The Texas Rangers had plenty to celebrate about yesterday afternoon against the Boston Red Sox. The Rangers would pick up the win in grand fashion after a walk-off home run by Josh Hamilton. Even though the win was big, it was even bigger for Hamilton who has been through a lot the past few months.
Major League Baseball umpire Marvin Hudson is a popular man today after his run-in with Washington Nationals Bryce Harper. Hudson tossed Harper in the third inning of Wednesday’s game against the New York Yankees. Harper was tossed when he left the batter’s box while Nationals manager Matt Williams and Hudson got into it.
Sunday afternoon, the Los Angeles Clippers finished their collapse and lost Game 7 to the Houston Rockets. As we all know, the Clippers held a 3-1 series lead and proceeded to choke away the series. While many Clippers fans are upset right now, fans from another team for a different sport were celebrating.
As I have gotten older, I always wonder where do all of these words that become popular come from. But they become unpopular when the older generation thinks it’s okay for them to start saying them. For example, announcer Michael Kay attempted to try to be cool while commentating the New York Yankees game yesterday.
The Chicago White Sox season isn’t going how many thought it would go. The White Sox lost their fifth game in a row Sunday night and are dead last in the AL central. With the team playing so poorly, manager Robin Ventura has started to feel the heat from the fans. The complaints have gotten […]
Things have changed for Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Johan Santana. The 36 year-old hasn’t pitched in a game since 2012 when he was with the New York Mets. Santana signed a minor league deal with the Blue Jays back in late February.
The MLB all-star game will be on July 14 in Cincinnati this summer. With that being said, there has been a lot of talk about former Reds player Pete Rose’s role that weekend. Rose, who is now an analyst for Fox now will probably be there, but will he be able to participate in the activities?
Former New York Yankees OF Bernie Williams played 16 seasons in the MLB. Williams last game was back in 2006, and was eligible for the Hall of Fame in 2011. For some strange reason, Williams never officially sent his retirement papers to the MLB.
We have heard many stories about athletes hurting themselves in unconventional ways. I can never forget the time Sammy Sosa hurt his back after sneezing. Now we can add Milwaukee Brewers second baseman Scooter Gennett to that list.
After this past weekend’s series against the New York Mets, the Miami Marlins have the second worst record in the MLB. The slow start by the Marlins has many in the organization questioning the direction of the team. The upcoming series with the Philadelphia Phillies could decided the fate of manager Mike Redmond.