BENCOMO HAS TWO CHANCES TO SHINE IN 2017

BENCOMO HAS TWO CHANCES TO SHINE IN 2017

Omar Bencomo turned 28 a few days ago so the Venezuelan-born pitcher knows it is time to make his move if he is to break into the major leagues.  The good thing is the onetime Wichita and Laredo righty has two opportunities coming up to prove himself. He has changed organizations, joining Miami as a […]

AA PLAYERS REPRESENT 9 COUNTRIES IN WBC

AA PLAYERS REPRESENT 9 COUNTRIES IN WBC

With rosters for the 2017 World Baseball Classic unveiled this week, former and present American Association players will represent nine different countries at this year’s tournament. The Netherlands leads the way with six players, five of whom are on the Lincoln Saltdogs’ 2017 roster. The fourth WBC begins March 6 with games in Seoul, Tokyo, […]

UMPIRE TEAGUE GETS FULL SPRING TRAINING SLATE

UMPIRE TEAGUE GETS FULL SPRING TRAINING SLATE

Independent Baseball Chatter – by Bob Wirz One American Association graduate has been assured of a full major league spring training, and does not even have to worry about how well he will hit or if his control will be sharp. Along with 15 players from the league who have earned spots in major league […]