Mike Elias Discusses Orioles’ Deadline Approach, Organizational Progress

Mike Elias Discusses Orioles’ Deadline Approach, Organizational Progress Rookie Orioles GM Mike Elias held a long and interesting chat with Dan Connolly of The Athletic (subscription link), touching upon a host of topics of interest to the broader player market. The full interview transcript is essential reading for fans of the Baltimore organization, in particular,…

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Eric Sogard: Face Of MLB [Trade Deadline]?

Eric Sogard: Face Of MLB [Trade Deadline]? You remember Eric Sogard. He once rode his rec spec-chic good looks and charmingly scrappy play to internet stardom, nearly winning the memorable “Face of MLB” contest through a thrilling hijacking effort launched by the crafty A’s faithful. The good times didn’t last in Oakland. Sogard was a solid contributor…

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Extra Innings (1978)

Extra Innings (1978) Jim Bouton, former sportscaster, former actor, former author, former 20-game winner for the New York Yankees, arrives at his usual post at the edge of the bleachers’ behind the Richmond dugout. He can’t go on the field and he’s not willing to sit in the stands, so he loiters around the hot…

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