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Reds to Induct Pete Rose Into Team’s Hall of Fame

Reds to Induct Pete Rose Into Team’s Hall of Fame

Pete Rose will probably never be allowed into the baseball’s hall of fame, but that doesn’t mean the Cincinnati Reds can’t honor him. The all-time hits leader will be inducted into the team’s hall of fame this June, the team announced. Pete Rose to be inducted into the Reds Hall of Fame during 2016 Reds [...]

January 19, 2016 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

Ken Griffey, Jr. Inducted to HOF in Record Fashion

Ken Griffey, Jr. Inducted to HOF in Record Fashion

Ken Griffey, Jr. was one of the premier home run hitters in the 90s. For most of those guys in that category, there’s an asterisk, or very serious skepticism, around their merits. But luckily for Griffey, he’s excluded from that doubt. What saved him was the fact that he was often injured in the 90s. [...]

January 7, 2016 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

Yankees Acquire Aroldis Chapman From Reds

Yankees Acquire Aroldis Chapman From Reds

The Cincinnati Reds’ Aroldis Chapman recently made headlines due to his alleged involvement in a domestic dispute. In fact, the prospect of him being suspended next season has not been ruled out, as the league is still currently investigating. However, none of this has impacted the fact that he’s still a very talented pitcher. Just [...]

December 29, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

Mike Leake Signs 5-Year, $80 Million Deal With Cardinals

Mike Leake Signs 5-Year, $80 Million Deal With Cardinals

The St. Louis Cardinals filled a hole in their starting rotation by agreeing to a five-year, $80 million deal with right-handed pitcher Mike Leake. The deal also includes a full no-trade clause and a mutual option for a sixth year that could increase the value to $94 million. There will be a press conference today [...]

December 22, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Chipper Jones Returns To Braves As Special Assistant

Chipper Jones Returns To Braves As Special Assistant

Chipper Jones, one of the greatest players in the history of the Atlanta Braves will be rejoining the team in a front office position. The Braves announced on Thursday that the eight-time All-Star has been hired as a special assistant to baseball operations. Jones will report to John Hart, president of operations and John Coppolella, [...]

December 17, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Reds Trade Todd Frazier To White Sox

Reds Trade Todd Frazier To White Sox

The Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn made a major move on Wednesday and landed All-Star Todd Frazier from the Cincinnati Reds in a seven-player trade that also involved the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Reds will receive infielders Jose Peraza and Brandon Dixon and outfielder Scott Schebler from the Dodgers. The White Sox will [...]

December 16, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Pete Rose Denied, Lifetime Ban Upheld

Pete Rose Denied, Lifetime Ban Upheld

Major League Baseball’s all-time hits leader will continue to be barred from the league. Rob Manfred, the commissioner of Major League Baseball, has decided not to lift the permanent ban imposed on Pete Rose more than a quarter-century ago. Therefore the player with more hits than anyone else in the sport’s history will continue to [...]

December 14, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Barry Bonds Hired As Marlins Hitting Coach

Barry Bonds Hired As Marlins Hitting Coach

The Miami Marlins have hired ‘Home Run King’ Barry Bonds as their hitting coach. He will be joining the staff of new manager Don Mattingly. Bonds who is 51 is the leading home run hitter in major league history and a seven time most valuable player. Frank Menechino, the team’s hitting coach last year, will [...]

December 4, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0

David Price, Red Sox Agree to 7-Year, $217 M Deal

David Price, Red Sox Agree to 7-Year, $217 M Deal

Major League Baseball continues to print its own money. David Price’s new deal with the Red Sox is evidence. The 30 year-old left has agreed to join the Red Sox on a 7-year, $215 million deal. According to a source briefed on the negotiations, they agreed on Tuesday on a seven-year, $217 million contract with [...]

December 2, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

Rockies’ Reyes Pleads Not Guilty To Abusing Wife

Rockies’ Reyes Pleads Not Guilty To Abusing Wife

On Tuesday, Jose Reyes’ attorney entered a plea of not guilty to the domestic abuse charge he was arrested for back in October. The Colorado Rockies shortstop was arrested on Halloween at a Hawaii resort for an argument with his wife that allegedly turned physical. Reyes allegedly grabbed his wife by the throat and shoved [...]

November 24, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0