Livan Hernandez is Unloading His Stuff

This seems to be happening more and more lately, right? According to the Sun Sentinel, former big leaguer Livan Hernandez is unloading a bunch of his old gear.  And among the memorabilia up for grabs…the pitcher’s 1997 World Series MVP trophy and his  Florid, er, Miami Marlins championship ring from the same season Some other stuff on the block…dude’s 2002 San Francisco Giants...
Via Hall of Very Good
December 23, 2013  |  Discuss

BP Unfiltered: The REAL Reason the Braves Released Livan Hernandez by Ian Miller

I was doing my usual hard-hitting style of investigative journalism (i.e., using Google) for a forthcoming piece on Livan Hernandez when I came across this piece of information on Wikipedia. This explains everything.  Here's the previous version of the Wikipedia entry, which has since been de-"vandalized." 
Via Baseball Prospectus
June 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves bullpen throws sunflower seeds at ball boy after he boots grounder (video)

Your browser does not support iframes. A couple days late on this video, but it’s far too amusing to pass up briefly mentioning it. One of the more important responsibilities of a ball boy at work in a major league ballpark is to ensure the safety of members of both teams’ bullpens if those bullpens [...]
Via Sportress of Blogitude
May 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Livan Hernandez showers ball boy with sunflower seeds after he boots ball (Video)

If you think Major League Baseball players are under a lot of pressure, trying being the ball boy or ball girl. These club employees have balls ripped at them just as hard — sometimes harder — than the players themselves and they still have to try and make the play. In ballparks where the bullpens are in the outfield, the ball boys and ball girls are under less pressure. As you...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Braves sign RHP Hernandez for one year

Now that was quick. Shortly after getting released by the Houston Astros, right-hander Livan Hernandez signed a one-year contract with the Atlanta Braves on Friday. The deal is for $750,000 with $750,000 in potential performance bonuses. The Braves, seeking depth for their pitching staff, plan to use Hernandez as a long reliever and spot starter. Hernandez, 37, was 1-2 with a...
Via FOX Sports
March 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Nats tell Livan he's done for year

Washington Nationals' Livan Hernandez prepares to pitch against the Atlanta Braves in the fourth inning at Nationals Park in Washington, March 31, 2011. UPI/Kevin Dietsch So Livan Hernandez received word from Davey Johnson on Friday that his last start of the season (career?) will be Sunday; they're shutting down the big guy. According to's Bill Ladson, Livo "took the...
Via Nationals Enquirer
September 03, 2011  |  Discuss

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