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I’m an Observant Fellow, Obviously…

March 27, 2009
I’m an Observant Fellow, Obviously…

You may remember that Brian and I finished the season last year with a meet-up at the Baseball Hall of Fame. Brian had his former boss Tim Wiles take me on an insider's tour of the archives, and I wrote two articles about the fascinating experience. A short one ran on ESPN: the Magazine's website, and I sold a much longer one to Baseball America, which was a real thrill for me. The only...

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How to Work in MiLB

October 3, 2008

The blog Hugging Harold Reynolds is one of the hardest working sites in the 'sphere. They pile on the high-protein content at an amazing rate. Since we are NOT one of the hardest working sites around, we sometimes fail to link their best MiLB-related stuff. Not today. Check out this interview with the Trenton Thunder's PR Director, who talks promotions, good games, and how to break into the biz. The article Keep an eye...

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Minor League President Retires

September 23, 2007
Minor League President Retires

I can't speak for OMDQ, but I didn't even know there was such thing as a President of the Minor Leagues. But there is, and Mike Moore has held the job for an FDR-like sixteen years. The St. Petersburg Times has coverage of his retirement from the post, and tells us all about the way he grew the game: Moore took office when the minors were just coming out of an era of sagging...

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MiLB Records Tracker

Billy Hamilton, Bakersfield Blaze
Current: 131 stolen bases in 109 games (1.20 per game)
Pace: 159 stolen bases in 133 games

Jurickson Profar, Frisco RoughRiders
50 game on-base streak (not on-going)

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