This Date in Baseball; May 6

5/6/14 in MLB   |   hclcdestin   |   8468 respect

1915  - As a pitcher for Boston,Babe Ruth collected 3 hits including his first major league homerun when he connected off Jack Warhop of the N...

Mariano Rivera says he'd take Dustin Pedroia if he could pick any second baseman

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The Yankees-Red Sox rivalry is one of the best in baseball, and arguably all of sports. The tension between the two AL East powerhouses is palpable...

Jose Abreu has as many home runs as the entire Royals team

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Jose Abreu has been lighting up the league this year. In fact, the Cuban import is accomplishing feats that could only be described as "Ruthia...

Breathless

5/4/14 in MLB   |   pigskinfan   |   40 respect

About 12:30am local time, I think my breathing returned to normal.  There was no time, until about 12 seconds to go in the Warriors/Clippers g...

Yankees fans boo Robinson Cano, while cheering on mercenaries like Tanaka, Ellsbury, Beltran and McCann

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Ah, Yankees fans. The most fickle, entitled, spoiled, arrogant fans in all of sports. Also, they're apparently the most two-faced, as evidenced...

This Date in Baseball; April 25

4/25/14 in MLB   |   hclcdestin   |   8468 respect

1901: In the opener at Detroit's Bennett Park,the Tigers beat Milwaukee in a great comeback. Trailing 13-4,going into the botton of the ninth i...

Hockey Olympian makes fun of Michael Pineda

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Team USA hockey player Meghan Duggan threw out the first pitch before yesterday's Red Sox-Yankees debacle, and she added a nice twist to it. ...

Ever wondered where your favorite team's fan base begins and ends?

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The folks over at the NY Times have created a pretty incredible map that shows baseball fanhood based on zip code. The cool part about this map ...

Chris Colabello got his mom a pretty awesome birthday present

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Chris Colabello's parents were in attendance last night, when the Twins were playing the Rays in Tropicana Park. It was his mom's birthd...

Michael Pineda forced John Farrell's hand with his blatant pine tar use

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Believe it or not, John Farrell never wanted to call attention to Michael Pineda's use of pine tar during last night's Red Sox-Yankees ...

Matt Harvey got in trouble with the Mets for tweeting a picture of him flipping the bird

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Matt Harvey's Twitter account is no more, after the Mets tried to crack down on him for tweeting a picture of him giving the middle finger....

Watch: Albert Pujols just hit home run No. 500

4/22/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   488 respect

If Albert Pujols is having a bad season, you'd have a hard time convincing him of that right now. The Los Angeles Angels first baseman just hit...

Carlos Gomez needs to be suspended after starting the bench-clearing brawl against the Pirates

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Carlos Gomez thought he had a home run yesterday against Pirates pitcher Gerrit Cole. As it turns out, he was wrong. It bounced off the wall, ju...

The New York Yankees just turned in the season's first triple play

4/17/14 in MLB   |   JoeKukura   |   488 respect

The game is still in progress, but we must alert you that the New York Yankees just executed the first triple play of the 2014 MLB season. With two...

Fourteen baseball games headline Jackie Robinson Day [Live Sports Thread]

4/15/14 in MLB   |   Jess   |   34369 respect

Happy Jackie Robinson Day, sports fans! One of my favorite things about baseball season is seeing all of the players donning the number 42 on this ...