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New York Post
Harsh Terry Collins: We thought Kevin Plawecki could hithard, but right at Braves second baseman Kelly Johnson. Plawecki has been worki
Harsh Terry Collins: We thought Kevin Plawecki could hit
New York Post / Posted 7 hours ago
hard, but right at Braves second baseman Kelly Johnson. Plawecki has been working on his fundamentals with hitting coach Kevin Long. “I feel like I’ve shown what I can do. It’s just a matter of getting a couple of things to fall in here and... Read more
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New York Post
Behind David Wright’s tweaked, homer-hitting new swingmade to his game and his body just for him to play. One of the biggest changes
Behind David Wright’s tweaked, homer-hitting new swing
New York Post / Posted yesterday
made to his game and his body just for him to play. One of the biggest changes came recently when Wright and hitting coach Kevin Long decided to get rid of the big leg kick Wright was using this year. Wright has moved to a much simpler quick turn... Read more
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RTE News
Irish Abroad: Injury fears ease for Martin O'NeillPaul McShane (Reading), Alex Pearce (Bristol City), Derrick Williams (Bristol C
Irish Abroad: Injury fears ease for Martin O'Neill
RTE News / Posted 2 days ago
Paul McShane (Reading), Alex Pearce (Bristol City), Derrick Williams (Bristol City), Shane Duffy (Blackburn Rovers), Kevin Long (MK Dons), Greg Cunningham (Preston) Midfielders (7): Lee Frecklington (Rotherham United), Darren Potter (MK... Read more
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New York Post
Michael Conforto: the Mets’ slugging answer to Bryce Harpertheir own young slugger in Magic Michael Conforto. Conforto and Harper are bot
Michael Conforto: the Mets’ slugging answer to Bryce Harper
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
their own young slugger in Magic Michael Conforto. Conforto and Harper are both 23. Just listen to what hitting coach Kevin Long told The Post on Saturday as the Mets won their eighth straight, slugging past the Giants, 6-5. “We have the... Read more
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Times News
Lehighton UVO cuts back on Memorial Day servicesyears. Every cemetery will still get military honors. “There are a number of
Lehighton UVO cuts back on Memorial Day services
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
years. Every cemetery will still get military honors. “There are a number of factors that play into it,” said Kevin Long, of the Lehighton UVO. “A lot of our longtime members are either deceased or just can’t do it anymore. Through... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Witches thrashed as King pulls out of meeting with injury Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins, talks to Kevin Long Ipswich Witches we
Witches thrashed as King pulls out of meeting with injury
Ipswich Star / Posted 5 days ago
Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins, talks to Kevin Long Ipswich Witches were left searching for their first Premier League point of the season after Somerset completed a quick-fire double... Read more
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The Washington Times
Daniel Murphy’s approach at plate carrying over following hot postseasonanomaly Aledmys Diaz, who is hitting an otherworldly .468, is ahead of him. On
Daniel Murphy’s approach at plate carrying over following hot postseason
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
anomaly Aledmys Diaz, who is hitting an otherworldly .468, is ahead of him. On the advice of New York Mets hitting coach Kevin Long, Murphy moved closer to the plate in 2015. Once Murphy found comfort with the change — he doesn’t have a precise... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Cespedes' pinch-hit HR helps Mets rally past Reds, 4-3,you’ve got to be special, just believe in yourself 100 percent and he does,” Co
Cespedes' pinch-hit HR helps Mets rally past Reds, 4-3,
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 7 days ago
you’ve got to be special, just believe in yourself 100 percent and he does,” Collins said. “I asked [hitting coach] Kevin Long in about the fifth inning, make sure he’s going to be able to hit tonight. He said, ‘Yeah, he’s going to be able... Read more
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ESPN
Mets starter Noah Syndergaard is a must-watch attractionGranderson said. "I was like, 'Oh man, he's starting to get tired. His velocity
Mets starter Noah Syndergaard is a must-watch attraction
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
Granderson said. "I was like, 'Oh man, he's starting to get tired. His velocity's dropped to 95.' Then [hitting coach] Kevin Long, without me even asking, said, 'He's throwing 95 mile-an-hour sliders.' And I was like, 'Wow. So that's why those... Read more
