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Friday, July 3, 2015

Baseball

Barry Bonds congratulates Alex Rodriguez on 3,000th hit

Your browser does not support iframes. Earlier this season, Alex Rodriguez passed Willie Mays for fourth on Major League Baseball’s all-time home run list with No. 661. On Friday, Rodriguez reached another milestone. In the first inning, Rodriguez came up to bat one hit shy of 3,000 for his career. On the first pitch he…Read More

Minor league team cancels racist white heritage night

A minor league baseball team on Friday decided to cancel a racist white heritage night they had planned after receiving some backlash. The Orem Owlz, a rookie ball affiliate of the LA Angels in the Pioneer League, planned to hold a “Caucasian Heritage Night” on Aug. 10, but they announced they were cancelling the event…Read More

This Gerrit Cole two-seam fastball had absurd movement (Video)

In softball they have a pitch called a riseball. This concept actually makes sense in the sport because the pitchers throw underhand and can direct the ball upwards. It’s much different for a baseball pitcher to get similar movement because they obviously throw overhand, but Gerrit Cole is trying to defy those conventions. In the…Read More

Report: Cardinals began hacking Astros in 2012

One of the things the FBI needs to determine with its investigation into the St. Louis Cardinals allegedly stealing information from the Houston Astros is when the hacking began. According to one report, this has been going on for years. The story first surfaced in June 2014, when the Astros’ internal trade talks were posted…Read More

Royals fans trying to scam MLB All-Star voting?

At the start of the week, Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout was the only player not on the Kansas City Royals roster who was the leader at his position in the 2015 MLB All-Star Game voting for the American League. Now that millions of votes have been scrubbed, that is likely to change….Read More

Pablo Sandoval benched for using Instagram during game

Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval is out of the lineup for Thursday night’s game against the Atlanta Braves, and that is likely a direct result of his decision to go on social media during Boston’s game the previous night. In the seventh inning of the Braves-Red Sox game on Wednesday night, Barstool Sports blogger…Read More

Jeff Luhnow: Cardinals hackers did not gain access using old passwords

Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow has not been able to say much about the hacking scandal that was allegedly orchestrated by members of the St. Louis Cardinals organization, but he did shoot down one popular theory on Thursday. In an interview with Ben Reiter of Sports Illustrated, Luhnow said it is “absolutely false” that…Read More

Angels marketing VP Robert Alvarado resigns after making idiotic comments

Los Angeles Angels vice president of marketing and ticket sales Robert Alvarado resigned on Wednesday after 14-plus seasons with the team. He basically forced himself out by making some idiotic comments about not being able to accommodate fans who don’t make much money. In a story that was published in the Orange County Register last…Read More

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