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5 Crazy Events From Major League Baseball You May Have Missed

By Adam W. Bloom The second half of the MLB season is under way with a number of teams making moves to try and stamp their ticket into the playoffs. While you’d think the pressure […]

07/25/2014

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Report: Mets Could Have Colon Suitor In San Francisco

The Mets may have a nibble on hefty right-hander Bartolo Colon. The San Francisco Giants have shown an interest in the 41-year-old starter, according to ESPNDeportes.com.

07/23/2014

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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.

07/21/2014

MILWAUKEE, WI - SEPTEMBER 01: Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angles of Anaheim singles in the top of the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on September 01, 2013 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Compelling Stories On West Coast Dominate As MLB Second Half Begins

Baseball’s All-Star party in the Twin Cities was a long series of smiles for players and fans. But the break is over now, and the real fun begins Friday night. It should be quite an exciting ride to the finish line.

07/17/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

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The 5 Dirtiest Plays in Baseball History

Check out our list of the 5 dirtiest plays in baseball history.

06/27/2014

The Giants’ Tim Lincecum, right, celebrates with catcher Hector Sanchez after no-hitting the San Diego Padres at AT&T Park on June 25, 2014 in San Francisco. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants’ Lincecum Fires 2nd Career No-Hitter, Dominates Padres

Lincecum totally shut down the weakest-hitting team in the majors, striking out six and walking one. San Francisco fielders didn’t need to make any exceptional plays to preserve the right-hander’s gem.

06/25/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 08:  Matt den Dekker #6 of the New York Mets steals second base ahead of a tag from Brandon Crawford #35 of the San Francisco Giants during the first inning at AT&T Park on June 8, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Mets Drop 6th Straight, Get Swept By Red-Hot Giants

Gregor Blanco doubled, singled and drove in three runs, and the surging San Francisco Giants beat the New York Mets 6-4 on Sunday for their fifth consecutive win.

06/09/2014

Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets completes the double-play over the top of Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the fourth inning at AT&T Park on June 6, 2014 in San Francisco.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Hit Tie-Breaking 2-Run Homer In 8th, Beat Mets 4-2

Buster Posey hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the eighth inning and the San Francisco Giants won for the eighth time in 10 games by beating the New York Mets 4-2 on Friday night

06/06/2014

The 7 Line Army at Yankee Stadium on May 12, 2014. (Photo by Darren Meenan)

Mets Die-Hards ‘The 7 Line Army’ Set To Invade San Francisco

“I don’t think it’s a stretch to say that The 7 Line Army is the largest traveling group in all of baseball,” Darren Meenan told CBSNewYork.com. “I’ve never heard of anything like this, ever.”

06/06/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 13: Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants throws a pitch against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium on September 13, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.

Giants’ Madison Bumgarner Poised To Join MLB’s Elite Pitchers

The Giants’ Madison Bumgarner, entering his sixth season, is beginning to show mastery of his pitches.

03/29/2014

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Yankees Trade David Huff To Giants To Make Room For Masahiro Tanaka

The Yankees have traded left-hander David Huff to the Giants for cash, two days after he was designated for assignment by New York to make room for Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka.

01/25/2014

Head coach Jim Harbaugh of the San Francisco 49ers waves to the crowd as he runs off the field at Candlestick Park.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Say Goodbye To Nostalgic Candlestick Park

“The Stick” says its last public goodbye after a run of Super Bowl success; baseball greats like Willie Mays and home run king Barry Bonds; the 1989 earthquake that interrupted the Bay Bridge World Series; and even The Beatles’ farewell concert.

12/22/2013

Former Major League Baseball player Barry Bonds leaves federal court following a sentencing hearing on December 16, 2011 in San Francisco, California. Bonds was sentenced to 30 days of home confinement and two years probation after a jury found Barry Bonds guilty on one count of obstruction of justice and was a hung jury on three counts of perjury for lying to a grand jury about his use of performance enhancing drugs. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Bonds Pays $4,100 Penalty Stemming From Obstruction Of Justice Conviction

Former major league outfielder Barry Bonds has paid $4,100 in penalties stemming from his obstruction of justice conviction two years ago.

12/02/2013

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12-Year-Old East Islip Boy Returns Record Grand Slam Ball To A-Rod

12-year-old Steven Gieseler Jr., of East Islip, returned A-Rod’s record-breaking grand slam ball.

09/28/2013

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