9d
RTE News
Irish Abroad: Long nets for Saints as Euros loomTown) Unused substitutes (6): Jack Bonham (Brentford), Paddy Kenny (Rotherham
Irish Abroad: Long nets for Saints as Euros loom
RTE News / Posted 9 days ago
Town) Unused substitutes (6): Jack Bonham (Brentford), Paddy Kenny (Rotherham United), Shane Duffy (Blackburn Rovers), Kevin Long (MK Dons), Paul Green (Rotherham United), Josh Barrett (Reading) James McCarthy and Darron Gibson both started in... Read more
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New York Post
‘Special’ Michael Conforto is honing a hitter’s lost artwith the departure of Daniel Murphy to Washington. “Batting third is something
‘Special’ Michael Conforto is honing a hitter’s lost art
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
with the departure of Daniel Murphy to Washington. “Batting third is something he has done his whole life,’’ hitting coach Kevin Long said of Conforto. “He’s home. And he’s ready for it. It’s a very good spot for him.’’ “Michael is well thought... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh baseball team sweeps Saturday doubleheader from LafayetteLeary said. "We talked about it. We said how important it is to win that first
Lehigh baseball team sweeps Saturday doubleheader from Lafayette
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
Leary said. "We talked about it. We said how important it is to win that first game. That's why we shifted [pitcher] Kevin [Long] to Game 1 and said, 'You've been in that spot before. You've won that game for us before.' "We really wanted to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Lehigh baseball sweeps Lafayetteto 13-24 overall and 6-8 in league action. “The seniors absolutely stepped for
Lehigh baseball sweeps Lafayette
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
to 13-24 overall and 6-8 in league action. “The seniors absolutely stepped forward today,” said head coach Sean Leary. “Kevin Long and Kevin Boswick set the tone in game one and then Mike Garzillo came up with the big hit. In game two, Mackey... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Still plenty to ride for as the Witches host Sheffield Presenter Kevin Long interviews Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins in the r
Still plenty to ride for as the Witches host Sheffield
Ipswich Star / Posted 12 days ago
Presenter Kevin Long interviews Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins in the rain, after the Ipswich V Sheffield (League Cup) meeting at Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK had been postponed... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich Witches travel to Sheffield Tigers tonight Presenter Kevin Long interviews Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins in the r
Ipswich Witches travel to Sheffield Tigers tonight
Ipswich Star / Posted 13 days ago
Presenter Kevin Long interviews Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins in the rain, after the Ipswich V Sheffield (League Cup) meeting at Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK had been postponed on... Read more
16d
RTE News
Irish Abroad: Logan's heroics on his Hibs debut(Preston) Unused substitutes (10): Jack Bonham (Brentford), Paddy Kenny (Rothe
Irish Abroad: Logan's heroics on his Hibs debut
RTE News / Posted 16 days ago
(Preston) Unused substitutes (10): Jack Bonham (Brentford), Paddy Kenny (Rotherham United), Alex Pearce (Bristol City), Kevin Long (MK Dons), Stephen Gleeson (Birmingham City), Paul Green (Rotherham United), Adam McDonnell (Ipswich Town), Josh... Read more
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The Morning Call
KISS ticket sales at Allentown Fair draws line longtime fans looking to 'rock 'n' roll all night'listening to KISS in “middle school – or elementary school,” said this will be
KISS ticket sales at Allentown Fair draws line longtime fans looking to 'rock 'n' roll all night'
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
listening to KISS in “middle school – or elementary school,” said this will be the first time he has seen the group live. Kevin Long of Lebanon, Lebanon County, who arrived at the fairgrounds about 4 a.m. and was second in line with his brother,... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ritchie Hawkins insists it’s still early days for Ipswich Witches Presenter Kevin Long interviews Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins in the r
Ritchie Hawkins insists it’s still early days for Ipswich Witches
Ipswich Star / Posted 21 days ago
Presenter Kevin Long interviews Witches team manager Ritchie Hawkins in the rain, after the Ipswich V Sheffield (League Cup) meeting at Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK had been... Read more
22d
Bleacher Report
Murphy Showing Signs His Epic 2015 Postseason Was No Mirageextent he racked up a .290 average between 2008 and 2014, but it was a soft .29
