The St. Petersburg Admirals continue their hot streak in the AEL’s East Division, capping the first week of June on a 4 game winning streak. They beat state rivals, the Miami Storm, 3-1 on Thursday to avoid being swept, then started a weekend home series against the California Tidals on Friday, opening with a 6-0, 3-hit shutout win, courtesy of RHP Harry Ferguson, who improves to 3-2 on the year. Continue reading “Admiral Surge, Pit Bulls and Sluggers Crash”
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?”
The Detroit Motorheads only signed him in November, but 2017’s strikeout king William Febres is going moving back to the Lake League East to play for the Rimouski Fighting Moose.
Febres played for the New York Dragons last season, and racked up a league-leading 188 K’s in 118.1 innings, though his record was a forgettable 4-8 and his ERA just a slightly better than league average 3.18. Continue reading “Rimouski Acquires Febres in Huge Trade”
Four of the Bull League’s top relievers are up for free agency at the end of 2018, and all eyes will be watching to see who gets offered extensions, and who gets their walking papers.
Topping the list is lefty Kyle Cahill, the Rimouski closer that the team picked up this off-season as a free agent, on a one year deal. Continue reading “Veteran Closers Up for Free Agency This Season”
The Bull League unveiled a new logo this week, and the branding changes have been coming fast and furious — you had to have noticed it. We also discuss the PRCL and NCAA college league action, including some players looking good for the 2018 draft, or at least, players you should consider scouting. Then, we dissect the Rimouski Fighting Moose off-season moves that will make them a force to be reckoned with during the 2018 campaign. Have you been as busy as the Moose, in making team improvements? Chances are not.
California Tidals were involved in another trade, just a day after wrapping up a deal with Dallas that saw them lose starter Bob Oliver.
This time, they have let go of LHP Dan “The Man” Gore, a reliever who has bounced around the league lately, but put in respectable innings and crafted a 1.04 ERA last season in 14 appearances out of the bullpen. Continue reading “Tidals Fire Sale Continues, Dan Gore Sent to Moose”