Monthly Archives: April 2017

Major League Baseball roundup – Reuters

Reuters Major League Baseball roundupReutersApr 30, 2017; Washington, DC, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard (34) walks off the field after an apparent injury against the Washington Nationals in the second inning at Nationals Park. Mandatory Credit: Geoff

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Boog Powell made his Major League debut … without playing in the field or stepping to the plate – MLB.com

MLB.com Boog Powell made his Major League debut … without playing in the field or stepping to the plateMLB.comEvery baseball fan has likely dreamed of what their Major League debut would look like: A home run in the bottom of

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It’s taken more than a century but Major League Baseball finally has its first African player – Quartz

ABC2 News It's taken more than a century but Major League Baseball finally has its first African playerQuartzThis week, Gift Ngoepe made history as the first African to play in a Major League Baseball game. The 27-year-old played in the

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South African Baseball Player Gets First Major League Hit – Voice of America

Voice of America South African Baseball Player Gets First Major League HitVoice of AmericaGift Ngoepe of South Africa spent almost nine years playing baseball in the United States. He was in the minor leagues, the professional level below Major League

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Power Rankings: Tight race for No. 1 – ESPN

ESPN Power Rankings: Tight race for No. 1ESPN10, the reeling Blue Jays find themselves with baseball's worst record through three weeks. The Giants haven't been much better on the field (swept by the Rockies this weekend) or off it, with

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MLB remains only major pro sport in USA where players are shamed for playing better – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com MLB remains only major pro sport in USA where players are shamed for playing betterCBSSports.comBrewers slugger Eric Thames is off to a ridiculous start in his return from three stellar seasons in Korea. Heading into Thursday, Thames is hitting

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MLB Saturday scores, highlights, updates, news: Dodgers blast their way to comeback – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com MLB Saturday scores, highlights, updates, news: Dodgers blast their way to comebackCBSSports.comWelcome to another Major League Baseball Saturday. We've got six day games and seven night games in the books, with the Cincinnati Reds at St. Louis Cardinals and

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Is baseball too slow? The battle lines are drawn — and MLB is taking a side – ESPN

Is baseball too slow? The battle lines are drawn — and MLB is taking a sideESPNOf course baseball cares about the people sitting in the stands. But when it comes to pace of game, it's about paying attention to everyone.

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The Pirates called up Dovydas Neverauskas, the first born-and-raised Lithuanian in MLB history – MLB.com

MLB.com The Pirates called up Dovydas Neverauskas, the first born-and-raised Lithuanian in MLB historyMLB.comJust before the start of Monday night's game against the Cubs, the Pirates announced that they were calling up rookie pitcher Dovydas Neverauskas to take the roster

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MLB Thursday scores, highlights, updates, news: Bad news keeps piling up for Mets – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.com MLB Thursday scores, highlights, updates, news: Bad news keeps piling up for MetsCBSSports.comMajor League Baseball action spans most of the day on Thursday, with games kicking off at 1:10 p.m. ET and the last game beginning at 10:07 p.m.

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