Mourning baseball writer John Brattain. John and I were barely internet acquaintances, exchanging a couple emails over the last couple years. Still, it is a very sad event when a father leaves behind a wife and two daughters at way too young of an age.
PHToy in HK Kevin Bull seems like some Caucasian guy from the far northern suburbs (according to his Facebook profile) and his story
StorminNorman$ PHToy - read this freep article, it reiterates Avila's proven history with (finding, signing, etc) Latin players and talent: http://www.freep.com/story/sports/mlb/tigers/2015/08/04/al-avila-detroit-tigers-dombrowski/31126991/
jud Along the way can we try and get Castallanos his GED...there cannot be a dumber MLB player alive today. Already
jud From the DD era to the AA era. Thanks DD for putting us back on the baseball map. Did more