Arraez, McNeil win batting titles, judge miss Triple Crown

New York (AFP) – Minnesota’s Louis Ariz finished with the lowest average for a Major League champion since 1968, and Jeff McNeill of the New York Mets won the National League title. Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees missed the Triple Crown, beating Ariz 0.316 to .311 for the AL title Wednesday after missing … Read more

Not for the judge, but at least this failure had a purpose

ARLINGTON, Texas – For what may be the first time in history, the world of college football is excited about what the Texans have done. We’re not talking about Longhorns or Aggies. Let’s not be silly. When these two hit the national news, it usually isn’t good food for college football. (See the destruction of … Read more

Swanson, Olson Homer again; Brave Mets sweep to break the tie

ATLANTA (AFP) – Dansby Swanson and Matt Olson shined for the third game in a row, Travis Darno took the green light in the third inning, and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 5-3 Sunday night. Winning a decisive tiebreak in the season series. The defending champion Braves swept the three-match series and … Read more

The Yankees star managed to score 61st at home, to tie with Maris’ record in AL

Toronto (AFP) – Aaron Judge tied Roger Maris’ MLS record by 61 home runs in one seasonclaimed a playoff win, and a two-stage lead for the New York Yankees against the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night. The 30-year-old drove a 94.5-mph diver with a left-handed full number Tim Meeza over the left field fence … Read more

MLB Celebrates Roberto Clemente Day, Party at Citifield

NEW YORK (Associated Press) – For the top league players who saw him play, Roberto Clemente was an amazing talent and unmistakable force on the field who had a powerful influence on young footballers. His selfless humanism also made a lasting impression. Major League Baseball celebrated its 21st annual Roberto Clemente Thursday, with festivities centered … Read more

Wright took his 18th win, the Braves beat the Giants 5-1, and beat the Mets

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kyle Wright grabbed his 18th major league win, netted Dansby Swanson and led in three runs, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 5-1 Tuesday night to take the top spot. York Mets in NL East. Wright hit a four while he was leading into sixth. The right-hander won … Read more

Throwing ex-MLB turned cop dies in car crash on his way to work at 9/11 memorial party

Anthony Farvaro, a former Major League baseball player who retired in 2016 to become a police officer in the New York City area, was killed in a car crash Sunday morning on his way to work at a 9/11 celebration in Manhattan, The Guardian reports. Former Police Officials and His Squads: Farvaro, 37, was an … Read more

Throwing ex-MLB turned cop dies in car crash on his way to work at 9/11 memorial party

Anthony Farvaro, a former Major League baseball player who retired in 2016 to become a police officer in the New York City area, was killed in a car crash Sunday morning on his way to work at a 9/11 celebration in Manhattan, The Guardian reports. Former Police Officials and His Squads: Farvaro, 37, was an … Read more