Former Greensboro Grasshoppers Catcher/INF Austin Barnes and LA Dodgers avoid arbitration

Dodgers extend Austin Barnes, avoid arbitration Mark Polishuk on MLB trade rumors and coming in from YardBarker.com…www.yardbarker.com The Dodgers have avoided arbitration with catcher Austin Barnes(Greensboro Grasshoppers) by agreeing to a two-year deal worth $4.3 million, The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal reports (Twitter links). The contract breaks down as a $300,000 signing bonus, $1.5 million in… Continue reading Former Greensboro Grasshoppers Catcher/INF Austin Barnes and LA Dodgers avoid arbitration

Former Atlanta Braves catcher Biff Pocoroba gone at age 66:He had one heck of a name and fans just loved to say, “Biff Pocoroba”(RIP)

from the Atlanta Journal and Constitution at www.ajc.com and CLICK HERE to see and read more from the AJC…. Longtime Braves catcher Biff Pocoroba has died, the Atlanta Braves confirmed Wednesday. Pocoroba was 66. Pocoroba spent his entire 10-year career with the club from 1975-84. He earned All-Star honors in 1978. “Very sad to hear… Continue reading Former Atlanta Braves catcher Biff Pocoroba gone at age 66:He had one heck of a name and fans just loved to say, “Biff Pocoroba”(RIP)