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  1. Mariners Notebook: Maurer's return unlike his first stay with M'sRead the original story

    Yesterday | Bellingham Herald

    ... innings. Then-Angel Kendrys (which MLB had mistakenly spelled as Kendry until 2011) Morales went deep against Brandon League after Felix Hernandez held Anaheim to one run in eight innings. Morales suffered a broken leg when he landed awkwardly while ...

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  2. Most Disappointing Dodgers Players in Spring Training so FarRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... spring. Let's just say it's not the kind of first impression any player on a new team could hope to make. Brandon League has picked up right where he left off in 2013, and that's not a good thing for the Dodgers. Entering the second year of a ...

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  3. Brandon League might not make the trip to Australia with DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2014 | Call to the Pen

    No question that last season as a difficult one for Los Angeles Dodgers reliever Brandon League .

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  4. Brandon League to pitch minor league game Friday, maybe Saturday tooRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | True Blue LA

    Dodgers pitcher Brandon League has struggled in his three Cactus League outings so far, as he did for most of last season.

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  5. It's time to cut Brandon LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2014 | Lasorda's Lair

    There is a time when enough is enough and right now, it is time for the Los Angeles Dodgers to cut reliever Brandon League .

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  6. First Split Squad Games Today For DodgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | Lasorda's Lair

    ... rest of the game. The pitching was excellent, and Brian Wilson , Kenley Jansen , J.P. Howell , Chris Perez , Brandon League , and 2013 draft pick Tom Windle held the Ranger's offense quiet. The Dodgers only had three hits in the affair, and only ...

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  7. Early Surprises of Spring Training's Opening Weeks of GamesRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... being snagged by the Los Angeles Dodgers this offseason. It may take an injury or perhaps the release of Brandon League for him to make the roster, but he has been fantastic so far this spring and has at least given the Dodgers something to think ...

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  8. Rough outing for Kershaw as Dodgers lose to A's, 7-3Read the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | The Wave

    ... walking three and giving up two hits. In all, the A's sent 12 batters to the plate against Kershaw and Brandon League in the third inning. Nine reached base (five on walks, four on hits) and seven scored. Rule 5 pick Seth Rosin threw three shutout ...

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  9. Clayton Kershaw frustrated with outing against AthleticsRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | True Blue LA

    ... pay with a single to right center field to plate two runs. Kershaw was pulled, but the damage wasn't over. Brandon League entered in relief, but two walks and two hits later made it a 7-run inning for Oakland. Kershaw didn't retire a batter in the ...

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  10. Mariners' prospects with hope this springRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2014 | Lookout Landing

    ... the entire 2013 season at the minors' highest level. The right-hander was acquired from the Dodgers in the Brandon League trade in 2012 and has been pitching almost exclusively in late, high leverage situations throughout his minor league career. ...

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  11. A pattern of Seattle Mariners closers in the last decadeRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2014 | Lookout Landing

    ... the Mariners--for reasons I still don't understand--traded Morrow to the Toronto Blue Jays for pitcher Brandon League . This meant the closer role was Aardsma's to lose. Even with another 101-loss season to suffer through, Aardsma converted 31 of 35

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  12. Fernando Rodney: Proven Closer, SomehowRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... closer with a little ego and personality. Farquhar's too nice. Wilhelmsen's too uncertain and spacy. I guess Brandon League had a little ego and personality but he was a moron. I don't even remember what David Aardsma was like. I very much enjoyed ...

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  13. Clayton Kershaw and the Very Serious MenRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | True Blue LA

    ... most of the league, but Kershaw has nothing to do with that. Blame Carl Crawford, blame Josh Beckett , blame Brandon League , but the greatest pitcher in baseball getting more money than anyone else is a rare example of the MLB's salary structure ...

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  14. 2014 Preview: Carter Capps, Luck and the Ball Leaving the YardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2014 | Marlin Maniac

    ... was extremely unlucky giving up a ridiculously high 18.8% HR/FB rate. That placed him in the same company as Brandon League , Heath Bell , Chris Perez and John Axford , who all sported FIPs over 4. Capps' HR/FB rate, one of the three components of ...

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  15. On Tanaka and the Dodgers BenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2013 | Lasorda's Lair

    ... moves Ned Colletti have made this winter have been cost effective and smart. Colletti hasn't handed out any Brandon League type contracts thankfully, and the pickups he has collected have been strategic to fill needed holes in the roster. There are ...

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  16. Today in Blue Jays History: Brandon Morrow TradeRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2013 | Bluebird Banter

    Four years ago today, the Blue Jays trade Brandon League and Johermyn Chavez to the Mariners for Brandon Morrow.

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  17. Brandon League Comeback?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2013 | Lasorda's Lair

    ... which history has shown it is hard for pitchers to come back from, he has an excuse to being awful. But Brandon League 2013 edition was brutal. We all heard the boos in every home game he appeared in after the middle of June. The whole stadium ...

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  18. Seattle Mariners rumors: Closer editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2013 | Isportsweb.com

    ... one of strength for the Seattle Mariners going into 2013. Tom Wilhelmsen stepped into the closer's role after Brandon League was traded to the Dodgers, and he had a fine 2012 saving 29 games with a 2.50 ERA and a 1.11 WHIP. He came hot out of the ...

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  19. Mariners to Trade for a Closer? What about Danny Farquhar?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2013 | SoDo Mojo

    ... John Axford . After last year's monumental implosion from Tom Wilhelmsen , and a previous meltdown from Brandon League , it's understandable that the Mariners are cautious when it comes to late-inning pitching. Last season we saw the emergence of ...

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  20. Dodgers moving on to next phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2013 | The Wave

    ... Fill in the bullpen - They will likely have over $20 million invested in Kenley Jansen, Brian Wilson and Brandon League, but need depth beyond a passel of young arms (Paco Rodriguez, Chris Withrow, Jose Dominguez, Onelki Garcia, etc.) Deepen the ...

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