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Jealous Girlfriend Hacks Delmon Young’s Facebook

Jealous Girlfriend Hacks Delmon Young’s Facebook

It’s been a rough few weeks for Delmon Young. Earlier this month, Young was arrested for allegedly choking and threatening a valet in Miami. Then on Monday night, his facebook was hacked by a jealous girlfriend. The girlfriend, Yuli Alfonso, alternated between writing posts as herself and as Young on his account. She was apparently [...]

February 16, 2016 admin 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

Joe Maddon, Jeff Banister Earn MLB Manager of the Year Honors

Joe Maddon, Jeff Banister Earn MLB Manager of the Year Honors

Jeff Banister and Joe Maddon have won Manager of the Year honors by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America for the American and National League respectively. In his first year with the Chicago Cubs Joe Maddon led the club to their most regular season wins since 1945. This was the third time Maddon earned Manager [...]

November 17, 2015 admin Headlines 0

Russell Branyan Arrested For Allegedly Breaking Into Ex-Wife’s Home

Russell Branyan Arrested For Allegedly Breaking Into Ex-Wife’s Home

Former Major League Baseball player Russell Branyan was arrested on Monday in Nashville for allegedly breaking into his ex-wife’s, Jill Branyan’s home, on October 30th. He was later released on a $2,500 bond. According to the warrant Russell Branyan was arrested after the following events allegedly transpired: The defendant made entry into the residence of [...]

November 17, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Video: CC Sabathia Opens Up About Alcoholism

Video: CC Sabathia Opens Up About Alcoholism

On the eve of the New York Yankees’ playoff game vs the Houston Astros, CC Sabathia shocked the baseball world when he revealed he was battling alcoholism and was going to seek help. He was in rehab for 30 days and is now ready to tell his story. He spoke with Robin Roberts of Good [...]

November 9, 2015 Kevin Burke Hot Seat, MLB 1

Torii Hunter Announces Retirement

Torii Hunter Announces Retirement

It’s hard to believe but Torii Hunter is 40 years old and just finished his 19th MLB season. All good things must come to an end and Hunter is calling it a career. So Hunter has made it official. The Twins right fielder is retiring from baseball, closing the books on a 19-year major league [...]

October 27, 2015 Kevin Burke Headlines, MLB 0

Phillies Hire Matt Klentak As General Manager

Phillies Hire Matt Klentak As General Manager

The Philadelphia Phillies’ search is over. They have announced that Matt Klentak, the Los Angeles Angels assistant general manager, has been hired as the teams new general manager and vice president. Matt Klentak, who is only 36, will be replacing Ruben Amaro Jr. who was fired as the Phillies general manager back in September. Klentak [...]

October 26, 2015 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Mariners to Name Scott Servais New Manager

Mariners to Name Scott Servais New Manager

There are a few MLB managerial opening this offseason, with the most recent one being the Dodgers. Seattle’s gig had been open for a while but it appears it will be occupied by former Big League catcher and assistant general manager of the Angles, Scott Servais. The Seattle Mariners will name Scott Servais their manager [...]

October 25, 2015 Kevin Burke MLB 0

Don Mattingly, Dodgers Agree to Mutually Part Ways

Don Mattingly, Dodgers Agree to Mutually Part Ways

There was much speculation regarding whether or not Don Mattingly would return as Dodgers manager following this season. Frankly, it seemed as if the only thing that would keep him around would’ve been a World Series title. But that’s not happening, so the assumption is that he’d be let go. But with one year left [...]

October 22, 2015 Kevin Burke Hot Seat, MLB 0

Mets Don’t Plan on Bringing Back Daniel Murphy Next Season

Mets Don’t Plan on Bringing Back Daniel Murphy Next Season

Daniel Murphy has been as hot as they come this postseason for the Mets and is a big reason why the team is up 2-0 in the NLCS over the Cubs. But this is a contract year for Daniel Murphy and the Mets don’t seem to be buying this hot streak. Reports indicate that the [...]

October 21, 2015 Kevin Burke Hot Seat, MLB 0