With the window to signal draft picks having shrunk from about six weeks to 12 days, the Milwaukee Brewers wasted no time getting their first-round decide into the fold.

On Friday afternoon the workforce signed infielder Eric Brown Jr., 5 days after taking him twenty seventh out of Coastal Carolina College.

Slot worth for the decide is $2,701,900 however in response to MLB.com the edges got here collectively on a $2.05 million deal.

“It was crucial,” Brown mentioned of signing shortly. “I am able to get going. As quickly as I signed that paper, I knew that I am formally

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FORT SMITH — The second wasn’t too large for Fort Smith Sportsman pitcher Noah Brown on Tuesday at Hunt’s Park.

With only a two-run lead, no outs and the bases loaded within the backside of the seventh inning, Brown was as much as the duty of incomes the save.

He did simply that, leaving three runners stranded to shut out the sport. That allowed the Sportsman to carry on for a 7-5 victory towards Mountain House within the second day of pool play on the American Legion U17 state match.

“I knew we had been going to win that sport,”

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Notes come from all around Chicago outdoors and beyond.


Sondra Katzen forwarded photos from Dave Derk of a barred owl in his yard recently in Palos Park.

WOTW, the celebration of wild stories and photos around Chicago outdoors, runs most weeks in the special two-page outdoors section in the Sun-Times Sports Saturday. To make submissions, email [email protected] or contact me on Facebook (Dale Bowman), Twitter (@BowmanOutside) or Instagram (@BowmanOutside).



Aug. 28-29: Palatine, palatineparks.org

Sept. 10-11: Morris, [email protected] or (815) 343-7330

Sept. 11-12: Diamond, [email protected]

Sept. 25-26:

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