The Disappearing Art of the Knuckleball in MLB

When Shohei Ohtani threw a 101.1 mph fastball against the Tigers recently, he broke his own record for a starting pitcher in 2018. Earlier this season, the Angels’ pitcher had reached 101 mph on multiple occasions. Of course, Ohtani is just one of the latest in a long line of flame-throwing pitchers who have brought the heat to MLB. He […]

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It’s All in the Family

When the Giants called up Dereck Rodriquez, the son of Hall of Famer Pudge Rodriguez to its major league team, it was just the latest of father-son and even grandfather-father-son connections in major league baseball. Sure, the family name and heritage plays a role in all sports but when it happens in baseball, it brings back fond memories and marks the passage of […]

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Chief Wahoo Is Not Saying Goodbye

After decades of protests and apparently, years of behind the scenes negotiations, the Cleveland Indians and Major League Baseball have agreed on a solution to what many view as the offensive Chief Wahoo logo. The Tribe will stop wearing the logo on its uniforms and hats beginning in the year 2019. Cleveland fans have already […]

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Are the Montreal Expos About to be Reborn?

With the last MLB expansion occurring 20 years ago when The Arizona Diamondbacks and the Tampa By Devil Rays, some think the time is right for another city or two to be added to the illustrious roster of those that play host to an MLB team. Rob Manfred, who has served as the MLB Commissioner since […]

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Memorial Day Respect

Memorial Day is a time to honor the soldiers who fought and died for the country. The Atlanta Braves made a statement with their social media account over the holiday weekend when they shared a powerful image. The Atlanta Braves shared an image of a man holding an umbrella over a JROTC cadet. The cadet […]

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Mike Trout’s 2018 Season Needs More Hype

Are you putting all of your other plans on hold to watch Mike Trout play this season every time the Angels are playing a game on national TV or in your local market? Are you telling you family and friends to quit their jobs, rearrange their schedules, an do whatever it takes to watch the […]

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Good News for Seattle Mariner Fans in 2018

The Seattle Mariners have a new slogan for 2018 and it’s comprised of one four letter word — Good. with a capital G. It doesn’t get much shorter and sweeter than this word. Inspired by a video by Jocko Willink, a retired Navy SEAL, this slogan is aimed at the team itself, unlike team slogans of recent years that […]

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