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Tornadoes Bounced

According to team sources the Clearwater High School Baseball team will have to vacate and clean out their locker room at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium on April 4th.  This was forced on them by the Dunedin Blue Jays of the Class-A Florida State League because their stadium will be under construction.  It has been learned […]

Final Spring Fling for Arch

Right hander Chris Archer took the mound on Tuesday for his final spring appearance prior to his opening day start in Pittsburgh.  Archer sported a fastball between 92-94 MPH with an occasional new found change-up.  Archer was supposed to face a squad of Blue Jays minor leaguers but the games were cancelled because of the […]

New Zealand on the Hill

Connor Gleeson of Auckland, New Zealand, shown here throwing a bullpen session is a pitcher for South Florida State College.  The team was in Clearwater to play St. Petersburg College at the Jack Russell Memorial Stadium.  Because baseball is a fairly new sport to those in New Zealand as compared to other country’s Gleeson said, […]

Tornadoes Lose Locker Room

The Clearwater HS Tornadoes  baseball team locker room will soon have to be vacated at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium on April 4th to make way for the Dunedin Blue Jays.  Also having to move will be the St. Petersburg College squad whose clubhouse will be used by the visiting teams.  Dunedin will play 50 of […]

Parent Parking Problems

After closing the citizen owned Louis A. Vanech Recreational Complex to the public on February 11th this year it’s now blocked off totally for construction purposes.  The parking problem this has created for the parents and students at the Garrison-Jones Elementary School has yet to be alleviated putting both students and their parents at risk […]

Telling the Truth with Nothing More In Ybor City

Nothing More continued their meteoric rise throughout the rock stratosphere by playing to a sold out crowd at the Ritz Theatre in Tampa’s historic Ybor City on Sunday Night. Out in support of their Grammy nominated release, The Stories We Tell Ourselves, Nothing More decided to tour with a couple of new and up and […]

Go for the Gusto

RHP Ryan Gusto out of Charlotte, N. C. sported a 93-94 MPH fastball for the Florida Southwest College on Monday against St. Petersburg College at Jack Russell Memorial Stadium.  Scouts were in attendance to check the young man out.

NYU Baseball hangs with the Grapefruit League

NYU Coach Doug Kimbler of Beekman Town, N.Y. takes in batting practice at LEMCO Field in Bradenton, Fl. with members of the NYU baseball team.  The team is holding spring workouts at the NY Yankees complex in Tampa.  Then on Tuesday night they will be hosting the Plattsburg State baseball team in a spring training […]

#EddieMichelsPhoto

This guy look familiar??? He is covering major league baseball as he has for the past 28 years.  Not bad for a nobody from Phoenix, N.Y.  “Maybe now I will be back announcing the Phoenix Memorial Day parade with my friend from ESPN,” says Eddie.

Don’t know Left from Flags Right

It seems the employees at Baseball City in St. Petersburg, Fl. don’t know there left from their flags right.  As you look at the scoreboard for the Canadian National Junior baseball game on Saturday the Canadian Flag is on the left where the American Flag should be.  It has been this way for two days […]