Xavier Batista conducting a preseason interview for Leones del Escogido.

The Bauble in LIDOM

About halfway through this past Central League (JPCL) season, I wrote about the interesting career path of Xavier Batista. At the time he deserved all the praise in the world for having turned his career around. The Hiroshima Toyo Carp slugger had gone from a prospect to out of baseball to a developmental prospect again […]

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Top Threads Tournament

Top Threads Tournament: LIDOM First Round

The Sonoma Stompers took home the title of Pacific Association Top Threads Champion. That means they advance to the later to be held championship bracket.  PACA First RoundPACA SemifinalsPACA Championship This week we’re taking the tournament to another good climate, the Dominican Republic. Liga de Béisbol Profesional de la República Dominicana is next up in […]