Another Dutchie heads to Italy

Another Dutchie heads to Italy Last year, Italian clubs Fortitudo Bologna and A.S.D. Rimini surprised the Dutch baseball world by acquiring two players from the Dutch competition for the 2018 season. This year another hoofdklasse player heads South. Jarreau Martina will join Fortitudo Bologna for the 2019 season. After a season of absence due to…

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2019 Conference Previews: ACC

2019 Conference Previews: ACC WHAT’S INCLUDED: • Projected order of finish • Preseason awards • Top Prospects ($) — Top 50 2019 Draft Prospects — Top 50 2020 Draft Prospects • Top 50 Impact Freshmen ($) • Team-by-team breakdowns ($) Projected Standings Bold indicates 2018 regional team, and records are from 2018. Teams are listed in order of projected…

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2019 ZiPS Projections – Detroit Tigers

2019 ZiPS Projections – Detroit Tigers After having typically appeared in the hallowed pages of Baseball Think Factory, Dan Szymborski’s ZiPS projections have now been released at FanGraphs for more than half a decade. The exercise continues this offseason. Below are the projections for the Detroit Tigers. ZiPS Projections 20192018 AL BAL CHW HOU BOS…

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Primer Dugout (and link of the day) 1-28-2019

Primer Dugout (and link of the day) 1-28-2019 Toledo News-Bee, January 28, 1919:Patrons of the Milwaukee club of the American Association conducted a successful campaign to rename the “Brewers,” now that the manufacture of beer, Milwaukee’s leading industry, has practically been buried. The team has been called the “Brewers” since joining the association. The Panthers…

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JAN. 28: CAMPANELLA PARALYZED

JAN. 28: CAMPANELLA PARALYZED THIS STORY TAKES US BACK TO THE EARLY MORNING HOURS OF JANUARY 28, 1958 IN GLEN COVE, NEW YORK- The sports world woke up to sad news on this date in 1958. Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Roy Campanella had just closed his Harlem liquor store. He was driving to his Long Island home.  His…

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