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ROCCO BALDELLI RUMORS

Baldelli enjoying latest chapter of his baseball life

Things don't always turn out as planned. Just ask Rocco Baldelli. Fortunately for the former Rays standout, he's made the most of his situation and moved forward, making a successful transition from the playing field to the front office. Tampa Bay selected Baldelli with the sixth pick of the 2000 First-Year Player Draft, and the native of Rhode Island made his Major League...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Has Ichiro gotten the message? We only wanted a one-time fling? And is the new question, WWCDD?

A report today says Ichiro is fed up by the Yankees' hummina-hummina-hummina on contract movements, and he will now accept calls from other teams. The AT&T phone system has gone in Red Alert, bracing itself for the surge.Don't know what to make of this. Could be Cashman simply had more pressing priorities, such as signing Kuroda, signing Andy, signing Mo, and rappelling...
Via IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught
December 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Rocco Baldelli on the Art of Hitting

Rocco Baldelli knows what it’s like to be a promising young hitter. Drafted sixth overall out of a Rhode Island high school, in 2000 by the Tampa Bay Devil Rays, he was viewed as a potential superstar. He reached the big leagues at the age of 21, and despite three solid campaigns was still a work-in-progress when his career was derailed by injuries and illness. He is now entrusted...
Via Fangraphs
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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