The San Diego Padres won the MLB offseason. Unfortunately, it only matters when you win during the actual season and they’re struggling to do just that. After dominating offseason headlines with the acquisition of James Shields, Will Myers, Craig Kimbrel, Derek Norris, Justin Upton, Melvin Upton and a few other key players, many were predicting
Glen Perkins might be an MLB veteran but he’s receiving a ruthless reminder of how unforgiving the sports world can be.
The Marlins got some revenge on the Nationals when the visitors took batting practice Wednesday. Usually, there would be music blaring throughout the stadium. But this time, fart noises were blasted out of the speakers at Marlins Park while Washington attempted to take BP. Went back through BP tape and found the fart noise during
If you’re a Rockies fan and happened to be watching “Jeopardy” Wednesday night, one question might’ve made you shut your television off and go to bed. Tuesday, in a deal no one saw coming, Rockies star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki was traded to the Blue Jays for Jose Reyes and pitching prospects. This made things pretty
As amazing as they are, we see diving catches and robbed home runs nearly every day. What Alcides Escobar and Omar Infante did Tuesday, though, threw something a little different into the day’s highlight reel. The Royals middle infielders combined for a spectacular play on a grounder by Indians catcher Roberto Perez. Infante ran to
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Shane Victorino struggled with injuries throughout most of his tenure with the Red Sox, but he still was a huge contributor when it mattered most. Boston traded the “Flyin’ Hawaiian” to the Angels on Monday for infielder Josh Rutledge. During his press conference, an understandably emotional Victorino broke down in tears when talking about his
The baseball world was alerted around 12:00 AM EST that Troy Tulowitzki had finally been traded. After being the subject of intense trade rumors over the last few years, the Rockies shortstop was leaving the only team he’s played for. Although no one was surprised that he finally got dealt, everyone was stunned where he
Mark Teixeira is having a great season and his team’s in first place, but you wouldn’t know that by watching him Monday night. The Yankees first baseman had a frustrating time at the plate. In the second inning, he hit a shot to center field but was robbed of a homer by Leonys Martin. When
Will Ferrell’s amazing 10-team spring training day back in March has produced some amazing things. There was Ferrell’s incredible Baseball Reference page that dryly detailed the actor’s long and trade-filled day. There were these 10 trading cards that Topps put together to honor Ferrell’s baseball journey: However, the best is yet to come. Ferrell’s MLB
If you can’t beat them (or get a hit off of them), trade for them. That’s apparently the motto for Cubs fans right now after Cole Hamels recorded his first career no-hitter at Wrigley Field on Saturday. In what might’ve been Hamels’ final start as a Phillie with the trade deadline one week away, the
Joe Maddon felt it was necessary to wear some protective gear to a press conference Friday. Before the Cubs’ game against the Phillies, two media members apparently got into somewhat of a spat. Maddon, easing the supposed tension a bit, joked about the situation by wearing a catcher’s mask to the press conference. Joe Maddon