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2022 NL Wild Card Series Schedule Previe...

The Mets’ road to a World Series title got a little tougher on Tuesday night as the Braves captured the National League East title with a Despite winning 100 games and holding a 10.5-game lead at one point in the season, the move relegated the Mets to the fourth seed where they will host the […]

Spencer Steer and Chuckie Robinson claim...

CINCINNATI — One is a highly touted prospect, and the other took a longer path to reach the major leagues. But Spencer Steer and Chuckie Robinson are both Reds rookies who have tried to weather some tough times at the plate. That made Tuesday’s 3-2 win over the Cubs at Great American Ball Park a […]

Rangers prospect Kumar Rocker is finally...

The uniform, says Kumar Rocker, is “sneaky”. It is an all white set with “Rangers” in blue writing and red outline on the front. Red and white piping accents the sleeves and legs, and a waving Texas flag adorns the left shoulder. To complete the look, Rocker wears a necklace with a small diamond-encrusted letter […]

Twins No. 6 prospect Simeon Woods Richar...

DETROIT — Simeon Woods Richardson admits he had thought about the absurdity of what his full last name would look like on the back of a Major League team’s jersey. It’s 16 characters long, pushing it decisively ahead of the surname’s labyrinthine former leader, former big league catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia, for what is thought to […]

Orioles vs. Yankees – Game Recap – Septe

NEW YORK — — Back in the Bronx, Aaron Judge filled another sold-out crowd at Yankee Stadium in hopes of seeing No. 62. The wait will drag on into a rainy weekend . The judge went 1 for 2 with a pair of walks as the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 2-1 on […]

Why are the Yankees-Orioles on Amazon Pr...

Aaron Judge made history on Wednesday when he hit his 61st home run of the season, tying the American League record set by Roger Maris in 1961. Maris’ run to tie the mark lasted 155 games, meaning there are still seven regular seasons left. matchups on the Yankees schedule. With those remaining games, Judge has […]

2022 MLB post-season odds for Yankees an...

For the first time since 2015, the New York Yankees and New York Mets reached the playoffs. The Yankees off hook their first American League East title since 2019 in a 5-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in Canada on Tuesday night. The Mets, meanwhile, have been clamoring for a playoff berth a bit […]

Yankees clinch AL East, bye to first rou...

TORONTO — Shouting to be heard above a raucous celebration of the division’s victory, Aaron Judge said it was “just the first step” in the Yankees’ pursuit of a world championship. This is around the time Nestor Cortes launched his sneak attack. Showering the team’s de facto captain with a shower of cold beer, Cortes […]

Champagne on ice, Aaron Judge on hold as...

TORONTO – Over Mondays, this was one of them. The Yankees AL East champagne sat on the ice somewhere at the Rogers Center, while Aaron Judge was stuck on 60 homers, being denied a final chance to walk away late in the game. “I trust every guy on our lineup, every guy on our bench. […]

Katherine Theresa Hershberger Shaffer Ob...

Katherine Theresa Hershberger Shaffer, a Roebling, New Jersey native and longtime employee of a major Pennsylvania steel mill, died Sept. 25, 2022, in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Katherine Theresa Shaffer was born on June 26, 1928, in Roebling, New Jersey, to Katherine Brenner Hershberger and Milton Hershberger, immigrants from Austria-Hungary. While growing up in the company town […]

Takeaway as NY Mets wrap up road trip wi...

The Mets didn’t take the loss to Major League Baseball’s worst team lightly. A day after giving up 10 points in a loss, the Mets bounced back with an offensive burst, tearing the A’s up, 13-4, in the final game of their six-game road trip Sunday afternoon at RingCentral Coliseum. Seven members of the Mets […]

Seattle Mariners Social Media Spotlight:...

Check out some of the best posts from last week from Lookout Landing: Of course, I have to start with a tweet that includes a poll so I can create an additional poll. Tell us below which university you preferred. Who has the best City Connect jerseys we’ve seen on this roadtrip: —Lookout Landing (@LookoutLanding) […]

Tony La Russa Medical Update

CHICAGO — Hall of Fame manager Tony La Russa will not be returning to the Chicago White Sox for the remainder of the 2022 season, as the team announced Saturday afternoon. La Russa underwent additional medical tests and procedures over the past week, according to the same team statement. La Russa, in his second season […]

Batting Around: If you caught Aaron Judg...

