Most recently Tim Flannery was the crazy third base coach who windmilled home San Francisco Giants runners en route to three World Series victories, but the majority of his baseball career took place in San Diego. He played alongside...Show More Summary
Ozzie Guillen, who led the Chicago White Sox to the 2005 World Series title, was hired Wednesday to manage the La Guaira Sharks of the Venezuelan Winter League next offseason.
The future Hall of Famer called the club his “early-season pick to go all the way.”
If you’ve ever dreamed of working for Sports Illustrated and photographing the MLB World Series, keep dreaming; it’s not likely to happen. But, a lens currently on sale over at eBay will make a small part of your dream come true. The rare Carl Zeiss 1000mm f/5.6 Mirotar lens has been used solely by SI [...]Show More Summary
When Curt Schilling was taken off of ESPN’s Little League World Series coverage last August, he may have figured his time was running low with the network. At least that’s what Schilling, a baseball analyst for the network, indicated on a campaign donation form to Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson shortly after his suspension. In his filing to the Federal […]
A professional sports team could survive without its mascot. After all, Mr. Met doesn’t win a World Series. But could you say the same about a well-known brand? Brands like Coca Cola and Old Spice stay in business because of their products, sure, but often it’s precisely their brand mascots that tend to keep their names […]
Regardless of whether a team is a perennial World Series contender, a fringe playoff team or a cellar-dweller, there is always at least some reason for excitement looking ahead to the future. Whether it is a single player destined to...Show More Summary
England suffer a 17-12 extra-time quarter-final defeat against hosts Australia in the Sevens World Series.
British Lionhearts make it two wins from two in the World Series of Boxing with a 3-2 victory over Morocco Atlas Lions.
Lou Piniella led the Cincinnati Reds to glory in 1990 as the manager of the team’s last World Series championship. The franchise is reportedly bringing him back in 2016, albeit in a different fashion. John Fay of WCPO.com reported the...Show More Summary
The US baseball season is infamously long. Each team plays 162 games from the first week of April to the last week in September. October is reserved for the playoffs and the World Series. Then there’s the pre-season: spring training starts in February, and the multi-million dollar trade deals...
Friday's Say Hey, Baseball includes the start of Blue Jays' extension season, how Ian Kennedy affected the Red Sox and an answer to whether the Super Bowl or World Series reigns supreme. Listen, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
There’s a credo among baseball executives nowadays: Get younger. Whereas putting together a World Series contender was once as simple as writing a check for some big-market teams — ahem, the Yankees — the emphasis for organizations has...Show More Summary
Jennifer Ashton Ryan For the first time ever, the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup World Series (essentially the regular season leading up to the America’s Cup) is coming to New York, where the first 13 America’s Cup races were held over a 50-year span. Show More Summary
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) comes to Greeley, Colo., on March 12, 2016, with "Gaethje vs. Foster" at Bank of Colorado Arena. World Series of Fighting (WSOF) is beginning to put the pieces together for WSOF 29: "Gaethje vs. Foster" on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Bank of Colorado Arena in Greeley, Colorado. Show More Summary
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) was anticipating a bout between Jon Fitch and Jake Shields to crown a new welterweight champion following the departure of Rousimar Palhares, but the latter is opting out of his title shot over a contractual dispute. Show More Summary
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 28: "Moraes vs. Barajas" will take place at Next Level Sports Complex in Garden Grove, Calif., live on Feb. 20, 2016. Bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes (15-4-1) will look to make his third successful...Show More Summary
It seems World Series of Fighting officials and veteran welterweight Jake Shields could not come to terms on a planned April meeting with Jon Fitch, and Joao Zeferino will now take his place in a fight for the company’s vacant welterweight title.Filed under: News, WSOF (...)
Now you, too, can know what it’s like to get doused by Salvador Perez.
On a sunny Monday afternoon in Champaign, Illinois, last June, the Vanderbilt Commodores collapsed into a dogpile after beating the Illinois Fighting Illini to punch their return ticket to the College World Series. And that was the party...Show More Summary