World, meet Shohei Ohtani.
Known as Japan’s Babe Ruth, he’s the talk of the international town. At 23 years old, Ohtani has his sights set on playing for a Major League Baseball team in 2018. 638 more words
When I write my long-promised Top 10 list of World Series weather games, the 1925 championship finale will certainly rank high on the chart.
It had almost all the makings of a fall weather classic: pounding rain, vision-obstructing fog, ballplayers’ mud-caked habiliments and thousands of rain-drenched foul-weather fans, so to speak. 390 more words
If you scroll through enough baseball newspapers articles from the early 1900s, you’ll inevitably stumble upon an anecdote or two claiming a rogue infield pebble got in the way of a bouncing routine ground ball, causing the ball to take an unexpected hop past a fielder and cost the fielding team a run or two, or maybe even a game. 416 more words
Glendale, AZ – Pirates phenom Mitch Keller came into the Arizona Fall League as one of the more well known and highly rated prospects in all of Minor League Baseball. 338 more words
PITTSBURGH (93-7 The Fan)- The sporting world was shocked to hear of the passing of two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay… 609 more words