On a conference call Friday, Clarkin said he was sorry. He said the remarks were taken out of context and meant to tease his mother, a Yankees fan.
Baseball writers do the voting and they have become the gatekeepers. Baseball writers must judge the game diligently and expertly.
Billy Ripken is an analyst on the MLB Network, younger brother of baseball Hall of Famer Cal and a former Big Leaguer himself.
Seaver was in many ways the poster child for what baseball was — and what it would become.
The Boston Red Sox met Tuesday night with the New York Mets to discuss a possible swap for Carlos Beltran, according to the Boston Globe’s Nick Cafardo.