USATSI Throughout the season, the experts at CBS Sports MLB will bring you a weekly Batting Around panel discussion breaking down just about everything. Breaking news, a historical question, thoughts on the future of baseball, all sorts of things. Last week we discussed one of baseball’s new rules. Now let’s break down what we would […]

Oneil Cruz meets his namesake, former Ya...

Pirates shortstop Oneil Cruz had heard of the man whose name he bore throughout his life. On Wednesday in New York, Cruz finally met the baseball star behind his namesake. Yankees Hall of Fame outfielder Paul O’Neill reached out to Cruz and the two connected via a FaceTime call before the Pirates game against the […]

Best places to buy NHL jerseys in 2022

In this article, we are going to find out the best places to buy NHL jerseys. The NHL is one of the most popular sports in the world. If you are looking for a cheap and authentic NHL jersey, this article is for you. we’re going to outline the best places to buy NHL jerseys. […]

Somerset Patriots win Game 1 of playoff ...

The Somerset Patriots can claim a playoff win at TD Bank Ballpark on Thursday night. The Patriots used an eight-run fourth inning to power a 9-4 victory over the Portland Sea Dogs in Game 1 of the Eastern League Northeast Division series in Portland, Maine , Tuesday evening. The win was Somerset’s first playoff victory […]

Hall and Painter named winners of 2022 P...

The Phillies have selected infielder Darick Hall and right-handed pitcher Andrew Painter as recipients of the 2022 Paul Owens Award, given annually to the organization’s top minor league player and pitcher. Hall posted a .252/.326/.529 slash line (.855 OPS) with 22 doubles, 26 home runs, 83 RBIs and 54 runs in 93 games with triple-A […]

Will No. 61 come to Yankee Stadium?

NEW YORK — Anticipating the electric atmosphere at Yankee Stadium surrounding Aaron Judge’s quest for the franchise and the AL’s single-season home run record, Gerrit Cole didn’t hold back. “They’re going to be on the edge,” Cole said, imagining fans slamming the padded sidewalls of the outfield and screaming for all they’re worth. And there’s […]

Aaron Judge is in an AL MVP race with Sh...

MILWAUKEE — As you can imagine, in Yankees Universe, there’s no debate over this year’s AL MVP. Shohei Ohtani has the full respect of the Yankees. Aaron Judge has his vote if he could cast one. “I understand there will be a storyline over the next two weeks about who deserves MVP,” Yankees first baseman […]

Aaron Judge could determine baseball sup...

Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees hits his 59th home run against the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday, September 1. … [+] 18, 2022, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Kenny Yoo) Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. Baseball is alive and well in New York, regardless of the emotional swings Mets and Yankees fans experience […]

Aaron Judge continues history as New Yor...

MILWAUKEE — There was a slight delay before Aaron Judge’s final batting on Sunday afternoon, when they had to deliver the specially marked baseballs to home plate umpire Gabe Morales. Chants of “MV-P” could be heard around American Family Field, where 35,964 fans witnessed an incredible matinee performance by the Yankees slugger. Having already reached […]

Marwin Gonzalez of NY Yankees injured ag...

MILWAUKEE — In one of the scariest plays involving the Yankees this season, Marwin Gonzalez left Saturday night’s game due to a throw from a catcher at the mound. Leading the third inning at American Family Field, Gonzalez was cut in the pinna of his left ear by Milwaukee Brewers catcher Victor Caratini as he […]

Albert Pujols is getting closer to 700 c...

ST. LOUIS – Anyone who knows baseball knows better than to expect a perfect ending. Baseball is too tricky for that. When Albert Pujols returned to the St. Louis Cardinals dugout this spring to join Yadier Molina and Adam Wainwright for one last Cardinals ride — well, what more could you ask for? After all, […]

Francisco Lindor and Carlos Carrasco hel...

NEW YORK – Thursday was a special day at Citi Field, but it was also an important day. As Major League Baseball celebrated Roberto Clemente Day with several players choosing to wear No. 21 league-wide, the day took on added significance in Queens. Members of the Clemente family were in attendance – Carlos Jr. and […]

Ole Miss Authentics Launches NIL Merchan...

