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Judge and Bellinger Take Top Rookie Honors

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It was quite the 2017 season for MLB rookies. Records were broken, baseballs were smashed, and ultimately, it would be a great chase for who would take home the prize for best rookie in the game. Six finalists; three from the American League and three from the National League would be vying for the prize. But, in two unanimous decisions, …

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The Baseball World Mourns Roy Halladay

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Yesterday the sports world learned about the tragic passing of pitching legend Roy Halladay.  Halladay, who pitched for both the Toronto Blue Jays and Philadelphia Phillies, was killed in a plane crush.  It was a private plane that crashed into the Gulf of Mexico while he was allegedly doing tricks, according to TMZ.  He was the only one in the …

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Astros’ Gurriel Mocks Dodgers Pitcher in Dugout

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It has been a fantastic postseason for Major League Baseball, until last night.  Houston first baseman Yuli Gurriel smacked a home run off of Dodgers’ pitcher Yu Darvish in the second inning.  Darvish was having a terrible outing, giving up four runs and lasting less than two innings.  Darvish’s poor performance, however, is not the story from Game 3. It …

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American League Wild Card Game Preview

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The 2017 MLB postseason is about to kick off and it will be an all-out battle for the ultimate prize, the World Series trophy, at the end of October. First up, the two Wild Card games must take place. Tonight’s matchup will be between the New York Yankees and the Minnesota Twins in the Bronx in what will be an …

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Aaron Judge Makes MLB History

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The New York Yankees have punched their ticket to the 2017 postseason, but that’s not the only bright spot in the chase for their 28th World Series title. Rookie phenom Aaron Judge made MLB history on Monday afternoon when he not only passed, but set a record for most home runs in a rookie season with fifty! Judge has been …

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Red Sox Admit to Using Apple Watches to Steal Signs

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

A Boston team caught spying on a New York team, sound familiar?  Well Tom Brady nor Bill Belichick are involved in this story.  The Boston Red Sox have confirmed that the team did indeed steal signs during their series against the New York Yankees.  While stealing signs is nothing new in baseball, the Red Sox went super modern and used …

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A Brawl In Motown

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Coming into Thursday afternoon’s game, the New York Yankees had been on a tear the last two games. They were in Detroit for a three-game series against Justin Upton and the Tigers, and the team was certainly showing off by scoring a combined twenty three runs in the first two games, looking for a sweep. Once Thursday came around, however, …

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David Wright Returns to Baseball

In Baseball by Ashleigh Binder

It has been one of the worst seasons in recent memory for the New York Mets.  A team that boasted one of the best pitching rotations and a lineup full of guys who could hit the ball out of the park whenever necessary.  A team that still had some of that magic from that World Series run in 2015, but …

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Rockies P Chad Bettis Dazzles in Return from Cancer Treatment

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In so much needed good news, Colorado Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis made his return to the diamond last night.  Bettis had stepped away from baseball after learning that he had testicular cancer in the offseason.  He was out for the beginning of the season while still undergoing treatment.  In his return, Bettis pitched seven scoreless innings, giving up just six …

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SOLD! Marlins New Ownership Includes Jeter & MJ

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Derek Jeter has stayed busy during the early years of his retirement.  He remained in the sports world with the creation of his own website, The Players Tribune that allows athletes to tell their story in their own words.  He finally settled down and got married to model Hannah Davis.  The couple is expecting their first child, a daughter. His …