MARCH 1: MICKEY MANTLE RETIRES

MARCH 1: MICKEY MANTLE RETIRES MARCH 1, 1969 | FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA – A sports icon of the 1950’s and 60’s retired on this date.  Mickey Mantle made the announcement at the spring training home of the New York Yankees, ending an 18-year career. It’s remarkable it lasted that long considering “Mick” endured a variety of injuries, mostly…

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Driveline Baseball Podcast- EP. 17

Driveline Baseball Podcast- EP. 17 Driveline Baseball Podcast Episode 17 Driveline Baseball Podcast Episode 17: On this episode of the Driveline Baseball Podcast Mike and Kyle recap the recent trip our staff took to Utah State to work with Barton Smith (@NotRealCertain on Twitter) to do some research on fastball movement. To learn more about the…

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Top 30 Prospects: Oakland Athletics

Top 30 Prospects: Oakland Athletics Below is an analysis of the prospects in the farm system of the Oakland Athletics. Scouting reports are compiled with information provided by industry sources as well as from our own (both Eric Longenhagen’s and Kiley McDaniel’s) observations. For more information on the 20-80 scouting scale by which all of…

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