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All Hail the King of Three True Outcomes

Twenty, heck, 15, Ok, 10 years ago, a regular hitting .204 for his career wouldn’t be a regular for long. Now? At least one .204 hitter is not going to lost his job for a while. Ryan Schimpf started his career as a 5th round pick from LSU in 2009. Advanced college ball players really need to move through the

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Expansion Teams – Win Now, Win Later, or Win Never?

Since 1961, we’ve been in the “Expansion Era” (among many), since that was the year that baseball moved past the ‘traditional’ 16 franchises to the 30 we have now. While some decry that ‘watering down’ of talent in the majors, they mostly can just yell at clouds and complain about the sex talk on Golden Girls. Baseball needed to expand.

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