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Baltimore Sun
Orioles acquire outfielder Jaycob Brugman in trade with A'sin mid-August, but he didn’t return to the majors when rosters expanded in Sept
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 hours ago
in mid-August, but he didn’t return to the majors when rosters expanded in September. He didn’t hit well playing in the Arizona Fall League, posting a .182/.341/.242 slash line despite posting a 19.5 percent walk rate. Brugman was designated... Read more
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Times Leader
Yankees add SWB RailRiders Gleyber Torres and Billy McKinney to 40-man rosterteam’s Opening Day roster this spring — a move that wouldn’t surprise Pedrique
Times Leader / Posted 2 days ago
team’s Opening Day roster this spring — a move that wouldn’t surprise Pedrique — and McKinney took on first base during the Arizona Fall League. Abreu had an impressive AFL season himself. The flamethrower made six starts and finished with a 1-2... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Rays agonize over which prospects to protect on 40-man rosterright-hander who battled back after missing two-plus seasons with arm issues to
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
right-hander who battled back after missing two-plus seasons with arm issues to make an impressive minor-league and Arizona Fall League showing. Others could be lefties Travis Ott and Kyle Bird. "A lot of that came down to the depth in... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Cubs add pitching prospects Adbert Alzolay, Oscar De La Cruz to 40-man rosteralso added infielder David Bote, who batted .333 with four home runs, 14 RBIs a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
also added infielder David Bote, who batted .333 with four home runs, 14 RBIs and a .395 on-base percentage for Mesa in the Arizona Fall League. Alzolay was second and De La Cruz sixth in Baseball America’s ranking of the Cubs’ best... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Jansen, Tellez among players added to Blue Jays' 40-man rosterwith double-A New Hampshire in 2016 and allowed only one unearned run in 10 shu
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
with double-A New Hampshire in 2016 and allowed only one unearned run in 10 shutout innings over eight appearances in the Arizona Fall League. Romano, from Markham, Ont., logged a career-high 138 innings over 28 games, 26 starts at single-A... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles add pitchers Hunter Harvey and David Hess and catcher Austin Wynns to 40-man rostertwo teams and playing all four infield positions plus right field, and had nine
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
two teams and playing all four infield positions plus right field, and had nine extra-base hits while batting .317 in the Arizona Fall League. Gonzalez, a 25-year-old left-hander, broke out as a reliever this year with a fastball that runs up to... Read more
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New York Daily News
Luis Guillorme likely among Mets protected from Rule 5 draftlisted as standing at 5-foot-9, seemingly would be among the players teams woul
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
listed as standing at 5-foot-9, seemingly would be among the players teams would be curious about. He was just named to the Arizona Fall League All-Star team and was considered the best defender in that league this year. He hit .283 with 43 RBIs, a... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Sports on TV, what's happening locally for Saturday, Nov. 18Cup Series practice; Homestead 3:30 p.m., NBCSN/1150 AM/93.5 FM, Xfinity Serie
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 5 days ago
Cup Series practice; Homestead 3:30 p.m., NBCSN/1150 AM/93.5 FM, Xfinity Series race; Homestead BASEBALL 3 p.m., MLB, Arizona Fall League championship game COLLEGE FOOTBALL Noon, WRBW, The Citadel at Clemson Noon, ESPN, Texas at W.... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Yankees manager search: Candidates, rumors, updates | Aaron Boone interviewsin the organization. An 18-year big-leaguer, Bell is the Yankees' manager at Hi
Staten Island Advance / Posted 5 days ago
in the organization. An 18-year big-leaguer, Bell is the Yankees' manager at High-A Tampa and currently is guiding the Arizona Fall League team. Yes, John "Flash" Flaherty, the former Yankee catcher turned YES Network analyst. If his work in... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Blue Jays have tough calls to make on Rule 5 eligible playersshoulder surgeries and was limited to 19 games and 162 innings behind the plate
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
shoulder surgeries and was limited to 19 games and 162 innings behind the plate at single-A Dunedin before heading to the Arizona Fall League. While his bat is advanced, the Blue Jays could gamble that no team will want to devote a major-league... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles prospects wrap up Arizona Fall League having accomplished their goalsRare is the three-time participant in the Arizona Fall League, as the showcase
Baltimore Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Rare is the three-time participant in the Arizona Fall League, as the showcase circuit's participants usually find their way into the majors before long. But rare is the path and promise of Orioles left-hander Tanner Scott, who along with the club's... Read more
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Times Leader
SWB RailRiders manager Al Pedrique waiting to hear from YankeesPedrique believes Billy McKinney increased his chances of making the big league
Times Leader / Posted 7 days ago
