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Minor-league baseball players still paid next to nothing - Bucs Dugout

Minor-league baseball players still paid next to nothing - Bucs Dugout | MiLB Small-town Big-league | Scoop.it
This article (via MLBTR) is about minor-leaguers from the Padres organization, but it could be about Pirates minor-leaguers or minor-leaguers from any organization. Basically, a lot of them -- the ones who don't get six- or ...
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This is something my best friend went through, MiLB player's make next to nothing in the Minors... the goal is the Majors, at least then you can make the mandatory minimum over $350k.

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Minor League Baseball Promoters Jump On Manti Te'o Scandal ...

Minor League Baseball Promoters Jump On Manti Te'o Scandal ... | MiLB Small-town Big-league | Scoop.it
FLORENCE, Ky. – The Kentucky-based Florence Freedom minor league baseball team is jumping on the Manti Te'o girlfriend hoax story, offering a bobblehead giveaway of the girlfriend – only the boxes will be empty.
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I think you are going a little overboa.... ohhh nooo I am fading awa......

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Yankees sign Dan Johnson to a minor league deal | Bronx Baseball ...

Yankees sign Dan Johnson to a minor league deal | Bronx Baseball ... | MiLB Small-town Big-league | Scoop.it
The Yankees have signed corner infielder/DH Dan Johnson to a minor league deal with an invite to spring training, according to Sweeny Murti of WFAN. Johnson, 33, has hit .237/.338/.412 in parts of seven seasons in the ...
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Met this guy and he is a good guy to talk to... (said in a Bronx accent)

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Minor League Baseball Team Eyeing Local Craft Beer Agreement :: Culture :: News :: Paste

Minor League Baseball Team Eyeing Local Craft Beer Agreement :: Culture :: News :: Paste | MiLB Small-town Big-league | Scoop.it
According to a report by Oregon Live, the Hillsboro Hops, a newly minted minor league baseball team that relocated from Yakima, Wash. earlier last year, is nearing completion on a concessions agreement with Ovations Food Services....
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mmmm... naming a team after beer is fine by me!!

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Minor League Baseball Team To Hold - SportsGrid

Minor League Baseball Team To Hold - SportsGrid | MiLB Small-town Big-league | Scoop.it
Twinkies are a rare commodity these days, what with Hostess closing up shop and all. And people are naturally upset about it because Twinkies are delicious and delicious things are good. The Inland Empire 66ers, the ...
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Deep fried Twinkies... try it! try it!!

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Injury in Minors altered Musial's career | MiLB.com News | The ...

Injury in Minors altered Musial's career | MiLB.com News | The ... | MiLB Small-town Big-league | Scoop.it
Stan Musial might never have become one of the greatest hitters in baseball history had he not injured his shoulder in the Minor Leagues. ... Stan Musial went 33-13 as a pitcher over three seasons in the Minor Leagues.
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STAN THE MAN... RIP :(

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First design of Bakersfield's new minor league baseball stadium is ...

First design of Bakersfield's new minor league baseball stadium is ... | MiLB Small-town Big-league | Scoop.it
BASEBALL: I got a sneak peek at the early plans for the new minor league baseball stadium being planned for the corner of Brimhall and Coffee roads. The principals of the Kansas City architectural design firm (Pendulum ...
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I love the creativity and design capabilities of a new stadium

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