Author Archives for Rick Green

6 scariest pitchers to face in MLB

   October 31, 2014 12:32 pm    0

In honor of Halloween, here are the scariest pitchers to face:   6. Craig Kimbrel. The Braves closer is aggressive and throws strikes. Batters just seem to miss. A lot. Your browser does not support iframes.   5. Stephen Strasburg. He was hyped as the Next Big Thing and lived up to it. Your browser…

 

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SeaWolves’ Moya stays hot, crushes two homers in a game

   October 29, 2014 6:12 pm    0

Not long after the Erie SeaWolves’ Steven Moya was named to the Arizona Fall League all-star game, the outfielder smacked two home runs for the Glendale Desert Dogs.   Moya has a .304 average with three homers and 12 RBIs. He has 31 total bases.   He is ranked in the top six in homers,…

 

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6 stats you should know for Game 7 of the World Series

   October 29, 2014 2:02 pm    0

Nothing better than a Game 7.   Here’s what you need to know going into the showdown between the Royals and Giants tonight:   The Giants are 1-5 in Game 7s, and they are 18-17 in elimination playoff games. In 1985, the Royals won Games 6 and 7 at home to win the World Series….

 

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Canseco adds to bizarre past by shooting own hand

   October 29, 2014 1:27 pm    0

When it comes to Jose Canseco and bizarre stories, we shouldn’t be surprised.   So, when news appeared that Canseco accidentally shot his hand, there probably wasn’t much shock in it.   Canseco said he was cleaning his gun when it happened.         There are reports that he could lose a finger….

 

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Instant Reax: Bumgarner brilliant, Giants on cusp of dynasty

   October 26, 2014 11:49 pm    0

Madison Bumgarner: World Series MVP.   How does that sound?   The way the Giants are going, that could be the case as soon as Tuesday after San Francisco shut out the Royals on Sunday night, 5-0.   Bumgarner shut down the Royals, striking out eight in the complete-game effort. He didn’t walk a batter….

 

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Pirates move top prospect to first base in AFL

   October 26, 2014 5:27 pm    0

Let’s face it, the Pirates have had trouble at first base.   Have had it for a long time.   They need a fix.   One solution could be Josh Bell.   The No. 3 prospect was moved to first base for Arizona Fall League action.   He 22-year-old outfielder could be what the Pirates…

 

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Watch it: Breakout LLWS star Davis throws out World Series first pitch

   October 26, 2014 2:47 pm    0

Remember Mo’ne Davis from the Little League World Series? She threw the first pitch before Game 4 of the World Series on Saturday night. Your browser does not support iframes.

 

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Watch it: Statcast breaks down Dyson’s superb defensive play

   October 26, 2014 2:44 pm    0

Jarrod Dyson had the play of the day in the World Series on Saturday. Check it out: Your browser does not support iframes.

 

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