History links OXFORD, Miss.- Ole Miss Authentics, the official team store of Ole Miss Athletics, will soon offer exclusive NIL products for student-athletes, including custom Nike jerseys, unique t-shirts and other custom merchandise across all sports, thanks to the Athletics Department’s new group licensing agreement with The Brandr Group (TBG). Ole Miss […]

Will Aaron Judge break Roger Maris’ home

BOSTON – Aaron Judge had chosen his pitch and did not miss it, bludgeon a pair of tying home runs – Nos. 56 and 57 – Tuesday night that rocked Fenway Park. “I’m out of adjectives,” Yankees manager Aaron Boone said of Judge’s historic season, breaking Roger Maris’ 61-year franchise record with 61 homers. “Simply […]

Aaron Judge hits two home runs for New Y...

BOSTON — Sitting by the visitors’ dugout late Tuesday night, a group of Yankees fans could now serenade Aaron Judge with “MV-P” chants without any reaction from Red Sox Nation. Gleyber Torres had a three-run brace in the 10th and Wandy Peralta saved the Yankees’ 7-6 win, pulling out Rafael Devers for the winning run. […]

Luis Guillorme return gives NY Mets rost...

NEW YORK — The thing Luis Guillorme missed the most spend a month on the injured list was training in the field. Throughout the season, Guillorme had been one of third base coach Joey Cora’s best clients, performing numerous drills in foul territory along the side of first base. Guillorme’s magic in the infield earned […]

Houston Astros pitcher Framber Valdez si...

DETROIT – Framber Valdez threw his first career shutout and the Houston Astros beat the Detroit Tigers 7-0 on Monday night. Valdez (15-5) posted his 24th straight quality start, tying New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom (2018) for the longest single-season streak. “It means a lot to me because it means I help the team […]

Tony Kemp’s huge day leads Athletics ahe

OAKLAND — Badly beaten through the first three games of a four-game series against the White Sox, A’s manager Mark Kotsay felt it was a good time to hold a team meeting. The message inside the clubhouse was about the importance of continuing to fight after being outscored by 22 points (29-7) in the previous […]

NY Yankees find the right answer against...

NEW YORK – Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton were back at the top of the Yankees order on Sunday, an imposing 1-2 combination from the start. Hitting just behind them at No. 3, Gleyber Torres homered twice at Yankee Stadium as the home side took another big lead and never looked back. Essentially, the Yankees […]

Mike Trout wearing Philadelphia Eagles a...

Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout was excellent again last night. The perennial MLB All-Star hit a two-run home run. It was the fifth straight game in which Trout homered. Of course, the Houston Astros won the game. But Trout has fought through adversity and injury this season to come out on the other […]

NY Mets not panicking despite losing NL ...

MIAMI — Francisco Lindor knew panic was going to set in from the outside at some point during the 2022 season. Whether it’s an early season skid, a mid-season downturn, or a late slip, outsiders always have a way to overreact to both extremes. The Mets shortstop knows the reaction that awaits after his team […]

Home runs by Mike Trout in 5 consecutive...

HOUSTON — Mike Trout has accomplished a lot in his 12-year career. He’s a 10-time All-Star who won American League Rookie of the Year in 2012, was crowned American League MVP three times and has eight Silver Slugger Awards to his name. Now he can add one home run in five straight games to that […]

The Texas Rangers will host the Blue Jay...

Arlington, Texas— The Texas Rangers return to Globe Life Field tomorrow, Friday, September 9, for a five-game homestand against the Toronto Blue Jays and Oakland Athletics. The Rangers will open the field with a three-game series against the Blue Jays. Matches will be played Friday, September 9 at 7:05 p.m., Saturday, September 10 at 6:05 […]

New Jersey’s Black Heritage Trail enacte

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka said the trail will greatly benefit his city. “I think this is a tremendous opportunity for us to shine a light on the contributions and struggles that African Americans have faced in the amazing state of New Jersey. Outside of the two migrations from South to North, any the fight for […]

NY Mets pitcher at IL with left side inj...

