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Daniel Murphy Accepts Gays, Doesn’t Agree With The ‘Lifestyle’

Daniel Murphy Accepts Gays, Disagrees With The "Lifestyle"

Amid the warm weather, sunny skies and attractions that spring training brings, we have perhaps our first non-Alex Rodriguez controversial story of the spring. The New York Mets garnered positive attention by inviting openly-gay Major League Baseball inclusion ambassador Billy Bean to spend the day with the team in camp and discuss acceptances with the… Read more »

Update: Josh Hamilton Meeting With MLB Regarding ‘Disciplinary Issue’

Josh Hamilton Meeting With MLB

UPDATE: Amid the speculation of Josh Hamilton and his meeting with MLB executives, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reported the reason for Hamilton being in trouble. Hear hamilton had relapse. Believe occurred a couple months back. Involved at least cocaine. Honorably, he confessed. — Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) February 26, 2015 Despite the obvious terrible circumstances, Heyman… Read more »

Yoan Moncada Agrees To Deal With Boston Red Sox

Yoan Moncada Agrees To Deal With Boston Red Sox

After months of rumors and speculation, the Yoan Moncada sweepstakes have concluded as the Cuban infielder agreed to a deal worth $31.5 million with the Boston Red Sox, according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com. BREAKING – Source: Cuban INF prospect Yoan Moncada agrees with Red Sox on a deal in $30 million range. Check http://t.co/mkcBseoZWQ…. Read more »

Alex Rodriguez And The Handwritten Apology

Alex Rodriguez And The Hand Written Apology

The long awaited apology came down from the man himself yesterday when Alex Rodriguez issued a handwritten apology for his actions of the past two seasons. A neatly penned and, at the surface, sincere diatribe came from a player who is seeking to regain all the respect he lost. But did he do the right… Read more »

Alex Rodriguez Tries To Make Amends With Apology To New York Yankees

Alex Rodriguez apologizes

Alex Rodriguez had a 90 minute meeting with the New York Yankees on Tuesday afternoon, where he apologized to owner Hal Steinbrenner and other team executives for his suspension and performance enhancing drug use. Alex Rodriguez apparently also apologized to the team for the way he handled his suspension, including some threats that the would… Read more »

Chicago Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Has Passed Away At The Age Of 83

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Legendary shortstop and first baseman Ernie Banks, the longtime face of the Chicago Cubs, passed away Friday evening at the age of 83. Dubbed “Mr. Cub” during a 19-year MLB career that included 512 home runs, 1,636 RBIs, 14 All Star appearances, and two Most Valuable Player awards, Banks originally began his professional career as… Read more »

Max Scherzer Makes Washington Nationals Immediate World Series Contender

Max Scherzer is the newest National

Max Scherzer might have just made the Washington Nationals an immediate favorite to make the World Series next year. Max Scherzer also became just the latest talented starting pitcher to become filthy stinking rich, thanks to a seven year deal worth more than $180 million. The signing of the former Detroit Tigers’ ace means that… Read more »

Yankees Sign 3B Chase Headley To Four-Year, $52 Million Deal

Chase Headley

Alex Rodriguez, meet your new competitor for third base: Chase Headley. ESPN is reporting that Headley has signed a four-year contract worth $52 million. The Yankees beat out teams such as the Giants and Red Sox for Headley’s talents. Headley joined the Yankees after being traded to them by the San Diego Padres just before… Read more »

Boston Red Sox Rumors: Cole Hamels Trade Could Be In The Works

Boston Red Sox Rumors: Cole Hamels Trade Could Be In The Works

The Boston Red Sox trade rumors are heating up as the weather turns cold, with the team expected to make some big moves during baseball’s winter meetings. As general managers and coaches gather for baseball’s annual meeting, there are always a number of blockbuster moves, and this year has been no exception. Already, the Los… Read more »

Pablo Sandoval: Boston Red Sox ‘Surprised’ To Land Giant Slugger

PAblo Sandoval Signs With Boston Red Sox

Pablo Sandoval, also known as the “Kung Fu Panda,” was introduced to Red Sox nation Tuesday. The robust former San Francisco slugger comes to town bearing three world championships with his former club. For that reason alone, many — including Red Sox GM Ben Cherington — were surprised Boston managed to pry the third basemen… Read more »