Pedrique believes Billy McKinney increased his chances of making the big leagues with New York by playing first base in the Arizona Fall League. There are already six outfielders on the Yankees’ 40-man roster and three of them are 25 and younger.... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Astros have decision to make on prospect Ramon Laureanohis 2016, when he batted .319 with a .955 OPS across two levels and capped it o
Houston Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
his 2016, when he batted .319 with a .955 OPS across two levels and capped it off with an impressive 12-game stint in the Arizona Fall League. "He fell off a little bit, and I think it's going to be a challenge to him and to our player... Read more
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TSN
GM Meetings Day 3: Atkins mum on Cain, feels good about work accomplishedin order to get things moving in time for the 2018 season. Pitch clocks seem t
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
in order to get things moving in time for the 2018 season. Pitch clocks seem to be inevitable, and they were tested in the Arizona Fall League this year, just as replay was before it was instituted. Limits on mound visits and split screens to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astros have decision to make on prospect Ramon Laureanohis 2016, when he batted .319 with a .955 OPS across two levels and capped it o
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
his 2016, when he batted .319 with a .955 OPS across two levels and capped it off with an impressive 12-game stint in the Arizona Fall League. "He fell off a little bit, and I think it's going to be a challenge to him and to our player... Read more
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TSN
GM Meetings Day 2: Jays’ interest in Cain makes perfect senseGM did spend a few minutes talking up prospect Austin Riley, a 20-year-old thir
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
GM did spend a few minutes talking up prospect Austin Riley, a 20-year-old third baseman who’s getting rave reviews in the Arizona Fall League. … Shortly after reports emerged Tuesday that Giancarlo Stanton wouldn’t approve a trade to the Boston... Read more
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TSN
Ten questions heading into MLB GM meetingsto reverse that. They’ll talk about everything from limiting trips to the moun
TSN / Posted 9 days ago
to reverse that. They’ll talk about everything from limiting trips to the mound to pitch clocks, which were tested in the Arizona Fall League, the same way replay was before it was implemented. Commissioner Rob Manfred will address these issues... Read more
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New York Post
Injury scare for one of the Yankees’ top prospectsJustus Sheffield, one of the Yankees’ top pitching prospects, left his start Sa
New York Post / Posted 11 days ago
Justus Sheffield, one of the Yankees’ top pitching prospects, left his start Saturday in the Arizona Fall League after taking a comebacker off his left leg while pitching for Scottsdale. The 21-year-old lefty threw a few warmup pitches off the mound... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles organizational depth report: Tanner Scott makes big leap to lead class of relievers into 2018Gonzalez. He's old for the level at 25, but runs his fastball up to 94 mph and
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Gonzalez. He's old for the level at 25, but runs his fastball up to 94 mph and hasn't allowed a run in 6 1/3 innings in the Arizona Fall League. Steven Klimek and Tyler Erwin each had strong seasons for Low-A Delmarva, and in Short-A Aberdeen, the... Read more
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TSN
Halladay's outlook on life should be emulatednews of Halladay being killed when his single-engine plane, one he had just pur
TSN / Posted 15 days ago
news of Halladay being killed when his single-engine plane, one he had just purchased last month, filtered through the Arizona Fall League game I was at Tuesday afternoon, stunned reactions followed. Ken Huckaby caught Halladay during the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Royals promote from within to finalize coaching staffHe made his managerial debut with Kane County in 2011, before managing at Wilmi
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 15 days ago
He made his managerial debut with Kane County in 2011, before managing at Wilmington from 2012-13. He also managed in the Arizona Fall League in 2014, leading Peoria to the championship game. Wilson was a 44th-round pick of the New York Mets in... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles organizational depth report: Pitching-heavy draft classes leave low minors full of promising startersto make a lower-half adjustment, which worked wonders. He had a 2.97 ERA from t
Baltimore Sun / Posted 15 days ago
to make a lower-half adjustment, which worked wonders. He had a 2.97 ERA from that point on and is currently shining in the Arizona Fall League, where he's struck out 12 in 12 1/3 innings while allowing two runs with a 0.73 WHIP. The Frederick... Read more
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TSN
Dunedin hitting coach wowed by Guerrero Jr. and BichetteHart believes they’re more than ready for the aggressive assignment. “I hope n
TSN / Posted 16 days ago
Hart believes they’re more than ready for the aggressive assignment. “I hope not,” Hart, who’s currently coaching in the Arizona Fall League, said when asked if he thinks he’ll see the pair back in Dunedin for what would likely be a short stint... Read more
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TSN
