, Juan Miranda also knocked in 5, but today’s … Continue reading

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3/21 Spring Training Report

For those of you who entered the PPR Contest, never fear!  I will have the results posted later on this evening or first thing tomorrow morning.  Winners can expect an email from me soon requesting your shipping address. As for … Continue reading

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3/17 Spring Training Report

It seems like every time I look at at box score, Pablo Sandoval has two hits and an RBI.  Tuesday was no exception.  Aaron Cunnigham went yard for the first time this spring as did Atlanta Braves speedster Josh Anderson.  … Continue reading

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3/7 Spring Training Report

I watched a little of the US vs. Canada game in the World Baseball Classic yesterday and was awe struck by the filfthy stuff that big right-hander Phillippe Aumont demonstrated.  He struggled a bit with his control early, but struck … Continue reading

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2/28 Spring Training Report

There were several fine pitching prospects in action on Saturday.  Neftali Feliz made his spring debut by hurling two innings and striking out four, Trevor Cahill looked strong throwing two perfect innings and Brian Matusz punched out three hitters in his … Continue reading

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2/26 Spring Training Report

Jose Reyes was easily today’s best MLB performer with two HR and 6 RBI’s as the Mets shut out the Marlins 9-0, but today’s top prospect performance came from my man Nolan Reimold who went 2-2 with a HR 4 RBI and … Continue reading

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Top 20 Outfield Prospects for 2009 (Part 1)

Are you ready for a banger of a list?  I originally made a list of about 50 OF that could potentially find their way onto this list and had a dickens of a time narrowing it down to the top … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Team USA!

  Fresh off of their Bronze Medal-winning Olympic experience, many Team USA members rejoined their MILB lineups after a month of international competition.  While many are likely still recovering from jet lag, some did play in last night’s games.  Here’s … Continue reading

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Team USA Baseball Takes Home the Bronze

 Team USA completed its Olympic action by defeating Japan 8-4 in the Bronze Medal game early this morning.  Homeruns by Jason Donald, Matt Brown, and goose egg recipient Matt LaPorta bolstered the attack and Brett Anderson pitched 7 innings to … Continue reading

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Matt Laporta–Healthy and Back in Team USA Lineup

  Two days after being plunked in the head by a pitch against Team China, Matt LaPorta is back with Team USA and should find his way into the lineup for the semi-finals grugde match against Team Cuba.  LaPorta had no harsh … Continue reading

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