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    Niihama Times: Topsy Turvy Tanner

    By Kisho Suzuki Monday April 4th – The Niihama-shi Ghosts hired Tanner to help transition the team from a very successful franchise in the now defunct League of the Rising Sun into becoming something more than afterthoughts in the...

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    SABR rattling in Havana

    21 Mar, 2022 Ernesto de la Torriente, La Bola Rápida “Cigar?” Offered the leader. Appearing strangely at home, wearing his military ball cap and simple fatigues while seated in the luxurious leather chair. “Yes please. Thank you El Indio.”...

  • The Stevedore Apprentice Program: Canton Longshoremen Top 25 Prospects

    The Stevedore Apprentice Program Written by Stevedores_Fan_Bob, Special to The Record Time flies.  This is the fourth edition of The Stevedore Apprentice Program, the now-annual list of the not-yet-proud organization’s Top 25 Prospects, and a look back at how...

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    Shisa Spring Report

    Shiba Taguchi, Ryukyu Sports News Tuba City, Arizona – March 13, 2022: The Shisa gear up for 2022, hoping for an improved record, though most experts don’t foresee much success for Okinawa in the coming year. Executives have worked...

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    Kojima No-Show as Spring Begins

    by Francis Ferry, NLN baseball beat writer March 6, 2022: Grand Junction, Colorado – The defending PEBA champs are preparing to take the field tomorrow against Okinawa in the first of this years spring games and it looks like...

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    A Fly on the Wall, Redux

    by Drosophilia melanogaster A small market on a Pacific Island, late February of the year 2022… Small, delicate, flitting about, a small fruit fly samples fresh fruit that sits – awaiting a hand to grasp it, to squeeze it,...

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    Homecoming

    In the beginning he saw nothing. He smelled the disinfectant, he heard someone shuffle past, he twitched his fingers against starched sheets. In the beginning he could not move. In and out of a fog he drifted, reluctant to...

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    A Conversation with Red Hook

    Shiba Taguchi, Ryukyu Sports News Naha, Japan – February 3, 2022: Alex Bothwell plays first base for the Shisa Triple-A affiliate Shizuoka Anguirus. Born in New York City in 1999, Bothwell grew up in the aftermath of the death...

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    Adachi Weds Longtime Gal Pal

    January 21, 2022: Yanai, Japan – In a brief, multi-cultural ceremony, Lupin Cliff Hanger shortstop Shiro Adachi was wed to Cinde Chah his longtime girlfriend early this afternoon. Chah, 31, is an investment broker from Korea. The two met...

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    The Apple Falls

    Reno, NV: Reno Zephyrs general manager Scott Maynor; eats, breaths and defecates baseball. One look at his office and it is easy to see that the great game of baseball is clearly a passion for the fifty-one year old....