Monthly Archives: June 2012

“Just A Minor Perspective: Through the Eyes of a Minor League Rookie” – By Eric Pettis: Guest MLB Blog

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Saturday June 30th, 2012 “JUST A MINOR PERSPECTIVE:  THROUGH THE EYES OF A MINOR LEAGUE ROOKIE” –  BY ERIC PETTIS MLB reports:  We are very fortunate today to have Phillies minor league pitcher and published…

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Carlos Gonzalez on the Trade Block? Buyer Beware! Part 1 of 3 On Coors Field Effect

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Wednesday June 27th, 2012 Jonathan Hacohen:  With the mid-season classic almost upon us, trade talks are also starting to heat up. It seems that every year, that the trade climate rises as the temperature outside…

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Paul Konerko is Playing Like An MVP in 2012

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Wednesday June.20/2012 Paul Konerko is having his best season ever so far, can he keep his White Sox in contention all year and challenge for the batting title? Photo courtesy of beyonderstv.com Chuck Booth (Lead…

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“Bill Veeck: Baseball’s Greatest Maverick” – By Paul Dickson: Baseball Book Review

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Wednesday June 20th, 2012 “BILL VEECK:  BASEBALL’S GREATEST MAVERICK” –  BY PAUL DICKSON (Walker & Company:  2012) MLB reports – Jonathan Hacohen:  In the continuation search of the best baseball books in the market, I…

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Stat of the Week: Will Extra Base Hits Help Punch Tickets to BBHOF?

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Monday June.18/2012 Alex Rodriguez leads the list of active players and is already 10th All-time for XBH. If Rodriguez can hit 308 XBH before he retires, he will pass Hank Aaron for 1st overall. –Photo…

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Sports Swag: Baseball Clothing Brand Review

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Saturday June 16th, 2012 MLB reports – Jonathan Hacohen:  Greetings baseball shoppers! As I sit in anticipation of receiving my Mike Napoli red Texas jersey-t in the mail and ready to talk baseball gear, I…

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The Jose Altuve Phenomenon

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Friday June.15/2012 Jose Altuve is listed as 5 foot five although he may be even shorter than that. His lethal swings have created a new metric measurement based on his height called an ‘Altuve.’ Everyone…

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The Yankees Should sign Vlad Guerrero

Originally posted on MLB Reports:
Wednesday June.13, 2012 Chuck Booth (Lead Baseball Writer and @chuckbooth3024 on twitter)- The events that happened yesterday with the Blue Jays and Vlad Guerrero are strange and totally warranted for further review.  In my opinion,…

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Top Ten Stat of the Week: HRs per AB Career (Active)

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Monday June.11, 2012 Russell Branyan has raw power and was never given a chance to play full time despite ranking 6th amongst active players in HRs per AB. Photo courtesy of seattlesportscentral.com Chuck Booth (Lead…

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Passing of the Torch as The Greatest Player in The MLB: From Pujols to Hamilton

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Wednesday June.6, 2012 Josh Hamilton is on pace for 64 HRs and 177 RBI in 2012 with a .345 AVG. He has taken over as the best player in MLB from Albert Pujols -Photo Courtesy…

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