On this date in 1992, Atlanta Falcons star Deion Sanders flew from Miami to Pittsburgh in an effort to joint he PIrates for Game 5 of the NLCS and become the first athlete to play in two professional leagues in the same day. However, the outfielder/cornerback wasn’t in the lineup for the Braves’ 7-1 loss. Here’s this week’s look around the baseball blogosphere..
- Camden Depot asks if Masahiro Tanaka is the gem of the offseason.
- The Giants Cove has some thoughts on the 2013 season in San Fran.
- A’s Farm runs down Oakland’s top players in the Arizona Fall League.
- Kings Of Kauffman looks at GM Dayton Moore with a critical eye.
- Wahoo’s On First talks Yan Gomes.
- Marlin Maniac compiled an entire lineup of ex-Marlins on playoff teams.
- More Hardball has a minor league free agent All-Star team.
- Kingdome of Seattle Sports runs down former Mariners in the postseason.
- MLB Reports breaks down the Red Sox’s roster.
- Orioles Nation knows the importance of a third pitch.
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