Home plate umpire Mike Everitt wasn’t playing any games during Saturday night’s game between the Los Angeles Angels and the Detroit Tigers.
Detroit outfielder J.D. Martinez says he was ejected for asking umpire if he was having a bad day (Video)
A minor league game in Pennsylvania between the State College Spikes and the Batavia Muckdogs was briefly interrupted because of a sheep that someone got loose in the outfield.
The Tim Tebow news keeps rolling in as we get closer and closer to his workout for MLB teams next week. On Wednesday, an ex NFL receiver ripped Tebow on his NFL skills. Now we have a few MLB scouts ripping Tebow for his MLB skills, or lack thereof.
Let’s start with a review of Sosa’s notable skin color changes.
Darryl Strawberry spoke at length with the NY Daily News to discuss friend and ex-teammate Dwight Gooden’s drug addiction. Strawberry has grown concerned after Gooden failed to show for a scheduled appearance.
What was supposed to be a done deal with Jim Bowden proclaiming that Alex Rodriguez signing with the Miami Marlins “is going to happen”, turns out to be anything other than that. In fact, a spokesperson for Rodriguez has come out and squashed the idea all together.
The Chicago Cubs fired a DJ on Monday after the team came under fire for playing an inappropriate song during Sunday night’s game. The DJ played the Prodigy song, “Smack My Bitch Up” as reliever Aroldis Chapman left the mound in the top of the ninth inning which was a problem.
Alex Rodriguez played his final game as a Yankee on Friday night. Rodriguez got his wish and played third base in the ninth inning and went 1 for 4 with a RBI as the DH for the first eight innings.
New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez will call it a career on Friday. So for one last time, Boston Red Sox fans presumably got one last chance to boo Rodriguez before he rides off into the sunset.
I think that it is safe to say that the New York Yankees are trying to position themselves to be better in the future. Over the last week, the Yankees have traded multiple players out of the organization and brought back younger prospects.