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Miami Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez Becomes U.S. Citizen

Jose Fernandez becomes US citizen

Jose Fernandez, the 22-year-old pitcher for the Miami Marlins. has become a U.S. Citizen. According to New York Daily News, Fernandez delivered the keynote speech at the naturalization ceremony that was held for him and another 140 other South Florida residents who were granted citizenship on Friday. What makes Fernandez’s U.S. citizenship even more interesting… Read more »

Teixeira, New York Yankees Snap Mets’ 11 Game Win Streak

Mark Teixeira hits a home run

The New York Yankees defeated the New York Mets Friday, led by two home runs by first basemen Mark Teixeira. Teixeira smacked a two-run homer in the first inning of the Mets game Friday, giving controversial pitcher Michael Pineda all the run support necessary. On April 10, 2014, Boston Red Sox broadcasters noticed a pine… Read more »

Chris Rock Has Figured Out Why African Americans Now Hate Baseball

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Chris Rock has explained why he believes that African Americans have fallen out of love with the game of baseball, and he puts it down to the dwindling number who now play the game professionally. You check out Chris Rock’s impressive diatribe, which he made for HBO’s Real Sports with Bryant Gumbel, below. Warning: It… Read more »

Kris Bryant Has Less Than Stellar Debut For Chicago Cubs

Kris Bryant's Major League Debut

Kris Bryant was living any number of young kids’ dreams on Friday afternoon. The superstar phenom who fans have nicknamed “Sparkles” was called up to the Major Leagues a little more than two years after being drafted. Kris Bryant has long been thought of as the culmination of a rebuilding process that has seen the… Read more »

Atlanta Braves Rumors: Who Will Be The Next Closer For The Braves?

Atlanta Braves Rumors: Who Will Next Closer Be For Braves?

Atlanta Braves rumors now shift to who will be the next closer. The Braves traded away All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel on Sunday, April 5, pulling off one more blockbuster deal before Opening Day. As reported by MLB.com, the Braves dealt Kimbrel and outfielder Melvin Upton, Jr. to the San Diego Padres. In return, the team… Read more »