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Lives in Fresno, CA
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Can we all agree a shortstop should not have to contend with both a flying ball and a flying bat on the same play? Tell that to Eric Sogard, the Oakland Athletics shortstop who found a broken bat flying at … Continue reading →
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A scary scene that happened over the weekend in a collegiate summer league in Northern California. Sergio Sanchez of the Humboldt Crabs got beaned by Michael Peterson of the California Warriors, and Sanchez reacted by tossing his bat back toward … Continue reading →
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Etiquette says a 20th anniversary present should be platinum. In the case of this anniversary, though, the proper present is very obvious: condiments. Thursday marks the 20-year anniversary of the Klement's Racing Sausages, who have entertained fans at Milwaukee Brewers … Continue reading →
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True story, I watched a portion of "The Sandlot" last night for comparison. At 1 a.m.
A fan dashed onto the field during Thursday night's Los Angeles Angels-Kansas City Royals game and made quite a scene before security caught up with him. He ran to the pitcher's mound, where he slid and grabbed the rosin bag, … Continue reading →
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In Major League Baseball, if a hitter takes too long to admire a home run or flips his bat in celebration, there's a good chance he's going to pay the price. Ain't that right, Bryce Harper? Makes you wonder what … Continue reading →
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Loved the original story. Hated having to do this follow up.
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766 people
GREG LANE's profile photo
Will Kimbley's profile photo
Tanya Osegueda's profile photo
Elba Reyna's profile photo
Caroline Wade's profile photo
Cyrill Luzin's profile photo
Yellowfeather Noriega's profile photo
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Journalist
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  • Yahoo! Sports
    Baseball blogger, 2013 - present
  • The Fresno Bee
    Journalist, 2002 - 2013
  • The Wherehouse
    CD Slanger, 1997 - 2002
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Mike Oz
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Journalist. Music explorer. Taco seeker. Bad Photoshopper. Mario player. Husband. Dad.
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I write for Yahoo! Sports's Big League Stew blog, where we share the baseball news of the day and quirky stories from the game.
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Fresno, CA
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Fremont, CA
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