Lansing Lugnuts’ Opening Day Lineup

Since we're all playing "what if" right now, here's our projected Lansing Lugnuts Opening Day lineup.  The Lugs would have taken the field against West Michigan tonight to kick off their Midwest League season. As to when this all begins, who knows?  But it's fun to do a little simulating just the same.   Lansing … Continue reading Lansing Lugnuts’ Opening Day Lineup

How Prairie Grain, A Big League Manager, and a Hall of Famer All Came to be Connected in a Small Ontario Town

We're stepping outside of the usual MiLB lines for the next few days (or weeks) to bring you some of our favourite baseball stories. As some of you might know, I have been deeply immersed in an amateur baseball research project from almost a century ago.  Hopefully, it will see the light of day somewhere … Continue reading How Prairie Grain, A Big League Manager, and a Hall of Famer All Came to be Connected in a Small Ontario Town

Blue Jays Prospects Try to Make the Best of Things

  Classic rock and yard work. This is what normal home owners do on the weekend right? — Brandon Bishoff (@TieGoes2Runner) March 15, 2020 For baseball players (as well as scouts, like Bishoff, who covers Florida for the Blue Jays), there is a rhythm to the calendar year.  From late February to September or October, … Continue reading Blue Jays Prospects Try to Make the Best of Things