Joe Maddon, from Hazelton, Pennsylvania is now the former manager of the Tampa Bay Rays, sources reported early Friday afternoon. Maddon unexpectedly opted out of his contract with the Rays to explore other management opportunities for the 2015 season, according to his agent Alan Nero. Maddon is the second asset to depart the Rays over the past few weeks, as the team lost … [Read more...] about Joe Maddon Opts Out of Contract, Leaves Tampa Bay Rays
If Major League Baseball decided to add a few more teams to the American and National Leagues; what cities or areas deserve them the most? Here is a list that many argue deserve a Pro team let alone an MLB team; Las Vegas, NV - an MLB team in Vegas? Is that cool or what? Salt Lake City , UT – their only claim to fame is the “Real Salt Lake” MLS soccer team. Birmingham, … [Read more...] about What City Deserves A MLB Team The Most?
By Parker Jones If you follow the Chicago Cubs, you know that a World Series will have to wait—yet again. Heading into Sunday, the Cubs were 52-64 and a whopping 18 games back in the National League Central Division. Plagued by injuries and underperforming players, the club is left with many dangling questions as it fades into the 2013 sunset and looks for hope next … [Read more...] about The 5 Biggest Questions Facing the Chicago Cubs
Journeyman Philip Humber became the 21st Major League Baseball pitcher to throw a perfect game when the Chicago White Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 at Safeco Field in Seattle on Apr. 21. It was the first perfect game in the majors since Roy Halladay of the Philadelphia Phillies pitched one in May 2010 against the Florida Marlins. The perfect game was the third ever by a … [Read more...] about Chicago White Sox’s Philip Humber Pitches Perfect Game
Biggie vs. 2pac, Lindsay Lohan vs. Hillary Duff, Bill O’Reilly vs. Keith Olbermann- verbal feuds are fun. And the biggest one of the 2011 MLB season is in full swing. The wheelhouse of this feud began with the Florida Marlins Scott Cousins putting a big, but legal hit on San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey. It knocked the star catcher out for the season, and Cousins … [Read more...] about Buster Posey Releases Statement on Collision, Giants on Sabean