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Metro New Orleans Area Baseball Player Database

                       
This is my compilation of metro New Orleans area high school baseball players who played collegiately, were drafted professionally, played in the Minor Leagues, or played in the Major Leagues.  The database has over 1,483 entries, as of April 22, 2017.  Click here to retrieve an Adobe PDF file with the list of players.  For an analysis of the 2017 college players from the New Orleans area, click here.
 
    

Major League Baseball Players With Relatives

 

This is my end-of-season compilation of the 2016 Major League Baseball active players and non-players (managers, coaches, scouts, executives, owners, broadcasters, umpires, and other) who have relatives that also played professional baseball or were drafted by major league organizations.  There are over 1,400 entries.  Follow this link to my Baseball's Relatives website to see multiple sorts of the information: http://baseballrelatives.mlblogs.com/2016-family-ties/

 

 

Major League Baseball Media Guides

This article published in Sports Collectors Digest, August 2011,  traces the evolution of major league media guides throughout the years. It provides details of the content and characteristics of the guides. With the advent of digital media, it is surmised that the use of printed media guides will decline and eventually be eliminated.

Baseball Digest's 70th Annivesary

 

This article published in Sports Collectors Digest, July 2012, provides a history of the long-running Baseball Digest magazine, as it enters it's 70th year of publication.

 

Webster Garrison - Where Is He Now?


This article in The West Bank Beacon, August 2011, is about Webster Garrison's professional baseball career.  Garrison is a former New Orleans-area West Bank high school standout.
     

Richard Cuicchi can be contacted at richard@TheTenthInning.com.