Sunday Notes: Kieran Lovegrove is Loquacious (and Available)

Sunday Notes: Kieran Lovegrove is Loquacious (and Available) Kieran Lovegrove is among the plurality of players currently available in the minor league free-agent market. That should change in the not-too-distant future. The 24-year-old right-hander throws gas, and while his location is sometimes scattershot, he’s moving in the right direction. Six years after being drafted by…

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MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies ‘Expecting to Spend Money’ in Pursuit of Bryce Harper, Manny Machado

MLB Trade Rumors: Phillies ‘Expecting to Spend Money’ in Pursuit of Bryce Harper, Manny Machado First task of the Phillies negotiators: making sure that Harper and Machado have no knowledge whatsoever about the nature of Phillies fans. Source: http://www.baseballthinkfactory.org/newsstand/discussion/mlb_trade_rumors_phillies_expecting_to_spend_money_in_pursuit_of_bryce_harp

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Braves’ Braxton Davidson hits walk-off home run in AFL championship, appears to break foot on way to plate

Braves’ Braxton Davidson hits walk-off home run in AFL championship, appears to break foot on way to plate Major League Baseball’s Arizona Fall League held its championship game on Saturday in Scottsdale, Arizona. Atlanta Braves prospect Braxton Davidson hit a walk-off home run to give the Peoria Javelinas a 3-2 win over the Salt River…

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Report: Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen to Undergo Heart Surgery, Expected to Return for Spring Training

Report: Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen to Undergo Heart Surgery, Expected to Return for Spring Training Dodgers closer Kenley Jansen will undergo heart surgery on Nov. 26 and is expected to be fully recovered prior to spring training, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. Jansen announced the upcoming surgery on Friday at the Dodgers’ annual Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway.…

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Disney and baseball

Disney and baseball Today Mickey Mouse celebrates its 90th birthday. The most famous mouse in the world appeared in its first cartoon named “Steamboat Willy”. You may wonder “What on earth does this have to do with baseball?” Well, more than you might think. Steamboat Willy was the start of something that would become a…

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