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Craig Biggio, John Smoltz, Randy Johnson And Pedro Martinez Enshrined In Basebal

Craig Biggio, John Smoltz, Randy Johnson And Pedro Martinez Enshrined In Baseball Hall of Fame

The Class of 2015 -- John Smoltz, Craig Biggio, Pedro Martinez and Randy Johnson -- were enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame...

Jul 27 2015, 7:00am CDT

Todd Frazier Wins 2015 MLB Home Run Derby

Todd Frazier Wins 2015 MLB Home Run Derby

Cincinnati Reds third baseman Todd Frazier beat Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson, 15-14, in the final round of the 2...

Jul 14 2015, 1:01am CDT

108-Year-Old Evelyn Jones Throws Out First Pitch At Seattle Mariners Game

108-Year-Old Evelyn Jones Throws Out First Pitch At Seattle Mariners Game

One-hundred-eight-year-old Seattle Mariners fan Evelyn Jones made history by being the oldest person to throw the ceremonial fi...

Jul 13 2015, 1:16am CDT

Jon Lester Records 1st Career Hit Against St. Louis Cardinals

Jon Lester Records 1st Career Hit Against St. Louis Cardinals

Chicago Cubs pitcher Jon Lester broke the longest hitless streak to begin an MLB career when he recorded his first hit off of...

Jul 7 2015, 12:23am CDT

4 Los Angeles Dodgers Players Selected To Play In 2015 MLB All-Star Game

4 Los Angeles Dodgers Players Selected To Play In 2015 MLB All-Star Game

Four Los Angeles Dodgers players -- Adrian Gonzalez, Yasmani Grandal, Joc Pederson and Zack Greinke -- were selected to the 201...

Jul 6 2015, 9:08pm CDT

Bryce Harper Shatters National League MLB All-Star Voting Record

Bryce Harper Shatters National League MLB All-Star Voting Record

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper shattered the National League MLB All-Star voting record when he garnered 13,964,9...

Jul 6 2015, 7:07pm CDT

Alex Rodriguez Gets Milestone Ball After Yankees Conflict Ends

Alex Rodriguez Gets Milestone Ball After Yankees Conflict Ends

Alex Rodriguez was recently presented with a token ball in honor of the coming to a halt of his row with the Yankees....

Jul 4 2015, 7:27am CDT

Ohio State Buckeyes Band To Perform NFL Pregame Show In London

Ohio State Buckeyes Band To Perform NFL Pregame Show In London

The Ohio State University Marching Band will perform a pregame show prior to the Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Buffalo Bills game in...

Jul 2 2015, 9:43pm CDT

Bobby Bonilla Getting Paid $1.19M Annually By New York Mets Despite Retiring In

Bobby Bonilla Getting Paid $1.19M Annually By New York Mets Despite Retiring In 2001

Former New York Mets player Bobby Bonilla is getting paid $1.19 million every July 1 until 2035 by the team. The Mets made the...

Jul 1 2015, 8:52pm CDT

Bill Hudson Cuts Ties with Oliver and Kate Hudson

Bill Hudson Cuts Ties with Oliver and Kate Hudson

I no longer recognize Oliver and Kate as my own. They are no longer a part of my life, says ex-husband of Goldie Hawn and fathe...

Jun 28 2015, 9:10pm CDT

Stephen Strasburg Activated From Washington Nationals' Disabled List

Stephen Strasburg Activated From Washington Nationals' Disabled List

The Washington Nationals are set to activate starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg for their June 23 game against the Atlanta Brav...

Jun 23 2015, 8:36pm CDT

Pete Rose Bet On Baseball As A Player in 1986 Per ESPN

Pete Rose Bet On Baseball As A Player in 1986 Per ESPN

Baseball legend and all-time hits leader Pete Rose allegedly bet on baseball as a player in 1986 based on a notebook obtained b...

Jun 22 2015, 9:56pm CDT

A-Rod One Hit Away from 3,000

A-Rod One Hit Away from 3,000

The controversial Yankees hitter keeps notching off accomplishments....

