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Peralta Wins 12th as Brewers Top Mets 5-2

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

Wily Peralta earned his team-leading 12th win, and Mark Reynolds homered in the Milwaukee Brewers' 5-2 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night.

British Knights Dymacel – ‘Derrick Coleman’ PE

When British Knights popped back up on our radars, it was because of their showing at Agenda NYC this year. While there is a full catalog of sneakers with great basketball stories, it is the impending return of the British Knights Dymacel sneaker has us looking forward to the brand’s return. Aside from the all […]

Sale Shuts Down Twins in White Sox's 7-0 Win

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

Chris Sale tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in eight dominant innings, Alexei Ramirez hit his 10th homer, and the Chicago White Sox beat Minnesota 7-0 on Saturday night for their third straight win over the Twins.

Lakers hire Byron Scott as new head coach, according to report

Byron Scott has landed a multi-year deal to be the next head coach of the Lakers. The Los Angeles Lakers and Byron Scott have agreed to a four-year, $17 million deal to make Scott the new Lakers head coach, reports ESPN's Ramona Shelburne. Scott and the Lakers opened discussions after the team offered him the position Thursday night. More on this story as it develops.

28 teams attend Rusney Castillo workout in Miami

Another Cuban prospect "wows", this time at a highly choreographed showcase in Miami. But what do scouts "really" think about Rusney Castillo? Nearly every team in the MLB had at least two eyes on Cuban defector and outfield prospect Rusney Castillo. Show More Summary

MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Jon Lester, Matt Kemp and More

With just days to go until the July 31 trade deadline, the MLB rumors are rampant as teams fight to position themselves as championship contenders or sell off assets and play for next year. There are quite a few rumblings concerningShow More Summary

Tulowitzki's Name Bungled in Giveaway Gaffe

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

Troy Tulowitzki has a tough name to spell, even at his own ballpark.

On Baseball: Blemished Club’s Playoff Bid Relies on a Mound Makeover

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

The Yankees have lost two aces this season, but additions like Chris Capuano and Brandon McCarthy have preserved their chances of making the postseason.

Colorado Rockies misspell star player's name on free shirt night

The Colorado Rockies misspelled their star shortstop's name on free shirts given away during Saturday night's game against the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Oil drilling in North Dakota raises concerns about radioactive waste

Every weekday, about a dozen large garbage trucks peel away from the oil boom that has spread through western North Dakota to bump along a gravel road to the McKenzie County landfill.

Where Does the 2014 Hall of Fame Class Rank Among MLB's Best Ever?

After 2013 saw the BBWAA elect no one to the MLB Hall of Fame for the first time since 1996 and just the third time since 1960, three players earned the nod this year. A pair of 300-game winners in Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and one...Show More Summary

Roundup: Reds Halt Slide With a Strong Outing From Their Ace

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

Johnny Cueto struck out nine in seven innings to help Cincinnati to a 1-0 victory over Washington.

Club America fan loses his mind after 96th minute winner

96th minute winners make fans really happy. Club America fell behind 1-0 and were being thoroughly outplayed by Club Tijuana, until Raul Jimenez scored to bring them level. They were back in the match and it looked like they would get...Show More Summary

Adams, Pierzynski Lead Cardinals Past Cubs 6-3

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

Matt Adams drove in four runs, A.J. Pierzynski had three hits in his St. Louis debut and the Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 6-3 on Saturday to stop a four-game skid.

2014 RBC Canadian Open scores: Jim Furyk opens a 3-shot lead

He didn't quite match his second-round 63, but Jim Furyk was excellent again on Saturday and has a three-shot lead heading into Friday. Jim Furyk hasn't won on the PGA Tour since 2010 but the 44-year-old is now 18 holes away from ending that drought. Show More Summary

Major League Baseball Roundup

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

The San Francisco Giants acquired right-handed starting pitcher Jake Peavy on Saturday, sending pitching prospects Edwin Escobar and Heath Hembree to the Boston Red Sox.

Rockies Have Typo on Gameday Promotion for Troy Tulowitzki

The Colorado Rockies had good intentions with their gameday promotion for Saturday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates, but the execution didn't go as planned. The first 15,000 fans were to be given free Troy Tulowitzki shirts. Unfortunately,...Show More Summary

Jake Peavy Trade Could Be Giants' Latest Reclamation Success Story

The San Francisco Giants have this special trick that they like to perform on seemingly over-the-hill veterans that involves turning them into, well, not over-the-hill veterans. And now Jake Peavy could be next. If you're just joining...Show More Summary

Rockies give fans Troy Tulowitzki jerseys, spell Tulowitzki wrong

It appears that quality control failed big time on these free shirts. Troy Tulowitzki is a pretty solid baseball player. We're not sure who this Tulowizki guys is though. Hey @Rockies this didn't work so well. #freegiveawayfail #tulowizki — Chris Beck (@cbeck2004) July 26, 2014 The good news is that the shirts were free. Show More Summary

Frank Thomas, Noted Slugger, Times Two

yesterdaySports / Baseball : Bats

The “original” Frank Thomas, who was in the Mets’ 1962 opening-day lineup, visited Cooperstown for the first time on the weekend that the younger slugger Frank Thomas, known as the Big Hurt, was being inducted.

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