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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

MLB and Under Armour Announce 10-Year Partnership

MLB and Under Armour Announce 10-Year Partnership

The MLB will be the first professional sports league to wear Under Armour uniforms. It was just announced that the MLB has made UA their exclusive jersey provider. The 10 year partnership will begin in 2020. “Under Armour is proud of our long-standing relationship with MLB, and we look forward to this exciting next chapter,” [...]

December 5, 2016 admin Headlines, MLB 0

2017 May Be the Final World Baseball Classic

2017 May Be the Final World Baseball Classic

Depending on who you ask, the World Baseball Classic is a good idea. Unfortunately for Major League Baseball, that’s not what the masses think. The international baseball tournament, which began in 2006, was supposed to draw global interest in the sport. It hasn’t quite panned out that way. Underwhelming support in the United States and [...]

November 29, 2016 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

David Ortiz Officially Retires

David Ortiz Officially Retires

David Ortiz’s career has come to an end. The deadline for MLB teams to submit their roster is this Friday and the Red Sox have officially removed David Ortiz, making him an inactive player. A few weeks ago the Red Sox exercised Ortiz’ $17,2 million option in order to prevent him from signing with a [...]

November 16, 2016 admin Headlines, MLB 0