Norm’s Weekly Baseball Recap February 12th-19th

Spring training is starting to get going full speed. College baseball is starting up around the country and fights are breaking out in Cuba. We start in Cuba where all hell broke loose on (2-18) in a game between Matanzas and Villa Clara. Watch the video and see for yourself. http://deadspin.com/watch-this-baseball-player-try-to-murder-a-pitcher-duri-1525186387?utm_campaign=socialflow_deadspin_facebook&utm_source=deadspin_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow Kind of crazy huh?…

Norm’s Way to Early Predictions

I normally won’t do my predictions this early. But, with all the snow we got and being cooped up for the past couple of days, I figure what the hell. So here are my pre-spring training predictions for the 2014 season. WARNING: This is subject to change after spring training. I will start with the…

At Bat with Jonesy: Chad Jones

Josh Jones: What does baseball mean to you? Chad Jones: As cliché as it may sound, baseball means the world to me. Most of what I do evolves around the sport—my workouts, how I eat, what I watch and read, what I talk about. The sport has had me hooked since age 5 and won’t…

Beyond Left Field with Norm: Asad Rahman

I came across Asad and Project Enlighten on Facebook.  I chatted with Asad a few times and ended up buying a lot of cards from him for $40. Well worth the money. I received Topps cards ranging from 1968-1984. I ended up buying a second lot for the same price and was very happy with…

Beyond Left Field with Norm: Austin Yount

Austin Yount was the Dodgers 12th round draft pick in 2008. Austin played for Stanford and his father Larry pitched in the majors. Austin is the nephew of Brewers great Robin Yount. Thanks for taking some time Austin. What are you up to these days? I am now doing investment banking in San Francisco.  I…