Tag: Jim Lahey

2008 Draft: Ten Years Later

As we count down to the 2018 draft, the hopeful and eager college and high school prospects anticipating the call to a Bull League organization, we can take a glance at the draft Class of ’08 to help us analyse what a draft class might look like ten years later.

The 2008 draft produced an important core of some of the top names in the Bull League today, despite being one of the shortest drafts in history — running just three rounds. Continue reading “2008 Draft: Ten Years Later”

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?”

Player Awards, Week #2

AEL PLAYER OF THE WEEK (WEEK #2)

Jim Lahey (1B) won Player of the Week in the AEL

Jim Lahey tore up the AEL last week, hitting safely 11 times out of 24 at bats, including 4 homers, 9 RBIs and 5 runs scored.  The California Tidals first baseman is hitting .358 on the season, with 7 HR’s and 16 RBIs. Although he is used to success, this is Jim’s first time winning the Player of the Week award. Continue reading “Player Awards, Week #2”