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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 , Editor 10:37am, July 4

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

‘Field of Dreams’ Movie Site to Host 2020 MLB Game MLB ‘Field of Dreams’ Movie Site to Host 2020 MLB Game , Editor 5:45pm, July 1

"If you build it, they will come." If you've ever watched the 1989 movie 'Field of Dreams' and NOT bawled…

Bryce Harper & Wife Announce Baby No. 2 On The Way MLB Bryce Harper & Wife Announce Baby No. 2 On The Way , Staff Writer 10:49am, June 23

Since Bryce Harper was 16 years old, the spotlight has been on him. The teenager appeared on the cover of…

Gary Sheffield Charges Pitcher After Pickoff, Wild Brawl Ensues MLB Gary Sheffield Charges Pitcher After Pickoff, Wild Brawl Ensues , Staff Writer 5:30pm, June 19

Fights take place everywhere on the baseball diamond. The normal procedure looks like when Nyjer Morgan memorably charged Chris Volstad…

Griffeys Make Father-Son History, Slug Back-to-Back Home Runs MLB Griffeys Make Father-Son History, Slug Back-to-Back Home Runs , Editor 12:27pm, June 17

You never want to be that guy who allows back-to-back home runs. You especially don't want to the one who…

Sammy Sosa Breaks Apartment Window With Walk-Off Blast MLB Sammy Sosa Breaks Apartment Window With Walk-Off Blast , Senior Writer 12:02pm, June 12

Before Sammy Sosa was a household name in Major League Baseball, becoming famous for the historic home run chase with…

That Time Dock Ellis Threw a No-Hitter on LSD MLB That Time Dock Ellis Threw a No-Hitter on LSD , Staff Writer 11:15am, June 12

Baseball is facing a clash between the old and the new. The 60-something-year-olds want to preserve baseball's unwritten rules and…

Mark McGwire Cheated. What Happened to Him After Baseball? MLB Mark McGwire Cheated. What Happened to Him After Baseball? , Staff Writer 5:45pm, June 11

Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa, Barry Bonds and the rest of the behemoths of the Steroid Era helped save baseball. Whether…

Sammy Sosa’s Corked Bat Stained His Image Forever MLB Sammy Sosa’s Corked Bat Stained His Image Forever , Senior Writer 12:04pm, June 10

Chicago Cubs outfielder Sammy Sosa was the hero Major League Baseball needed. Without him clobbering home runs into the Wrigley…

Yankees Fan Eats Reporter’s Cold Pork Chop on Live TV MLB Yankees Fan Eats Reporter’s Cold Pork Chop on Live TV , Senior Writer 5:45pm, June 8

At Major League Baseball games, a fan’s life can change in the blink of an eye. Most of the time…

Tim Tebow Survives First Wave of Minor League Baseball’s Mass Firings Florida Tim Tebow Survives First Wave of Minor League Baseball’s Mass Firings , Staff Writer 2:16pm, May 29

I played high school baseball with someone who is currently on the New York Mets 40-man roster. To many minor…

Derek Jeter’s Net Worth: “The Captain” Lives Large in Retirement MLB Derek Jeter’s Net Worth: “The Captain” Lives Large in Retirement , The League 10:45am, May 29

Even though he was a little early to the party for Major League Baseball players earning insane salaries, Derek Jeter…

Aaron Judge’s Girlfriend During DUI Arrest: “Do You Know Who My Boyfriend Is?” MLB Aaron Judge’s Girlfriend During DUI Arrest: “Do You Know Who My Boyfriend Is?” , Staff Writer 1:30pm, May 23

New York Yankees players are famous for their dating histories. Derek Jeter's list of past girlfriends could field an entire…

Home Plate Collision Triggers Heated Rivalry Brawl MLB Home Plate Collision Triggers Heated Rivalry Brawl , Senior Writer 5:14pm, May 20

The Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox do not like each other. The two Major League Baseball teams in the…

Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ College Baseball Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ , Editor 5:00pm, May 19

Growing up, you probably played either softball or baseball in your town's youth leagues. Heck, even as adults you've likely…

How Did Shortstop Get The Name “Shortstop”? MLB How Did Shortstop Get The Name “Shortstop”? , Staff Writer 4:06pm, May 18

