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Braves Acquire Brian Matusz from Orioles; Then Designate Him for Assignment
May 23rd, 2016 at 10:41 PM
On Monday night, the Atlanta Braves acquired left-handed pitcher Brian Matusz from the Baltimore Orioles for two minor league players. At first, it seemed it like it would give the lefty a fresh start on a new team. ***PHOTO1*** However, less than a couple of hours after acquiring him from the Orioles,...

Major League Baseball Off Base in Plan to Ban Home Plate Collisions
December 12th, 2013 at 8:07 AM
Major League Baseball's rules committee voted to ban home plate collisions with the catcher by no later than 2015, and they're making a huge mistake. ***VIDEO1*** Cued by collisions such as Buster Posey's a few years ago with Scott Cousins that resulted in Posey breaking a bone in his leg and tearing...

Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig Announces Retirement
September 26th, 2013 at 10:56 PM
Bud Selig, Major League Baseball commissioner and former owner of the Milwaukee Brewers, announced today that he will retire as commissioner in January 2015. Selig became the acting commissioner of baseball in 1992, following the departure of Fay Vincent, and became the official commissioner in 1998. His retirement will be effective...

Milwaukee Brewers’ Carlos Gomez Apologizes, Oakland A’s Brett Anderson Attempts to Troll Atlanta Braves
September 26th, 2013 at 1:24 AM
In two entirely different sides of the spectrum, Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Carlos Gomez has apologized via Twitter for his actions that nearly led to an enormous fight with the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. Oakland A's pitcher Brett Anderson, on the other hand, attempted to troll the Braves and their fans...

Freddie Freeman Ejected After Carlos Gomez Homer, Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers Benches Clear
September 25th, 2013 at 8:17 PM
It's already been an eventful night at Turner Field, as both Carlos Gomez and Freddie Freeman have been ejected for their actions following Gomez's solo homer in the first inning of Wednesday's game between the Atlanta Braves and Milwaukee Brewers. ***VIDEO1*** The antics started when Gomez took a huge swing and missed...