Archive for the ‘Baseball’ Category

Is Beer Elementary in Dunedin?

Since February 11, 2019 one has not been able to view the construction going on at Dunedin Stadium at Grant Field.  Well if one holds a camera up at arms length with a movable viewing screen it appears that the site comes to life.  This photo shows construction of the new walk about path that […]

Borucki Rehab

In his second rehab start Ryan Borucki went four innings allowing one hit and striking out four facing the minimum number of hitters

Three Things You Never Knew About Baseball

Major League Baseball is one of the most popular sports in the USA – for many, it’s the national pastime. The top MLB stars command incredibly high salaries, and the money involved in each and every game is as astronomical as the interest from spectators all around the world. Every baseball fan knows the common […]

Wetlands not so Protected

The photo was taken on February 8, 2019 at 10:10 AM just three days prior to the citizen owned Louis A. Vanech Complex being blocked from public access.  It was blocked so that construction could start on the Toronto Blue Jays new complex.  It has been learned that this is a protected wet land and […]

Stanton to Return Tuesday

According to Russell Dorsey with MLB (Chicago) NY Yankee Giancarlo Stanton has been cleared to return to the line-up Tuesday when the Yankees host the Tampa Bay Rays on cap night. Stanton only played in three games to start the year before going on the dreaded DL. This marks a big week in the Bronx, […]

Raining on Stanton

TAMPA, FLA.–NY Yankee OF/DH Giancarlo Stanton (left bicep strain) singles to center during a heavy rain in his last at bat of his first rehab start for Class-A Tampa.  Stanton was 2-4 in the first game of the double header in which he also homered to right.

Canadian Jordan Balazovic

Balazovic is from Mississauga On. and will be pitching on Wednesday for the Ft. Myers Miracle against the Tampa Tarpons in Tampa. (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)

Bad Gamble by Odubel

Monday night was night a good night in Atlantic City for Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera.  The Atlantic City Police department was called to the Golden Nuggent Hotel and Casino.   Police report that Herrera’s girlfriend had “visible signs of injury to her arms and neck that was sustained after being assaulted by her boyfriend.” Herrera has […]

Di Di goes 2 for 4 with a Homer

ABOVE PHOTO: On Sunday, in his second rehab game with Class-A Tampa Yankee Di Di Gregorius (right elbow) homered on a 1-1 pitch to give Tampa the early lead in the first.  Gregorius was 2-4 on the day with a walk but struck out with two aboard in the ninth of a 3-1 loss to […]

Di Di last Extended

Playing in what could be his last extended spring training game before starting a rehab assignment with Class-A Tampa Gregorius (right elbow) went 0-6 hitting lead off for six innings against a Tigers squad. (EDDIE MICHELS PHOTO)