Jays reliever Case capitalizing on opportunitydidn’t even show up to the park,” said Case, taking in the pre-game surrounding
TSN / Posted 17 days ago
didn’t even show up to the park,” said Case, taking in the pre-game surroundings from the Scottsdale Stadium dugout in the Arizona Fall League. “My dad, he went to the drug store and got me everything, and I woke up and he said, ‘How are you... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Estevan Florial, other Yankees wowing scout in Arizona Fall LeagueRandy Miller | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com A veteran scout who has been in Ari
Staten Island Advance / Posted 17 days ago
Randy Miller | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com A veteran scout who has been in Arizona making reports on Arizona Fall League players has been very impressed with the eight Yankees participating. Three of the Yankees' best prospects are playing fall... Read more
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TSN
Naylor begins to harness potential in Arizona Fall Leagueshaking their heads when he sauntered away from the plate. Naylor made an impr
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
shaking their heads when he sauntered away from the plate. Naylor made an impression in the game, too. The best the Arizona Fall League has to offer was on display in the showcase, and Naylor was one of the stars, tripling down the right... Read more
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TSN
10 Arizona Fall League names who could have MLB impact in 2018Contreras. Last year, it was Cody Bellinger. Those three names are just a tin
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
Contreras. Last year, it was Cody Bellinger. Those three names are just a tiny sample of proof that someone from the Arizona Fall League Fall Stars Game is bound to arrive in the majors the following year and make an impact. Saturday’s 12th... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
New York Yankees 6 most intriguing possible Yankees managerial candidatesafter managing the Class-A Tampa Yankees in 2017. Has supporters in the organiz
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 days ago
after managing the Class-A Tampa Yankees in 2017. Has supporters in the organization and is currently leading the Yankees' Arizona Fall League team. Played parts of 18 years in the majors. Has experience as a big league hitting coach (Pirates) and... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Marlins won't bring Ichiro back for 2018; team makes another Yankees hireto that, Svihlik was with the Yankees for 14 years as a scout and national cros
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
to that, Svihlik was with the Yankees for 14 years as a scout and national cross-checker. Del Pozo, 25, is pitching in the Arizona Fall League after getting into only 22 games for four Marlins affiliates, for which he had a 0.70 ERA and more than a... Read more
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TSN
Gurriel Jr. rode highs, lows of brother’s World Series chasePeoria with some extra hop in his step. It had nothing to do with playing his
TSN / Posted 19 days ago
Peoria with some extra hop in his step. It had nothing to do with playing his 15th game for the Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League on Thursday in Scottsdale. Gurriel Jr., has obviously been keeping close tabs on the highs and lows of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
White Sox decline option on veteran catcher Geovany Sotoreliever Zach Putman were reinstated from the 60-day disabled list. Tilson rece
Chicago Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
reliever Zach Putman were reinstated from the 60-day disabled list. Tilson recently joined the Glendale Devil Dogs of the Arizona Fall League where he is hitless in 10 at-bats over three games. The moves left the Sox with 34 players on their... Read more
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TSN
Future Watch: Arizona Fall League editionSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Born in 1992, the Arizona Fall League is already halfway th
TSN / Posted 20 days ago
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - Born in 1992, the Arizona Fall League is already halfway through its 26th season. The annual desert developmental circuit has seen a who’s who of baseball stars come through over the years, and this year will be no exception. On... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles organizational depth report: Few promising reinforcements up the middle behind Schoop, Beckhamhimself to be a good runner and one of the organization's best athletes and ear
Baltimore Sun / Posted 20 days ago
himself to be a good runner and one of the organization's best athletes and earning a trip to showcase himself in the Arizona Fall League. Wilkerson is limited by the fact that he doesn't project to play shortstop at the major league level — a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles organizational depth report: Mountcastle, Reyes the top corner infield prospectsOPS, 18 home runs and 48 doubles between High-A Frederick and Double-A Bowie. O
Baltimore Sun / Posted 21 days ago
OPS, 18 home runs and 48 doubles between High-A Frederick and Double-A Bowie. On Tuesday, he hit his third home run in the Arizona Fall League. While early indications are Mountcastle might not be a third baseman long term — making any thought... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles organizational depth report: With or without Castillo, catcher a stable positionevery day will be a big benefit to Sisco when he's in the majors. Behind him a
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
