A former QB at the University of South Florida, Tommy Eveld had his football career derailed by injury, but an unlikely switch to baseball may have the righty on the fast track to Arizona.
The venerable Northwest League will enter the 2017 season with an updated look after a new logo for the eight-team Class A Short Season circuit was revealed Thursday afternoon.
Yeiler Peguero singled home the go-ahead run in the fifth inning as Eugene held off Everett in the decisive third game of the Finals to win its first Northwest League championship since 1975.
Erik Martens, aka "the Peanut Guy," has been with Tri-City as both a vendor and on-field host since 2001. Ben Hill talked to him about his dual roles, popularity and infectious enthusiasm.