“Heads up!” is the warning echoing around the Sherman Oaks Notre Dame High School baseball stadium as Hunter Greene sends balls flying over the left-field fence with an effortless swing during batting practice. It reaches the point at which teammate squeals, “Holy guacamole” as a ball rockets toward...
Dodgers rookie Andrew Toles passed a Wednesday evening test of his sore left wrist during batting practice, and will start in Game 1 against Nationals ace Max Scherzer, Dodgers Manager Dave Roberts said. The status of Toles, who hit.314 with an.870 on-base plus slugging percentage in 115 plate...
Houston Astros closer Ken Giles suffered an apparent right wrist injury during batting practice Saturday and had to be carted off the field. Continue for updates. Severity of Giles' Injury Unclear Saturday, Sept. 24 Mark Berman of Fox...Show More Summary
Now, we all knew that when Tim Tebow decided to dip his toe into the world of professional baseball, he would get coverage for the smallest of achievements—because he’s Tim Tebow, and that’s how things have always been for him. Well, in keeping with that tradition, we’d like to present Tim Tebow’s first home run […]
Some pitchers tear rotator cuffs. Chris Sale tears uniforms. On Saturday the Chicago White Sox sent their ace home from U.S. Cellular Field after he destroyed the team’s 1976 collared throwback uniforms during batting practice. A source...Show More Summary
Rajai!! #youseriousbro? #betterstopplayingwithme A video posted by Jason Kipnis (@jasonkipnis22) on Jul 20, 2016 at 9:37am PDT Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis shared an Instagram video of Rajai Davis during batting practice, wherein Davis set himself up to practice a bunt, but the pitcher ended up throwing the ball at the net instead. Show More Summary
A change in approach during batting practice paid off big for Maikel Franco, who hit two long home runs to power the Philadelphia Phillies to a 5-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night.
The Nationals honored the late singer with a Prince playlist during batting practice and a moment of silence.
What are the odds I hit my own Window during batting practice. #Lucky pic.twitter.com/f8sLLdLWGn — Jacob Nottingham (@JayNott) March 12, 2016 It's been a killer spring break for baseball players and their cars. It seems that every other day, there is news of someone's car getting damaged, but it's always someone else's fault. In this case, it wasn't. Show More Summary
Spring training isn't even yet officially underway for the Chicago Cubs, but that didn't stop young slugger Kyle Schwarber from making his mark at Sloan Park in Mesa, Arizona. Schwarber during batting practice on Wednesday launched a ball into the parking lot, that left an unfortunate souvenir. Our car is now famous. Show More Summary
Don’t park close to the field.
The 42-year-old righty has a delightful routine with younger teammates in center field.
"One Cubs fan's window was already shattered by a Cardinals player during batting practice." [ more › ]
Bill DeWitt, Jr., principal owner of the St. Louis Cardinals, watches during batting practice prior to Game One of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 11, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images) On Wednesday night in Pittsburgh, the St. Louis Cardinals clinched their [...]
Rain started falling at Nationals Park during batting practice Monday and did not stop, which led the Nationals to postpone Monday’s game until Thursday afternoon at 4:05 p.m. The decision was made around 8:15, by which time the tarp had been on the field for more than three hours, and the rain had not subsided.Read full article >>
Houston Texans defensive end/human Chip Hazard doll J.J. Watt is spending his Thursday afternoon visiting Minute Maid Park. MLB.com Astros reporter Chandler Rome posted video of Watt taking some pitches. He's not hitting the balls so much as sending them abroad to study other cultures and experience new things. Show More Summary
The Marlins pranked the Nationals during batting practice.
A day after awkwardly falling on his leg and leaving Thursday’s game with what the Nationals described as a mild left hamstring strain, Bryce Harper walked through the home dugout during batting practice with no noticeable limp. Harper...Show More Summary