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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.

Purple Heart Park Move

DUNEDIN, Fla.–It has been learned that our nations First Purple Heart City wants to move its Purple Heart Park out of the view of those passing the hallowed grounds.  The park dedicated on August 7, 2008 has been at the corner of Main and Broadway in Dunedin since and now it has been learned through […]

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)

Away from Home-Jays

The Dunedin Blue Jays dropped a home game against the Bradenton Marauders 13-7 Sunday afternoon at LEMCO Park in Bradenton.  Dunedin, whose home field at Dunedin Stadium is under construction  have been playing their home games at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium in Clearwater.  With few Blue Jays fans in attendance because a lack of team […]

Hero takes the Belt on Memorial Day Weekend

Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Florida was home to Herring vs Ito on Memorial Day weekend. After winning the title in Kissimmee just under a year ago, Ito has had one successful defense going into the bout. Herring, a USMC Veteran entered the fight having won three consecutive fights in the last year. However, this […]

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 […]

USF and Alabama to Play Three-Game Series Starting in Tampa in 2023

Bulls and Crimson Tide to meet in 2023, 2024 and 2026 seasons USF with 17 non-conference Power 6 games scheduled in next 10 years Six future non-con opponents claim a total of 34 national championships TAMPA, FLA.USF Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly continued to add marquee opponents to the Bulls’ future football schedules today […]

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 […]