After leaving Saturday’s start with left-sided fatigue, Mets starter Max Scherzer will be placed on the 15-day injured list, according to reports. Scherzer quit his start against the Washington Nationals after five innings and 67 pitches after feeling his left side was “tiring a lot more than usual.” “Honestly, it just hurts,” Scherzer told reporters […]

Major League Baseball rubs its balls in ...

For avid baseball fans and those from the eastern Burlington County area, this is not news. The fact that ALL major and minor league baseballs are scrubbed with New Jersey mud. Growing up in this area, as kids, we tried to figure out exactly where they get the mud. It’s a long and well-kept secret. […]

Pirates induct inaugural Hall of Fame cl...

Although the Pittsburgh Pirates have had another disappointing season, it should be mentioned that the club has a rich history that spans 135 years. Multiple World Series titles, all-time great players and contributors, and the impact the team has had on the city help them stand out as a staple in Major League Baseball. These […]

Philadelphia Phillies top prospect Andre...

Amid the mediocrity of the major league baseball club the Philadelphia Phillies, it flew relatively under the radar yesterday as Andrew Painter dominated again in the third start of his Double-A career. The 19-year-old pitching phenom swirled seven solid innings against a tough Yard Goats lineup, allowing just one run on eight hits while striking […]

Mets starter comes out with left-sided f...

NEW YORK — Max Scherzer is still in tune with the bigger picture, so when he felt fatigue in his left side on Saturday night, the Mets ace thought it best not to push him with just October. at the street corner. After the fifth inning against the Nationals, Scherzer did not return to the […]

Seattle Mariners pitcher Marco Gonzales ...

An MLB couple raises a glass of wine and raises awareness of a rare neurological disease. Monica Gonzales – the wife of Seattle Mariners pitcher Marco Gonzales – lost her mother, Linda Zender, to multiple system atrophy (MSA) in February 2021. The couple now work with Noviello Vineyards in Chelan, Washington to create a varietal […]

Rookie League Philadelphia Phillies are ...

Your 2022 Philadelphia Phillies (DSL) are champions! The Dominican Summer League side beat their Rockies counterpart in a best-of-three series, winning the final game by a score of 7-3. Outfielder Raylin Heredia was easily the series’ most valuable player and had three hits, including two doubles in Thursday’s game, scoring two runs and driving one. […]

What we learned from the series finale

NEW YORK — It’s a new era in Mets baseball. Going into a series with the Dodgers, who have the best record in Major League Baseball, the Mets hadn’t won a game against the National League behemoths at home since 2019. In a playoff environment and with the season series tied 3-3, the Mets split […]

Aníbal Sánchez gives up a run in seven i

WASHINGTON — Aníbal Sánchez dropped his uniform number to 19 — the numbers he wore for the majority of his 16-year career — then he turned back time. Sánchez, 38, threw seven frames, his longest outing since Aug. 23, 2020, Wednesday in the Nationals’ 5-1 win over the A’s at Nats Park. He allowed three […]

Warriors’ Stephen Curry officially gradu

Getty Images Golden State Warriors superstar Steph Curry returned to Davidson College on Wednesday to officially graduate from the school, graduating in a special commencement ceremony from a man who was part of a trio of honors he received. Curry was part of Davidson’s promotion last May, but he couldn’t attend in the spring because […]

Mets players who could play surprise rol...

When the rosters expand to 28 players on Thursday, the Mets could make a few additions, but the team’s true intentions won’t be revealed until several notable players return from injury. As the Mets seek to qualify for the playoffs for the first time since 2016, they will need contributions at all levels, especially if […]

Baseball announces fall scrimmages sched...

History links PISCATAWAY, NJ (August 30, 2022) – The Rutgers baseball team announced its fall show slate on Tuesday, which includes a scrimmage against Georgetown at Bainton Field and a trip to Long Island to play Stony Brook. In addition to their two competitions against the Di competition, the Scarlet […]

Yankees slugger closes in on Roger Maris...

Aaron Judge makes history. The Yankees slugger hit his 50th home run of the season Monday night against the Los Angeles Angels as his pursuit of Roger Maris’ single-season franchise record of 61 remains in sight. Judge drove a Ryan Tepera slider to the left center field wall, hitting the second 50 homer season of […]

Giants vs. Padres MLB Series Preview

You all asked for it, and the San Francisco Giants did it. So congratulations, here’s more baseball than you asked for. Why you asked, I’ll never know. But it’s here. So enjoy it. Or whatever. The Giants face San Diego Padreswhich is either the good news or the bad news. The good news is, if […]

Mickey Mantle card sold for sports memor...

