Paul McAnulty walk-off. Lake Elsinore continues its torrid space with a win on the road to take a 1-0 lead over High Desert. Matt Hagen and Skip Adams led the assault. Fort Wayne is 0-5 over the last three seasons in the playoffs, losing at home on Wednesday. The pitching, normally a strength, left the Wizards on this day. The season ends in Eugene with Michael Campbell making a statement.
September 6, 2006
In past seasons the sole purpose of the Seattle Mariners minor league clubs was to simply house the next generation of players for the 25-man major league roster until the current bunch was ready to be traded for younger players and prospects. These days each minor league affiliate has many extremely vital jobs to, beginning with teaching. Perhaps the most important point driven home is how to deal with adversity. That, afterall, is inevitable.
August 20, 2003