Monthly Archives: May 2014

Major League Baseball’s Beacon Award luncheon held, celebrates honorees – KPRC Houston

Astros.com Major League Baseball's Beacon Award luncheon held, celebrates honoreesKPRC HoustonAs baseball greats Henry Aaron and Frank Robinson stepped onto the stage, Major League Baseball's Beacon Award luncheon took on an elevated level of significance. They were two of the

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AL Capsules – The State

Boston.com AL CapsulesThe StateHOUSTON (AP) — Jonathan Villar broke an 0-for-26 slump with a go-ahead double in the seventh inning and Houston extended its winning streak to seven games with a victory over Baltimore in the annual Major League Baseball

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Astros hold top pick in next week’s draft – The State

ChicagoNow Astros hold top pick in next week's draftThe StatePhiladelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft gets underway next Thursday with the Houston Astros holding the top overall pick for the third straight year and fifth

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Major League Baseball Odds — Pittsburgh Pirates vs Los Angeles Dodgers – Pregame.com

SI.com Major League Baseball Odds — Pittsburgh Pirates vs Los Angeles DodgersPregame.comFriday night baseball and we will see the Pittsburgh Pirates take on the Los Angeles Dodgers in game 2 of their 4 game series from Dodger Stadium in Los

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Baseball celebrates giants with Civil Rights Game – MLB.com

MLB.com Baseball celebrates giants with Civil Rights GameMLB.comAnd that's what Major League Baseball is celebrating this week. Its eighth annual Civil Rights Game between the Orioles and Astros on Friday is the culmination of two days that are a celebration

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Cain, Royals take down Blue Jays – Sports Network

CTV News Cain, Royals take down Blue JaysSports NetworkThe left-hander has struck out six or more batters in a league-leading five straight games. "Vargas keeps you off-balance," Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said of Vargas. "If you're sitting on a

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Major League Baseball – Albany Times Union

Major League BaseballAlbany Times UnionFAVORITE, LINE, UNDERDOG, LINE. at St. Louis, -145, San, Francisco, +135. at Philadelphia, -130, New, York, +120. Atlanta, -140, at, Miami, +130. at Milwaukee, -155, Chicago, +145. at Los Angeles, -160, Pittsburgh, +150. Cincinnati, -115, at,

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Phillies clip Mets in 14 innings – Sports Network

Philly.com Phillies clip Mets in 14 inningsSports NetworkPhiladelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – Reid Brignac delivered an RBI single to the wall in left field in the bottom of the 14th inning to lift the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-5 win over

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Villar, Astros edge O’s – Sports Network

News & Observer Villar, Astros edge O'sSports NetworkEach team donned throwback Negro League uniforms as part of the festivities that saw boxer George Foreman throw out the ceremonial first pitch. Houston, which represented the Houston Eagles, wore white jerseys with

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MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AT THE MEMORIAL DAY BREAK – Havana Herald

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AT THE MEMORIAL DAY BREAKHavana HeraldNow comes Memorial Day and my annual look at the Major League Baseball season to date and my predictions of what might happen the rest of the campaign. We'll start with the

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