Video: Peter Gammons discusses his HOF ballot

Peter Gammons sits down with Greg Amsinger in the MLB Tonight studio and breaks down his 2016 Hall of Fame ballot…   Peter also joined Harold Reynolds and Matthew Vasgersian at the Hot Stove desk to discuss his ballot…   Join Us for the Hot Stove Cool Music Benefit Concert on January 9th, 2016. Tickets […]

Video: Peter Gammons on Pete Rose ban

Peter Gammons joins Matt Vasgersian and Harold Reynolds of Hot Stove on MLB Network to discuss the recent decision by Commissioner Manfred to not reinstate Pete Rose

Acknowledging the Royals’ Extraordinary Late-Game Postseason Production

If someone in your peer group attempts to justify that this year’s World Series doesn’t (and/or won’t) feature a flurry of intriguing story-lines, nail-biting matchups or thought-provoking Harold Reynolds quotes from beginning to end, don’t listen. That person is factually wrong. The Royals and Mets arrived at this point through distinct avenues; avenues, it just so happens, […]

Players and personalities around baseball discuss the legacy of Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson in one word… White Sox chairman and Brooklyn native Jerry Reinsdorf shares his memories of Jackie Robinson… Former Dodgers Mickey Hatcher and Tommy Davis attend the Los Angeles RBI youth clinic and discuss Jackie Robinson’s legacy… Torii discusses Jackie Robinson… Tim Beckham on the honor of wearing #42… Harold Reynolds talks about the […]

There’s plenty to see on Hot Stove TV

Starting on Monday, November 3rd, I’ll be ready to watch the MLB Network’s Matt Vasgersian and Harold Reynolds on Hot Stove for a third season, this year improved by the absence of Mitch Williams. It runs Monday through Friday live for two hours starting at 9 AM and then is immediately rerun at 11 AM […]

MLB Video Highlights: Wild game in Anaheim, Yusmeiro Petit makes history

Alcides Escobar’s barehanded play and Lorenzo Cain’s leaping catch at the wall… Your browser does not support iframes. Alex Gordon takes Ryan Pressly deep to tie the game in the 7th inning… Your browser does not support iframes. Gordon Beckham lines a soft single to right, driving in 2 runs… Your browser does not support […]

35th Annual Sports Emmy® Award nominations announced

The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) today announced the nominees for the 35th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. More than 180 nominees were announced in 39 categories including Outstanding Live Sports Special, Live Series, Sports Documentary, Studio Show, Promotional Announcements, Play-by-Play Personality and Studio Analyst.  The Awards will be given out on Tuesday, […]

Mad Dog joins the MLB Network weekday lineup

“High Heat with Christopher Russo” joins the daily lineup on the MLB Network starting Opening Day and quite frankly, it can’t happen soon enough. Christopher “Mad Dog” Russo, is a longtime sports radio voice who is knowledgeable, opinionated and fun. This will be his first TV-based baseball talk show. Debuting on March 31 at 12:00 […]

The MLB Chen Guangbiao Business-Card Generator

Chris Kirk over on Slate.com points out that Chen Guangbiao doesn’t want to just buy The New York Times (not just an issue but the whole damn operation) but according to his business card that circulated on the web, he’s pretty well accomplished. His card lists him as China’s “Most Influential Person,” “Foremost Environmental Preservation […]