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  • Texas Rangers: Adrian Beltre launches a homer from one knee against Oakland

    Texas Rangers: Adrian Beltre launches a homer from one knee against Oakland

    While Prince Fielder is the big money player in the Texas Rangers lineup, the most popular player on the team has to be veteran Adrian Beltre. The 36-year-old third baseman plays harder than almost anyone in baseball, and a couple of his at-bats this season proves this fact. In the team’s first win...
  • Calgary Flames

    Flames advance to the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs

    For the first time since the 2008-09 National Hockey League season, the Calgary Flames are in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. On Thursday night at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, the Flames defeated the Los Angeles Kings 3-1 to secure their first postseason berth in six seasons. With the Flames win...
  • Calgary Flames

    Four Flames draft picks in 2015 NCAA Frozen Four championship final

    According to the NCAA on Thursday, four Calgary Flames draft picks will play in the championship final of the 2015 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey National Championship (better known as the Frozen Four) at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. The Flames draft picks are Jon Gillies, John Gilmour and Mark...
  • Justin Masterson, Xander Bogaerts shine in Red Sox 6-2 victory over Phillies

    Justin Masterson, Xander Bogaerts shine in Red Sox 6-2 victory over Phillies

    The Boston Red Sox received six strong innings from starting pitcher Justin Masterson in a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night. Shortshop Xander Bogaerts ignited a six-run third inning with a three-run triple to help propel the Red Sox to their second victory of the young...
  • Texas Rangers home opener: What fans need to know before coming to game

    Texas Rangers home opener: What fans need to know before coming to game

    For the Texas Rangers, opening day at Globe Life Park in Arlington is here and the Rangers first game at home is against their division and in-state rivals, the Houston Astros. The game’s first pitch is at 3:05 p.m. CST and there is a lot of things that Dallas fans need to know before heading out to...
  • Edmonton Oilers

    Oilers draft pick participates in the Frozen Four

    According to the NCAA on Thursday, the Edmonton Oilers were represented at the 2015 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Championship in Boston, Massachusetts. The tournament is also better known as simply the Frozen Four. On the ice for the University of Nebraska-Omaha was center Tyler Vesel. The Oilers selected...
  • Texas Rangers: Delino DeShields gives ball from first MLB hit to his dad

    Texas Rangers: Delino DeShields gives ball from first MLB hit to his dad

    Delino DeShields was a surprise addition to the Texas Rangers roster heading into Opening Day, but the second generation star hoped to make his mark. DeShields had sat in the Houston Astros minor league system waiting for a chance and waited so long that he became eligible for the Rule 5 Draft and...
  • Texas Rangers: Ross Detwiler struggles in first start for Rangers

    Texas Rangers: Ross Detwiler struggles in first start for Rangers

    The Washington Nationals have what some call the best starting pitching staff in all of Major League Baseball. However, one thing that having five ace quality starters does is force other younger pitchers off the team. One of those pitchers was left hander Ross Detwiler, who ended up traded to the...
  • Texas Rangers: Derek Holland excited for home opener against Astros

    Texas Rangers: Derek Holland excited for home opener against Astros

    In 2015, the Texas Rangers expected Yu Darvish to be the ace pitcher on their staff. However, when Darvish fell and ended up undergoing Tommy John surgery, they turned to the next best thing – Derek Holland. However, Holland was also hurt and wouldn’t be back in time for the team’s Opening Day game...
  • Texas Rangers: Jeff Banister tinkers with rotation early in 2015 MLB season

    Texas Rangers: Jeff Banister tinkers with rotation early in 2015 MLB season

    Texas Rangers manager Jeff Banister is managing his first Major League baseball team after serving as an assistant in the Pittsburgh Pirates organization for many years. He is also showing up with an unorthodox style, combining the new sabermetrics with his own love for old-school managing technique...
  • Texas Rangers: Joey Gallo injury was so bad, it hurt to walk

