Burdick: Funding stadium with baseball salaries a 'mistake' – KOIN.com

Burdick: Funding stadium with baseball salaries a 'mistake' – KOIN.com

The Portland Diamond Project has an agreement with the Port of Portlatnd to negotiate purchasing its underused Terminal 2 along the Willamette River in northwest Portland for the stadium, Jan. 12, 2019 (Courtesy of Portland Diamond Project) Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. […]

Determined players find new home in local baseball academy – Valley News

Determined players find new home in local baseball academy – Valley News

According to a survey conducted by the Journal of Sports Behavior, 90 percent of the surveyed college players participated in “select ball” in their youth. It seems that to make it to the big leagues, children need to be in nationwide baseball academies to showcase themselves in front of scouts, but parents wonder if this […]

Vanderbilt super fan Bart Leathers will receive Mr. Baseball award posthumously – The Tennessean

Vanderbilt super fan Bart Leathers will receive Mr. Baseball award posthumously – The Tennessean

Local baseball enthusiast Bart Leathers, who died on Dec. 26, will receive the 2019 Mr. Baseball award from the Nashville Old Timers Baseball Association. (Photo: Submitted) Local baseball enthusiast Bart Leathers, who died on Dec. 26, will be named the 2019 Mr. Baseball by the Nashville Old Timers Baseball Association at the organization’s 81st annual banquet on […]

Bolivar returns as Dragons manager for third straight season – Dayton Daily News

Bolivar returns as Dragons manager for third straight season – Dayton Daily News

DAYTON —  Rather than a call-up, Luis Bolivar welcomes another round as the Dayton Dragons manager. The Cincinnati Reds made that official by assigning Bolivar to Dayton for a third consecutive season. The parent club announced all its minor-league managers and coaching staffs on Wednesday. “I’m very excited,” Bolivar said. “I love being here and it’s […]

Ramapo's K.C. Hunt has baseball future, basketball present – NorthJersey.com

Ramapo's K.C. Hunt has baseball future, basketball present – NorthJersey.com

CLOSE KC Hunt of Ramapo High School talks to Darren Cooper about playing basketball even though he is committed to Mississppi State for baseball. Chris Pedota, NorthJersey Basketball player K.C. Hunt of Ramapo is this week’s guest one Holding Court.(Photo: Chris Pedota, NorthJersey.com-USA Today Network) FRANKLIN LAKES — His shirt reads Mississippi State baseball, but […]