Odd Man Out In Cincinnati?

Odd Man Out In Cincinnati? From 2016-18, Scott Schebler ranked third among Reds outfielders in games played and total innings. Acquired alongside Jose Peraza and Brandon Dixon in the three-team deal that sent Todd Frazier to the White Sox, Schebler struggled in his first taste of action with the Reds early in ’16 but finished…

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213 I started collecting cards in 1967, at the age of 6. I had no idea who any of the players were–I was a geography nut, so I started off just knowing the cities and states, then gradually added the team names, the positions, and a basic understanding of the statistics on the back, and…

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Baseball Mexico: Monday, May 4, 2020

Baseball Mexico: Monday, May 4, 2020 by Bruce Baskin, Baseball Mexico, http://baseballmexico.blogspot.com/ VERACRUZ TO RETURN TO MEXICAN LEAGUE IN 2021? Although nearly all the attention in the Mexican League’s Mexico City office has been focused on when (or if) their 2020 season will get underway due to the indefinite delay because of the Wuhan virus, a…

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COVID-19 Roundup: Tragedies and Compromises

COVID-19 Roundup: Tragedies and Compromises This is the latest installment of a series in which the FanGraphs staff rounds up the latest developments regarding the COVID-19 virus’ effect on baseball. Miguel Marte Passes Away Former A’s minor leaguer Miguel Marte passed away last week due to complications from COVID-19. Marte played in Oakland’s system from…

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ESPN Agrees To KBO Broadcast Deal

ESPN Agrees To KBO Broadcast Deal After several weeks of negotiation, ESPN has reached an agreement with Korean media counterpart Eclat to broadcast Korea Baseball Organization games. The KBO announced that ESPN will be airing one game per day, beginning with tomorrow’s contest between the Samsung Lions and the NC Dinos (Twitter link via Jee-ho…

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