    Texas Rangers: Joey Gallo injury was so bad, it hurt to walk

    When the Texas Rangers chose to send down third baseman Joey Gallo instead of opening the season with him on the Major League roster, it made sense but also was disappointing because Rangers fans want to see their top prospect playing at the big league level. However, with Adrian Beltre starting at...
  • Texas Rangers: Prince Fielder takes young pitcher under his wing

    Texas Rangers: Prince Fielder takes young pitcher under his wing

    When the Texas Rangers held on to beat the Oakland Athletics in the second game of the season, part of the heroics came late in the game when rookie relief pitcher Keone Kela found himself in a jam. He got a little pep talk from first baseman Prince Fielder and ended up working his way out of it...
  • Philadelphia Phillies: Jonathan Papelbon is Ric Flair 2.0

    Philadelphia Phillies: Jonathan Papelbon is Ric Flair 2.0

    The Philadelphia Phillies aren't who they used to be, by a long shot. Fans, who have been caricatured as eternally angry, are actually apathetic right now. However, one player has come to symbolize, even embrace their angst. His name is Jonathan Papelbon, who behaves like he's professional wrestler...
  • New York Mets won two of their first three to open the 2015 season

    New York Mets' bullpen turns Matt Harvey's gem into a nail-biter

    For all the good that came from the Mets' 6-3 road victory April 9 over the Washington Nationals, New York has to be concerned about the performance of its bullpen. Heading into the second series of the 2015 season, which opens April 10 in Atlanta against the red-hot Braves, there are question marks...
  • Golden State's Draymond Green calls Clippers 'cocky,' demands respect

    Golden State's Draymond Green calls Clippers 'cocky,' demands respect

    According to a Grantland article on Wednesday, Golden State’s Draymond Green has little respect for the Los Angeles Clippers and felt the need to call them out. “They have a cocky arrogance, like they’ve won something, and they haven’t done nothing,” said Green. “They pretty much been to the same...
  • Dallas Cowboys: Tony Romo makes pact with Duke freshman to win Super Bowl

    Dallas Cowboys: Tony Romo makes pact with Duke freshman to win Super Bowl

    Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is a diehard Duke Blue Devils fan. In a recent interview, he said that he is a Duke fan for the same reason that so many fans love the Cowboys. Where he grew up in Burlington, Wisconsin, he said there was no real local sports team to cheer for so he chose Duke...
  • A less than stellar effort on Fan Appreciation Night

    Anaheim Ducks lackadaisical in loss to Dallas Stars

    The 2014-15 NHL regular season is winding down. On Wednesday, April 8, 2015, the Anaheim Ducks were at home to face the Dallas Stars in what would be their final home game of the regular season. On what was billed as 'Fan Appreciation Night', a standing room only crowd of 17,252 packed Honda Center...
  • Philadelphia Phillies: Citizens Bank Park to channel Veterans Stadium in 2015

    Philadelphia Phillies: Citizens Bank Park to channel Veterans Stadium in 2015

    Citizens Bank Park is likely to resemble Veterans Stadium to a certain degree this season. Yes, the current Philadelphia Phillies' baseball paradise will be transported back through time in 2015. Obviously CBP doesn't physically resemble the Vet. Nor does the 11-plus-year-old baseball shrine find...
  • Wilin Rosario

    Rockies sweep Brewers with extra innings win

    According to ESPN on Wednesday, the Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 at Miller Park in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. With the win, the Rockies go to 3-0 and the Brewers drop to 0-3. The Rockies hero on Wednesday was pinch hitter Wilin Rosario. The Rockies backup catcher who was pinch hitting...
  • Minnesota Vikings 2015 draft preview; wide receivers

    Minnesota Vikings 2015 draft preview; wide receivers

    The Minnesota Vikings have made one change in their receiving group. They acquired Mike Wallace in a trade and released Greg Jennings. Wallace is an outside, downfield threat that should excel in Norv Turner’s offensive scheme. He fits the mold better than any receiver on the roster. The other...
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