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

MLB Umpires Take 30% Pay Cut, But They’re Still Rolling in Money MLB MLB Umpires Take 30% Pay Cut, But They’re Still Rolling in Money , Staff Writer 3:40pm, May 18

Working as a Major League Baseball umpire sounds like one of the worst jobs in the world. No job in…

“Chicks Dig The Long Ball” Remains Baseball’s Best Commercial MLB “Chicks Dig The Long Ball” Remains Baseball’s Best Commercial , Senior Writer 4:32pm, May 8

In baseball, nothing brings fans together quite like the home run. Sure, people might love crazy triple plays, eating sunflower…

Aaron Judge’s Girlfriend During DUI Arrest: “Do You Know Who My Boyfriend Is?” MLB Aaron Judge’s Girlfriend During DUI Arrest: “Do You Know Who My Boyfriend Is?” , Staff Writer 1:30pm, May 23

New York Yankees players are famous for their dating histories. Derek Jeter's list of past girlfriends could field an entire…

That Time Dock Ellis Threw a No-Hitter on LSD MLB That Time Dock Ellis Threw a No-Hitter on LSD , Staff Writer 11:15am, June 12

Baseball is facing a clash between the old and the new. The 60-something-year-olds want to preserve baseball's unwritten rules and…

Barry Bonds’ Before and After Photos Tell His Entire Story MLB Barry Bonds’ Before and After Photos Tell His Entire Story , Editor 6:08pm, May 6

Barry Bonds changed Major League Baseball. When the Arizona State University product became the sixth overall pick of the 1985…

Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ College Baseball Softball vs. Baseball: 6 Differences Answering ‘Which Sport is Harder?’ , Editor 5:00pm, May 19

Growing up, you probably played either softball or baseball in your town's youth leagues. Heck, even as adults you've likely…

Bryce Harper & Wife Announce Baby No. 2 On The Way MLB Bryce Harper & Wife Announce Baby No. 2 On The Way , Staff Writer 10:49am, June 23

Since Bryce Harper was 16 years old, the spotlight has been on him. The teenager appeared on the cover of…

Mark McGwire Cheated. What Happened to Him After Baseball? MLB Mark McGwire Cheated. What Happened to Him After Baseball? , Staff Writer 5:45pm, June 11

Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa, Barry Bonds and the rest of the behemoths of the Steroid Era helped save baseball. Whether…

Home Plate Collision Triggers Heated Rivalry Brawl MLB Home Plate Collision Triggers Heated Rivalry Brawl , Senior Writer 5:14pm, May 20

The Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox do not like each other. The two Major League Baseball teams in the…

MLB Umpires Take 30% Pay Cut, But They’re Still Rolling in Money MLB MLB Umpires Take 30% Pay Cut, But They’re Still Rolling in Money , Staff Writer 3:40pm, May 18

Working as a Major League Baseball umpire sounds like one of the worst jobs in the world. No job in…

How Did Shortstop Get The Name “Shortstop”? MLB How Did Shortstop Get The Name “Shortstop”? , Staff Writer 4:06pm, May 18

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

“Chicks Dig The Long Ball” Remains Baseball’s Best Commercial MLB “Chicks Dig The Long Ball” Remains Baseball’s Best Commercial , Senior Writer 4:32pm, May 8

In baseball, nothing brings fans together quite like the home run. Sure, people might love crazy triple plays, eating sunflower…

Infamous Braves-Padres Brawls Started Ugly and Went Out of Control MLB Infamous Braves-Padres Brawls Started Ugly and Went Out of Control , Senior Writer 4:02pm, May 8

Give a baseball player a pitch he can hit, and he’ll try to launch it a mile. Brush him off…

Derek Jeter’s Net Worth: “The Captain” Lives Large in Retirement MLB Derek Jeter’s Net Worth: “The Captain” Lives Large in Retirement , The League 10:45am, May 29

Even though he was a little early to the party for Major League Baseball players earning insane salaries, Derek Jeter…

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 , Editor 10:37am, July 4

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

‘Field of Dreams’ Movie Site to Host 2020 MLB Game MLB ‘Field of Dreams’ Movie Site to Host 2020 MLB Game , Editor 5:45pm, July 1

"If you build it, they will come." If you've ever watched the 1989 movie 'Field of Dreams' and NOT bawled…