MLB Video Special: Jackie Robinson Day

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Jackie Robinson Day quick recap… Hall of Fame broadcasters Vin Scully and Jon Miller introduce the lineups for the Dodgers and Giants… Jackie Robinson’s daughter Sharon discusses the celebration of her father… Vin Scully discusses Jackie Robinson’s struggles with death threats and why everyone wears number 42… Empire State Building lights up in Dodger Blue […]

MLB Video Highlights: Hecktor Sanchez walk-off, Ventura impresses

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Hecktor Sanchez’ walk-off hit for Giants in the 12th… Around the league on Jackie Robinson Day… Troy Tulowitzki does it with the glove… Trout’s clutch two run blast to tie up game in the 9th… Josh Donaldson hits RBI double in the 11th to go up 10-9 on the Angels… Seattle performs an unconventional 6-4-3 […]

Chasing Utley

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We all know Chase Utley as a Philly staple at second base who from 2005 to 2010 made 5 straight All Star teams along with 4 Silver Sluggers. However, in recent years Utley’s numbers have taken a noticeable slide. He has still been able to produce at a competitive level, hitting around .260 with a […]

Consecutive games with HR’s

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Adrian Gonzalez just hit 4 home runs in 4 consecutive games, an incredible feat as anyone would tell you. But this has to get one thinking, “what is the most consecutive games with a home run by a single player.” The truth is that Gonzalez, though spectacular in his recent performances, is only halfway to […]

MLB Video Highlights: Yankees-Red Sox, Adrian Gonzalez’ HR streak

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Daniel Nava catches one Willie Mays style… Ichiro makes clutch play, stealing David Ortiz of extra-base hit… Sleeping Fan… John Farrell Ejection… Ellsbury makes sliding catch for final out… Yankees on their win over Red Sox… Trout, Pujols, and Ibanez go back to back to back off of Colon… Throwing error helps Brewers to extend […]

Brewers streaking, by the numbers

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Despite a forgettable 2013, the Brewers have refused to take any bad voodoo with them into 2014. The Brewers are now 10-2 and in the midst of a 9 game winning streak. While taking 3 game sets from Boston, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh, the Brewers have outscored their opponents 52-23, amassing 98 hits as a club. […]

MLB Video Highlights: Pineda answers cheating questions, Strasburg K’s 12

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Michael Pineda answers questions regarding possible cheating on the mound… Jose Abreu goes deep twice for the second time in three games… Pedro Alvarez’s clutch 3 run homer to give his Pirates a 5-4 lead over the Cubs… Stephen Strasburg strikes out 12 in impressive¬†start against the Marlins… Justin Upton hits his second home run […]

Opening Day Attendance and the drop off to Games 2 and 3

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Last night concluded all of the home opening series from around the league. The home opener is a beautiful thing regardless of what city you are in. It doesn’t matter how the team did last year, as optimistic fans pack stadiums and parks nationwide bringing with them an undeniable electricity. Every baseball fan should love […]

Career Spotlight: Adrian Beltre, Hall of Fame?

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At the age of 35, Adrian Beltre is coming off a 2013 season in which he accrued 30 HR’s and a MLB best, 199 hits. In his 17 year career, Beltre has amassed 2,434 hits, 376 HR’s, 498 2B’s, and 1311 RBI, with 3 Silver Sluggers, 4 Golden Gloves, as well as 2nd and 3rd […]

MLB Video Highlights: Braun’s breakout game, multi-homerun performances, and Batkid

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Ryan Braun breaks out with 3 home runs in Philly opener… Jose Abreu hits first and second career home runs against Rockies… Royals left fielder Alex Gordon makes great catch before slamming into wall… The Sam Fuld defensive show continues with diving catch in right… Carl Crawford’s walk-off double against the Tigers… Batkid throws out […]