Hwang Jae-gyun, who plays in South Korea’s top baseball league, found himself prominent on websites and English-language social media after a home run.
This wouldn’t be the first time Dan Shaughnessy made some thing up, but in this case at least he claimed to have heard the news from two Red Sox employees. “It’s incredible”, Bradley said. But other than a seventh-inning run produced by a Jackie Bradley Jr. double and Mookie Betts single (and, yes, ultimately a
On Sept. 6, 1995, Ripken made baseball history when he eclipsed Lou Gehrig’s record of playing in 2,130 straight games.
No human is a match for The Speeding Weenie! Minor league baseball team the El Paso Chihuahuas held a wiener dog race during a game and one of the tiny canine athletes couldn't stop running — even when he had already crossed the finish line. Show More Summary
ESPN revoked Little League World Series broadcast privileges from baseball analyst/borderline Hall of Famer Curt Schilling after he shared some questionable stats about Nazis and Muslims to his Twitter followers. Schilling isn’t taking his break quietly, however. Today, he sent a long email to Dan Levy of Awful Announcing to clear up inaccuracies. Read more...
Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred speaks to the media after the owners meetings, Thursday, Aug 13, 2015 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty) I saw "Eight Man Out" in 1988 too, OK. I read Eliot Asniof's book of the same name around the same time as well. And I found Shoeless [...]
When Connecticut’s most prominent Minor League Baseball franchise moves into a 9,000-seat ballpark in the state capital next year, it will be renamed for an animal that people still believe eats tin cans. At a confetti-soaked press conference...Show More Summary
It was a big week for Jessica Mendoza, who became the first woman to work a Major League Baseball broadcast for ESPN. And she did it twice. On August 24, she filled in for Aaron Boone on the network's Cardinals-Diamondbacks game. Sunday night, she replaced suspended analyst Curt Schilling on Sunday Night Baseball's Dodgers-Cubs match-up. Show More Summary
Major League Baseball won't reinstate "Shoeless" Joe Jackson despite an appeal from the former outfielder's museum nearly a century after the Black Sox Scandal. Commissioner Rob Manfred stated there isn't enough evidence to overturnShow More Summary
September is here, and that means two things. First, MLB rosters will expand and a raft of call-ups and newbies will arrive in the big leagues. Second, you'll read articles about how baseball needs to change its September roster expansion rules. Ahem. The idea of giving managers fresh meat in the season's final month makes sense. Show More Summary
Ninja slides have almost become commonplace in Major League Baseball, but that doesn't make them any less amazing when they happen. .@Chuck_Nazty, avoiding a tag through a hole in the space-time continuum: http://t.co/5GVtS1xLgN pic.twitter.com/KDIkbmJNrI —...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball has considered reinstatement of "Shoeless" Joe Jackson, which would allow him to be considered for the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Baseball has been known to inspire big dreams, and one guy hopes that by sleeping outside of Dodger Stadium, he can turn his major league dreams into a reality. [ more › ]
Former Major League Baseball outfielder Jermaine Dye has put his home in Poway, Calif., on the market for $4.2 million.
Major League Baseball rosters expand Tuesday. For teams that have suffered numerous injuries, such as the Nationals, it may be welcome. With roster expansion, the Nationals can add anyone coming off the disabled list and call up anyone from the minors — as long as they are on the 40-man roster. The Nationals will make these September additions in waves.Read full article >>
Influential conservative Iowa radio host Steve Deace likened ESPN to Nazis after the sports network suspended former Major League Baseball pitcher Curt Schilling as a commentator for posting an Islamaphobic meme to his Facebook page. In...Show More Summary
If the 2000s were the decade of home runs and performance-enhancing drugs in Major League Baseball then the 2010s are well on their way to becoming the decade of the dominant pitchers. On Sunday night, Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs threw a no-hitter against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Show More Summary
Monday's Say Hey, Baseball includes David Ortiz's push to 500 dingers, Jake Arrieta's no-hitter, and the Little League World Series' championship. Subscribe for your daily Say Hey! Listen, we know it's tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. Show More Summary
The American League East’s odd collection of ballparks can pose a challenge.
All but one game on a packed Sunday Major League Baseball schedule is a matinee. That means a ton of options for DraftKings players. There's only so much salary to go around, so it's easy to get overwhelmed in this situation. We can't go big on every selection. Show More Summary