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Tigers Pitcher Anibal Sanchez Placed On DL With Lacerated Finger

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The Detroit Tigers’ staff has been thrown a bit of a curveball following the announcement that Anibal Sanchez has been placed on the 15-day DL with a lacerated finger. The Tigers ace, who re-signed with the club in the off-season, as reported previously by Inquistr, was 0-2 with a 3.13 ERA in five games this… Read more »

Yasiel Puig Receives Death Threats, Miraculously Plays On

Yasiel Puig Threatened by Human Traffickers.

Yasiel Puig is one of the brightest young stars in major League Baseball, but now that details of some of the traumatic things that are going on in Yasiel’s life are coming to light, one can’t help but ask: “How is this guy able to play baseball with stuff like this on his mind?” According… Read more »

David Ortiz: ‘Selfie With President Was Definitely Not A Set-Up!’

David Ortiz and President

David Ortiz, the 38-year-old Red Sox slugger, created another one of his signature feel-good moments on Tuesday when he snapped “selfie” with President Barack Obama during a White House ceremony to honor the Boston club for their 2013 World Series victory. But no sooner had the beloved figure known as Big Papi tweeted the image,… Read more »

MLB Trade Rumors: Jimmy Rollins Replace Derek Jeter In New York?

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MLB trade rumors are always a part of spring training as teams figure out what their future season looks like. But the latest MLB trade rumors involve a potential blockbuster involving Philadelphia Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins. According to Buster Olney of ESPN, rumors of recent problems between Jimmy Rollins and manager Ryne Sandberg has Rollins… Read more »

$25 Corn Dog: 18 Inches Long And Bacon Stuffed, Pure Heaven

$25 Corn Dog

You might think that $25 is a high price to pay for a corn dog, but the Arizona Diamondbacks don’t think it is, especially as it’s stuffed with bacon, cheese, and jalapenos, and served with a side order of fries. Officials from the team revealed to ESPN.com that the new ‘D-Bat Dog’ – as it… Read more »

Phillies Legend Mike Schmidt Fights A Different Battle

Mike Schmidt doing what he did best

Philadelphia Phillies Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt has faced a lot of opponents. Last August, after a routine visit to his dermatologist, Schmidt found out that he would be battling for his life; he was diagnosed with Stage Three Skin Cancer. Instead of being a Spring Training Guest instructor for the Phillies, he… Read more »