big league

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the most important league in any sport (especially baseball)

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In order to play in the big leagues you need to pay attention to your surroundings and learn to conserve.
But during the summer months, none of that matters on the District 51 Big League softball team.
Las Vegas will be looking to increase its exposure through additional sponsorship elements during Big League weekend 2000," said Rossi Ralenkotter, vice president of marketing for the LVCVA.
There's more to Big League Bottling than the bottles.
From "bump and run" coverage in "NFL 2K1," a working spin move and crossover in "NBA 2K1" and true-to-life camera angles in "World Series Baseball 2K1," these games bring all the intricate action of the big leagues to gamers everywhere.
Gutierrez, added to the roster midway through the summer when another player left, pitched his second consecutive shutout to lead Thousand Oaks to a 10-0, five-inning, mercy-rule victory over Puerto Rico in Saturday's championship game of the Big League World Series in Easley, S.
Andrew Scheinman is stepping up to the directorial plate for the first time on "Little Big League," but he is no rookie to fine filmmaking.
CST, the Shop At Home Network will debut the MLBPA and Upper Deck Big League Challenge Show featuring behind the scenes footage, player interviews and exclusive product from the 2001 Big League Challenge.
We believe that learning the techniques of the game while also hearing about valuable life lessons directly from a big league player will leave a lasting impression on all the kids that participate in these clinics.
ROSAMOND -- Clutch hitting, solid pitching and outstanding defense all came together Wednesday at the most opportune of times for the Antelope Valley's District 51 Divisional Big League All-Star team.
com founder Dick Mills, former Red Sox pitcher, says that 90 percent of pitchers who are drafted this week will never put on a big league uniform.
I couldn't wait until I was old enough to be on the Big League team,'' said pitcher Chad Smith, an incoming junior at Thousand Oaks High, who as a 16-year-old is the youngest player on a team loaded with recent high school graduates and junior college players.
Triple Play 2001 will showcase Big League Challenge exclusively in-game for a fun, arcade-like home run hitting interactive experience," said EA SPORTS Product Marketing Manager Brian Coleman.
After squandering a four-run advantage, Thousand Oaks used a two-run double by Cody Fierro in the bottom of the sixth inning to regain the lead en route to a 10-5 victory over Puerto Rico on Saturday in the opening round of the Big League World Series in Easley, S.
But it remains valuable throughout the year, as Fantasy Baseball LIVE lets players follow their team scoring and play-by-play during actual big league contests.