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Mets’ Eric Young: Sportsmanship At Its Best [Video]

During the Mets-Braves game on Wednesday night, New York outfielder showed the fans what sportsmanship is all about. Atlanta Braves starter Tim Hudson was in the middle of a shutout against the New York Mets when Eric Young Jr. hustled to first base, which Hudson was covering with his foot. That’s when tragedy struck. Young… Read more »

‘Sweet Caroline’ Was A Hit At MLB All-Star Game

The song is now a baseball anthem.

“Sweet Caroline” is Neil Diamond’s hit song that has become a baseball anthem for Red Sox fans since 2002. On Tuesday, Diamond took the field during the middle of the eighth inning at the MLB All-Star game to sing the classic tune in front of thousands of New Yorkers. The Red Sox have played the… Read more »

Mariano Rivera Gets MVP At All-Star Game

Mariano Rivera Last All-Star Game MVP

Mariano Rivera won the MVP award at Tuesday night’s All-Star Game — a no-brainer for fans and participants in baseball’s iconic game. Rivera pitched a flawless eighth inning, helping the American League win 3-0. The Yankees closer is set to retire at the end of this year, making his final All-Star Game a perfect sendoff…. Read more »

Ryan Braun On MLB Probe: ‘I Have Nothing To Hide’, Faces Suspension

Ryan Braun MLB questions

Suspicions abound surrounding Milwaukee Brewers’ Ryan Braun’s vague answers in connection with Major League Baseball’s (MLB) probe into his connection to Tony Bosch and the Biogenesis clinic in Miami, sources told Outside the Lines. Braun met with league officials on June 29, a source said, and is one of several that MLB has conducted with… Read more »

Manny Ramirez Cuts Hair For Texas Rangers Minor League Contract

Manny Ramirez cuts off dreadlocks

Comeback-minded Manny Ramirez has cut off his trademark dreadlocks to comply with Texas Rangers organizational rules. Manny Ramirez’s haircut was required as part of his new contract with the MLB Rangers Triple-A affiliate, the Round Rock Express. Ramirez may take the field for the minor league team as early as tomorrow. The former MLB All… Read more »

Shin Soo-Ji Pitch Wows Crowd [Video]

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Shin Soo-Ji isn’t a baseball player but she sure can pitch. The South Korean rhythmic gymnast threw out the first pitch at a baseball game in Seoul, South Korea, between the Doosan Bears and the Samsung Lions. But Shin Soo-Ji didn’t just throw her pitch. She twisted her body, spun in a circle, threw her… Read more »

Lance Berkman Falls Out Of Rangers Plane, Injures Knee Again

Lance Berkman Falls Out Of Rangers Plane, Injures Knee Again

Lance Berkman fell out of the Texas Ranger plane, injuring his right knee again. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Lance Berkman was signed to the Texas Rangers to the tune of $11 million dollars. Before the Texas Rangers contract for one year Lance Berkman was a free agent. Still, injuries have been following Lance… Read more »

Baseball Selfies Earn Girls Moment Of Internet Fame

Baseball Selfie Girls

A girl and her video which is being described as “Baseball selfies” went viral on Monday after she ran out onto the field with two other female friends during the College World Series. The girls ran onto the field on Tuesday night, and, as they attempted to allude security guards, they recorded the act on… Read more »

Evan Longoria Injury Won’t Require DL Stint

Longoria has missed plenty of time over the years due to injury.

Evan Longoria irritated the plantar fasciitis in his right foot during a game against the Detroit Tigers on Friday. At first glance, it was looking like the All-Star third baseman was headed to the disabled list, but it seems the team is going to wait it out instead. Longoria has dealt with the right foot injury… Read more »

A-Rod Now Unsure Of When He Might Return To Yankees

A-Rod Now Unsure Of When He Might Return To Yankees

Alex Rodriguez isn’t sure when he might be back on the field for the New York Yankees, telling team officials on Wednesday that there’s a chance he misses the entire season. A source close to the Yankees told ESPNNewYork.com that A-Rod updated Yankees officials during a conference call Wednesday. The source said he told general… Read more »

Yankees GM Thinks A-Rod Should ‘Shut The (Bleep) Up’

Brian Cashman responded with a few choice words.

Alex “A-Rod” Rodriguez recently joined Twitter, but his move to social media has already cost him within the Yankees organization. The team’s general manager, Brian Cashman, is livid with the third baseman for tweeting out that he’s been cleared to play in games. On Tuesday, Rodriguez tweeted, “Visit from Dr. Kelly over the weekend, who… Read more »