Remember Wander Franco? What about Vlad Guerrero Jr.? Even Cristian Pache? They all three have one thing in common. They each passed through the Appalachian League at one point in their career.
First the first time in the three-plus years I’ve spent covering the Appy League (this year being year number 4), I decided to partake in a Top 10 ranking.
Read More Top 10 Appalachian League Players
Opening night of the Appalachian League was celebrated Tuesday with a walk-off by Elizabethton to win 3-2 over the Bluefield Blue Jays at Joe O’Brien Field. Eric Rivera doubled with one out in the eighth. It drove in the game-tying run Steward Berroa who had reached on a walk before stealing second. Rivera advanced to third on […]
Read More Appy League: Elizabethton Walks Off
On Wednesday, the Minnesota Twins announced their field staff for their minor league clubs for 2019. Ray Smith, who has been a staple on the Elizabethton Twins staff, will be in his 33rd season on the Elizabethton Twins staff with 26 of those coming as a manager. During that time, he has a career record of 1,015-667 with […]
Read More Ray Smith Again at the Helm for Elizabethton