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ALLAN DYKSTRA RUMORS

Rays’ Allan Dykstra Bunts Ball Off His Face; Teammate Reacts Perfectly (GIF)

Bunting ain’t easy. Tampa Bay Rays rookie Allan Dykstra had a memorable day at the ballpark Monday, collecting his first major league hit and his first shiner from a bunt-gone-wrong during batting practice all in the same 24 hours. The 27-year-old had quite the painful pregame experience, as he fouled the second pitch he saw directly into his own face while getting some extra...
Via NESN.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rays’ Allan Dykstra Sucks At Bunting, Wrecks Own Face In Batting Practice

If you’re a baseball player who needs bunting advice, you should probably avoid consulting Rays rookie first baseman Allan Dykstra. It will most likely end poorly for you and your beautiful mug. Dykstra notched his first career base hit on Monday night in Tampa, but it certainly wasn’t all sunshine and rainbows for the 27-year Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Allan Dykstra's homer lifts Rays over Twins

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. (AP) -- Allan Dykstra hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth, lifting the Tampa Bay Rays to a 4-2 win over a Minnesota split squad Saturday after Twins starter Trevor May pitched four perfect innings. Four Twins pitchers held the Rays to one hit over the first eight innings, a long home run by Juan Francisco off Mark Hamburger in the fifth. It was Francisco...
Via AP on Fox
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Allan Dykstra Could Surprise For Rays This Season

In every organization, there are players that fly under the radar despite consistently producing at a high level in the minor leagues. Once these players reach minor league free agency, they are finally given a chance to replicate their minor league success in bigs. Last year, utility man Yangervis Solarte broke camp as the Yankees starting third baseman and was eventually dealt...
Via Mets Merized Online
January 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Rays Sign Allan Dykstra To Minor League Contract

The Tampa Bay Rays signed minor league free agent Allan Dykstra to a minor league contract on Saturday. Originally a first round pick for the San Diego Padres in 2007, the Mets acquired him in 2011 for fellow first rounder and reliever Eddie Kunz. Dykstra spent four seasons with the Mets and always maintained an on-base percentage north of .400 at every level. Last season he batted...
Via Mets Merized Online
November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Allan Dykstra Is Crowned The 2014 PCL HR Derby Champ

On Monday night at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, Allan Dykstra won the 2014 Pacific Coast League Home Run Derby. Ironically, Dykstra beat former Mets farmhand and teammate Francisco Pena to claim the belt. “My goal was to make sure I beat Frank,” jokes Dykstra about squaring off against his former teammate. “I have enough power to have fun in this kind of competition...
Via Mets Merized Online
July 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Who’s Hot/Who’s Not Upper Minors: Dykstra Is Sizzling In Vegas, Thor Searching For An Attitude

Who’s Hot Allan Dykstra, Las Vegas 51s To get Allan Dykstra out, you’ll probably need a fire extinguisher because the man is currently engulfed in flames. Through his last ten games, Dykstra’s line... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Via MetsMinor.net
April 23, 2014  |  Discuss

MMN Player Of The Week: Allan Dykstra

Congratulations to Las Vegas 51′s first baseman, Allan Dykstra for being named the MMN Player of the Week. Dykstra, who came to the Mets in a trade with the San Diego Padres in 2011, has done... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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April 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Allan Dykstra: The Numbers Just Don’t Lie

Allan Dykstra was drafted in the first round of the 2008 MLB Draft by the San Diego Padres. He played his college ball at Wake Forest University, and the Demon Deacon was considered one of the top power threats in college baseball at the time. Some considered Dykstra to be a better prospect than Ike Davis coming out of college, mainly because of his power and his ability to get...
Via MetsMinor.net
January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Allan Dykstra: A Sabermetrician’s Dream

Allan Dykstra was drafted in the first round of the 2008 MLB Draft by the San Diego Padres. He played his college ball at Wake Forest University, and the Demon Deacon was considered one of the top power threats in college baseball at the time. Some considered Dykstra to be a better prospect than Ike Davis coming out of college, mainly because of his power and his ability to get on...
Via Mets Merized Online
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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