After first baseman Anthony Rizzo predicted earlier this month that the Cubs will win the National League Central, owner Tom Ricketts offered the same sentiments when speaking Tuesday. 266 more words
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by JDCam 01.26.15
Baseball is losing its audience.
Melodramatic perhaps, but also true. TV ratings for professional baseball continue to wane. New Commissioner Rob Manfred has officially taken over from Bud Selig, (who is finally retiring after 17 seasons at the helm of Major League Baseball and shuffling his frail Mr. 990 more words
Ernie Banks passed away, and I can’t think of a person the baseball world could lose where it would be a bigger deal — with the possible exception of Willie Mays or maybe Yogi Berra. 293 more words
It was inevitable that Luis Valbuena would be traded. Hey, not because he wasn’t pulling his weight around the clubhouse, but c’mon, he played third base and we all know who’s been waiting in the wings just chomping at the bit to get a piece of the third bag on the diamond. 330 more words