The Road to DC: 2nd stop. Rooting for the little guy

After striking out 58 hitters in 35 IP in his first taste of pro ball, Eli Morgan became a guy that I quickly took notice of. The 2017 8th round pick out of Gonzaga has continued to dominate A ball hitters into 2018. Despite the gaudy numbers, Morgan lacks the one number that excites industry …

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Thursday in the Therapy Room: New York State of Mind

Greg Bird looks healthy.  Saw 4 at bats in Extended Spring Training.  He faced 20-year-old RH Albinson Volquez 3x and LH Chase Johnson-Mullins in his final AB.  Volquez got Bird to hit two weak grounders to second in his first 2 ABs before Bird was able to drive a pitch up and away from him …

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Bottom of the 9th Baseball Podcast: Episode 2 – Rays firesale, Honeywell injury, Whitley suspension, and our fave non-roster invitees

Episode 2 Jason Pennini (@jasonpennini) and I discuss the ongoing Rays garage sale in the opening and then move onto the Honeywell injury.  We discuss causes of Tommy John and I elaborate on overuse at a young age and the need for young ball players to play other sports in order to improve athleticism.  We …

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Razzball Fantasy Podcast – Discussing Braves prospects and Shohei Ohtani

Razzball Podcast I joined Ralph Lifshitz and Lance Brozdowski for a lengthy discussion on PRP injections and what that means for Shohei Ohtani's elbow and the Braves farm system.  Spoiler alert:  Joey Wentz might be my favorite of the Braves pitchers,  Jefrey Ramos' set up at the plate reminds me of Carlos Beltran from the …

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