SiriusXM Partners with MLB.com

SiriusXM has just signed a multi-year contract with MLB Advanced Media to stream all Major League Baseball games. SiriusXM subscribers can access live streaming broadcasts of every MLB game on mobile devices and online, and games will continue to be…

Community College Beat Second MLB Team In Three Years

Remember the community college baseball team that beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3 years ago? Well, they did it again. This time they beat the Baltimore Orioles 2-1 in what manager Buch Schowalter called a “controlled scrimmage.” Yeah right. To be…

Major League Baseball and Social Media [Infographic]

There’s no doubt that social media sites like Facebook and Twitter allow us to engage and interact with our favorite sports and sports personalities like never before and Major League Baseball is no exception. BanyanBranch.com brings us this next infographic…

Matt Cain Becomes Richest Right Hander In MLB History

Matt Cain of the San Francisco Giants has signed a 5 year $112.5 million contract extension that will keep him in the black and orange through the 2017 season. The deal is the largest in history for a right hander…

Jamie-Lynn Sigler Dating Washington Nationals’ Cutter Dykstra

Would Tony Soprano approve? Well, at least he’s a New Yorker. Sigler, who made her mark in television with her portrayal of Meadow Soprano on the hit HBO series, is reportedly now dating Cutter Dykstra of the Washington Nationals. Despite…

New iPad Already A Hit With MLB Scouts, Coaches

Another year is already nearly a quarter gone, and with the arrival of March comes something that sports fans everywhere have been eagerly awaiting all winter: Baseball (March what? Basket-who?). At the beginning of March the players, coaches, and staff…

Tim Lincecum On Twitter: MLB Star Gets Verified

San Francisco Giants PItcher and NL Cy Young winner Tim Lincecum (also known in some circles as that guy that looks like Mitch Kramer from Dazed and Confused) has joined Twitter, and now has a verified account, as baseball fans…

AJ Burnett Pitching To Save Yankees Season, Twitter Reacts

On December 18, 2008 the New York Yankess signed AJ Burnett to a five year $82.5 million contract. His first couple of seasons in pinstripes were successful, helping the team win the World Series in 2009 by winning game 2…

Jerry Meals’ Braves/Pirates Call Controversy Spawns Amazing Twitter Trend

We all know that officiating error is a part of most popular sports. Whether it is a poor strike three call on the outside corner, a referee missing an obvious traveling violation or a back judge calling a ridiculous offsides,…

Roger Clemens Mistrial Fails To Please The Internet

Fallen baseball star Roger Clemens, one of the poster boys of the steroid era, has just been given the law equivalent of a called third strike off the outside corner – or maybe more like a no decision. Today, the…