BREAKING: Yoenis Cespedes Expected to Miss Time With Hamstring Injury

April 21, 2017

On Thursday night, Mets star left fielder Yoenis Cespedes left the team’s game against the ​Phillies with what was announced as a hamstring cramp. However, it doesn’t look like things are so simple. Following the action, Cespedes spoke with reporters and made it clear he’s not dealing with just cramps. Cespedes says the doctor told him it should be 2 or 3 days before he can play. But MRI tomorrow: —…


Freddie Freeman Made Braves History Wednesday With Ridiculous Home Run

April 20, 2017

Freddie Freeman hits bombs. He also, apparently, does literally everything else. And that’s the kind of production that allows you to set records we never saw coming. Freeman launched a 420-foot dinger in Atlanta’s Wednesday night contest with the Nationals. Fairly remarkable. But things get more intriguing when you check…oh, 11 or so at bats prior. Freddie Freeman sets a new @Braves franchise record! #ChopOn — FOX Sports: Braves…


VIDEO: Cubs Post Epic Tribute to Former Players on World Series Team

April 18, 2017

​The Cubs dropped their fourth straight to the Brewers on Monday night, but there was a bright spot earlier on the evening. Chicago welcomed former Cubbies players that contributed to the team’s amazing World Series run in 2016 to Wrigley Field so they could receive their championship rings. Outfielder Jorge Soler and pitchers Travis Wood and Jason Hammel are all, coincidentally, with the Kansas City Royals now. The Royals had Monday…


Hanley Ramirez Created a Funny New Eye Black Look

April 17, 2017

​I guess this wasn’t just an Easter look. Boston Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez painted what everyone thought were bunny whiskers yesterday for Easter, but he came back to the field with the same look on Monday. Is he a bunny or is he a cat? Only Hanley can answer that. Hanley Ramirez going with whiskers-style eye black today. — Paul Lukas (@UniWatch) April 17, 2017 Eye black…


BREAKING: Yankees Star Prospect to Undergo Tommy John Surgery

April 13, 2017

Tough break for the Bronx Bombers. ​With ​earlier reports seeming to indicate that former first round pick and Yankees’ phenom James Kaprielian was stuck between a rock and a hard place in terms of his re-occurring elbow injury, the decision has come: Kaprielian will undergo Tommy John surgery, effectively ending his 2017 campaign. The news Yankees feared: James Kaprielian is getting Tommy John surgery — New York Post Sports (@nypostsports) April…


BREAKING: MLB Releases Special Holiday Uniforms for 2017

April 11, 2017

Major League Baseball has done a great job over the years of recognizing major holidays that take place during the course of the regular season, including Mother’s and Father’s Day, Memorial Day and the Fourth of July. Well, they’ve unveiled this year’s new line of uniforms for these special holidays, and they’ve taken things to a whole new level. Introducing the 2017 Major League Baseball “Special Event” uniform collection, will…


Yankees Deny Recent Reports About Masahiro Tanaka’s Opt-Out Clause

April 7, 2017

The initial stages of the 2017 season can’t be going much worse for New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka. Last Sunday, Tanaka was torched Tampa Bay Rays on Opening Day; he lasted just 2.2 innings while giving up eight hits, two walks, and seven earned runs. The Rays got to the 28-year-old early and often, spoiling the lights-out Spring Training that the ace recorded. ​On Thursday, the righty was met with…


Yankees’ biggest preseason concern rearing its ugly head

April 6, 2017

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Michael Pineda stood on the Tropicana Field mound Wednesday night, hands on hips, frowning like George Jefferson after Florence zinged him with yet another short joke. If only the Yankees could find the humor in the shortness of their starting pitchers’ outings. The Yankees lost the rubber game of their first series, 4-1 to the Rays, and within the crucial context of your tiny sample-size disclaimer,…


BREAKING: Mets Sign Former Rays Star Outfielder

April 5, 2017

The Mets have had a lot of success recently by signing veteran players off the scrap​heap, and they hope their latest move will continue that trend. New York announced they’ve agreed to a minor league deal with former Rays’ outfielder Desmond Jennings on Wednesday, who experienced a rather sudden fall from grace. Mets Sign Desmond Jennings To Minor League Deal — MLB Trade Rumors (@mlbtraderumors) April 5, 2017 Jennings…


5 of Donald Trump’s Favorite Sports Teams

April 4, 2017

When we think about Donald Trump and pro sports, it’s usually because we’re picturing him taking over NFL logos. That might sound weird to some, but that’s just the way our mind works these days — and we’re not sorry about it. But in the spirit of competition, and because we just can’t help but feel the need to broaden our horizons, it turns out that Trump is connected to…