Ambassadors for Change: Jacqueline Holm

Ambassadors for Change: Jacqueline Holm Ambassadors of Change spotlights the people, programs and stories that champion diversity and inclusion and advance the mission of Minor League Baseball’s diversity initiative. This week we profile Quad Cities general manager Jacqueline Holm. Source: https://www.milb.com/news/article.jsp?ymd=20190509&content_id=306912086&fext=.jsp&vkey=news_milb&sid=milb

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Let’s Freak Out About Vladimir Guerrero, Jr.

Let’s Freak Out About Vladimir Guerrero, Jr. Big expectations — and building anticipation — can bring out the need for immediate results. Vladimir Guerrero, Jr. had humongous expectations given his lineage, his prospect status, and the utter destruction he wrought on minor league pitching. His name made him known earlier than other prospects without Hall…

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Eyewitness Accounts: May 9, 2019

Eyewitness Accounts: May 9, 2019 Justin Dunn Mason Feole Leonardo Rivas Vidal Brujan Jarred Kelenic Justin Dunn Born: 09/22/1995 (Age: 23) Bats: Right Throws: Right Height: 6′ 2″ Weight: 185 Mechanics High leg kick that rotates around to a medium stride towards home plate. Generates power with hip turn & rotation around the pivot foot.…

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Short Relief: Words Provided and Obscured

Short Relief: Words Provided and Obscured I’ve long thought that a decent amount of baseball’s charm stems simply from the fact that the shape of the field is unique, rhizomatic. And it’s strange, really: one might point to the fact that nearly every other “modern” team sport takes place in the same rectangular dimensions, featuring…

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