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Baseball Signed by the 1939 Inaugural HOF Class Sells for Record Amount

Baseball Signed by the 1939 Inaugural HOF Class Sells for Record Amount

A baseball signed by the inaugural Baseball Hall of Fame class of 1939 sold on Saturday night for $623,369. The ball, signed by the first class inducted in a Cooperstown ceremony, was signed by 11 of the 12 men who were deemed the sport’s first group of greats, including Babe Ruth, Ty Cobb, Cy Young [...]

August 13, 2018 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Texas Rangers and Chicago Cubs Agree to Deal for Cole Hamels

Texas Rangers and Chicago Cubs Agree to Deal for Cole Hamels

The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a trade with the Texas Rangers for Cole Hamels. Pending an exchange of medical information, Texas will receive minor leaguers in return for Hamels while sending a significant amount of cash to Chicago to cover the pitcher’s salary. Hamels is a highly decorated pitcher, winning a World Series in [...]

July 26, 2018 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Tim Tebow May be Out for Season With Injury

Tim Tebow May be Out for Season With Injury

Tim Tebow’s baseball season may be over. On Tuesday, Tebow must undergo what is likely to be a season-ending surgery to repair a broken hamate bone in his right hand. He was removed in the seventh inning of the Rumble Ponies’ win over the Trenton Thunder after injuring his hand on a swing. He was [...]

July 23, 2018 admin Headlines, MLB 0

A-Rod to Join Sunday Night Baseball Booth as an Analyst

A-Rod to Join Sunday Night Baseball Booth as an Analyst

ESPN has announced that Alex Rodriguez will be joining Sunday Night Baseball working alongside Jessica Mendoza and new play-by-play announcer Matt Vasgersian. “I’m looking forward to this new chapter in my broadcasting career,” Rodriguez said in a statement. “It’s an exciting time in baseball and now I get that front-row seat to tell that story [...]

January 23, 2018 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Darryl Strawberry Speaks About His Sex Addiction

Darryl Strawberry Speaks About His Sex Addiction

Known for his struggles with drugs and alcohol, former New York Mets slugger Darryl Strawberry opened up about an intense sexual addiction. Strawberry spoke to Dr. Oz (the full interview airs Thursday) and according to him his sex addiction use to be so bad that he would enlist locker room attendants to entice women to [...]

December 21, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 1

Yasiel Puig’s Home Robbed During Game 7 of World Series

Yasiel Puig’s Home Robbed During Game 7 of World Series

Yasiel Puig and the Los Angeles Dodgers were hoping to add a little jewelry to their collection on Wednesday night, but not only did they lose Game 7 of the World Series to the Houston Astros, but during the game, Puig’s home got robbed. According to TMZ a burglar busted through a window at Puig’s [...]

November 2, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Chase Headley Took an 87-mph Pitch to the Groin (Video)

Chase Headley Took an 87-mph Pitch to the Groin (Video)

Yankees infielder Chase Headley was hit by a pitch in the absolute worst place possible on Tuesday night. During the fifth inning against the Minnesota Twins the New York Yankees’ designated hitter was hit by a 87.9-mph pitch to the groin from reliever Dillon Gee. To his credit, Headley remained in the game despite the [...]

September 20, 2017 admin Headlines, Hot Seat, MLB 0

Cleveland Indians Set Franchise Record with 15th consecutive win

Cleveland Indians Set Franchise Record with 15th consecutive win

The Cleveland Indians made history last night in Chicago, by winning 11-2 against the White Sox 11-2 and setting a new franchise record with their 15th consecutive win. The Indians completed a four-game sweep of the Chicago White Sox to nab the longest winning streak in the big leagues since the Oakland Athletics won 20 [...]

September 8, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Austin Jackson Leaps Over Wall to Make Catch of the Year

Austin Jackson Leaps Over Wall to Make Catch of the Year

The Cleveland Indians center fielder, Austin Jackson, reached over the outfield wall to rob the Boston Red Sox of a sure home run. Ordinarily, Fenway Park fans don’t give standing ovations to opposing players, but there was nothing ordinary about Austin Jackson’s catch. In the fifth inning Tuesday night at Fenway Park, Hanley Ramirez opened [...]

August 2, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Cubs Acquire Jose Quintana from Chicago White Sox

Cubs Acquire Jose Quintana from Chicago White Sox

The Chicago White Sox have dealt left-hander Jose Quintana to the Chicago Cubs in exchange for four players: outfielder Eloy Jimenez, right-hander Dylan Cease, first baseman Matt Rose, and infielder Bryant Flete. “It is always extremely difficult to trade a person and player like Jose Quintana,” White Sox general manager Rick Hahn said, according to [...]

July 13, 2017 admin Headlines, MLB 0