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  • Around the MLB... August 17

    Around the MLB... August 17

    The San Diego Padres will be having a special night on Saturday when they host the Washington Nationals at Petco Park. The Padres are having a Filipino Heritage Night as 750 fans are receiving a commemorative hat with the Philippines flag on the side. The Padres currently have one player of Filipino...
  • Xander Bogaerts 

    Around the MLB...August 16

    The Boston Red Sox will be honouring their past and present in the month of September. The team has announced that they will be giving away a Dennis Eckersley hat in their game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Sept. 4 and a Xander Bogaerts gnome on Sept. 13 against the Oakland Athletics. Eckersley...
  • Neil Walker 

    Mets trade Neil Walker to Brewers

    On Saturday, the New York Mets traded second baseman Neil Walker to the Milwaukee Brewers with cash for a player to be named later. Walker cleared waivers last week in order for this trade to become possible.  Walker had an impact in his Brewers debut on Sunday. He recorded two singles and scored...
  • Andrew Benintendi 

    Benintendi has memorable game for the Red Sox

    For the second time in his Major League Baseball career, Boston Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi of Cincinnati, OH notched two home runs and six runs batted in during a single game. Benintendi put up those impressive statistics in the Red Sox 10-5 win over the New York Yankees at Yankee...
  • Aaron Hicks 

    Hicks providing stability for the Yankees in leadoff spot

    New York Yankees centerfielder Aaron Hicks of San Pedro, CA is having a breakout season. After beginning his Major League Baseball career with the Minnesota Twins where he only batted .225 over three seasons in 819 at bats, Hicks is providing offensive stability for the Yankees in 2017 as the club...
  • Dexter Fowler 

    Fowler hits first grand slam with the Cardinals

    Centerfielder Dexter Fowler hit his first grand slam as a member of the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday. The four run home run came in the seventh inning off of Royals relief pitcher Neftali Feliz in an 8-6 Cardinals win over the Kansas City Royals at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Mo.  Fowler's home...
  • Jay Bruce 

    Mets trade Bruce to Indians

    The New York Mets traded outfielder Jay Bruce to the Cleveland Indians for a prospect on Wednesday. The prospect is right handed pitcher Ryder Ryan of Huntersville, Texas.  A three-time all-star, Bruce batted .256 with 29 home runs and 75 runs batted in during the 2017 Major League Baseball season...
  • Bay Bridge Series trophy is long overdue for A's and Giants, for these 4 reasons

    Bay Bridge Series trophy is long overdue for A's and Giants, for these 4 reasons

    Back in 1989, the Oakland Athletics and San Francisco Giants faced off in the World Series, an event quickly labeled as the "Bay Bridge Series." The name stuck for any games played between the two teams in the regular season since Major League Baseball began inter-league play in 1997. Now, the teams...
  • Yadier Molina 

    Molina hits memorable grand slam for Cardinals

    St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina of Bayamon, Puerto Rico hit a memorable grand slam on Wednesday. Just moments after a cat ran on to the field at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Miss., Molina hit a grand slam in a 8-5 Cardinals win over the Kansas City Royals in the interleague battle of...
  • The 5 best and 5 worst player nicknames announced by the Oakland A's for MLB Players Weekend

    The 5 best and 5 worst player nicknames announced by the Oakland A's for MLB Players Weekend

    From Aug. 25 to 27 this season, Major League Baseball is hosting the first-ever Players Weekend, an attempt to connect younger fans with players in a more intimate way. According to an MLB announcement today, it is a player-focused event that will include colorful, non-traditional uniforms featuring...
  • Brandon Kintzler 

    Kintzler has an early impact with the Nationals

    Brandon Kintzler of Las Vegas, Nev. is not the Washington Nationals closer yet, but soon could be. Since being acquired from the Minnesota Twins on July 31 for pitching prospect Tyler Watson, Kintzler has pitched very well in Washington's bullpen.  In three appearances, Kintzler has pitched three...
  • Aaron Judge 

    Judge becomes 11th rookie in MLB history to hit 35 home runs

    Aaron Judge of Linden, Calif. is continuing his excellent rookie season for the New York Yankees. On Sunday, Judge became the 11th rookie in Major League Baseball history to hit 35 home runs in a season as the Yankees hammered the Cleveland Indians 8-1 at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio.  Judge...
  • Yonder Alonso

    Athletics trade Alonso to Mariners

    The Oakland Athletics traded first baseman Yonder Alonso of La Habana, Cuba to the Seattle Mariners for outfielder Boog Powell of Irvine, Calif. on Sunday. The Athletics and Mariners were able to make the deal because Alonso cleared waivers.   Alonso was an all-star with the Athletics in 2017. It...
  • Davies pitching effectively lately for the Brewers

    Davies pitching effectively lately for the Brewers

    Zach Davies, of Puyallup, Wash, .has been pitching very effectively for the Milwaukee Brewers over the last four starts. In his last 28.6666 innings pitched, Davies has only given up three earned runs. During this stretch, he has seen his earned run average drop from a poor 5.08 to a much more...
  • Alex Avila 

    Avila hits first home run with the Cubs

    Alex Avila's first hit with the Chicago Cubs on Saturday was a home run. It came in a key Cubs' 7-4 win over the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.   Avila, a native of Hialeah, Florida, was acquired by the Cubs from the Detroit Tigers at the trade deadline with pitcher...
  • Chase Headley 

    Headley hits key home run for the Yankees

    Chase Headley of Fountain, Colorado may not be hitting with a lot of power for the New York Yankees this season. When you play the defensive positions of first base and third base, it is fair to say that Yankees Nation may have the right to be disappointed that Headley only has six home runs for the...
  • Woodruff impressive in MLB debut as Brewers pitcher

    Woodruff impressive in MLB debut as Brewers pitcher

    Brandon Woodruff of Tupelo, Mississippi was very impressive for the Milwaukee Brewers in his Major League Baseball debut on Friday. Woodruff pitched six and a third shutout innings in the Brewers' 2-0 win over the Tampa Bay Rays.  A 24-year-old right-handed pitcher from Mississippi State, Woodruff...
  • Daniel Murphy 

    Murphy swinging with power for the Nationals

    There is no question that Washington Nationals second baseman Daniel Murphy is having a fine regular season in 2017. The native of Jacksonville, Florida represented the National League in his third career Major League Baseball All-Star Game in July, and is becoming an instrumental reason why the...
  • Jaime Garcia 

    Garcia struggles in Yankees debut

    Jaime Garcia of Reynosa, Mexico struggled in his New York Yankees debut on Friday from Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio. Garcia gave up five earned runs in four and two thirds innings in a 7-2 Cleveland Indians win over New York.  Garcia saw his season earned run average rise to 4.49. He has now...
  • Corey Kluber 

    Kluber is the hottest pitcher in the American League

    One can argue that Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians is the hottest pitcher in the American League. In his last 86.3333 innings of work, Kluber, who is a right handed pitcher from Birmingham, Alabama has only given up 17 earned runs.  On Thursday, Kluber was masterful in a complete game victory...
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