A mint condition 1952 Mickey Mantle baseball card sold for $12.6 million on Sunday at an auction held by Heritage Auctions, setting new records for most expensive card and sports memorabilia. The price topped the previous sports card record, $7.25 million for a T206 Honus Wagner, which was set earlier this month. In May, a […]

Seattle Mariners rookie Julio Rodríguez

SEATTLE — Julio Rodríguez was a few minutes late for his own party, the result of Seattle’s traffic management that will be part of his daily routine at home for probably the next decade — and potentially much longer. When Rodríguez arrived on Saturday to discuss his massive contract extension, several teammates and coaches who […]

‘He lied, he cheated’ – Ace radio host r

Whether Alex Rodriguez reaches the Baseball Hall of Fame will remain a question until MLB writers vote for the same or the former Yankee reaches his ten-year eligibility quota. That’s something only MLB writers can decide. Aside from his Hall of Fame induction, A-Rod fans also want the Yankees to retire his number 13 jersey […]

Gardner-Webb Baseball announces new recr...

History links BOILING SPRINGS — Baseball’s Gardner-Webb announced its new signing group, a talented collection that includes 10 transfers and four high school recruits. The head coach Jim Chester continues to build a Big South Conference contender in Boiling Springs, with that class poised to join a strong body of returning starters […]

What’s next for NY Mets’ Jacob deGrom af

NEW YORK — Jacob deGrom isn’t worried about his workload. Earlier in the week, the Mets moved Taijuan Walker, who missed a start with a slight bulging disc to his back, in place of deGrom in Tuesday’s rotation against the Yankees. At first, this raised alarm bells given deGrom’s injury history; he returned on August […]

NY Yankees starter is in IL

At 131 innings, Nestor Cortes has already surpassed his career-high MLB workload. Now he gets an oddly timed break. Ahead of the Yankees’ 10-game three-city road trip starting Thursday in Oakland, the left-handed All-Star was heading to the 15-day injured list with a groin problem. Athletic were the first to report Cortes’ trip to IL. […]

Pirate phenom Oneil Cruz scores MLB’s ha

Comment this story Comment Some baseball players have elite tools. And then there’s Oneil Cruz. Having previously thrown the fastest infield assist on record in MLB, the young Pittsburgh Pirates shortstop showed Wednesday that he can also throw rocket-speed balls from home plate. Cruz’s third-inning single against the Braves was measured at an exit speed […]

Pete Alonso of the NY Mets breaks the ba...

NEW YORK — Pete Alonso’s emotions ranged from rage to relief to bad luck in the season finale of the Subway Series on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium. There was a pair of empty bats, a stumble in the way of the score, and a flying ball that was just out of reach. In the […]

Yankees general manager Brian Cashman sp...

Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman sat down at the microphone and took questions on Monday for the first time since the team began its slide in August that saw its lead in the American League East reduced by nearly half. But Cashman stood behind the club and manager Aaron Boone at the pre-match press conference […]

Six role models to honor as the inaugura...

little league® is pleased to announce the first-ever class of Little League Community Heroes of the Year, who will be honored on Tuesday, August 23 as part of the celebration around the 75e Little League Baseball Anniversary® World Trials. “The backbone of the Little League program is the volunteers and players who go above and […]

Yankees retire Paul O’Neill’s No. 21 jer

Comment this story Comment NEW YORK — Eight years ago, Paul O’Neill was thanked by the Yankees for his contribution to their dynasty with a plaque in Monument Park. On Sunday, the Yankees retired his number 21 — the 23rd player or coach in the franchise to have that happen. This ceremony was slightly different […]

Albert Pujols closes in on 700 home runs...

