The Oakland Athletics received some terrible news on Wednesday which affected the potential building of a new stadium for the franchise. The governing board of the community college that owns the intended building site ordered discussions between the two sides be stopped. Laney College in Oakland, Calif. was announced as the Athletics preferred site for […]
Dodgers’ MLB-record streak stopped by Braves
Yoan Moncada is scorching hot at the plate, building his case for a call-up. Yoan Moncada entered the season at or near the top of everyone’s list of top MLB prospects, so he should be well known to most of you. Moncada was the centerpiece prospect in the Chris Sale trade, an upper-tier middle-infield talent […]
Longtime Detroit Tigers owner Mike Ilitch has died at age 87. (AP) Mike Ilitch, the former minor-league baseball player and U.S. Marine turned billionaire businessman and owner of the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings, died Friday at the age of 87. The legacy Ilitch leaves behind is extraordinary in measure. He rose from humble beginnings […]
After Dodgers rookie Kenta Maeda was struck in the right wrist by a line drive, he rose to his feet, stepped back on the mound and stayed in the game. He lasted five innings and allowed just two hits and two walks, earning the victory in Los Angeles’ 9-1 win at New York.