Jun 19 2015, 6:43am CDT

Ned Yost On KC Royals Leading MLB All-Star Game Voting: 'If You Don't Like It, G

Ned Yost On KC Royals Leading MLB All-Star Game Voting: 'If You Don't Like It, Go Out There and Vote'

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost told USA TODAY's Bob Nightengale on June 15 that if fans aren't happy with his te...

Jun 15 2015, 9:27pm CDT

87 Percent Of Americans Unaware Of Their Selection in MLB Draft

87 Percent Of Americans Unaware Of Their Selection in MLB Draft

A University of Iowa Study (via The Onion) reveals 87 percent of Americans are unaware they were selected in the latter rounds...

Jun 10 2015, 10:28pm CDT

Washington Nationals Select Mariano Rivera III in 2015 MLB Draft

Washington Nationals Select Mariano Rivera III in 2015 MLB Draft

The Washington Nationals selected Mariano Rivera III, son of the legendary New York Yankees closer, as the 134th overall pick o...

Jun 9 2015, 11:41pm CDT

Kansas City Royals On Pace To Send Record 7 Starters to 2015 MLB All-Star Game

Kansas City Royals On Pace To Send Record 7 Starters to 2015 MLB All-Star Game

The Kansas City Royals are on pace to send a record seven starters to the 2015 MLB All-Star Game in Cincinnati, Oh. on July 14....

Jun 8 2015, 10:11pm CDT

Cleveland Indians Shave Heads To Support MIke Aviles' Daughter with Leukemia

Cleveland Indians Shave Heads To Support MIke Aviles' Daughter with Leukemia

The Cleveland Indians have shaved their heads as a show of support for shortstop Mike Aviles' daughter, who is being treat...

May 27 2015, 10:33pm CDT

Bryce Harper Off to Record-Breaking Start

Bryce Harper Off to Record-Breaking Start

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper is on pace for a record-breaking season....

May 27 2015, 12:19am CDT

Is There Going to be a Gilmore Girls Reunion?

Is There Going to be a Gilmore Girls Reunion?

One of the primary actors hints that fans could return to the show....

May 22 2015, 12:30pm CDT

Children Losing Interest In Baseball Per Wall Street Journal

Children Losing Interest In Baseball Per Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal reported on May 20 children are losing interest in the sport of baseball....

May 20 2015, 9:57pm CDT

63-Year-Old Philadelphia Phillies Fan Calls Home Run Thief 'A Dog'

63-Year-Old Philadelphia Phillies Fan Calls Home Run Thief 'A Dog'

Joyce Murphy Kiner, a 63-year-old Philadelphia Phillies fan, who attempted to catch a home-run ball in the stands during a game...

May 19 2015, 8:44pm CDT

Miami Marlins Fire Manager Mike Redmond

Miami Marlins Fire Manager Mike Redmond

The Miami Marlins dismissed manager Mike Redmond after the team lost to the Atlanta Braves, 6-0, on May 17. The Marlins are 16-...

May 17 2015, 8:21pm CDT

St. Louis Cardinals Lose Matt Holliday to Elbow Contusion Vs. Cleveland Indians

St. Louis Cardinals Lose Matt Holliday to Elbow Contusion Vs. Cleveland Indians

The St. Louis Cardinals lost left fielder Matt Holliday to a left-elbow contusion in the second inning of their game against th...

May 13 2015, 11:16pm CDT

Los Angeles Dodgers To Miss Yasiel Puig For Several Weeks Due to Strained Ham

Los Angeles Dodgers To Miss Yasiel Puig For Several Weeks Due to Strained Hamstring

The Los Angeles Dodgers will miss the services of outfielder Yasiel Puig for "at least a couple weeks" due to a strai...

May 13 2015, 9:48pm CDT

Yogi Berra Receives World Series Rings and Replica MVP Awards On 90th Birthday

Yogi Berra Receives World Series Rings and Replica MVP Awards On 90th Birthday

Legendary New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra celebrated his 90th birthday on May 12. Major League Baseball gave him a full set...

May 13 2015, 12:30am CDT

New Orleans Pelicans Fire Coach Monty Williams

New Orleans Pelicans Fire Coach Monty Williams

The New Orleans Pelicans fired head coach Monty Williams on May 12....

