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Former Oakland A’s teammates Reggie Jackson and Darold Knowles shake after the Hall of Famer Jackson signs baseballs for Knowles. Knowles requested the signing to benefit the Dunedin Children’s Christmas Fund’s annual fundraiser on November 12th, the 23rd Annual Veterans Day Golf Tournament at Dunedin Country Club. Jackson may be in Cooperstown but Knowles […]
The Braves Brian Snitker shed the “Interim” tag on Tuesday as he took in an Instructional League game at Champions Stadium against Canadian National Junior team. “I’m feeling good right now, excited,” said Snitker. As to the action on the field Snitker said, “Watching these kids right now shows the organization is going in the right […]
Toronto hurler Bo Schultz threw one-plus inning of no hit ball on Monday during an Instructional League match up against the Phillies. Schultz got two ground ball outs, one fly out and one hitter reached on a throwing error as the right-hander threw just 12-pitches.
BLUE JAYS DIVISION SERIES ROSTER SUBSTITUTION APPROVED Major League Baseball announced today that it has approved a roster substitution for the Toronto Blue Jays due to a concussion sustained by left-handed pitcher Francisco Liriano. Liriano will be replaced on the Division Series roster by right-handed pitcher Danny Barnes. MLB Postseason rules provide that a Club […]
Even in an Instructional League game a batters at bat can be expensive just ask Yankee prospect Rashad Crawford. The photo shows Crawford fouling off a pitch and breaking his bat in the process a approximate $100.00 at bat. After replacing the broken bat with a new one on Thursday Crawford got himself a […]
The Blue Jays have traded Brady Dragmire to the Pittsburgh Pirates for cash considerations. Dragmire was drafted in the 17th round of the 2011 First Year Player Draft. The 6’1” right-handed pitcher appeared in 45 games this season for New Hampshire (AA), posting a 4-6 record with a 4.38 ERA and 1.47 WHIP. The Sacramento, CA native appeared in […]
Facing the Phillies Instructional Squad Blue Jays prospect Mitch McKown sported a 76-78 MPH curve a 82 MPH change up and a 91-92 MPH fastball.
Former Yankee great Alex Rodriguez spends time by the batting cage at the New York Yankees minor leaguecomplex on Friday. “A-Rod” is scheduled to also spend time on Saturday working with the prospects in the Yankees Instructional Camp.
DUNEDIN, FLA. —The Toronto Blue Jays made their first presentation on Monday that could keep the team in Dunedin, Florida year round for the next 25-years. This with a price tag in the neighborhood of $81 million provided by the state, county, city and the Blue Jays. The meeting continues a process that started with […]
The Cardinals took the GCL Crown on Wednesday with a 4-2 win over the Phillies at Brighthouse Field in Clearwater. Cards starter Juan Alvarez went 5 1/3 innings allowing two runs, one earned on six hits while striking out five. (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 […]