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Jacoby Ellsbury Is New York Yankees Bound

Jacoby Ellsbury is moving on to the New York Yankees as he agreed to a seven year deal on Tuesday night. Ellsbury, who was part of the Boston Red Sox World Series winning team this past year and who had …

MLB Trade Rumors, Padres’ 3B Headley

As the weather gets colder in some parts of the country, the baseball hot stove is getting hotter. San Diego Padres’ 3B, Chase Headley, is being reported to be on the trade block. The former Sliver Slugger and Gold Glove …

MLB Instant Replay: Owners Approve Expanded Replay

If you’ve always appreciated the coach’s challenges in football and wished something similar were in place for MLB, then you’re going to love the expanded instant replay that the team owners are working to implement. And if you’re one of …

Cy Young Award Winners Announced

Well, sometimes taking home something is better than nothing. MLB announced this year’s winners for the Cy Young award, awarded to the league’s best pitchers, going to Los Angeles Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw for the National League and Detroit Tigers’ Max …

Troy Tulowitzki Going To The Cardinals?

Rumors usually surface during the week of the annual GM/owners’ meetings in Major League Baseball and this week is no exception. With this week’s meetings scheduled in Orlando, FL, there’s already major noise about all-star shortstop, Colorado Rockies’ Troy Tulowitzki …

Mazeroski Memorabilia Sold for More Than $1.7 M

77-year old William Mazeroski played for the Pittsburgh Pirates from 1956 to 1972, as one of the greatest second-basemen to play the game, and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 2001. Therefore, it isn’t difficult to believe …

Perez, Rangers Agree On A Four Year Extension

The Texas Rangers did not waste much time to keep their guy. The Rangers and SP Martin Perez agreed on a four year extension to stay in Texas, with club options on the 2018-2020 seasons. As reported and tweeted by …

Red Sox Ads Thank Boston and St. Louis Fans

The Red Sox are reaching out to fans in a gesture of thanks, a full-page ad gesture of thanks that is. After their 2013 World Series win against the St. Louis Cardinals, the Boston team placed an advertisement in the …

MLB 14 The Show Is Looking Good On PS4

As we have already learned, sports video games are set to look very pretty on next generation consoles. 2K Sports proved that it will have the prettiest sports video game ever with NBA2K14, but Sony is at a close second …

Red Sox Beards: David Ortiz Will Shave Beard

“Fear the beard” worked, and now some of the World Series winning Red Sox players are ready to go back to clean-shaven faces. World Series MVP David Ortiz and outfielder Shane Victorino plan to shave their beards in a promotional …

Hot Dog Injury Lawsuit Filed by Baseball Fan Goes Before Missouri Supreme Court
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The Missouri Supreme Court is reviewing a lawsuit against the Kansas City Royals filed by a fan who was injured during a game in 2009. John Coomer, of Overland Park, Kansas, was injured after the Royals team mascot Slugerrr threw …

David Ortiz Named World Series MVP (Duh)

Following the Boston Marathon Bombings in April, David Ortiz informed Red Sox fans gathered at Fenway Park that “This is our fucking city and no body is going to dictate our freedom.” Wednesday night, Ortiz was able to demonstrate the …

Akron RubberDucks Make Baseball Lots of Fun
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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, …

James Taylor Messes Up National Anthem at World Series Games [VIDEO]

It happens to the best of us, right? We’re ready to sing a song or recite something we’ve done a million times and know by heart, only to have a brain fart. This happened to James Taylor on Thursday when …

Dodgers Trailing Cardinals in NLCS

It’s that wonderful time of year in America, the weather is getting a bit cooler, everything comes in pumpkin flavor, and the World Series is almost upon us. But we still have a few more games to go until we …

Cal Ripken’s Mom Fends Off Man With Gun

Cal Ripken, Jr.’s 75-year-old mother was the victim of an attempted carjacking on Tuesday. Fortunately for Vi Ripken, she was able to think quickly under pressure and scared the would-be carjacker away. Vi says that she was approached by a …

Strike 3 Call: “Whoomp, There It Is!” [VIDEO] Strike 3 Call: “Whoomp, There It Is!” [VIDEO]
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Do you ever hear the phrase, “Whoomp, there it is!” anymore? Well, you’re about to, especially if your kid plays fall baseball. And no, it’s not because you’ve been transported back to the 90s when the song was made popular …

Grant Balfour’s “Rage” Clears Benches in ALDS

If the great community of Reddit has taught us one thing (and it has taught the world many-a-things), it’s that Australians are weird. They just are. And A’s Australian-born closer, Grant Balfour, is no exception to that rule. “He’s always …

Alex Rodriguez Sues MLB For “Contract Interference”

Bad boy of baseball, Alex Rodriguez is suing Major League Baseball claiming the league interfered with his contracts and business relationships. Rodriguez claims in the lawsuit that MLB bought the cooperation of the chief witness against him. Rodriguez’s people also …

Pittsburgh Pirates Reach Playoffs After 21 Year Wait

Andrew McCutchen knew good things were afoot when Francisco Liriano showed up to Tuesday night’s Wild-Card game with his suit on: “He had the expectancy to win. When he showed up with his suit on, that got me hyped up.” …

Baseball Playoffs Set to Begin Tonight

It was an amazing finish for three American League teams competing for the right to play in the one game Wild Card that begins on Tuesday night. For the past several weeks, the Texas Rangers, the Tampa Bay Rays and …