All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘minor league baseball’

Tara the Cat to Throw Ceremonial First Pitch

Viral YouTube feline hero Tara the Cat is scheduled to symbolically throw the first pitch at a Class A baseball game between the Bakersfield Blaze and the Lancaster JetHawks next Tuesday. A surveillance video of Tara scaring off a dog who was attacking 4-year-old Jeremy Triantafilo in his family’s driveway has garnered over 18 million views after being posted on …

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Tracy McGrady May Attempt Baseball Career

It looks like Tracy McGrady may be considering a career in baseball after retiring from the NBA last year. ESPN commentator Jeff Van Gundy set off a swirl of rumors during a telecast of Friday night’s game between the Brooklyn Nets and the Oklahoma City Thunder. “I think he’s going to play independent league baseball as a pitcher this year,” …

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Akron RubberDucks Make Baseball Lots of Fun

Or at least Ernie would like to hope so. In a press conference at the downtown Akron Civic Theater, team owner Ken Babby announced the name change of Akron’s minor league baseball team. Known as the Akron Aeros since 1997, due to Ohio’s association with aerospace, the RubberDucks have officially decided to rebrand their team in hopes of encouraging further …

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