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Pete Rose to be Inducted into Reds Hall of Fame

Pete Rose to be Inducted into Reds Hall of Fame

Pete Rose will probably never be allowed into baseball’s hall of fame, but that doesn’t mean the Cincinnati Reds can’t honor him. The all-time hits leader will be inducted into the team’s hall of fame this [...]

Ken Griffey, Jr. Breaks HOF Record

Ken Griffey, Jr. Breaks HOF Record

Ken Griffey, Jr. was one of the premier home run hitters in the 90s. For most of those guys in that category, there’s an asterisk, or very serious skepticism, around their merits. But luckily for Griffey, [...]

Jose Reyes Arrested For Alleged Domestic Assault

Jose Reyes Arrested For Alleged Domestic Assault

Ever since being dealt by the first place Blue Jays to the Rockies, we haven’t really heard a whole lot out of Jose Reyes. That has all changed and it’s not for the better. Reyes was [...]

Royals Didn’t Tell Edinson Volquez His Father Died Until After the Game

Royals Didn’t Tell Edinson Volquez His Father Died Until After the Game

Edinson Volquez didn’t factor into the win-loss decision in the Royals’ 5-4 extra-innings win over Mets in game 1 of the World Series, but he’s factoring into the discussion following the game. Prior to the game [...]

Don Mattingly, Dodgers Mutually Part Ways

Don Mattingly, Dodgers Mutually Part Ways

There was much speculation regarding whether or not Don Mattingly would return as Dodgers manager following this season. Frankly, it seemed as if the only thing that would keep him around would’ve been a World Series [...]

Rockies Trade Tulowitzki to Toronto for Jose Reyes

Rockies Trade Tulowitzki to Toronto for Jose Reyes

Near the trade deadline, sometimes there are surprising blockbusters, and then there’s what happened last night. The Rockies dealt their most high-profile player, Troy Tulowitzki to Toronto for Jose Reyes. Tulo is slightly more productive, but [...]

Mike Trout Becomes First to Win Back-to-Back All-Star Game MVP

Mike Trout Becomes First to Win Back-to-Back All-Star Game MVP

Mike Trout is unreal. It’s still tough to fathom how good of a player he is even though he’s been around for several years now. Trout led off last night’s all-star game with a home run, [...]

Yankees, Red Sox Combine For Zero All-Star Starters For First Time Ever

Yankees, Red Sox Combine For Zero All-Star Starters For First Time Ever

The final votes have been tallied and rosters are set for this week’s MLB all-star game. And in an interesting turn of event, for the first time ever, the Midsummer Classic will not have a single [...]

Bryce Harper to Skip Home Run Derby

Bryce Harper to Skip Home Run Derby

The Home Run Derby seems like fun and games, but it can really take a hitter out of his groove. Bobby Abreu with the Phillies several years back may be the posterchild for this, when he [...]

Rob Manfred “Open to Change” on Fan All-Star Voting Because of the Royals

Rob Manfred “Open to Change” on Fan All-Star Voting Because of the Royals

Nine players are needed to field baseball team and as of today, eight members of the Kansas City Royals are slated to start next month’s all-star game if voting ended today. Ever since their surprise World [...]