Texas Rangers lock in starter Kyle Gibson

Texas Rangers lock in starter Kyle Gibson

Associated Press Published 10:51 p.m. ET Dec. 6, 2019 | Updated 10:56 p.m. ET Dec. 6, 2019 Arlington, Texas — The Texas Rangers have completed a $28 million, three-year contract with right-hander Kyle Gibson, adding another veteran in the middle of their starting rotation. Texas announced Gibson’s addition on Friday. He spent the first seven […]

A closing case for Thurman Munson

Time has come today. For there is a fresh analytical look at Thurman Munson’s career and sturdy postseason numbers to prove he is worthy of the Hall of Fame. Larry Schnapf, a Manhattan-based environmental lawyer, is leading the charge as co-chair of the Thurman Munson Hall of Fame Committee (www.munsonHOF.com). The group put together an […]

Washington Nationals GM Mike Rizzo named Baseball America’s Executive of the Year | thebaynet.com | TheBayNet.com

Washington Nationals GM Mike Rizzo named Baseball America’s Executive of the Year | thebaynet.com | TheBayNet.com

Washington, D.C. – Washington Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo was named Baseball America’s 2019 Executive of the Year on Tuesday after guiding the organization to its first World Series Championship. It is the first time Baseball America has honored Rizzo with this award. He was previously named the […]

Crawford’s Gavin Feichtner will play baseball at Tiffin University

Crawford’s Gavin Feichtner will play baseball at Tiffin University

Chad Clinger | Galion Inquirer Colonel Crawford three-sport athlete Gavin Feicthner (front, center) recently signed his letter of intent to attend Tiffin University next fall. While there, Feichtner will participate for the Dragons on their baseball team. NORTH ROBINSON — Colonel Crawford senior and three-sport athlete Gavin Feichtner was joined by his family and […]

Pair of Japan players made available to major league teams | Baseball

NEW YORK (AP) — Two players from Japan, Shun Yamaguchi and Ryosuke Kikuchi, have been made available to major league teams through the posting process. Clubs have until Jan. 2 (5 p.m. EST) to negotiate with them, Major League Baseball said Tuesday. Yamaguchi, a 32-year-old right-hander with the Yomiuri Giants, was 15-4 with a 2.91 […]

World Children’s Baseball Fair to be girls only event in 2020

World Children’s Baseball Fair to be girls only event in 2020

Japanese baseball legend Sadaharu Oh has announced the World Children’s Baseball Fair will be a girls only event in 2020. The World Children’s Baseball Fair Foundation proposal was presented by Oh, the organisation’s President, at the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) Congress. Oh revealed 50 players from 10 different countries are expected to attend next […]