Over the past two years, #BlueJays' Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and #Rays' Wander Franco received the first two 80 grades we've ever put on a hit tool. So who's the better hitter? And who's the better player long-term? @jimcallisMLB polled #MLB execs: https://t.co/5mzdKdfIKM
#OTD 33 years ago, HOF pitchers Phil Niekro (6 innings) and Steve Carlton (3 innings) team up to lead the Cleveland Indians to a 14-3 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. It's the first time in MLB history that 2, 300-game winners have pitched for the same team in the same game.
On what would be Gary Carter's 66th Birthday, let's watch him hit a HR called by @CDNBaseballHOF inductee @DaveVanHorne1
Oh hey @sobeys I know that voice!
So @jonathaneig and @jeffpearlman decided to start a writing contest for aspiring high school, college journalists. Weekly assignments, great prizes, no fees. Judges: @davidmaraniss, @mirinfader, @CandaceDBuckner, @evanFmoore. Visit https://t.co/ISfRM7fo23 for info. #bigscribble https://t.co/L5xJlK0eEy
RT @LottOnBaseball: Heartbroken to hear about the death of John Prine, a great singer-songwriter, and victim of COVID-19. If you don’t know him, look up Hello In There, Angel From Montgomery and Sam Stone. I took this photo of him in 1973 at the Mariposa Folk Festival, Centre Island, Toronto. https://t.co/ZwqOIfgYE1
Those who witnessed it remember it like yesterday (even on TV like me; I watched at my dad’s apartment in Springfield, Ill.)