When Mariners pitching prospect Willy Kesler was at the University of New Mexico, his pitching coach figured out a unique way to help teach him a lesson.
Pitcher Michael Schlact,26, has re-signed with the Atlantic League Southern Maryland Blue Crabs.
Lisa Fegley of the Palm Beach Cardinals and Jupiter Hammerheads sits down with Norm Coleman for this weeks Women In Baseball interview.
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Brendan Harris (SS – Los Angeles Angels) Harris has been filling in for the Angels while Erick Aybar has battled hamstring issues early on. In just 66 ABs he has provided a .260 AVG with 3 HR and 10 runs scored.
Going 9 Baseball's George Kurtz takes a look at the news and notes around the American League
I learned from a fairly early age that baseball can be pretty unpredictable. When I was very young, I remember watching a game on TV with my father next to me on the couch.
Supply and demand is the most basic of all economic concepts. If there is a shortage of a product, the demand for it will be higher. People will have a greater desire for it. If it’s a product that anyone can acquire with ease, the demand will not be as high. I equate this concept to fantasy baseball, especially the Going 9 NL Only league.
One of the most difficult aspects in analyzing baseball, whether it is for fantasy or real world purposes, is knowing when a slow start is really more than just a temporary issue. Some players are notoriously slow starters.