PHOENIX – We sat for 20 minutes on Saturday afternoon, and Albert Pujols insisted he wouldn’t change his mind about retiring after this season, no matter how close he was to the glorious club of Les 700 rounds. Well, it turns out that might be a moot point. The St. Louis Cardinals icon was quick […]

Jersey Shore’s ‘beach essentials’ go fro

On Caspian Avenue beach in Atlantic City, Steven “Wes” Wesley last weekend lifted the lid off his mini charcoal grill and carefully tended to a pit full of franks glistening in the salty air. He’s brought his $20 grill to his favorite beach for the past five years, cooking up hot dogs, sausages and burgers […]

Dodgers’ six-game homestand features fou

LOS ANGELES- The Los Angeles Dodgers return home tonight and will face the Miami Marlins (August 19-21) and Milwaukee Brewers (August 22-24) in a six-game home game at Dodger Stadium. Tickets remain available for all games at Dodgers.com/tickets. Fans are expecting a fun homestand as the week kicks off with Korean Heritage Night tonight. Those […]

Four things we learned about the NY Mets...

ATLANTA — There’s a slim margin for error when two of the National League’s best teams go head-to-head. On Thursday night, the Mets came out on the wrong end of those close calls on their way to a 3-2 loss, dropping their first series against an NL East opponent this season at Truist Park. They […]

Two Nationals fans receive five-year sta...

Getty Images During Tuesday’s game between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals, two fans were ejected after they were caught heckling Cubs receiver Willson Contreras. According to the Chicago TribuneNationals fans received a five-year ban from attending games at Nationals Park as a result of their actions. The incident happened in the top of the […]

Philadelphia Phillies center outfield pr...

After a ten-game streak in which he recorded just five hits, Philadelphia Phillies center field prospect Johan Rojas finally broke his slump on Tuesday, hitting three for four at bats and scoring two points. Rojas hasn’t played his best baseball since his hot start ended, and he began to decline steadily in August. After hitting […]

How Carlos Carrasco and Taijuan Walker i...

ATLANTA — The Mets’ starting throwing depth will be tested once again with less than two months left in the Major League Baseball season. The team announced Tuesday that Carlos Carrasco was placed on the 15-day disabled list with a low-grade left oblique strain. He is expected to be out for three to four weeks. […]

Luis Guillorme injury will keep Mets inf...

NEW YORK — The Mets infield received a major blow Monday afternoon ahead of a major eight-game road trip against the Braves and Phillies. The team announced that an MRI on Luis Guillorme’s left groin revealed he had moderate strain and was placed on the 10-day disabled list. The general time frame for injuries of […]

The New York Yankees were left out of a ...

BOSTON — By the weekend, Giancarlo Stanton could return to bolster the Yankees’ roster that turned icy in August. More on that in a moment. After Sunday night’s jaw-dropping shutout loss at Fenway Park, DJ LeMahieu said he didn’t play due to a problem with his right big toe that will now require an MRI. […]

Closest Yankees surprisingly identified ...

BOSTON — These days, you never know what you’ll get when the door to the Yankees bullpen opens. Or who you’ll get in round nine. Saturday night was rookie Scott Effross, tasked with holding the Yanks’ final one-point lead at supercharged Fenway Park. “Once I got up (in the bullpen), I thought I had ninth,” […]

Thunder manager Jeff Manto inducted into...

TRENTON — Jeff Manto didn’t expect it, but he’s now a member of an exclusive club. The Thunder manager was inducted into the Trenton Baseball Hall of Fame Friday night. “I was a little surprised,” Manto said. “It’s really cool.” The Bristol, Pennsylvania native is the 20th person to be inducted into the Trenton Baseball […]

Boston Celtics star Bill Russell’s No. 6

Top line The No. 6 jersey of eleven-time NBA champion and civil rights leader Bill Russell will be retired on all 30 league teams, the NBA announced Thursday, a week after Russell died, making him the first player to receive this honor. The late NBA great Bill Russell’s No. 6 jersey will be the first […]

Howard J. Lamade Stadium: An Iconic and ...

For more than 60 years, Howard J. Lamade Stadium in South Williamsport, Pennsylvania has been the premier summer destination for generations of Little Leaguers® and Little League® fans. Originally called Howard J. Lamade Memorial Field, the field’s location and baselines were first laid out for the 1959 Little League Baseball® World Series and consisted of […]

Beloved on the field and in the broadcas...

A Cleveland sports legend is recognized by the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Jack Graney was named this year’s award recipient Ford C. Frick Price, presented annually to a broadcaster for “Major Contributions to Baseball”. Graney spent 14 years playing for the Cleveland baseball team beginning in 1908. He then spent two decades as the […]

The hottest MLB gear from the Field of D...

