It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.
NEW YORK (AP) — A ninth-inning throwing error by pitcher Brad Boxberger gave the New York Yankees their second straight walk-off win against the Tampa Bay Rays, 3-2 on Saturday. Steven Souza Jr. tied the […]
Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
NEW YORK (AP) — Injured closer Andrew Miller threw 30 pitches in a bullpen session and could soon return to the New York Yankees. Miller has not pitched in a game since June 9 because […]
BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox have bolstered their bullpen by recalling right-hander Steven Wright from Triple-A Pawtucket on Saturday. To make room, they optioned Friday’s loser Noe Ramirez to Pawtucket. The 30-year old Wright […]
By: Ken Powtak Associated Press BOSTON (AP) First baseman Mike Napoli allowed Preston Tucker’s hard grounder to bounce past him for an error, and Carlos Correa followed with a tiebreaking single in a four-run 10th […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York Mets radio play-by-play man Howie Rose is back in New York and doing fine, after an episode on the team’s coast-to-coast flight in which he passed out from dehydration […]
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have activated right fielder Shane Victorino from the 15-day disabled list before Friday’s game against Houston. The 34-year old Victorino was placed on the DL on May 24 […]
The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.
TORONTO (AP) — David Ortiz and Hanley Ramirez had consecutive homers in an eight-run first inning, Xander Bogaerts had four hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 12-6 on Thursday night. […]