Harford County baseball teams are set for upcoming season

Harford County baseball teams are set for upcoming season
Outlook: The Bobcats are the defending Class 4A state champs, but gone are six players in key spots, including Jack Jenkens (P/1B) and starting catcher Andrew Cotton. Both are at Shippensburg University, but only Jenkens is playing. Mike Koski, a steady …
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St. Norbert wins baseball pitchers duel
St. Norbert wins baseball pitchers duel Green Knights split doubleheader against Stockton; softball team falls twice in Florida Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/2mdcXdX
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LU Baseball drops game one at SE Louisiana 6-5
HAMMOND, La. Down 6-1 at the start of the sixth inning, Lamar University rallied back with one in that sixth and three in the seventh to get within a run, but Southeastern Louisiana held off the Cardinals when it took at 6-5 victory in Southland …
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Little League Baseball Changing Age Eligibility Date

sportLittle League Baseball Changing Age Eligibility Date
In an effort to better align itself with the International Baseball Federation and youth baseball globally, Little League Baseball says it is changing its age eligibility date from April 30 to Dec. 31. According to a statement from Little League Baseball …
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CIF will have pitch limits for baseball
similar to the rules similar to those used for years by youth baseball organizations, like Little League. The new rules limit pitches for one pitcher in a varsity game to 110. If the pitcher throws 30 pitches or less, they can pitch again the next day.
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Does Little League Baseball Make it Difficult for African Teams to Participate in the Little League World Series?
At Little League’s 2016 Europe-Africa Regional Tournament – the tournament to see which team would represent the region at the World Series in Williamsport, broadcast on ESPN – the following teams competed: Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Croatia, Czech …
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Trevor Hoffman Misses Baseball Hall of Fame Induction by 5 Votes

sportTrevor Hoffman Misses Baseball Hall of Fame Induction by 5 Votes
San Diego sports fans received another punch to the gut Wednesday when Padres great Trevor Hoffman missed induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame by just five votes. Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected into the Hall as members of the …
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Pro baseball: Bonds, Clemens making slow HOF gains
Hall of Fame voters are still sharply divided on Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens. The electorate is changing, however, and that could be good news for both. Bonds and Clemens inched past the 50-percent mark for the first time Wednesday, each appearing on …
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Local kids return from winter break baseball trip to Cuba
The local kids on the Philly Cuba team who went on a goodwill baseball trip to Cuba the first week of January are back and, according to a parent organizer, Pam Goodman, it was “a huge success. Epic, as described by some of us.” The Goodmans stayed for …
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Uganda Little League Baseball Bio

sportUganda Little League Baseball Bio
It all started when a volunteer by the name of Richard Stanley offered to get baseball going in Uganda back in 2002. Baseball isn’t cheap and Richard needed funding from the Ugandan government to build and maintain baseball fields. And with the help of …
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Major (or Little) League Baseball Cupcakes
Get ready to hit one out of the park with these assorted baseball cupcakes! The “official” ball was caught at a Rockies/Padres game last summer and is one of my son’s prized possessions. With baseball season well under way, learn how to make baseball …
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Little League baseball action in the park
HUNTINGTON – Saturday was a beautiful day for baseball at the West Virginia Little League District 1 All-Star Baseball Tournament at the Huntington Little League complex in the west end of Ritter Park. Barboursville and Wayne Central played in the age 8-10 …
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Brighton’s Matt Jacome, T.J. Klutts sign baseball scholarships

sportBrighton’s Matt Jacome, T.J. Klutts sign baseball scholarships
When Matt Jacome and T.J. Klutts were freshman baseball players at Brighton High School, they platooned at second base, an impressive accomplishment on an experienced team. Fast forward three years. The pair signed baseball scholarships together with their …
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Baseball stadium should be self-sustaining, councilmen say
After 10 speakers Monday night told the Fayetteville City Council they support having a minor league baseball team, the mayor opened the floor. A woman in the audience stood with a question: Will her taxes go up if the $ 33 million ballpark is built?
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Video shows man attack car with baseball bat for sitting in traffic
Colby Persin has another video out on Instagram, this time showing a bit of road rage. In the video, two men can be seen chilling in the middle of traffic while leaning against their nice, golden car. The doors to the car are open, and neither man is …
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The Top 50 Baseball Influencers

