Tag: Everett Weisensel

Trade Winds Blow at Deadline

After a flurry of trades in the beginning of July, the remainder of the month was looking quiet.  But as injuries stacked up and wild card races heated up, several trades were triggered in the last week of July just before the deadline.

The action started on July 26, when the Toronto Nomads confirmed a deal with the Detroit Motorheads that sent promising prospect infielder Ronnie van der Wal – the “Flying Dutchman” – right-handed reliever Glen Talbert, and 21-year-old prospect Matt Hagopian to the Motorheads in return for slugger Brian Chambliss and infielding prospect Jose Rodriguez. Continue reading “Trade Winds Blow at Deadline”

Battle Creek’s Weisensel Named Top Tourney Player

Everett Weisensel surprised everyone with his performance during the recent World Cup of Baseball tournament – everyone except his Battle Creek and Team Germany teammates.

The World Cup of Baseball ran through October, following the end of the Bull League playoffs

The veteran reliever had an incredible season this year as the closer for the Attack, and was partially responsible for their 3rd place tie finish with the Chicago Pit Bulls, their best in club history since joining as an expansion team in 2012. Continue reading “Battle Creek’s Weisensel Named Top Tourney Player”

2017 Player Awards Announced

The 2017 Player Awards have been announced, and while were some surprises, there were also a few awards that had been virtually locked since August. Continue reading “2017 Player Awards Announced”