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Positive First Impression

Chris Kline -

The Phillies had been saying all spring that they expected third baseman Mike Costanzo to have a breakout year at Double-A Reading this year. Let’s just say the 23-year-old didn’t […]

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Let It Snow?

Chris Kline -

Snow and frigid temperatures postponed several games across the east coast on Opening Day, and Triple-A Buffalo and Double-A Portland have already cancelled their scheduled doubleheaders today. The Sea Dogs […]

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BAPR Plus: April 6

J.J. Cooper -

On Opening night, many players must have wondered why they had to leave Florida and Arizona. Nine games were postponed because of weather, while the teams that played in the […]


Business Beat: April 5

Josh Leventhal -Premium Content

The spring marks the culmination of a busy season for equipment manufacturers and salesmen. After spending the fall and winter lining up contracts for everything ranging from gloves and bats to spikes and hats, promotions and marketing representatives hit the Grapefruit and Cactus league trails toting bags of goodies big enough to put Santa Claus to shame.

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