“If you had a Mount Rushmore of MCC baseball, he’s on there.” Longtime assistant Jack Christensen passes away

“If you had a Mount Rushmore of MCC baseball, he’s on there.” Longtime assistant Jack Christensen passes away

A graduate of SUNY Brockport and member of the U.S. Army, Christensen started as an assistant with the MCC program while keeping the scorebook for eventual MCC and NJCAA hall-of-famer Dave Chamberlain during the 1971 season. By the following spring, he took over duties in the third base coaching box, a role he held for nearly two decades…

Mendick collects first major league hit

Mendick collects first major league hit

Making his first major-league start Thursday afternoon, Danny Mendick recorded the first two hits of his major league career. Facing an 0-2 count and still being asked to sacrifice in the sixth inning, Mendick laid a bunt down the third-base side which was fielded by a sliding pitcher who was unable to make a play anywhere, resulting in Mendick’s first big-league hit…

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