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Umpire Bumps Youth Coach On Purpose, Then Ejects Him MLB Umpire Bumps Youth Coach On Purpose, Then Ejects Him , Staff Writer 5:31pm, November 24

You never really know what you're going to get from those darn youth baseball and softball umpires. Everyone remembers a…

Clever Baseball Player Steals Home By Sliding Through Teammate’s Legs MLB Clever Baseball Player Steals Home By Sliding Through Teammate’s Legs , 3:16pm, November 23

We've seen people dive over, around and through catchers to steal home, but we've never seen the base runner slide…

High School Pitcher Barehands Line Drive, Acts Like It’s No Big Deal High School High School Pitcher Barehands Line Drive, Acts Like It’s No Big Deal , 11:25am, November 21

All too often have pitchers been on the receiving end of a nasty line-drive hit to the head. But for…

Baseball Team Fools Runner With “Hidden Ball” Play to Win Playoff Game High School Baseball Team Fools Runner With “Hidden Ball” Play to Win Playoff Game , 4:43pm, November 10

Rye High School pulled out all the stops to get past the Colorado 2A state semifinals contest. Holding a 9-8…

John Smoltz’s Divorce Didn’t Stop Him From Finding Love Again MLB John Smoltz’s Divorce Didn’t Stop Him From Finding Love Again , The League 5:08pm, October 21

Hall of Famer John Smoltz had an illustrious career with the Atlanta Braves, dominating opposing major league hitters for 21…

David Ortiz’s Net Worth: How Rich is Big Papi in 2020? MLB David Ortiz’s Net Worth: How Rich is Big Papi in 2020? , The League 2:16pm, October 20

Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz was one of baseball’s most beloved sluggers during his heyday, mashing 541 home runs across his illustrious career. The…

Drunk, Wobbling Umpire Can Barely Stand at Youth Game High School Drunk, Wobbling Umpire Can Barely Stand at Youth Game , Staff Writer 5:25pm, October 15

Youth sports should be about setting the right example for our children. What we don't need is coaches telling pitchers…

Joe Morgan, Hall of Fame Second Baseman, Dead at 77 MLB Joe Morgan, Hall of Fame Second Baseman, Dead at 77 , 12:20pm, October 12

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Morgan, the Hall of Fame second baseman who became the sparkplug of the Big Red Machine…

Whitey Ford, Legendary Yankees Pitcher, Dead at 91 MLB Whitey Ford, Legendary Yankees Pitcher, Dead at 91 , 12:49pm, October 9

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y. (AP) — Whitey Ford, the street-smart New Yorker who had the best winning percentage of any pitcher…

Player Pulls Bat Out of Pants, Then Cranks Home Run on First Pitch High School Player Pulls Bat Out of Pants, Then Cranks Home Run on First Pitch , Editor 12:04pm, October 9

Baseball players are historically not the most humble athletes around. The higher the level, the bigger the ego can get.…

Young Kids Play Baseball in the Middle of Traffic MLB Young Kids Play Baseball in the Middle of Traffic , Staff Writer 2:48pm, October 7

Remember what the mom from The Sandlot tells Scotty Smalls at the beginning of the movie? I think it went…

Lou Brock, Hall of Fame Outfielder, Dead at 81 MLB Lou Brock, Hall of Fame Outfielder, Dead at 81 , 10:42am, September 7

NEW YORK (AP) — Hall of Famer Lou Brock, one of baseball’s signature leadoff hitters and base stealers who helped…

Dancing Mom Embarrasses Her Son on Stadium Jumbotron MLB Dancing Mom Embarrasses Her Son on Stadium Jumbotron , Editor 4:44pm, September 4

In the early dog days of summer, with football usually months away and baseball only mildly heating up, the sports…

Bullpen Catcher Crushes “Single Ladies” Dance During Game MLB Bullpen Catcher Crushes “Single Ladies” Dance During Game , Editor 6:16pm, September 3

Minor League Baseball games can be ridiculous, and that’s not always a compliment. From the wild promotions to crazy antics…

Tom Seaver, Hall of Fame ‘Miracle Mets’ Pitcher, Dead at 75 MLB Tom Seaver, Hall of Fame ‘Miracle Mets’ Pitcher, Dead at 75 , 10:55am, September 3

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Seaver transformed a franchise and captivated a city, setting enduring standards as he whipped his…

Baseball Player Replaces Ump With Trash Can in All-Time Meltdown MLB Baseball Player Replaces Ump With Trash Can in All-Time Meltdown , 5:03pm, August 31

The Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks are not affiliated with any Major League Baseball club, but the two-time American Association champions were named…

The “Black Sox Scandal” Stained Baseball, And Ruined Shoeless Joe’s Legacy MLB The “Black Sox Scandal” Stained Baseball, And Ruined Shoeless Joe’s Legacy , Staff Writer 4:52pm, August 28

From the dead ball era of the early 1900s to whatever you want to call the era Dock Ellis threw…

‘The Kissing Bandit’ Smooched Baseball’s Best Players. Where Is She Now? MLB ‘The Kissing Bandit’ Smooched Baseball’s Best Players. Where Is She Now? , Staff Writer 5:50pm, August 27

Baseball has come so far since the days of the Chicago Black Sox scandal, Pete Rose betting on games and…

High School Pitcher Barehands Line Drive, Acts Like It’s No Big Deal High School High School Pitcher Barehands Line Drive, Acts Like It’s No Big Deal , 11:25am, November 21

All too often have pitchers been on the receiving end of a nasty line-drive hit to the head. But for…

Clever Baseball Player Steals Home By Sliding Through Teammate’s Legs MLB Clever Baseball Player Steals Home By Sliding Through Teammate’s Legs , 3:16pm, November 23

We've seen people dive over, around and through catchers to steal home, but we've never seen the base runner slide…