Jay Bruce Talks Hitting

Jay Bruce Talks Hitting Jay Bruce loves to hit, and he loves to talk hitting. He’s good at both. The veteran outfielder has a well-earned reputation for being thoughtful and engaging, and the numbers he’s put up over 12 big-league seasons speak for themselves. Bruce has 649 extra-base hits in 6,500 career plate appearances, including…

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Job Posting: Padres Baseball Research & Development Analyst

Job Posting: Padres Baseball Research & Development Analyst Title: Analyst, Baseball Research & Development Department: Baseball OperationsReports To: Director, Baseball Research & DevelopmentStatus: Full-time, ExemptLocation: San Diego, CA or Remote (Work from Home is accepted) Job Summary: The Padres are looking to grow their Research and Development team and bring in individuals with a passion…

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David Cone ‘self-taught’ his way into Yankees pitching-coach interview

David Cone ‘self-taught’ his way into Yankees pitching-coach interview As the Yankees search for Larry Rothschild’s replacement they haven’t limited the focus to college pitching coaches who have strong analytical backgrounds. The Yankees contacted David Cone and interviewed him late last week at Yankee Stadium for the position. “It was all good. I’m thankful for…

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MLBPA launching investigation after Braves GM’s statement suggests collusion

MLBPA launching investigation after Braves GM’s statement suggests collusion MLBPA executive director Tony Clark announced on Wednesday that his organization is launching an investigation into statements made by Atlanta Braves general manager Alex Anthopoulos this week regarding free agency. Per the MLBPA statement, Anthopoulos told reporters that he had been in contact with other teams…

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Job Posting: Cubs Amateur Scouting Analyst, Research & Development

Job Posting: Cubs Amateur Scouting Analyst, Research & Development Job Title: Amateur Scouting Analyst, Research & Development Department: Baseball Operations Role: The Chicago Cubs are seeking an amateur scouting analyst to join the Research and Development group in Baseball Operations. This role will focus on providing data-driven support to the Chicago Cubs’ amateur scouting department…

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