Brandon League

Brandon League

Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 2"/200 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Sacramento, California
College: None
Draft: 2001 2nd round by the
  • Josh Winckowski (prospect from Andrew Benintendi trade) has 'heavy fastball,' Matt Barnes says
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    Josh Winckowski (prospect from Andrew Benintendi trade) has 'heavy fastball,' Matt Barnes says

    Josh Winckowski, the prospect who the Boston Red Sox acquired in Andrew Benintendi trade, pitched a perfect third inning in a Grapefruit League game against the Atlanta Braves on Sunday. The 22-year-old righty retired Travis d’Arnaud on a grounder back to the mound, struck out Dansby Swanson swinging and got Austin Riley to fly out to right field. He likely is to begin the minor league regular season at Double-A Portland.

  • OF Jarrod Dyson finalizes $1.5M deal, returns to Royals
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    OF Jarrod Dyson finalizes $1.5M deal, returns to Royals

    Dyson helped the Royals win the 2014 AL pennant and scored the go-ahead run in the fifth and final game of the 2015 World Series at the New York Mets. He entered in the 12th inning as a pinch-runner following Salvador Pérez's single and scored on Christian Colón's single off Addison Reed for a 3-2 lead in a game the Royals won 7-2. He signed with Seattle for 2018 and Pittsburgh for 2020.

  • Springtraining Gamethread VI: Royals at Giants
    Royals Review

    Springtraining Gamethread VI: Royals at Giants

    The first week of Spring Training baseball comes to a close this week as the Royals take on the Giants in Scottsdale, Arizona. Two guys who used to pitch for the Royals will take the mound. One, Johnny Cueto, will pitch for the other team.