Tag: Alan Isimo

Extending a Line: Who’s Likely to Re-up This Year?

Every team has at least someone due to become a free agent at the end of 2018, the big question is, will those teams be looking to sign those players to extensions, and if not, will other teams be bidding for their services come this fall?

We take a look at a team-by-team snapshot of who is eligible for a re-up and what the chances are of them doing so. Continue reading “Extending a Line: Who’s Likely to Re-up This Year?”

Rimouski In, New York Out

A postponed game between the visiting New York Dragons and the home team Rimouski Fighting Moose has decided the final Lake League wild card spot, and the Dragons will not be going to the postseason.

The final regular season game went ahead after the official end of the regular season schedule, with the Dragon’s William Febres facing off against Nick Seer for the Moose, resulting in a tight 2-1 extra-innings rain-delayed win for Rimouski, who finished the season 54-46 (.540) while the Dragons fell to 53-47 (.530). Continue reading “Rimouski In, New York Out”

What’s In a Number? (Part 1)

Over time, exceptional players become associated to the number they wear on their back. In fact, in many cases, these exceptional players are honored at the conclusion of their career by having their jersey number “retired” by the team or teams that they were most closely associated with.

Here, we take a look at who we view as the top player for selected popular shirt numbers. Continue reading “What’s In a Number? (Part 1)”

Spring Training Starts, Predictions Announced

Spring Training opens today, with all 20 Bull League teams in action against teams in their respective leagues. Some of the players to watch include LF Alexis Rosa (Toronto), who spent just 12 games in the Bull League last season, but hit .348 at the AAA-level Cow League affiliate Brampton Longhorns, stealing 18 bases along the way, and CF Dennis Guppy (Chicoutimi), the current #1 Prospect, a blazing speedster who hit .314 at the Short Season A level last season. Continue reading “Spring Training Starts, Predictions Announced”

Focus: Montreal Metros

If one team is in the midst of a dynasty in the Bull League right now, it is the Montreal Metros. Since 2006, they have not missed a single playoffs, nor finished lower than 2nd in their division, and they are looking at their 11th straight playoff year in 2016.

During their incredible run, they have won three Bull Cup Championships, produced the Lake League MVP three times, and the LL Sandy Koufax Award winner an impressive six times.
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