May 12 2015, 7:18pm CDT

Baltimore Orioles Return to Oriole Park at Camden Yards On 'Re-Opening Day'

Baltimore Orioles Return to Oriole Park at Camden Yards On 'Re-Opening Day'

The Baltimore Orioles returned to Oriole Park at Camden Yards for a game against the visiting Toronto Blue Jays on May 11. It&#...

May 12 2015, 1:05am CDT

Alex Rodriguez Surpasses Willie Mays With 661st Home Run

Alex Rodriguez Surpasses Willie Mays With 661st Home Run

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez surpassed Willie Mays with his 661st career home run in the third inning agai...

May 7 2015, 9:47pm CDT

Bob Uecker Gets Locked in Radio Booth

Bob Uecker Gets Locked in Radio Booth

Bob Uecker and associates locked in Radio Booth during game as door handle breaks!...

May 7 2015, 12:11pm CDT

Washington Nationals Beat Miami Marlins 7-5 Behind Bryce Harper's 3 Home Runs

Washington Nationals Beat Miami Marlins 7-5 Behind Bryce Harper's 3 Home Runs

The Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins, 7-5, behind outfielder Bryce Harper's three home runs on May 6....

May 6 2015, 11:04pm CDT

Milwaukee Brewers Hire Craig Counsell As New Manager

Milwaukee Brewers Hire Craig Counsell As New Manager

The Milwaukee Brewers hired one of their former players, Craig Counsell, to be their new manager on May 4. The team fired forme...

May 4 2015, 6:29pm CDT

Milwaukee Brewers Dismiss Ron Roenicke After 7-18 Start

Milwaukee Brewers Dismiss Ron Roenicke After 7-18 Start

The Milwaukee Brewers fired manager Ron Roenicke on May 3 after a 7-18 start to the 2015 MLB season....

May 4 2015, 2:17am CDT

Alex Rodriguez Says He Hasn't Thought Much About $6M Home Run Bonus

Alex Rodriguez Says He Hasn't Thought Much About $6M Home Run Bonus

New York Yankees third baseman and designated hitter Alex Rodriguez told The New York Daily News on May 3 he hasn't though...

May 4 2015, 12:47am CDT

Baltimore Orioles Beat Chicago White Sox 8-2 In MLB's 1st Closed-Door Game

Baltimore Orioles Beat Chicago White Sox 8-2 In MLB's 1st Closed-Door Game

The Baltimore Orioles beat the Chicago White Sox, 8-2, in Major League Baseball's first closed-door regular season game on...

Apr 29 2015, 8:30pm CDT

Kirk Gibson Has Parkinson's Disease

Kirk Gibson Has Parkinson's Disease

Former MLB outfielder and Arizona Diamondbacks manager and current Detroit Tigers color commentator Kirk Gibson was diagnosed w...

Apr 28 2015, 5:52pm CDT

Baltimore Orioles Postpone Game Vs. Chicago White Sox Due to Freddie Gray Protes

Baltimore Orioles Postpone Game Vs. Chicago White Sox Due to Freddie Gray Protests

The Baltimore Orioles postponed their Monday night game against the visiting Chicago White Sox on April 27 due to the ongoing F...

Apr 27 2015, 9:51pm CDT

Texas Rangers Re-Acquire Josh Hamilton

Texas Rangers Re-Acquire Josh Hamilton

The Texas Rangers re-acquired outfielder Josh Hamilton from the Los Angeles Angels on April 27 for either cash considerations o...

Apr 27 2015, 6:22pm CDT

St. Louis Cardinals Could Be Without Adam Wainwright For Rest of Season

St. Louis Cardinals Could Be Without Adam Wainwright For Rest of Season

St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Adam Wainwright could be done for the season after sustaining a left Achilles injury durin...

Apr 26 2015, 10:34pm CDT

Kansas City Royals And Chicago White Sox Figure In Wild Brawl

Kansas City Royals And Chicago White Sox Figure In Wild Brawl

The Chicago White Sox and Kansas City Royals figured in a wild seventh-inning brawl after Chicago outfielder Adam Eaton and Kan...

Apr 24 2015, 12:11am CDT