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Couple Donates To Let Little League Team Play On Real Diamond

Generosity from two local residents is helping a group of young ballplayers stay on the diamond.

02/23/2015

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Yasiel Puig’s Top 2014-15 Offseason Moments Documented On Instagram

In the spirit of the football season’s conclusion, and the approaching dawn of the 2015 baseball season, we’ve linked some of the star outfielder’s most notable Instagram moments of the 2014-15 offseason.

02/04/2015

Jimmy Rollins #11 of the Philadelphia Phillies hits a game-winning walkoff 2-run double in the bottom of the ninth inning to win 5-4 against Jonathan Broxton #51 of the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game Four of the NLCS during the 2009 MLB Playoffs at Citizens Bank Park on October 19, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Top 5 Jimmy Rollins Moments

We examine some of the bright times Rollins may bring to Chavez Ravine, by looking at his top five moments in Philadelphia.

01/07/2015

Drew Butera #31 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates after hitting a second inning two-run home run against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 14, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Angels Get Catcher Drew Butera From Dodgers

The Los Angeles Angels have acquired catcher Drew Butera from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for a player to be named later or cash considerations.

12/09/2014

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5 Interesting Facts About Pending New Dodgers GM Farhan Zaidi

We take a look at five interesting aspects about the pending new General Manager of the Dodgers, Farhan Zaidi.

11/05/2014

Ryan Jackson #15 of the San Diego Padres poses during Picture Day on February 21, 2014 at the Peoria Sports Complex in Peoria, Arizona. (credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Dodgers Claim Infielder Ryan Jackson From Padres

The Los Angeles Dodgers claimed infielder Ryan Jackson from the San Diego Padres on Monday.

11/03/2014

Matt Kemp #27 of the Los Angeles Dodgers celebrates hitting a solo homerun to lead off and take a 3-2 lead in the eighth inning of Game Two of the National League Division Series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Dodger Stadium on October 4, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers’ Kemp Nominated For ‘Bounceback Player Of The Year’

For the first time in a long time, Matt Kemp has something to be refreshingly optimistic about.

11/02/2014

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 15: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with fans after their 2 to 1 win over the Baltimore Orioles to sweep the series in Game Four of the American League Championship Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 15, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Keidel: Royal Blue Skies For Kansas City

Baseball is trying to be pure again. And when you consider the final four teams in the MLB postseason, they did a good job. The Giants, Cardinals, Orioles and Royals aren’t considered members of the monetary aristocracy, at least not at the level of the Yankees, Red Sox, and Dodgers.

10/17/2014

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5 Baseball Robberies from 2014 You Have To See

Robberies, just another reason why baseball is the greatest sport.

10/10/2014

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers hits a triple in the sixth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Three of the National League Division Series at Busch Stadium on October 6, 2014 in St Louis, Missouri.  (credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Dodgers Lose To Cardinals 3-1 In Game 3 Of NL Division Series

The Cardinals now lead the Dodgers 2-1 in the National League Championship Series.

10/06/2014

Jean Machi #63 of the San Francisco Giants pitches in the eighth inning against the Washington Nationals during Game Three of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 6, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (credit: Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants Lose, 4-1, To Nationals In Game 3 Of Division Series

Doug Fister pitched seven shutout innings and the Washington Nationals took advantage of Madison Bumgarner’s one off-target throw, staving off elimination in the NL Division Series with a 4-1 win against the San Francisco Giants on Monday.

10/06/2014

Kevin Youkilis #20 of the Chicago White Sox bats against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 23, 2012 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Most Awkward Batting Stances Of The 2000s

We take a look at some of the most awkward batting stances in baseball.

10/01/2014

OCT 1986: BOSTON RED SOX BATTER BILL BUCKNER SWINGS AT A PITCH DURING THE RED SOX 4-3 LOSS TO THE NEW YORK METS IN GAME 5 OF THE WORLD SERIES AT SHEA STADIUM IN NEW YORK, (credit: Allsport/ALLSPORT)

Biggest Scapegoats In Sports History

We take a look at five of the biggest scapegoats in sports history.

09/29/2014

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12 Best Tweets Celebrating Derek Jeter’s Legendary Final Hit At Yankee Stadium

While fans, non fans, kids and adult everywhere celebrated the legendary Yankees’ captain’s last hit at Yankee stadium, let’s take a look at the best reactions from friends of DJ, fellow athletes and other celebrates who took to Twitter to pay their RE2PECT to Number 2.

09/26/2014

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