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Team Isaacs vs Team Fox Don’t Blink

Team Isaacs vs. Team Fox

Team Isaacs vs Team Fox Don’t Blink

Team Isaacs vs. Team Fox

Photo by Ivar L. Media Team Isaacs vs. Team Fox Don’t Blink

It’s Home Run Derby time Saturday the 5th. Team Isaacs vs. Team Fox. The Don’t Blink Home Run Derby in Paradise. Founded by Todd Isaacs Jr. Lake County Captains and Lucius Fox Jr. Montgomery Biscuits. The Derby will take place for the second year on Montague Beach, with blue waters and sailboats in the background.

Lots of Top Prospects on Display

As a result of last year’s home run derby. This year home run derby will see an increase in the number of top prospects. Heading the list is defending derby champion and Blue Jays # 2 top prospect Bo Bichette, along with Nick Gordon, Monte Harrison, Johnathan India, Nate Lowe, Josh Lowe, Will Benson, Shed Long, Nolan Jones, Tyler Frank, also top MLB pitching prospects, Triston McKenzie and Touki Touissant.

Local Prospects

Also, taking part in the home run derby are the top hometown prospects. Jasrado Jazz Chisholm, Lucius Fox Jr, Kristian Robinson, Trent Deveaux, and Deshawn Knowles.

Team Isaacs vs. Team Fox

A preview of Team Isaacs that will feature Anfernee Seymour and Dominic Collie and Team Fox will feature Jasrado Chisholm and Trent Deveaux. For the most part, the rest of the teams have not been released as yet in addition to adding to the suspense. Send Todd and Lucius a message on Facebook on your dream team.

Why a Home Run Derby

For the most part, the Bahamas hosts some major sporting events. Like The Battle 4 Atlantis, The Bahamas Bowl, The World Relays and Tiger Woods The  Hero World Challenge to name a few. In the meantime, no Baseball Event. So together with Lucius Fox Jr, Todd Isaacs Jr came up with a home run derby on the Beach, in the Bahamas. A brilliant idea, Bahamas, Beaches, and Baseball, how Lovely.

Team Isaacs vs. Team Fox

Don’t Blink Home Run Derby in Paradise Kids Baseball Camp.

To begin with, most of the local baseball players haven’t had a chance to interact with professional baseball players growing up. Hence this weekend January 4th and 5th the kids will get to work without some of Major League Baseball top prospects at a baseball camp on 4th, and the following day at the Derby on the 5th.

Above all, this weekends Team Isaacs vs Team Fox Don’t Blink Home Run Derby in Paradise promises to be very energetic and exciting with some heavy hitter on the stage looking to dethrone the 2018 derby champion Bo Bichett of his title.

2018 Don’t Blink Home Run Derby Winner, Bo Bichett.

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Jeff Francis

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Jeffrey was born on April 29th, 1961, in Nassau, Bahamas to Rejoiner Ann Rolle and Jerome James Francis Etienne.

Married to Andrea G. Rolle-Francis, they have two daughters; Janae Latoya Francis, a graduate of Allegany College of Maryland, and Jessica Lee Francis a graduate Potomac State College West Virginia University in Kyser West Virginia.

Jeffrey was coaching the sport of baseball from 1980 at the age of 18 years old because he loved the sport as a kid. He started listening to the game over the radio out of Miami Florida in the late 60s and in the early 70s started playing the game locally in various local leagues right up to the premier senior league; a league where all of the current Bahamian minor leaguers played.

In 1982, Jeffrey had an invite to a three day tryout with the New York Yankees in Hollywood Florida, which was an awesome experience that is lasting a life time memory for him.

Jeffrey has been following the Bahamian baseball players in the minor leagues since 1999 with Angelo Burrows, but found greater interest with the signing of Antoan Richardson in 2005. He also writes a year end review on their play on his Facebook page, Baseball Bahamas, and he has a website with the same name. He has a great following and would love to expose the baseball players to a bigger worldwide audience.

He has a good relationship with all the players because he personally coached most of them.

His favorite MLB Team is the Detroit Tigers from 1969.
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