Fortuitous move to bullpen led Barnette to majors

| Dec 30, 2015

Fortuitous move to bullpen led Barnette to majors

The last game pitcher Tony Barnette ever started for the Tokyo Yakult Swallows came against the Chunichi Dragons on March 8, 2011, during spring training. Barnette had already had one life-altering moment that spring — he’d proposed to now-wife Hillary before leaving Arizona for ...

South Korea crushes U.S. to win Premier 12 title

Nov 21, 2015

South Korea crushes U.S. to win Premier 12 title

South Korea didn’t need any ninth-inning heroics in the Premier 12 final. It had this one well in hand pretty early on. Kim Hyun-soo drove in three runs, slugger Park Byung-ho, likely MLB-bound, connected on a towering three-run homer, and the South Koreans battered ...