Fanatics One of baseball’s most beloved traditions returns on Thursday, August 11, as the 2022 Field of Dreams game takes place between the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds. This is the second iteration of this game, which pays homage to the classic 1989 film “Field of Dreams” starring Kevin Costner. The White Sox beat the […]

NY Mets’ Chris Bassitt strong in season-

NEW YORK — If Chris Bassitt was successful, he would pitch nine innings each start. When Buck Showalter fired him for the eighth inning after throwing 95 pitches on Monday, it was no problem for the 33-year-old right-hander. “I honestly think that’s why they brought me here,” Bassitt said. “I’m not afraid to go over […]

Aaron Boone expelled, New York Yankees s...

ST. LOUIS – Once again, Aaron Boone’s boiling point has been reached due to strike zone judgment from a home plate umpire. On a sweltering, 95-degree Sunday afternoon at Busch Stadium, the Yankees manager earned his sixth ejection of the year, leading in the fifth inning. Ending a frustrating afternoon, the St. Louis Cardinals ended […]

David Peterson delivers Mets win over At...

NEW YORK — Throughout the Mets season, David Peterson thrived as the stress escalated. From pitching during the extended wait for the birth of his first son to floating between class AAA Syracuse and the big leagues, Peterson has managed to rise above adversity. Through no fault of his own, Peterson was fired with the […]

DraftKings promo code releases $100 bonu...

It’s going to be a busy weekend for local baseball fans, but the latest DraftKings promo code may also make it lucrative. In fact, there is no need to sweat this first bet of the weekend. This DraftKings promo code will give new players a guaranteed odds boost of 20 to 1 this weekend. Sign […]

Stealing from the pros: The Dog Days of ...

KNOXVILLE, TN – As Vols from across the country continue to perform in the pro ranks, a new class of pros are making their debut. Drew Gilbert had his first batting game with the FCL Astros as Jordan Beck had a hit with the ACL Rockies. In other places, Zach Daniels swung a hot stick […]

Legendary Dodger broadcaster Vin Scully ...

LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers will honor legendary broadcaster Vin Scully tomorrow/Friday, August 5 with a special pregame ceremony ahead of the game against the Padres at 7:10 p.m. Fans are asked to be in their seats at 6 o’clock. :30 pm as the team commemorates the Hall of Famer who died this […]

How much is Zuckerberg worth? The card ...

NEW YORK – When camp counselor Allie Tarantino was flipping through a magazine years ago, he came across a household name: Mark Zuckerberg. He rummaged through memorabilia boxes in his basement, running his fingers over old photos, newspapers and bus maps before finding a baseball card depicting a very young, smiling Zuckerberg in a red […]

Philadelphia Phillies wide receiver Cale...

The Philadelphia Phillies had an interesting draft this year, and feedback from reviewers was average. However, one of their rookies started his pro career in spectacular fashion on Tuesday, as he battled his way to a four-hit opener. Caleb Ricketts, who the Phillies selected in the seventh round, sprayed four singles on Tuesday. Often lauded […]

The Orioles beat the Rangers after tradi...

ARLINGTON — There will be a time when it feels more normal for manager Brandon Hyde, when he drafts the Orioles roster card without Trey Mancini’s name and doesn’t find it odd. It might help that he and the O’s get a quick introduction to Mancini the Astro when they visit Houston at the end […]

Phillies’ Bryce Harper has pins removed

Bryce Harper is about to step on the gas when he returns to the Phillies lineup. Harper had three pins removed from her broken left thumb on Monday, 33 days after they were originally inserted. His doctors consider the fracture healed and Harper will step up his physical activities before beginning a striking progression. READ […]

Aaron Judge hits 42nd home run in Yankee...

