This date in baseball: Expos to move to Washington, DC

This date in baseball: Expos to move to Washington, DC

September 29 1913 – Washington Senator Walter Johnson ends the season with 36 wins by 1–0 over Philadelphia A. 1915 – The Philadelphia Phillies snatch their first Premier League badge, defeating the Boston Braves, 5-0, behind only hitter Grover Alexander. 1954 – Willie Mays famously shoots Vic Wirtz to midfield and takes Dusty Rhodes off … Read more

Baseball is life: we need to talk about trumpets

Baseball is life: we need to talk about trumpets

We need to talk about trumpets. Chad Dotson shared the horns with his Twitter followers last month: Baseball can be fun. – Chad Dotsonc (@dotsonc) September 1, 2022 Then I said: The seats…There are *people* in it – Mary Beth Ellis (@Mary_Beth_Ellis) September 1, 2022 This is why we need to talk about trumpets. Jerry … Read more

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Lauren Jackson, Australia fans enjoying the World Cup Finals

Lauren Jackson, Australia fans enjoying the World Cup Finals

Sydney (AFP) – Thirty minutes after Australia were knocked out of Canada in the women’s Basketball World Cup preliminary round, Lauren Jackson returned to the court to sign autographs and take selfies with hundreds of adoring fans. They couldn’t get enough of the Australian starlet and she reciprocated in love, not wanting to leave even … Read more

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Major League Baseball Results | Tuesday | Sports

Major League Baseball Results |  Tuesday |  Sports

Rays 6, Guardians 5 (11 strokes) Cleveland – Harold Ramirez’s two-stroke double with two 11th inning wins gave Tampa Bay a win over Cleveland, helping the Rays tighten up the AL wild-card race and end the Guardians’ seven-game winning streak. The Rays closed in within 1 1/2 games of Toronto to take the wild card. … Read more

How the Cleveland Guardians 2022 list is built

How the Cleveland Guardians 2022 list is built

Sixteen MLB appearances. Payrolls are tens of millions of dollars shy of what they were just a few years ago. Overhaul of the roster based on player and youth development. Through it all, that was the Revolutionary Guard’s recipe for restoring the Central American League. They did just that, claiming their first MLS title since … Read more

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Flashback Legion Baseball: Honoring One of Shelby’s Heroes

Flashback Legion Baseball: Honoring One of Shelby’s Heroes

When Loy Paige and his Shelby, NC, American Legion Post 82 baseball teammates were enjoying one of the greatest summers of their lives, they shared local and national headlines with news from the other side of the world. Paige, 94, is one of two surviving members of the 1945 American Legion World Series Championship team … Read more

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Will the Orioles turn into Nick Visby again this year?

Will the Orioles turn into Nick Visby again this year?

Bullpup Orioles entered last night’s game with the 598.1 round held this season. The number, sixth in baseball, indicates the workload Baltimore’s curtailers have faced this year. The Oriole team started yesterday at number 27 in the majors with only 39 quality starts. Jordan Lyles has consumed the roles, but can’t eat them all. Birds … Read more

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Success can take many forms, so who failed the best in 2022?

Success can take many forms, so who failed the best in 2022?

The saying about the new baseball season says that hope springs from eternity. But we’ve come to know better in recent years. Or at least to better understand how remote that hope is. Every April, a large number of MLB teams take to the field on opening day with little or no realistic expectations for … Read more

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