Despite your monolithic love for the Cardinals, no one was rooting for the Redbirds more than I was. Not only as a Yankees fan, but as a native New Yorker imbued with an epic allergy to all things New England, I am biologically skewed against the Red Sox.
The Cardinals and Red Sox are squaring off against one another yet again this year in the Fall Classic. While much of the spotlight will fall on marquis players like David Ortiz, a battle over a limited seven game sample such as this often boils down to X-Factors.
The New York Yankees are America’s team. Or are they? The Evil Empire just doesn’t feel so daunting anymore, winning just one title since the last year of the ’90s dynasty.
Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig says he plans to retire in January 2015. The 79-year-old Selig has repeatedly said since 2003 that his retirement was imminent, but Thursday marked the first time he issued a formal […]
Scott Wearne, a catcher for the Australian Baseball League’s Melbourne Aces, carries his talents off the diamond as well. He recently “bowled” a 7-10 split with a baseball, then knocked down th spare by throwing two more baseballs at […]
The PED crucible, which we hoped would be microscopic by now, just won’t go away. It’s turned into a twisted game show of “Name That Cheat.”
All-time hits leader, Reds legend and baseball pariah Pete Rose recently appeared on Pittsburgh’s 93.7 The Fan to discuss A-Rod, baseball sins and himself. Rose, of course, was in 1989 banished from baseball for life […]
The eyes of America are indeed on the Bronx these days where a certain slugger will make his home debut tonight at Yankee Stadium.
(Photo Credit: Marc Serota / Getty Images) What statement best describes how you feel about the Braves?
A look at the penalties agreed to by players and Major League Baseball on Monday in the Biogenesis drug case, along with their salaries lost: ___ Antonio Bastardo, left-handed pitcher, Philadelphia Phillies, 50 games: At times in […]