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Soucie on the Radar

BRADENTON, FLA.–LHP Jackson Soucie, a native of Cambridge, Ontario is finishing up the season with his TXNL squad and looking forward to what comes during the summer months.  “This summer I am going to be playing with the Midland Redskins again,” said Soucie, “Then hopefully try and get into the draft combine, then see how […]

Ok, Who’s the Umps?

These two umpires were photographed doing a Devil Rays/Phillies game at the Carpenter Complex in Clearwater.  If you know who they are just contact rick@rocketsports-ent.com.  Sorry no prizes just a thank you or two.

Rays Bang Out Twenty Hits Today En Route to 9-2 Clubbing of Bucs

Wander Franco and Francisco Mejia appear as they can’t wait for April 8th the Rays opening day. The Rays slugged feasted this afternoon banging out 20 hits scoring 9 runs. Franco and Mejia were 3 for 3 apiece with Franco scoring three times and Mejia scoring twice. Franco had a double in the first and […]

Rare Submariners

On Friday in Bradenton, RSEN’s Eddie Michels captured this shot of the Blue Jays submariner Adam Cimber. Cimber pitched one inning Friday, giving up a hit and striking out two. Cimber the Toronto Blue Jays right-hander, is on the short list of MLB players that have used the submarine style delivery. Cimber was drafted 9th […]

Shulman Visits with the Fans

Dan Schulman, of Rogers Communications, signs for Canadian Blue Jays fans on Friday prior to the 6-6 tie with the Pirates in Bradenton.

Eddie the Bat Boy

On Monday April 3, 2022 it is the 58th Anniversary of the date I was the St. Louis Cardinals batboy.  I  wore number 63 and traveled via US 41 on the team bus from St. Petersburgh, Florida to Ft. Myers, Florida to play the Pittsburgh Pirates at Terry Park.  The final score was 12-5 Pirates […]

From Cuba to the O’s

In the top of the eight yesterday, in the 4-4 tie with the Pirates Orioles second baseman Cesar Prieto struck out swinging in his first major league at bat ever.  Prieto escaped Cuba where he played on the national team and arrived in the US on May 26, 2021.

Spring Tie

Our Eddie Michels was in Bradenton this afternoon for the 4-4 spring tie between the Orioles and Pirates. (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E BAL 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4 10 1 PITT 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 […]

Keller is Stellar

Mitch Keller had a mid-season like outing this afternoon scattering five hits through four innings, striking out four with zero earned runs as the Buccos beat the Bo-Sox 6-2 and pick up his first win of the spring. As Eddie Michels stated earlier in the spring, the Pirates may have something special this year. Daniel […]

Spring Walk-Off for Pirates

Bradenton, Fla. — The Minnesota Twins came up on the short end of a 2-1 walk-off affair in Bradenton this afternoon. The game came to walk-off abrupt end when Pirate second baseman Hunter Owen took Australian Lewis Thorpe deep to seal the spring game 2-1. It was Owen’s only at bat for the game and […]