Murphy Showing Signs His Epic 2015 Postseason Was No Mirage
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
extent he racked up a .290 average between 2008 and 2014, but it was a soft .290. As Kepler noted, new Mets hitting coach Kevin Long had other ideas for Murphy. He believed Murphy had more power he could tap into, and urged him to give it a try by... Read more
22d
New York Post
Scout calls for Steven Matz demotion as Collins’ worries growbut the Mets love their hitters to take pitches. That is important in their sch
Scout calls for Steven Matz demotion as Collins’ worries grow
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
but the Mets love their hitters to take pitches. That is important in their scheme. Duda has just two RBIs. Hitting coach Kevin Long told The Post that Duda will break out, he guarantees it. “He’s going to kill it,’’ Long insisted. The Mets will... Read more
23d
TykesMAD
Barnsley v Oldham AthleticMatch Preview Last time out - Barnsley Team: 21/11/15 Oldham (Mark Yeates 78)
Barnsley v Oldham Athletic
TykesMAD / Posted 23 days ago
Match Preview Last time out - Barnsley Team: 21/11/15 Oldham (Mark Yeates 78) 1-2 Barnsley (Conor Hourihane 30, Kevin Long 89) (League One) 14/3/15 Oldham (Mike Jones 42) 1-3 Barnsley (Lewin Nyatanga 33,70, Conor Hourihane 39) (League... Read more
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23d
RTE News
Irish Abroad: Long stars as Judge is ruled outJack Bonham (Brentford), Paddy Kenny (Rotherham United), Stephen Henderson (Cha
Irish Abroad: Long stars as Judge is ruled out
RTE News / Posted 23 days ago
Jack Bonham (Brentford), Paddy Kenny (Rotherham United), Stephen Henderson (Charlton Athletic), Alex Pearce (Bristol City), Kevin Long (MK Dons), David Meyler (Hull City), Alan Browne (Preston), Goals (1): Leon Best (Rotherham United) PREMIER... Read more
30d
RTE News
Irish Abroad: More plaudits for Westwood(Rotherham United), Joe Murphy (Huddersfield Town), Stephen Henderson (Charlton
Irish Abroad: More plaudits for Westwood
RTE News / Posted 30 days ago
(Rotherham United), Joe Murphy (Huddersfield Town), Stephen Henderson (Charlton Athletic), Cyrus Christie (Derby County), Kevin Long (MK Dons), Kevin Foley (Ipswich Town), David Meyler (Hull City), Samir Carruthers (MK Dons), Eoin Doyle... Read more
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New York Post
How NL-champion Mets actually get better: the 3 wild cardspitchers. “[Conforto’s] swing is so simple that I don’t think there is a quest
How NL-champion Mets actually get better: the 3 wild cards
New York Post / Posted a month ago
pitchers. “[Conforto’s] swing is so simple that I don’t think there is a question he will hit lefties,” Mets hitting coach Kevin Long said. “He made adjustments and made them quick last year. They started pitching him in and he started to do damage... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Barnsley's route to Wembley in the JPTeffort saved. But Adam Davies turned the game with two superb dives to his rig
Barnsley's route to Wembley in the JPT
Oxford Mail / Posted a month ago
effort saved. But Adam Davies turned the game with two superb dives to his right at full-stretch to keep out Fleetwood’s next two penalties. Hammill then joined Kevin Long, Hourihane and Winnall in scoring from the spot to send the Reds to Wemb... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Muncy’s Ebner tosses one-hit shutout7, Lehigh 5 Lehigh000 000 5 - 5 10 2 Bucknell111 310 x - 7 8 1 Andrew Andrey
Muncy’s Ebner tosses one-hit shutout
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted a month ago
7, Lehigh 5 Lehigh000 000 5 - 5 10 2 Bucknell111 310 x - 7 8 1 Andrew Andreychik, Jeff Gottesman (7) and Jon Mayer. Kevin Long, Anthony Morrone (5) and John Scarr. W - Andreychik (3-2). L - Castellani (3-3). Top Lehigh hitters: Connor... Read more
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Fulham FC
MK Dons Factfileyards.Team news Kyle McFadzean was sent off in the Seagulls defeat so will mis
MK Dons Factfile
Fulham FC / Posted 1 months ago
yards.Team news Kyle McFadzean was sent off in the Seagulls defeat so will miss the trip to SW6. Expect new loan signing Kevin Long to replace him at the heart of the defence following his temporary switch from Burnley. Goalkeeper David Martin... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Mets first baseman moves on from throwhave registered another 30-homer season had he not landed on the disabled list
Mets first baseman moves on from throw
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
have registered another 30-homer season had he not landed on the disabled list in August with a back injury. Hitting coach Kevin Long is working with Duda to achieve consistency. "We’re going to try to attack it. Day in and day out [to] try to be... Read more

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