Josh Reddick refuses to let Michael Morse hit a home run

2/27/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

Josh Reddick robbed Michael Morse of not one, but two home runs in yesterday's spring training game between the San Francisco Giants and Oa...

Mike Trout has a record contract, and is still unbelievably underpaid

2/27/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

The Angels have agreed to a one year contract with superstar outfielder Mike Trout. Trout and the Angels reached a deal for one million dollars,...

MLB has officially cracked down on home plate collisions, starting in the 2014 season

2/24/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

It's official. Major League Baseball has banned most forms of home plate collisions, starting this season. Via MLB PR: Technica...

Buster Olney wants people to stop calling Derek Jeter overrated

2/24/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

Derek Jeter's retirement announcement has spurred a lot of talk about him and his legacy, both positive and negative. Buster Olney of ESPN h...

Phillies and NCAA make college player's life harder because of stupid rules and pettiness

2/22/14 in MLB   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

In last year's Major League Baseball, the Phillies selected Oregon State left handed pitcher Ben Wetzler in the fifth round. They couldn't ...

Yu Darvish: Jealous, or just joking?

2/19/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

It started when Yu Darvish was asked about the new posting system that applied for Japanese players making their way to the United States. His r...

Mark Teixeira is confident in the Yankees… but should he be?

2/17/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

He only played in 15 games last year, and the Yankees missed the playoffs, but this year Mark Teixeira is confident that both he and the team will ...

Former MLB manager Jim Fregosi dies at age 71

2/14/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

Jim Fregosi died at age 71 yesterday due to complications from multiple strokes. Fregosi was one of the best shortstops in baseball in the 1960s...

Hey, hey, hey! C.C. Sabathia is looking really trim and fit these days

2/13/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

As a fan of an MLB team for whom C.C. Sabathia once pitched, I can tell you that we so enjoyed having a league-leading pitcher who was comically ov...

Derek Jeter announces that he will retire at the end of the 2014 season

2/13/14 in MLB   |   Pat   |   5134 respect

Derek Jeter has announced that he will retire from Major League Baseball at the end of the 2014 season. Much like Mariano Rivera did last ye...

Spring training started today! (for the D-Backs) Here's when all 30 MLB teams open Spring Training

2/11/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   446 respect

Spring Training 2014 is underway! For the Arizona Diamondbacks, that is. The D-Backs are the only MLB team for whom position players had to report ...

Roy Oswalt retires after 13 seasons

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After a rather successful career spanning 13 seasons in Major League Baseball, Roy Oswalt has announced that he's retiring from baseball. Os...

It ends in a whimper: A-Rod drops lawsuit against MLB, MLBPA

2/8/14 in MLB   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

It seemed like the one thing we knew about Alex Rodriguez is that he would not stop fighting his 162 game suspension as a result of the Biogenesis ...

One of baseball's all-time greats, Ralph Kiner, has died

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Ralph Kiner died yesterday at age 91. As a player, Kiner was a Hall of Famer despite a relatively short 10-year career. He led the National Leag...

Curt Schilling has been diagnosed with cancer

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One of the great pitchers in the '90s and 2000s has been diagnosed with cancer. Former ace and current ESPN analyst Curt Schilling, who was ...