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How Many Stitches Are on a Baseball? MLB How Many Stitches Are on a Baseball? , Staff Writer 5:12pm, June 17

The game of baseball evolved a great deal since its early beginnings. Alexander Cartwright (no, it was not Abner Doubleday) first…

Cecil Fielder’s Moonshot HR Out of Tiger Stadium is Still Incredible MLB Cecil Fielder’s Moonshot HR Out of Tiger Stadium is Still Incredible , The League 1:16pm, June 12

Former Detroit Tigers first baseman Cecil Fielder was one of the best power-hitters in baseball during his prime. Unfortunately for…

Barry Bonds’ Broken Bat HR Showed Off His Pure Muscle MLB Barry Bonds’ Broken Bat HR Showed Off His Pure Muscle , The League 10:49am, May 25

There came the point when practically nothing Barry Bonds could do on an MLB field surprised baseball fans. The San…

Mark McGwire’s “538-Foot” HR Off Randy Johnson is Still Mesmerizing MLB Mark McGwire’s “538-Foot” HR Off Randy Johnson is Still Mesmerizing , The League 10:59am, May 7

There is something (dare I say?) striking in the beauty of a home run. A bat launching a ball into orbit is always…

Mark McGwire’s Net Worth Shows “Big Mac” Saved More Than Just Baseball MLB Mark McGwire’s Net Worth Shows “Big Mac” Saved More Than Just Baseball , Staff Writer 2:45pm, April 23

Mark McGwire‘s name may as well be synonymous with two words: home runs and steroids. At the height of the…

What Happened to the 2 Fans From Hank Aaron’s 715th Home Run? MLB What Happened to the 2 Fans From Hank Aaron’s 715th Home Run? , Staff Writer 2:25pm, April 8

Two score and seven years ago, the great Hank Aaron delivered one of the most iconic moments American sports and…

The Legendary Teenage Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig MLB The Legendary Teenage Girl Who Struck Out Babe Ruth & Lou Gehrig , Staff Writer 4:09pm, March 8

Women have always had a place in Major League Baseball, it's just never been as actual baseball players. The Kissing…

The Longest Home Run Ever Was So Deep, It Fooled the Camera Man MLB The Longest Home Run Ever Was So Deep, It Fooled the Camera Man , Original Author 11:57am, March 6

There is nothing better in sports than a towering home run. You know, the type of moonshots and dingers that…

Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez Pickled the Beast, But Where is He Now? MLB Benny “The Jet” Rodriguez Pickled the Beast, But Where is He Now? , Staff Writer 5:41pm, February 19

Here's a bold assertion: Benny "The Jet" Rodriguez is far and away the greatest character in sports movie history. Screw…

Hank Aaron, MLB Home Run Legend, Dead at 86 MLB Hank Aaron, MLB Home Run Legend, Dead at 86 , 12:00pm, January 22

ATLANTA (AP) — Hank Aaron, who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his pursuit of Babe Ruth but went…

The World’s Highest Baseball Catch Fell 1,000 Feet from a Helicopter MLB The World’s Highest Baseball Catch Fell 1,000 Feet from a Helicopter , Staff Writer 4:55pm, October 12

Some baseball records will never be broken. Nolan Ryan's 5,714 strikeouts are practically untouchable. Starting pitchers would have to last…

Babe Ruth’s 21 Iconic Baseball Nicknames, Ranked MLB Babe Ruth’s 21 Iconic Baseball Nicknames, Ranked , Staff Writer 10:37am, October 2

Babe Ruth needs no formal introduction. He's the greatest baseball player to ever step foot on a baseball diamond. There's…

Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame MLB Mickey Mantle’s “Breakfast of Champions” Puts Beer-League Softball to Shame , Staff Writer 5:55pm, August 4

There's nothing wrong with having a good time, especially if you're a professional athlete. I'm not endorsing going full 1986…

Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” Speech on July 4, 1939 Still Gives Us Chills MLB Lou Gehrig’s “Luckiest Man” Speech on July 4, 1939 Still Gives Us Chills , 10:37am, July 4

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis — commonly known as ALS — is a nervous system disease that weakens muscles and impacts physical…

The World’s Largest Baseball Bat Weighs In at 68,000 Pounds MLB The World’s Largest Baseball Bat Weighs In at 68,000 Pounds , 5:26pm, June 9

Nothing beats a summer road trip. Windows down, music loud, not a care in the world except what kind of…

Derek Jeter’s Walk-Off Farewell Was The Perfect Hollywood Ending MLB Derek Jeter’s Walk-Off Farewell Was The Perfect Hollywood Ending , Staff Writer 5:05pm, June 1

Derek Jeter is a baseball legend. Even if you didn't root for the New York Yankees shortstop during his Hall-of-Fame…

The Stadium Bowl’s Hosted 110 Years of Presidents, Movies and HS Football High School The Stadium Bowl’s Hosted 110 Years of Presidents, Movies and HS Football , 3:48pm, April 14

Nowadays, paying millions for state-of-the-art athletic facilities means everything to the future success of sports programs from high school up…

Babe Ruth Put Cabbage Under His Baseball Hat, But Why? MLB Babe Ruth Put Cabbage Under His Baseball Hat, But Why? , The League 3:48pm, March 4

Somehow, a professional baseball player who basically lived off hot dogs and beer had even more interesting habits during the…

How Many Stitches Are on a Baseball? MLB How Many Stitches Are on a Baseball? , Staff Writer 5:12pm, June 17

The game of baseball evolved a great deal since its early beginnings. Alexander Cartwright (no, it was not Abner Doubleday) first…