USA Today: Chicago White Sox’ Danny Mendick a True ‘Grinder’ Peers, Coaches Say

USA Today: Chicago White Sox’ Danny Mendick a True ‘Grinder’ Peers, Coaches Say There’s a reason Danny Mendick even now refers to playing in the big leagues as a “dream.” Spend the majority of your baseball career as an undersized, underrecruited, underestimated ballplayer from the Northeast and the odds are certainly stacked against you. “When I was 8 years […]

MLB Weekly Digest July 27th Edition: Los Angeles Dodgers Sign Outfielder Mookie Betts to 12-Year Contract Extension Worth $365 Million

The previous week in MLB was about a team in the National League signing an outfielder to an enormous contract extension, the league expands 2020 postseason, and a club in the American League resolves their stadium problem. Los Angeles Dodgers Sign Outfielder Mookie Betts to 12-Year Contract Extension The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed outfielder […]

HBU Lands 10 on Phil Steele Preseason All-Southland Teams

CLEVELAND, Ohio – HBU had 10 student-athletes named to the Phil Steele Preseason All-Southland Conference Teams, the publication announced Friday. Only preseason league favorites Central Arkansas and Sam Houston had more with 12 each. Senior quarterback Bailey Zappe was a second-team selection and was also named to the HERO Sports Preseason All-America Second Team earlier this […]