NEW YORK — A handful of Yankees alumni admitted that while they were happy to see Old-Timers’ Day return to the Bronx, they were okay with not having the Old-Timers’ Game this year. Considering the exhibition Aaron Judge has been putting on over the past month, who could blame them for wanting to skip the […]

What Tyler Naquin’s trade means for the

MIAMI — The Mets have yet to make a major trade, but general manager Billy Eppler continues to bolster the team’s long-season roster. Thursday evening, the The Mets acquired outfielder Tyler Naquin and left-handed reliever Phillip Diehl in exchange for minor league outfielder Hector Rodriguez and minor league reliever Jose Acuna. Left-handed hitter Naquin has […]

Yankees roster stifled by Mets’ Max Sche

NEW YORK — After a frustrating 0-for-4 night against Max Scherzer, Yankees slugger Aaron Judge had a chance to make a good showing in the ninth inning at Citi Field. But in a tie against the Mets, with the go-ahead on first base, Judge fell behind in the count against Seth Lugo and slammed into […]

Playoff hope weighs heavily on Seattle M...

SEATTLE — The familiar sinking feeling returned quickly, in the first inning of the most anticipated Mariners homestand opener in a long, long time. The team had entered the Major League Baseball All-Star Game bathed in the glow of a 14-game winning streak, a team with no expectations suddenly looked daunting. Coming off the break, […]

Jersey Shore 2023 MLB Draft Prospects

Early last week, Major League Baseball wrapped up its 2022 freshman draft and four Shore Conference alumni were selected — all in rounds four through seven. The Shore has maintained a presence in the draft, whether supplying Big League teams with talent from the college ranks or straight out of high school. In 2023, not […]

NY Yankees list of needs grows as MLB tr...

BALTIMORE — Brian Cashman was at Camden Yards Friday night, “working the phone” before the MLB trade deadline on Aug. 2 when Yankees reliever Michael King made an abrupt exit from the mound. On Saturday, the club confirmed that the right-hander’s injury ends the season. Having suffered a fractured right elbow while throwing a slider, […]

Yankees lose Michael King to elbow injur...

BALTIMORE — After narrowly outlasting the Orioles to win, 7-6, at Camden Yards, Yankees’ minds were on reliever Michael King, who abruptly left Friday night’s game. “Kind of a dark vibe here after the game,” starter Jameson Taillon said as King had his right elbow checked in the coaching staff’s room, amid fears the right-hander […]

Texas Rangers Academy Notebook for July ...

2022 MLB RBI South West Regional Tournament The Texas Rangers Youth Academy will host the 2022 MLB RBI Southwest Regional Baseball and Softball Tournament July 23-25. The Rangers RBI All-Star teams will face RBI Austin, Astros RBI and NOLA RBI as they compete for the chance to qualify for the RBI World Series in Vero […]

‘Announce Knicks trade’: $163M NBA All S

With the trade window in full force, NBA fans are taking to social media and demanding their favorite stars be traded. Recently, Rudy Gobert, who won several Defensive Player of the Year awards, was traded by the Utah Jazz to the Minnesota Timberwolves. NBA fans on Twitter also took the opportunity to ridicule Gobert’s departure. […]

‘Big raw power’ has Yankees dreaming big

NEW YORK — As a 6-foot-7 varsity outfielder and first-round pick by the Yankees, Spencer Jones draws an instant comparison to Aaron Judge. And there are unmistakable similarities, as Yankees director of scouting Damon Oppenheimer noted, beyond their size. “Both have great composition and are both very good athletes,” Oppenheimer said via conference call Wednesday. […]

New Jersey youth baseball umpire sues co...

Getty Images A New Jersey youth baseball umpire who was violently assaulted by a coach last month during a game in Branchburg has sued the man to seek damages for his injuries, according to a report by NJ Advance Media. The lawsuit seeks punitive damages and damages to cover medical expenses and pain and suffering. […]

Twins’ Byron Buxton smashes home run in

LOS ANGELES – It seemed like it would never happen. OK, so we always knew he had all the tools. But with Twins center fielder Byron Buxton, there was always something in the way. Mostly injuries. Inconsistent play, of course. Low batting average and high total outs? Yeah, this stuff happened. Still, Buxton was always […]

Bruce Springsteen night as Jersey Shore ...

They will throw their speedballs at you. Minor League Baseball Jersey Shore BlueClaws will once again be the Jersey Shore “BruceClaws” in their annual tribute to Bruce Springsteen for the Saturday, July 23 game at ShoreTown Ballpark in Lakewood against the Brooklyn Cyclones, the High-A affiliate of the New York Mets . . The BruceClaws, […]