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Ron Washington: Texas Rangers Manager Resigns, Citing Personal Reasons

Ron Washington: Texas Rangers Manager Resigns, Citing Personal Reasons

Ron Washington submitted his resignation as manager of the Texas Rangers, shocking players and fans while offering little explanation for the departure. Washington submitted his resignation on Friday, leaving as one of the winningest coaches in the team’s history. “Today, I have submitted my resignation from the job I love — managing the Rangers —… Read more »

Ron Washington Latest Deckchair Off Texas Rangers Titanic

Ron Washington Quits

Ron Washington has resigned from his post as the manager with the Texas Rangers. While the club’s first black manager claimed he was resigning for undisclosed personal issues, it seems pretty clear he was the victim of one of the worst seasons the now AL West cellar-dwelling franchise has ever seen. Sitting at 53-87 as… Read more »

50 Inning Baseball Game In Japan Lasted Four Days [Video]

50 Inning Baseball Game In Japan Lasted Four Days [Video]

A 50 inning baseball game in Japan may have some sports fans wondering if Japan loves baseball more than we love football. But how could a game last that long in the first place? In a related report by The Inquisitr, a 13-year-old became the first girl to pitch a shutout in the LL world… Read more »

Victoria’s Secret Perfume Is Royals’ Catcher Secret Weapon

Victoria's Secret Perfume Is Royals' Catcher Secret Weapon

Victoria’s Secret perfume has been the way to many a man’s heart. When Salvador Perez tried out Victoria’s Secret scents he wasn’t attempting to get a date, he was attempting to get some more hits. The Kansas City Royals catcher says he started using Victoria’s Secret perfume after one of his teammates tipped him off… Read more »

Detroit Tigers Bullpen Suddenly Looking Good As Starters Struggle

Phil Coke and the rest of the Tigers relievers have been playing shut down baseball.

Ask any Detroit Tigers fan about their bullpen and they’ll tell you the same thing. The Detroit Tigers can hit and they have the best starting rotation that the game of baseball has seen in a long time, but fans get nervous every time manager Brad Ausmus calls anyone out of the bullpen. The bullpen… Read more »

David Ortiz Joins 400 Homer Club

David Ortiz hits 400, 401 homer in Boston

David Ortiz managed to forge himself another chapter in the Boston Redsox history books on Saturday night. The Boston Redsox slugger put himself in rare company when he blasted home run numbers 400 and 401 in a Boston uniform. With those two homers, which allowed David Ortiz to also carry his team to a 10-7… Read more »

Detroit Tigers Smash Rockies, Score Every Inning; First Time Since 1914

The Tigers scored a run in every inning of today's rout of the Colorado Rockies.

The Detroit Tigers destroyed the Colorado Rockies Friday night, scoring in every inning of the game. The Tigers haven’t done that in Detroit since at least 1914, according to post game commentary by Fox Sports Detroit. Think about that. We’ve fought World War I, World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, Operation Desert… Read more »

Allen Craig Will Look To Change Of Scenery To Rejuvenate Career

Allen Craig will hope change of scenery will do him good

Allen Craig is one of more than a dozen players who changed places on Thursday’s Major League Baseball trade deadline day. When the smoke clears from the numerous trades, Allen Craig might be the player who benefits the most from his change of scenery. Craig had been the starting right fielder for the St. Louis… Read more »

10 Minor League Brawl Participants Booted: Aces And Isotopes Game Gets Wild

10 players booted in minor league brawl

There were 10 minor league brawl participants who were ejected from a bench-clearing fight during Saturday’s game between the Albuquerque Isotopes and Reno Aces. The incident happened at the top of the second inning, and there were dozens of players and personnel involved by the time everybody was pulled apart. ESPN shares that the first… Read more »

Atlanta Braves Trade Rumors: John Lackey Could Solidify The Rotation

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Atlanta Braves trade rumors will primarily focus on two areas; finding a proven left-handed reliever and getting another veteran starting pitcher to solidify their rotation. The big name starters being tossed around in Atlanta Braves trade rumors are David Price and Jon Lester. In reality, the Braves are more likely to chase down a much… Read more »

Detroit Tigers Rumors: Is Joakim Soria The Final Piece?

Will Soria compete for Joe Nathan's closer position?

Barring an implosion, the Detroit Tigers look poised to coast to a relatively easy playoff berth and the addition of quality relief pitcher — and experienced closer — Joakim Soria helps sew up one of the few loose ends on an otherwise championship caliber team. A related Inquisitr report spells out the case that the… Read more »

Chase Headley, Veteran 3B, Now A Yankee After Trade

Headley a Yankee

Chase Headley has been traded by the San Diego Padres to the New York Yankees for rookie infielder Yangervis Solarte and minor league pitcher Rafael De Paula. The Padres have also committed $1 million is cash to the Yankees, who look to upgrade their infield with the veteran third baseman Headley. The trade comes just… Read more »

Cliff Lee: Trade Rumors, Noxious Gas Swirl Around Ace Pitcher

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Cliff Lee is likely on his way out of Philadelphia by the end of this month. The trade rumors surrounding Lee are starting to heat up, thanks to his return to the mound on Monday night. Cliff was making his first start since May 18, and the rust was certainly evident and pretty predictable. What… Read more »

Atlanta Braves Trade Rumors: Shae Simmons Key To Unloading Dan Uggla

shae simmons new braves ace

Atlanta Braves trade rumors continue to involve the bloated contract known as Dan Uggla that is taking up bench space. Unless Braves’ GM Frank Wren is willing to part with some of his young pitching, it is highly unlikely that Atlanta will be able to move Uggla, considering the $26 million salary he is expected… Read more »