If this is what the future of the National league looks like, I’m here for it.
So, are we a baseball town? Does Pittsburgh still love the game that helped lay the foundation for the other teams in this city to build on? Or, has Bob Nutting destroyed that for you?
The average salary for most MiLB players sits around 12,500 dollars a year. The lowest level players will earn somewhere in the 300 dollars a week range.
Today the sports world completed a clean sweep as the NHL was the last domino to fall. Every major American sports entity has decided to postpone, delay or outright cancel all games. First of all, let me say this, I don’t plan to take a stand on whether this is an overreaction, appropriate, forward thinkingContinue reading “Suspended Animation – What Does a World Without Sport Look Like?”
It sure is easier to win when the tournament is the starting point
So, what actually went wrong and more importantly, are these issues being corrected?
In a period of 12 years following the turn of this century there were 17,925 players selected in the MLB June Amateur Draft. Of those almost 18,000 players, approximately 66% percent of them signed with a major league club. Of the 66% percent that signed approximately 11% of them ever made it to the majors.Continue reading “The MLB Draft Is A Different Animal”