Baseball Timeline

Manny Ramirez Officially Signs With Taiwan Team

Manny Ramirez returns from to field again, now in Taiwan.

Long-time MLB superstar Manny Ramirez officially signed a contract with the EDA Rhinos in Taiwan’s professional baseball league. Ramirez hasn’t played much baseball lately and only played in 17 games during a stint in the Oakland A’s minor league system in 2012. Manny Ramirez was a one-of-a-kind talent as he rose to stardom with the… Read more »

Eric Hosmer Replaces Mark Teixeira For Team USA

Team USA is now set for the World Baseball Classic.

The Kansas City Royals talented first baseman Eric Hosmer replaces Mark Teixeira on the Team USA roster. Hosmer is set to join the team in Scottsdale, Arizona for an exhibition match with the Colorado Rockies. It just so happens that his Royals teammates play the Diamondbacks in Scottsdale that same afternoon. The quick roster adjustment… Read more »

MLB Expanded Replay Could Be Coming In 2014

Joe Torre says expanded replay is coming

MLB expanded replay could be arriving by the start of the regular season in 2014. Joe Torre, who is an MLB executive vice president and is the manager of the USA”s WBC team, says that the league will be using the WBC to start looking at just how the expansion can be carried out. Torre… Read more »

Albert Pujols Returns For Spring Training Debut

Albert Pujols will play Tuesday after knee surgery this offseason.

The Los Angeles Angels star first baseman Albert Pujols returns to action Tuesday against the Cincinnati Reds. Pujols is making the appearance 10 days ahead of schedule after knee surgery this offseason. Albert Pujols was raking out .320 averages and 40 home run seasons left and right during his 11 years with the St. Louis… Read more »

Mariano Rivera Tosses Successful Simulation Inning

Mariano Rivera was very pleased with his one inning simulation today.

Mariano Rivera tossed one quick and effective inning this morning at theNew York Yankees Spring Training Complex in Tampa, Florida. The inning was pitched to the delight of coaches and fans who have already watched the Bronx Bombers lose key outfielder Curtis Granderson earlier this week. Yankees fans are hoping to forget an off-season which… Read more »

Dodgers Pitcher Zack Greinke Says Its All About The Money

Zack Greinke signed with the Dodgers for the money

While we often suspect that our favorite professional athletes are signing with one team or another because of the money, we don’t often hear them come right out and say it. New Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke isn’t ashamed to admit he tends to go to whatever team will pay him the most… Read more »

Alfonso Soriano To Yankees Rumors Heat Up

Alfonso Soriano could be heading to the Yankees

Alfonso Soriano to the New York Yankees rumors seemingly started not five minutes after Curtis Granderson winced and grabbed his arm. The Yankee outfielder broke his forearm in his first Spring Training at bat. Right after the announcement that Granderson would be out for a little over a month, a sort of convergence of truth… Read more »

Curtis Granderson Breaks Forearm In Spring Training Game

Curtis Granderson broke his forearm when he was hit by a pitch

New York Yankee outfielder Curtis Granderson got off to a rough start to his Spring Training. Granderson didn’t strike out five straight times, or get thrown out stealing. The newly minted $15 million dollar power hitter probably wishes his problems were based in getting hits. Granderson stepped to the plate for his first at-bat of… Read more »