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OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.

07/14/2014

A sparse crowd at Citi Field. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Palladino: Who Swiped Our Baseball Season?

However it went down, retrieving the purloined property is going to be quite a task, probably an impossible one.

07/04/2014

A logo pays tribute to little leaguer Lorenzo Fernandez (Photo by Levittown North Baseball/Friends of Renz)

Schwartz: Levittown North Little League Looking To Strike Out Cancer

While soccer was his favorite game, a Long Island little league organization has been paying tribute to Lorenzo Fernandez this season.

06/11/2014

Matt Harvey (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Sims: Dr. James Andrews Weighs In On Tommy John Epidemic

Andrews details the risk factors that predispose adolescent pitchers to UCL wear and tear. The primary concern is simply doing too much too soon.

06/04/2014

Rap artist 50 Cent throws the ceremonial first pitch of a game between the New York Mets and the Pittsburgh Pirates at Citi Field on May 27, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

14 Worst First Pitches In Baseball History

The only thing 50 Cent can take comfort in is that at least he’s not No. 1 on this list. Who is? Read on and find out.

05/30/2014

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12 Types Of People You See At A Baseball Game

Have you ever really looked around at the types of people in the crowd during a baseball game? Well, maybe now you will.

05/19/2014

Jameis Winston (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Winston Back On FSU Baseball Team Following Shoplifting Incident

Jameis Winston has been reinstated to Florida State’s baseball team after being suspended following a shoplifting incident, the school confirmed Sunday. The Heisman Trophy winner was issued a civil citation and entered a program that required 20 hours of community service.

05/04/2014

AS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 06: Singer Frankie Ballard attends the 49th Annual Academy Of Country Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Musicians + Sports: Frankie Ballard On Baseball And The Detroit Tigers’ World Series Aspirations

“I probably would have never made it through college without baseball, so I’m thankful for that. I really am proud that I got to play on that level.”

05/02/2014

Bergen County Sports Memorabilia Auction

Sports Memorabilia Seized From Money Laundering Convict To Go Up For Auction

You have a chance to score some rare sports memorabilia – including items from Yankees legends such as Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and Mickey Mantle.

05/01/2014

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Schwartz: Diamond Anniversary — Little League Baseball Celebrates Its 75th Year

It’s a reminder about what Little League baseball is supposed to be about. Sure, it’s nice to win, but there’s something to be said about learning how to play, making friends and creating memories.

04/24/2014

Hall of Famer Hank Aaron is honored on the 40th anniversary of his 715th home run at Turner Field on April 8, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Keidel: All Hail Hank Aaron, MLB’s True Home Run King

When we see Hammerin’ Hank, we see more than a baseball dignitary. Aaron is the face of fairness, which led to his greatness, and still makes him the greatest.

04/09/2014

John Montone

Radio Free Montone: Play Ball!

In North America opening day was a night game. On the morning of the Mets opener at CitiField it was snowing. It was also still March.

04/04/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Swing Into Baseball Season With These Essentials

Spring training is in full swing. So get ready for opening day with the E.S.P. Spring Training Guide, full of the tools, trappings and tickets you need to keep your hitting streak going straight until fall.

03/19/2014

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CBS Sports Radio Host John Feinstein On His Book ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

John Feinstein joined his partner Andrew Bogusch to discuss his latest behind-the-scenes look at the sport we love.

02/27/2014

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Exclusive Excerpt From John Feinstein’s ‘Where Nobody Knows Your Name’

An exclusive excerpt from John Feinstein’s book, “Where Nobody Knows Your Name,” which chronicles the lives of those trying to reach Major League Baseball.

02/25/2014

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