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    The New Zealand entry in the Australian Baseball League will have an ex-Major League Baseball pitcher

    The New Zealand entry in the Australian Baseball League will have an ex-Major League Baseball pitcher


    Former Arizona Diamondbacks and Atlanta Braves pitcher Josh Collmenter has been unveiled as one of the first two signings for the side.

    In 214 MLB games, Collmenter posted a career record of 38-35, with an earned run average of 3.64 and had two seasons in which he struck out 100 or more hitters.

    New Zealand Diamondblacks third baseman Daniel Lamb-Hunt is the other signing, who has spent the last six seasons in Germany.

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