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Former Pitcher Larry Burchart Reminisces

October 9, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The Los Angeles Dodgers really, really wanted collegiate star right-handed pitcher Larry Burchart. In 1967 they took him in the first round of the June phase of the amateur draft. Since he was enrolled at Oklahoma State, he did not sign. This did not deter the Dodgers, who took him again in the third round […]

Presencia de un torpedero. (Presence of a short stop)

June 15, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

El joven campocorto jugaba un poco cargado hacia su izquierda, el roletazo salió incandescente con todas las características de un imparable. Los reflejos lanzaron el guante y toda la humanidad del muchacho hacia las profundidades del hueco, allá donde las telarañas se mezclan con la arena que limita con los primeros matices verdes de la […]

A-OK without A-Rod? Not quite.

August 22, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

The Yankees placed Alex Rodriguez on the 15-day disabled list Saturday. The move is looked at as a precautionary one; the Yankees want to make sure that the injury does not turn into a bigger problem as we approach the playoffs. With a win on Saturday, the Yankees improved to 11-0 when Alex Rodriguez is not […]