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  1. Improvement ideas for the next WBC

    The 2017 WBC has concluded and many baseball journalists are pitching the idea of holding the WBC semifinals during All-Star week. The idea sounds possible in theory, but pitchers aren’t used for more than a couple of innings in the ASG, much less pitch a couple of competitive games outside of their MLB club’s control. The idea doesn’t even consider that many other professional leagues around the world would have to plan their All-Star Game & festivities to coincide with MLB’s. ...

    Updated 03-28-2017 at 11:55 AM by SouthwestAmAZins

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  2. 1923 Yankee Stadium 3D Renderings

    Quote Originally Posted by YankeeStadium1923 View Post
    Current seat color Pantone 575C

    1923 seat color Pantone 5747C







    Some of the brilliance from
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  3. 1923 Yankee Stadium 3D Renderings

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    1923 Yankee Stadium Grandstand Seat
    Olive Green surviving paint samples
    Pantone 5747C


    Matching the exact color for the seats in 1923 should be fairly easy considering so many of the seats exist in today's market. Numerous members who follow this thread have a old Yankee Stadium Grandstand seat or some remnant of a seat in their collection. Many of the surviving seats have the Original Olive Green paint exposed in numerous areas throughout the body of the seat.
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  4. MLB & IOC Need to Think Outside the Box

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    MLB has various programs with the objective of globalizing baseball, from its academies and elite camps on six continents, to the biggest international baseball competition on the planet. Yet, it cannot bring itself to comply with the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) demands for Olympic reinstatement. All the IOC wants is for the very best baseball players to be made available for the Olympic Games, but MLB’s season is at its most crucial point during the event; understandably this obstacle
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  5. Mental Approach – Choose QUALITY over QUANTITY

    by , 04-01-2016 at 01:21 PM (Hitting Right - Baseball Instructional Tips and Drills)
    "I feel the younger guys put too much emphasis on quantity swings," said Andre Dawson, a special assistant to Marlins team president David Samson. "You want to have quality swings. When you feel good and get in a good rhythm, get out of [the cage]. When you take too many swings, you get tired and get in bad habits."
    I love this quote. I’m sure my guys get tired of hearing me say “NEVER sacrifice quality for quantity!” when they start to swing too rapidly and lose ...
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