Monthly Archives: August 2014

What’s Up With This Bizarre Major League Baseball Play? – Mashable

What's Up With This Bizarre Major League Baseball Play?MashableIn a Major League Baseball game on Friday night, the Dodgers pulled one of the most bizarre-looking strategic moves you'll see. Just look at the screenshot, above. What is going on there?

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When Giants talk, Major League Baseball listens – San Jose Mercury News

When Giants talk, Major League Baseball listensSan Jose Mercury NewsSAN FRANCISCO — On the night the Giants filed a protest over their rained-out game at Wrigley Field, former sports executive Andy Dolich joked about whether the decision would come faster

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Twitter a fact of life in Major League Baseball – Chicago Tribune

Twitter a fact of life in Major League BaseballChicago TribuneTwo days later, Soler was retweeting the official Twitter account of Major League Baseball, which sent out a video clip of his center-field home run on the first swing of his

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John McGrath’s Major League Baseball rankings – The Olympian

John McGrath's Major League Baseball rankingsThe OlympianSan Francisco Giants (11): Yusmeiro Petit's MLB record of retiring 46 consecutive batters covered seven relief appearances and one start. 12. Atlanta Braves (12): Mike Minor, who pitched himself out of the rotation in

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Even After Jacke Robinson West Success Major League Baseball Will Still Not … – Forbes

Even After Jacke Robinson West Success Major League Baseball Will Still Not …ForbesThat was 1947. My food analogy is this: “The gastronomy of baseball is better when the diet includes both fruits and vegetables.” There was a time since then

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Could women play major league baseball? Sure. Right now, though, the deck is … – NBCSports.com

Could women play major league baseball? Sure. Right now, though, the deck is …NBCSports.comA couple of years ago when Pat Borzi of the now-defunct espnW wrote a story about women playing professional baseball, he spoke with nine current MLB scouts,

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MLB replay begins slow stroll toward postseason – The State

The State MLB replay begins slow stroll toward postseasonThe StateADVANCE FOR WEEKEND EDITIONS, AUG. 30-31 – In this May 2, 2014, file photo, umpires CB Bucknor, left, and Dale Scott, right, listen during a replay review in the first inning

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MLB Must Change September Call-Up Rules to Be Fair to All 30 Teams – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report MLB Must Change September Call-Up Rules to Be Fair to All 30 TeamsBleacher ReportThe final month of Major League Baseball's regular season is just around the corner. For many teams, that means help is on the way. Starting

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Major League Baseball denies the Rays protest from Saturday’s game – NBCSports.com

Major League Baseball denies the Rays protest from Saturday's gameNBCSports.comNo reason was given, in all likelihood, because there is no reason for the ruling other than a lack of desire on Major League Baseball's part to not overturn an umpire's

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Baseball Capsules – The State

News & Observer Baseball CapsulesThe StateThe left-hander reached that figure in 81 major league starts — Walsh made 312 for the White Sox from 1904-1916. Sale allowed three runs and six hits. Jake Petricka pitched the ninth for his 10th

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