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Erisbel Arruebarruena Defects From Cuba, Could Be Hot MLB Prospect

Erisbel Arruebarruena Defects From Cuba, Could Be Hot MLB Prospect

Erisbel Arruebarruena is out of Cuba and suddenly a top MLB prospect. The 23-year-old has defected from Cuba and taken up residence in Haiti, and is expected to become a free agent by the end of the year. The shortstop is known for his defensive prowess and strong play on the international circuit, standing out… Read more »

Atlanta Braves New Stadium: Announce They Are Moving To The Suburbs

Atlanta Braves New Stadium Moving

The Atlanta Braves are building a new stadium in the suburbs. That’s right they are moving. But this time they are not moving to a new city, like they have from Boston and Milwaukee. They are moving to the suburbs of Atlanta in Cobb County. Team President, John Schuerholz, and the Atlanta Braves announced on… Read more »

Red Sox Ad Thanks St. Louis Cardinals Fans After World Series Win

Red Sox Ad Thanks St. Louis Cardinals Fans After World Series Win

A Red Sox ad is thanking St. Louis Cardinals fans after their World Series win. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, some of the famous Red Sox beards were shaved as part of a Gillette event, which some fans thought to be controversial. But at least there wasn’t another bearded Boston riot. At first glance… Read more »

Detroit Tigers Hire Brad Ausmus To Replace Jim Leyland As Manager

Detroit Tigers have hired Brad Ausmus to be their next manager.

The Detroit Tigers are bringing Brad Ausmus on to be their next manager. In a Press Conference on Sunday evening, the Tigers made it official. Ausmus, 44, will become the 37th manager of the Detroit Tigers. He played 18 seasons in the Majors, including two different stints with the Tigers. Ausmus was a catcher and… Read more »

Red Sox Beards Shaved After World Series Win, Why?

Red Sox Beards Shaved After World Series Win, Why?

The famous Red Sox beards are being shaved after their World Series win. But some fans might wonder why they’d do this, especially considering it’s no shave November. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Red Sox World Series win caused a Boston riot. The Red Sox beard became a symbol representing team solidarity as… Read more »

Hot Dog Injury Lawsuit Heads To Missouri Supreme Court

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The Supreme Court has seen some landmark cases in its day, but the hot dog injury lawsuit may be the most important case it ever hears. According to ESPN, John Coomer filed a lawsuit against the Kansas City Royals after their mascot Sluggerrr hit him in the face with a hot dog in 2009. The… Read more »

Derek Jeter Re-Signs With Yankees For One Year, $12 Million

derek jeter re-signs with yankees for $12 million

Derek Jeter was re-signed by the New York Yankees on Friday for $12 million. The deal Friday replaces a $9.5 million player option for the 39-year-old shortstop. If Jeter had exercised his option, he could have headed out for free agency. But after a disappointing 2013, Jeter is happy to be a part of the… Read more »

Jon Lester Caught Cheating? There Is No Proof, Says MLB

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Did Jon Lester cheat during the first game of the World Series? Several fans took to Twitter last night after they spotted a mysterious green spot on Lester’s glove. Internet conspiracy theorists said that the green smudge was Vaseline and that Lester was using it to grease the ball. In addition to the photos, a… Read more »

Carlos Beltran Injured, Suffers Right Rib Contusion In Game 1

Carlos Beltran Injured In First Game of World Series

St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Carlos Beltran played in the MLB for 16 years without a World Series appearance. On Wednesday, he exited that series in Game 1 against the Boston Red Sox. Beltran suffered a right rib contusion in the bottom of the second inning. The outfielder was running for a ball when he… Read more »

El Paso Chihuahuas Is A Real Baseball Team Name, No Joke

El Paso Chihuahuas Is A Real Baseball Team Name, No Joke

The El Paso Chihuahuas have just announced their baseball team name and some fans are torn over whether this is a good or bad thing. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, while this breed is not the most popular dog, 36 Chihuahuas were seized from a home in California. The announcement of the El Paso… Read more »

Don Mattingly Still Unsure About His Dodgers Future

Don Mattingly at the Los Angeles Dodgers - Future Unknown

A first-round playoff victory over the Atlanta Braves has vested the 2014 contract option of Don Mattingly, however, he may choose not to return. According to Mattingly he isn’t happy about how he was forced to manage the clubhouse in his last year on contract. “When you’re put in this situation, the organization basically says,… Read more »

Allen Craig’s Foot Injury Won’t Keep Him From World Series

Allen Craig and the St Louis Cardinals

Cardinals cleanup hitter Allen Craig says his foot injury won’t keep him out of what is sure to be a hard fought World Series against the Boston Red Sox. Speaking to reporters on Sunday Craig said, “I’m happy with where I’m at. No complaints. I’m happy to be on the roster and give it a… Read more »

Albert Pujols Sues Jack Clark For Defamation

Albert Pujols Sues Jack Clark

Albert Pujols sued Jack Clark for defamation related to his accusation that the Angels slugger used performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). The lawsuit isn’t surprising, considering Pujols warned Clark he would take legal action. Paperwork to follow through was filed on Friday in Missouri. The Angels slugger accused Clark of disseminating “malicious, reckless and outrageous falsehoods” about… Read more »

A-Rod Sues MLB, Bud Selig Over ‘Witch Hunt’

A-Rod Suing MLB Bud Selig

Alex Rodriguez is suing MLB and Commissioner Bud Selig over what he called a “witch hunt.” The lawsuit was filed on Thursday in New York State Supreme Court by A-Rod’s lawyers. The suit alleges that Selig and Major League Baseball sought to smear A-Rod’s reputation and “gloss over” the commissioner’s past inaction over performance-enhancing drugs… Read more »