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Epstein Named World’s Greatest Leader by Fortune Magazine

Epstein Named World’s Greatest Leader by Fortune Magazine

Chicago Cubs team President Theo Epstein has been name Fortune Magazine’s World’s Greatest Leader. At 28 years old, Epstein became the youngest general manager in MLB history and two years later, he helped build a championship-caliber team guiding the Red Sox through the “Curse of the Bambino.” In 2011 he joined the Cubs front office. [...]

March 23, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Giants’ Morse Could Miss at Least 2 Weeks

Giants’ Morse Could Miss at Least 2 Weeks

Michael Morse’s big-league return has now been put on hold. Morse who signed a deal with the Giants in the offseason, was playing well and appeared to be in contention for a spot on the team until he injured his hamstring on Monday. Now the Giants are hoping that Morse proved enough to himself, too. [...]

March 22, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Jose Fernandez was Drunk and on Coke When he Crashed his Boat

Jose Fernandez was Drunk and on Coke When he Crashed his Boat

The investigation into the boating accident that claimed Jose Fernandez’s life as well as everyone else on board has concluded. According to investigators from the FL Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Fernandez, who was driving his boat at the time it crashed in Miami, was drunk and high on cocaine. The boat was traveling at [...]

March 17, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Watch: NY Mets Pitchers Matz and Gilmartin Catch a Shark

Watch: NY Mets Pitchers Matz and Gilmartin Catch a Shark

How do some New York Mets pitchers spend their down time? Golfing? Training? Yes, for some that works but for others a different approach is used… New York Mets pitchers Steven Matz and Sean Gilmartin decided to spend their time shark fishing, and boy, did they ever manage to get their hands on one gigantic [...]

February 23, 2017 admin Balltribe TV, Headlines, MLB 0

Jeffrey Loria has ‘Handshake Agreement’ to Sell Marlins for $1.6B

Jeffrey Loria has ‘Handshake Agreement’ to Sell Marlins for $1.6B

For the first time since 2002 the Miami Marlins could end up with new owners. According to Mike Ozanian of Forbes, owner Jeffrey Loria reportedly has a “handshake agreement” to sell the team for $1.6 billion. The two sources stated that the “agreement” is with a NY City real estate developer. The hangup in the [...]

February 9, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Chris Correa, Imprisoned ex-Cardinals Scouting Director Accuses Astros of Hacking

Chris Correa, Imprisoned ex-Cardinals Scouting Director Accuses Astros of Hacking

Yesterday, the MLB agreed on a discipline the St. Louis Cardinals will face after former scouting director Chris Correa hacked the Houston Astros. The Cardinals were forced to hand over their top two draft picks and pay a $2-million fine. Despite admitting in court that he, Correa, had informed colleagues of what he had done, [...]

January 31, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

David Ortiz’s No. 34 to be Retired by the Red Sox

David Ortiz’s No. 34 to be Retired by the Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox have announced they will retire David Ortiz’s No. 34 during a June 23 ceremony at Fenway Park prior to their game against the Los Angeles Angels. A plaque of Ortiz’s No. 34 will join the other retired Red Sox numbers on the right field facade at Fenway Park – Bobby Doerr [...]

January 26, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Ventura Robbed After Car Accident

Ventura Robbed After Car Accident

Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura was robbed and left to die after his car accident in the Dominican Republic, but at his funeral, some potentially disturbing details emerged surrounding his fatal car accident. Ventura’s mother is reportedly seeking an investigation into his death because according to reports from the Kansas City Star, Ventura was [...]

January 24, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Jose Canseco Goes on Twitter Rant

Jose Canseco Goes on Twitter Rant

Jose Canseco is really hyped up about the 2017 Baseball Hall of Fame class. Unafraid to speak his mind on social media, the former major leaguer and admitted steroid user took to twitter after the 2017 Hall of Fame class was announced. Tim Raines, Jeff Bagwell, and Ivan Rodriguez received election but Canseco was upset [...]

January 19, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Phillies Acquire Clay Buchholz

Phillies Acquire Clay Buchholz

It’s official, Clay Buchholz is no longer a Boston Red Sox. The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired the right-hander, Clay Buchholz, in exchange for minor-league second baseman Josh Tobias. Philly will assume his $13.5-million salary for 2017. By trading Buchholz, the Red Sox payroll will now fall under the new CBA’s competitive balance tax. Buchholz had [...]

December 20, 2016 admin Headlines, MLB 0