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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)

Remi’s Plan

Remi Patry warms up on last week at Jack Russell Stadium in Clearwater prior to a tie breaking game between his State College of Florida and the Hillsborough Community College.  Patry a freshman out of Galineau, QC is looking to continue his college career in Florida.  “I want to stay here at SCF for 2019 […]

Bye Bye Eye

With the outfield fence down and the batters eye gone bye bye the deconstruction of Grant Field in Dunedin, Fl. continues.  One question ask by a fan was they wanted to buy their seats in the stadium but were never told where or when.  To bad as a charity might have benefited.

Mount Vanech?

If one looks to the left center of the photo you will see the back side of the batters eye on field four at the Englebert Complex spring training home of the Blue Jays.  This landfill is on the east side of the citizen owned Louis A. Vanech Complex which City of Dunedin officials gave […]