every day will be a big benefit to Sisco when he's in the majors. Behind him at Double-A was Austin Wynns, who went to the Arizona Fall League last year after a strong season and hit .281 with 10 home runs and a .796 OPS at Bowie in 2017. Wynns,... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Ryan Mountcastle, Tanner Scott chosen for Arizona Fall League Fall Stars GameTwo of the Orioles’ top prospects playing in the Arizona Fall League – third ba
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
Two of the Orioles’ top prospects playing in the Arizona Fall League – third baseman Ryan Mountcastle and left-hander Tanner Scott – have been selected to play in this weekend’s Fall Stars Game. Playing for the Salt River Rafters, Mountcastle is... Read more
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New York Post
Masahiro Tanaka’s complicated $67M decision is closing inthe roster, as well as those closing in. Left-hander Justus Sheffield and infi
New York Post / Posted 23 days ago
the roster, as well as those closing in. Left-hander Justus Sheffield and infielder Thairo Estrada were both named to the Arizona Fall League All-Star Game, with outfielder/first baseman Billy McKinney and outfielder Estevan Florial eligible in... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Astros prospects Kyle Tucker, Yordan Alvarez selected for AFL Fall Star's GameOutfielder Kyle Tucker and first baseman/outfielder Yordan Alvarez, the two bes
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
Outfielder Kyle Tucker and first baseman/outfielder Yordan Alvarez, the two best Astros' prospects participating in the Arizona Fall League, were selected as participants in the AFL's annual Fall Stars Game. The game, which will be televised on MLB... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Astros prospects Kyle Tucker, Yordan Alvarez selected for AFL Fall Star's GameOutfielder Kyle Tucker and first baseman/outfielder Yordan Alvarez, the two bes
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
Outfielder Kyle Tucker and first baseman/outfielder Yordan Alvarez, the two best Astros' prospects participating in the Arizona Fall League, were selected as participants in the AFL's annual Fall Stars Game. The game, which will be televised on MLB... Read more
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ajc.com
Braves top prospect Ronald Acuna homers twice in AFL gameKnightsRonald Acuna, pictured here playing for Gwinnett during the 2017 season,
ajc.com / Posted 26 days ago
KnightsRonald Acuna, pictured here playing for Gwinnett during the 2017 season, had two home runs Friday in an Arizona Fall League game. PEORIA, Ariz. – Braves super prospect Ronald Acuna did a lot of exceptional things on his way to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Giants’ Bochy: Analytics did not drive coaching changesTyler Beede, who sustained a serious groin injury at Triple-A Sacramento, was s
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
Tyler Beede, who sustained a serious groin injury at Triple-A Sacramento, was slow to heal, which delayed his Arizona Fall League debut until Tuesday, when he allowed five runs in two innings for the Scottsdale Scorpions. Outfielder... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Late show: MLB postseason games stretch to record lengththey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.” Dodgers backu
The Oakland Press / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.” Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Late show: MLB postseason games stretch to record lengththey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.� Dodgers backu
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.� Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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TribLIVE
Postseason baseball becoming late-night TVthey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.” Dodgers backu
TribLIVE / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.” Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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The Morning Call
Late show: MLB postseason games stretch to record lengththey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backu
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Checking in on Orioles prospects in the Arizona Fall LeagueIt’s two weeks into the Arizona Fall League season, so it’s a good time to get
Baltimore Sun / Posted 29 days ago
It’s two weeks into the Arizona Fall League season, so it’s a good time to get an update on how the Orioles prospects participating are doing playing for the Salt River Rafters. Ryan Mountcastle is coming off his best game of the AFL season on... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Late Show: MLB Postseason Games Stretch To Record Lengththey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.” Dodgers backu
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity.” Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Late show: MLB postseason games stretch to record lengththey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backu
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Late show: MLB postseason games stretch to record lengththey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backu
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Late show: MLB postseason games stretch to record lengththey can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backu
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 29 days ago
they can do that when they might not even have the opportunity." Dodgers backup catcher Kyle Farmer was part of the 2015 Arizona Fall League experiment that limited trips to the mound. While many times the conference is to change signs or go over... Read more
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