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Batter Tauntingly Blows Kiss at Catcher, Who Then Gets Ejected High School Batter Tauntingly Blows Kiss at Catcher, Who Then Gets Ejected , Staff Writer 12:50pm, July 23

My basis for any catcher and batter interaction stems from "Ham" Porter chatting up a rival Little League team in…

Baseball Team Goes Full NASCAR Pit Crew To Help Catcher High School Baseball Team Goes Full NASCAR Pit Crew To Help Catcher , Staff Writer 2:50pm, July 19

It seems the time between innings is getting shorter nowadays. Baseball, ever known as a game of brevity, is trying…

Clumsy Tee-Baller Uses Her Face as a Glove, Hilarity Ensues High School Clumsy Tee-Baller Uses Her Face as a Glove, Hilarity Ensues , Staff Writer 4:28pm, July 13

Remember the scene from "The Sandlot"? The one where Scotty Smalls is standing in the outfield, camped under a fly…

Home Plate Collision Sparks Bench-Clearing Brawl in HS Baseball Game High School Home Plate Collision Sparks Bench-Clearing Brawl in HS Baseball Game , Staff Writer 12:30pm, July 9

Rounding third base, runners only have one thing on their mind: score. If you're going for it, you better go…

Baseball Player Tackles Catcher After He’s Called Out High School Baseball Player Tackles Catcher After He’s Called Out , Staff Writer 5:18pm, June 30

It's basically July, which means football season is right around the corner. That isn't to say baseball season has ceased.…

Softball Pitcher Takes Line Drive Off Face Mask Like a Champ High School Softball Pitcher Takes Line Drive Off Face Mask Like a Champ , Staff Writer 3:26pm, June 22

Forty-three feet. That’s all that separates a softball pitcher and hitter. That mound-to-plate distance is about the same length as…

Little Leaguer Throws Punch at Catcher, Gets Ejected High School Little Leaguer Throws Punch at Catcher, Gets Ejected , Staff Writer 4:00pm, June 21

They say all is fair in love and war. All is fair in baseball when a kid has a mohawk…

What Happened to Brad Cresse After LSU’s 2000 CWS Title? College Baseball What Happened to Brad Cresse After LSU’s 2000 CWS Title? , Staff Writer 2:31pm, June 15

You're 9 years old in the backyard. A makeshift diamond is set up that more resembles a rhombus, but who…

High Schooler Levels Catcher, Somehow Isn’t Ejected High School High Schooler Levels Catcher, Somehow Isn’t Ejected , Staff Writer 2:11pm, June 15

If you've never seen a football player take the baseball field, it isn't always pretty. Every fielder on the diamond…

The “Slip Pitch” is Softball’s Most Deceitful Trick College Softball The “Slip Pitch” is Softball’s Most Deceitful Trick , Staff Writer 1:11pm, June 11

Baseball has knuckleballs and eephuses and screwballs and spitballs, but what is softball's equivalent of a trick pitch? Sure, there…

Softball Catcher Drills Batter on Stolen Base Throw High School Softball Catcher Drills Batter on Stolen Base Throw , Staff Writer 10:50am, June 10

Softball players are tough. They've endured ground balls to the face, full-scorpion face plants, nasty forearm collisions at home plate,…

Controversial “Obstruction” Call in WCWS Divides Softball World College Softball Controversial “Obstruction” Call in WCWS Divides Softball World , Staff Writer 12:58pm, June 9

The Florida State Seminoles took down the No. 1 Oklahoma Sooners in Game 1 of the Women's College World Series…

Ball Gets Stuck in Umpire’s Front Pocket & Allows Run to Score College Baseball Ball Gets Stuck in Umpire’s Front Pocket & Allows Run to Score , Staff Writer 12:12pm, June 8

Just when you thought you've seen everything on the diamond, college baseball is there to prove you wrong. A jousting…

Daring Runner Steals Home When He Catches Pitcher Snoozing College Baseball Daring Runner Steals Home When He Catches Pitcher Snoozing , Staff Writer 2:12pm, June 3

Stealing home is one of the hardest things to do in baseball. It takes the speed of Benny "The Jet"…

Minor Leaguers Throw Punches in Massive Bench-Clearing Brawl MLB Minor Leaguers Throw Punches in Massive Bench-Clearing Brawl , Staff Writer 12:04pm, May 26

Baseball missed the minor leagues last season. Like, really missed them. Not just for the dollar beers, delicious hot dogs…

Haley Lee Smashes 25th HR Into Texas A&M Record Books College Softball Haley Lee Smashes 25th HR Into Texas A&M Record Books , Staff Writer 1:39pm, May 24

Is it possible to shift beyond the fence? Opponents have been asking umpires this whenever Texas A&M softball catcher Haley…

12-Year-Old Hurdles Catcher for Game-Winning Run High School 12-Year-Old Hurdles Catcher for Game-Winning Run , Staff Writer 3:10pm, May 19

Baserunners will do whatever it takes to score a run. Some slide around the catcher. Some slide through their teammate's…

How Did Shortstop Get The Name “Shortstop”? MLB How Did Shortstop Get The Name “Shortstop”? , Staff Writer 5:26pm, May 7

Nowadays, baseball positions and roles can leave your brain a tangled mess. MLB teams have specified their rosters so much…