The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Mike Napoli as the Cleveland Indians 2016 Heart and Hustle Award winner. This esteemed award honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit and traditions of the game. 301 more words
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A former art director at Ghodspeed Woodcraft, Romeo Aberin hopes to advance his career in art and visual development after he graduates from Academy of Art University in San Francisco. 155 more words
Freddie Freeman’s Iron Man streak ended in 2015 courtesy of a nagging wrist injury that twice landed him on the disabled list. The Braves’ two-time All-Star first baseman missed 44 games total in 2015 and struggled during the second half of the season while playing through pain, posting uncharacteristic offensive numbers after the break. 130 more words
If you’re looking for inspiration heading into the holiday season, look no further than Nephtali Flores.
Flores, the first baseman, outfielder, backup catcher and relief pitcher at Santa Ana in California, is one of his team’s most versatile baseball players. 334 more words
With the Los Angeles Dodgers trailing the New York Mets in a Best-of-5 NLDS playoff series, the Blue Crew needed a big play to prevent an elimination game in New York. 231 more words