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Not Necessarily a Minor Matter

There is a tendency for fans to write-off older players in the minor leagues. But throughout the history of baseball there have been many players labeled “4-A guy” or "career AAA player” who became successful front-line players after being given a chance. And that's still true today, as many minor league players buried in the bush leagues long for the serendipity of being in the right place at the right time.

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  • Rob Richardson 2 hours 17 min ago view
  • Can't teach height and thinness

    jacos 4 hours 12 min ago view
  • Hopefully Pirates don't call up A. Lincoln.

    jacos 13 hours 43 min ago view
  • j.buchanan going friday...should be...baseball...or something like it.

    crunch 13 hours 50 min ago view
  • Wow. I didn't know they could do that.

    Nice for Willson, not so much for Addy.

    billybucks 14 hours 7 min ago view
  • Game is officially called...also officially a tie.

    Stats count, no make-up date of course.

     

    Rob G. 14 hours 8 min ago view
  • Yeah -- seeing the weather -- I hope KB and Rizz are inside, wrapped in blankets and drinking hot chocolate.

    billybucks 14 hours 55 min ago view
  • rain delay...thanks obama.

    crunch 15 hours 33 min ago view
  • Thanks again Phil. We actually were in Mesa and drove around. Hopefully, I am back for some Fall League. If not I have all of spring training (like the smart people who move here!)

    rvimpeny 16 hours 37 min ago view
  • What Rob G said.  I can't speak for Piittsburgh, but the other end of the state has had absolute crap weather for two days. Perfect day to take it easy.

    Transmission 16 hours 40 min ago view
  • tarp came off 10 minutes ago...let's do this.

    crunch 16 hours 54 min ago view
  • He will not pitch another game for Cubs

    /Unless injury in playoffs

    jacos 17 hours 11 min ago view
  • ~fart~

    jacos 17 hours 12 min ago view
  • Today is bullpen day

    jacos 17 hours 12 min ago view
  • 10/450 if they win WS

    jacos 17 hours 13 min ago view
  • Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Even though Hammel is missing start, don't assume he'll not be on #Cubs postseason roster. Maddon says elbow problem isn't that bad

    Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Maddon on #Cubs postseason rotation: "I don't want to announce anything. We haven't talked to anybody yet"

    Carrie Muskat [email protected]
    Maddon hopes Soler can take BP in Cincy, play in sim game Tue. "All of that should give us some kind of indication of where he's at"

    crunch 17 hours 30 min ago view