Buck O’Neil: Baseball’s Ambassador

Angels get Johnson, international bonus space from Braves

ANAHEIM, Calif. /December 1, 2017 (AP) (STL.News) —  The Angels acquired pitcher Jim Johnson and the Atlanta Braves’ remaining $1.21 million in international bonus signing allocation on Thursday for minor league left-hander Justin Kelly, a deal that raises Los Angeles’ possible bonus offer to Shohei Ohtani to $1,315,000. Los Angeles had been 28th among the … Continue reading Angels get Johnson, international bonus space from Braves

Ashcroft Announces Program on Buck O’Neil Featuring Micah Gall

Jefferson City, Mo. July 11, 2017 (STL.NEWS) Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft today announced a program highlighting the life of Buck O’Neil. The program will feature Micah Gall, speaking about his new book, “Buck O’Neil: Baseball’s Ambassador.” The program will be held at the Missouri State Archives, a division of the secretary’s office, on … Continue reading Ashcroft Announces Program on Buck O’Neil Featuring Micah Gall