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MLB suspends five minor leaguers following failed drug tests
February 15th, 2017 at 6:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to an official statement released by the league on Wednesday afternoon, Major League Baseball has suspended five minor league players. With all five receiving at least 50-game suspensions, free agent outfielder L.J. Hoes, Atlanta Braves' infielder Gabe Howell, Arizona Diamondbacks' catcher Ryan January, St. Louis Cardinals' left-handed pitcher...

Rumors and Rumblings: Hacking a constant concern for MLB teams
January 31st, 2017 at 12:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** It has become the first order of business in many baseball operations departments when an employee leaves the organization. Everyone changes their passwords to the team's computer systems. "Each team has so much proprietary information now, whether it's scouting reports or statistical analysis, that it's imperative to have the...

Boston Red Sox David Ortiz First Confirmed Steroid User Since Manny Ramirez to Win World Series MVP
October 31st, 2013 at 8:13 AM
David Ortiz had a pretty immaculate performance in the six-game World Series win by the Boston Red Sox, and he joined the elite ranks of World Series MVP, becoming the first confirmed steroid user to win the award since Manny Ramirez in 2004. Ortiz had an even better performance than Manny's,...

World Series Umpire Jim Joyce Got Controversial Obstruction Call Right
October 27th, 2013 at 4:34 PM
The St. Louis Cardinals won game three of the World Series over the Boston Red Sox in the most unusual of ways, taking the game on a walk-off obstruction call. As angry as a lot of Red Sox fans are, umpire Jim Joyce made the right call. ***VIDEO1*** The play started with...

Winner of World Series Between Boston Red Sox, St. Louis Cardinals to Be Determined by Defense
October 25th, 2013 at 8:27 AM
The St. Louis Cardinals were the ones to stink up Fenway Park with three errors in game one, but the Boston Red Sox made their own costly errors in game two of the World Series to even the series 1-1. Up 2-1 after David Ortiz hit a go-ahead homer in the...