sportThe Top 50 Baseball Influencers
Baseball fans everywhere will be tuning in tonight to witness the culmination of one of the most exciting – and emotional – championships in sports history. The Chicago Cubs. The Cleveland Indians. Game 7 of the World Series. As Grant Brisbee …
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Hungry burglar beat man with baseball bat – then made off with a pizza
A hungry burglar attacked a man with a baseball bat during a violent raid – then made off with a pizza. Callum Goodwin burst into his ex girlfriend’s house through a boarded up window, which she suspected him of breaking a few days before. The 23-year …
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Former QU Baseball Standout Vincent Guglietti Signs Fourth Professional Contract
HAMDEN, Conn. – Former Quinnipiac baseball standout Vincent Guglietti has signed a professional contract with the River City Rascals of the Frontier League. The first baseman will report to spring training in Missouri at the end of April. The Rascals are …
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Latest Little League Baseball News

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Santa Monica Little League hosted its first Rosti Home Run Derby event followed by the first games of the baseball season on Majors Field at Memorial Park Saturday morning. After an hour of home run slams by the Santa Monica Little League’s top batters …
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Lifelong memories: Little League baseball leaves a lasting impression
There are a few things in life that seem to stick as permanent memories. People generally remember their first day of school, and their first real job. For those who spent their youth battling between the lines of the baseball diamond, experiences in …
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Little League Baseball Reviewing Eligibility of 2014 U.S. Champions
The U.S. Champion Little League World Series team, Jackie Robinson West, has vacated its wins in the 2014 tournament, due to players who don’t live in the area. Continue for updates. SportsCenter reported that U.S. champ Jackie Robinson West has vacated …
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Mariners O’Neil Wins Baseball Of America AA POY, No One Is Surprised

sportMariners O’Neil Wins Baseball Of America AA POY, No One Is Surprised
One of the Mariners top prospects, Tyler O’Neil, locked up Baseball of America’s highest honor of the year today. Only thing is, he’s been so good at every level in the minors the past few years, who is really surprised? General Manager, Jerry Dipoto …
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Fantasy Baseball Category Impact: September 13
The fantasy baseball season is slowly coming to a close and it’s a bittersweet moment. All of the work you have done all season long is coming to an end, but hopefully, it ends with the championship trophy sitting above your fireplace for the next year …
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Baseball’s greatest in 10 iconic photographs
Founded in New York in 1885, the Cuban Giants was the most historically significant black baseball team of the 19th century. Not a single player was Cuban; rather, its promoter sought to piggyback on the popularity of Cuban teams in New York and New Jersey.
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Poll results in for Staten Island’s top HS baseball player in the CHSAA/Private schools

?????????????????????????????????????????????????????????Poll results in for Staten Island’s top HS baseball player in the CHSAA/Private schools
Staten Island Academy baseball fans certainly showed their support with our poll asking SILive.com followers to vote for the best high school baseball player this past season among CHSAA and private school teams. The week-long poll ended Monday at noon …
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Baseball legend gets his own TV documentary
In the summer of 1976, Detroit found a kindred spirit in an unpretentious, goofy and remarkably talented rookie pitcher from Massachusetts – and something magical happened. You can relive it with “MLB Network Presents: The Bird,” which airs at 10 p.m …
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Baseball All-Star Game Wednesday
The 2nd Annual North-South Baseball All-Star Game will be played at Dow Diamond on Wednesday, July 13, 2016. Game time is scheduled for 6 p.m. with gates opening for fans and media at 5 p.m. The North All-Stars won the inaugural contest 6-4 last year.
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Latest Little League Baseball News

sportLittle League baseball and softball registration set for Bay County leagues
BAY CITY, MI — The 65th season of Little League baseball in Bay County is on the horizon. And the area’s five Little League programs are taking their first steps toward another eventful season, with registration dates set over the next three weeks.
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Water-Oak Little League baseball results
The Watertown Triple Play Cubs beat the Watertown Demas Dentistry Red Sox, 12-5. Sam Swoyer pitched the Cubs to victory; at the plate, the Cubs were led by Alex Regan’s three hits, and Nick Ferraro, who blasted a grand slam. The Red Sox were led by …
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Golf’s Answer to Little League Baseball
Most efforts to introduce people to golf, whether young or old, focus on instruction: grip the club like so, keep your head still, power through impact with the body not the arms. That’s all well and good. Even beginners need to be able to propel the ball …
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