Triple-A homers increased by nearly 60% this season thanks to the juiced baseball

Triple-A homers increased by nearly 60% this season thanks to the juiced baseball Minor league broadcaster and writer Tim Hagerty tweeted last night that the now-concluded Triple-A season absolutely shattered its all-time home run record. Last year there were 3,652 homers in the top minor league. This year: 5,749. The only significant difference between this…

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After four years and a gruesome injury, Nationals reliever Aaron Barrett is returning to the majors

After four years and a gruesome injury, Nationals reliever Aaron Barrett is returning to the majors Aaron Barrett said six months ago that his would be “an amazing comeback story.” The Washington Nationals right-handed reliever has endured the hardest parts of an unbelievable rehab, including one of the most gruesome injuries possible for a pitcher.…

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The View From Behind the Backstop: But It’s Really Hard Not to Play on the One and the Three

The View From Behind the Backstop: But It’s Really Hard Not to Play on the One and the Three The post The View From Behind the Backstop: But It’s Really Hard Not to Play on the One and the Three appeared first on Baseball Prospectus. Source: https://www.baseballprospectus.com/prospects/article/52937/the-view-from-behind-the-backstop-but-its-really-hard-not-to-play-on-the-ones-and-three/

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