Category: Pro Baseball

Metoyer selected by Mets, becomes LSUA’s first MLB draftee

  • June 6, 2018
  • By Richard Thiberville

For the first time ever, a LSUA baseball player heard his name called in the Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft as junior RHP Brian Metoyer was selected in the 40th round by the New York Mets during the Draft’s final day on Wednesday.

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Will Clark:  Oh, What a Thrill! (Part 9)

  • May 7, 2018
  • By Richard Cuicchi

It may have been a bit surprising when Clark retired immediately after the 2000 season.  He had just come off one of the best two-month stints of his career, and at 36 years old it would seem he had a couple more seasons in him.

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Will Clark: Oh, What a Thrill! (Part 8)

  • April 30, 2018
  • By Richard Cuicchi

Following three injury-plagued years with Texas, Clark rejuvenated his career with the Rangers in his last year with them.  However, wanting to go in a different direction at first base after the 1998 season, Texas replaced Clark.

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