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With foreclosure now a national epidemic and with the foreclosure rate inching upward in various parts of The First State, a diverse group of leaders composed of clergy, employers, union chiefs, nonprofit heads, elected representatives and others symbolically donned Relief Pitchers caps at the conclusion of a series of heartfelt talks in Downtown Wilmington.
A potential relief pitcher should have all his equipment nearby in the dugout -- his jacket, glove, and two baseballs -- so that when called to the bullpen, he won't have to waste time looking for anything he needs.
COACH: Your career took a sharp upturn in 1972 when you became the outstanding relief pitcher in the National League, and culminated in 1974 .
This officially-sanctioned Major League Baseball award will recognize the most outstanding relief pitcher of the year for the regular season.
Relief pitcher Tom Gordon and the Philadelphia Phillies have reached a preliminary agreement on an $18 million, three-year contract, the Associated Press has learned.
Gunches' team includes area players pitcher Greg Achaetel (El Camino Real of Woodland Hills), who is expected to throw two innings today, relief pitcher Junior Garcia (Birmingham of Lake Balboa) and catcher Derek Parent (Granada Hills/Pierce).
The "DHL Presents the Major League Baseball Delivery Man of the Month Award" recognizes the most outstanding relief pitcher during each month of the regular season.
Pepperdine relief pitcher Doug Kanoske came in for starter Kea Kometani in the eighth inning but surrendered four hits and two runs before being replaced by Kleen in the top of the ninth.
The officially-sanctioned Major League Baseball award, which recognizes the most outstanding relief pitcher during each month of the regular season, is part of a new sponsorship agreement between Major League Baseball (MLB), Major League Baseball Advanced Media (MLBAM) and DHL, the world's leading express delivery and logistics company, which makes DHL the "Official Express Delivery and Logistics Provider" of both organizations.
Jaeger, a Granada Hills High third baseman and Pierce and Cal State Northridge relief pitcher, had practiced sports psychology while coaching pitchers at Mission College, at Santa Barbara, at Cal Lutheran University and at the Cape Cod summer league.
A former Pierce College and Cal State Northridge relief pitcher in the mid-'80s who grew up in the Valley, as an all-league third baseman at Granada Hills High and had his own visions of glory, Jaeger began studying psychology while at CSUN and once sought out his own sports psychologist to help him deal with his own mental disharmony.
Mesa is the inaugural winner of the officially-sanctioned Major League Baseball award, which recognizes the most outstanding relief pitcher during each month of the regular season.