MLB Articles

With the trade of Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs a done deal, the madness that is the MLB Trade Deadline is now in full effect.   Chapman was arguably the best available pitcher on the market, and general manager Brian Cashman, who...
Jake Rose
14 hours ago
Bryce Harper
This past spring training, Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper unabashedly donned his “Make Baseball Fun Again” hat in an effort to shed light on baseball’s lack of individuality.   To some baseball lifers, Harper...
Jake Rose
2 weeks ago
Red, white and blue and stars and stripes will be two prominent themes across MLB on July 4. For the ninth consecutive year, all 30 MLB teams will wear specially designed caps to celebrate Independence Day and will have a matching jersey to...
Mark Ross
3 weeks ago
Making a catch bare-handed is an accomplishment in itself. Doing it while holding a child and other stuff in your arms is in a class all its own.   During a game between the Blue Jays and Phillies, one dad went the extra mile to catch a...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
For the first time, MLB teams will forgo their usual color palette for a special light blue motif on Father’s Day. On June 19, all 30 teams will wear specially designed caps and jerseys in recognition of the special day.   In...
Mark Ross
1 month ago
Beckham Zobrist fought cancer and doesn't want his battle to go unnoticed.    The 7-year-old survivor is taking his hard-fought victory and showing it off in a prideful manner with a prosthetic eye. Zobrist lost one of his eyes to...
Jasmine Watkins
1 month ago
The 2016 MLB season is still young, but the storylines keep churning from the diamond. The National League is filled with plenty of early drama that will surely continue into the dog days of summer. With June arriving and the quarter mark of the...
Jake Rose
1 month ago
David Ortiz
The calendar has flipped to June and we are almost two months into the 2016 MLB season. For the most part, the season is still too young for teams to distance themselves in the division races — aside from the Cubs in the NL Central —...
Jake Rose
1 month ago
On Memorial Day, MLB will honor those who have lost their lives in service of their country. As part of the league-wide observance, all 30 teams will wear specially designed caps and jerseys.   This marks the eighth consecutive...
Mark Ross
2 months ago
Ken Griffey Jr. and Sr
The greatest father-son duo in baseball, Ken Griffey Sr., 66, and Ken Griffey Jr., 46, have teamed up again to raise awareness for prostate cancer with MenWhoSpeakUp.com. But anytime the two get together, stories start flying out of the park as far...
Nathan Rush
2 months ago
As a baseball player, Frank Thomas was known as the “Big Hurt” because of his size (6’5”, 240-plus) and the damage he could do as a hitter. A two-time AL MVP and Hall of Fame inductee, Thomas, 47, is taking his game from the...
Nathan Rush
2 months ago
Jose Bautista
Somewhat of a rivalry was created last fall when the Texas and Toronto met in the American League Division Series in October. The series featured several major storylines that spanned two nations and two fan bases starved for a World Series...
Jake Rose
2 months ago
While most athletes are content to enjoy the limelight on the field of competitive sports, many have tried to bask in the bright lights of Hollywood. Here are 31 athletes who made their mark in the movies; some as classic characters in...
Nathan Rush
2 months ago
While most athletes are content to enjoy the limelight on the field of competitive sports, many have tried to bask in the bright lights of Hollywood. Here are 31 athletes who made their mark in the movies; some as classic characters in...
Nathan Rush
2 months ago
The Dodgers and Mets are no strangers to one another. Last fall’s National League Division Series between the two teams will forever be known as Daniel Murphy’s coming out party. Now, Murphy is a member of the rival Nationals, and the...
Jake Rose
2 months ago
It's pretty evident that Bryce Harper is serious about baseball.   After a walk-off home run, the Nationals slugger didn't hesitate to tell the umpire who ejected him earlier in the game just how he felt.   Spoiler alert...
Jasmine Watkins
2 months ago
Anthony Rizzo
Could 2016 finally be the Chicago Cubs’ year? The World Series is still five months away, but five weeks into the season the Cubs are clearly baseball’s best team.   After beating Washington 4-3 in 13 innings on Sunday, the...
Mark Ross
2 months ago
If your Mother’s Day activities this Sunday include taking in a MLB game in person or watching one on TV expect to see a lot of pink. In celebration of Mother’s Day and to help bring awareness to breast cancer, all 30 major league teams...
Mark Ross
2 months ago
On the heels of Laremy Tunsil's social channels being hacked by an unknown person, conspiracy theories are running wild. Of course, everyone loves a good conspiracy theory, especially in sports. When Michael Jordan unexpectedly retires?...
Nathan Rush
2 months ago
You can bet "First Take" is going to send Skip Bayless out with a bang during his last few weeks. No holding back in the least bit.   On the ESPN morning show, Stephen A. Smith discussed the issue of pitcher Jake Arrieta...
Jasmine Watkins
2 months ago
Some of the world's greatest athletes weren't just one-sport players; instead, they excelled in two (and sometimes in several). Of course, some athletes probably should have stuck with their main sport. Here's a look at the top 30 two-...
Nathan Rush
3 months ago
Some of the world's greatest athletes weren't just one-sport players; instead, they excelled in two (and sometimes in several). Of course, some athletes probably should have stuck with their main sport. Here's a look at the top 30 two-...
Nathan Rush
3 months ago
Baseball games are pretty long, especially if you're not a fan.   One woman attending the Blue Jays - Yankees game, had just about all she could take in the second inning. Given that baseball has no timers, they literally could go on...
Jasmine Watkins
3 months ago
Funny, Clever Names for Your Softball Team
It’s time to break out the old bat and glove, and perhaps most essentially, your favorite muscle ointment. That’s right, recreational slow-pitch (and fast-pitch) softball season is upon us! That being the case, you are...
Rob McVey
3 months ago
Bruce Bochy
The 2016 MLB season is underway, and managers across the game are busy devouring scouting reports and stat sheets, watching pitch counts, calling for sacrifice bunts, and orchestrating double switches in an effort to win games – or, in some...
Nicholas Ian Allen
3 months ago

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