AL West scouting report: Angels focusing on speed, defense; Mike Trout's comparison to Ty Cobb, Mickey Mantle
Dallas News (blog)
Only Ty Cobb (56.3) and Mickey Mantle (52.5) had a higher score at the same age. -- The Angels are basing their team on run prevention. According to The Fielding Bible, the Halos were fifth in the American League for runs saved last season with 34.
After Nearly a Century, Rawlings Baseball Gloves Still Rule the Diamond
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The B/R Q&A: Rob Manfred Wants MLB to 'Own the Next Generation ...
Long before the first batter stepped into the box at the start of his tenure as the 10th commissioner in baseball history, Rob Manfred threw out his own first pitch: ...
Joe Becker Stadium added to Mantle Classic venues
Miami News Record
Games have been played at other locales to take pressure off the main venue – Mickey Mantle Field. But the 18th edition of the high school wooden bat tournament, which runs April 3-8, will have at least two games played at Joe Becker Stadium in Joplin.