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Get to know Visalia Rawhide Catcher Dominic Miroglio

The 2017 draftee is breaking out with increased playing time Dominic Miroglio was born on March 10th 1995 in Oakland, California. Dominic was the middle child, and only son of two architects. He attended Bishop O’Dowd High School in Oakland, graduating and going on to attend the University of California, Los Angeles, and the University of San Francisco. (You can find his NCAA statistics here) Dominic was drafted the first time by the Oakland Athletics in the 40th round of the 2013 MLB June Amateur Draft, and didn’t sign. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in the 16th round of the 2016...

Lookout Landing

7/10: Open Game Thread

The one where Jean Segura goes 6-for-6 Today marks the beginning of a six-game road-trip against the Angels and the Rockies. It’s the last stretch of games the Mariners will have before the All-Star break, a break they need badly. If you missed it, Félix Hernández is officially on the disabled list with a sore back. Between Félix and the various Mariners nursing minor injuries like Dee Gordon, Mitch Haniger, the Mariners are pretty banged up. Hopefully they’re able to at least split this six-game stretch without anyone else hurting themselves. With the red-hot Athletics starting to...


Tampa Bay Rays place Wilmer Font on the disabled list, recall Hunter Wood

Font has been among the league’s best pitchers in June The Tampa Bay Rays have placed RHP Wilmer Font on the 10-day disabled list with a lat strain, and recalled RHP Hunter Wood from Triple-A Durham. This is a crushing blow for the Rays pitching staff, which has already been ravaged by injury during the 2018 season. Font was picked from the Oakland Athletics towards the end of and has seen a dramatic turnaround in his performance since joining the Rays as he has been one of the best pitchers in all of baseball. Given the opportunity to start and pitch deeper into game recently, Font has...

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Carlos Rodon to make fifth start, Yolmer Sanchez returns to White Sox lineup

White Sox Lefthander Carlos Rodon (1-2, 3.70 ERA) starts Saturday night against venerable Rangers righty Bartolo Colon (4-5, 4.72). It's Rodon’s fifth start since coming back from offseason shoulder surgery. On Sunday against the Athletics, he gave up seven hits and two earned runs in eight innings,...

Friars on Base

San Diego Padres: Joey Lucchesi with a solid start in Padres loss

After getting hammered in his last start against Oakland, San Diego Padres pitcher Joey Lucchesi looked much more like his pre-injury self on Monday night. San Diego Padres LHP Joey Lucchesi didn’t last long on Monday night, but he looked much better than he did in his last start against the Oakland Athletics. The Texas Rangers, […] San Diego Padres: Joey Lucchesi with a solid start in Padres loss - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More