Tag Archives: baseball

  • This Day In Sports History (July 13th) – 1982 MLB All-Star Game

    This Day In Sports History (July 13th) – 1982 MLB All-Star Game

    It was on this day in 1982 that the 53rd annual Major League Baseball All-Star Game was played.  The game took place at Olympic Stadium in Montreal, Canada, which marked the first time that the Mid-Summer Classic was held outside of the United States. The National League went on to win the game 4-1, led […]

  • 13 Best Players You Won’t See At The 2012 MLB All-Star Game

    13 Best Players You Won’t See At The 2012 MLB All-Star Game

    The 2012 Major League Baseball All-Star Game takes place tonight at 7:30 ET at Kansas City’s Kauffman Stadium, where the National League will try to win their 3rd Mid-Summer Classic in a row over the Junior Circuit—a notion that was utterly unthinkable just 5 years ago. And if you’re under the impression that the game […]

  • Royals Fans Boo Yankees’ Robinson Cano During Home Run Derby (Video)

    Royals Fans Boo Yankees’ Robinson Cano During Home Run Derby (Video)

    In case you were wondering, Kansas City Royals fans hate the Yankees. Actually, hate probably isn’t a strong enough word. Let’s try loath. Or maybe abhor. Anyway, you get the idea. And, after last night’s Home Run Derby at Kauffman Stadium in KC, so does Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano, who was hands-down the most […]

  • Royals Closer Jonathan Broxton Has Some Big Pants To Fill (Video)

    Royals Closer Jonathan Broxton Has Some Big Pants To Fill (Video)

    Kansas City Royals closer Jonathan Broxton is 1-1 with a 1.99 ERA, and he has successfully converted on 21 of his 24 save opportunities this season.  At a whopping 6’4″, 300-pounds, it goes without saying that his absence from the Royals lineup would leave the rest of his team with some rather big shoes pants […]

  • This Day In Sports History (July 6th) – 1983 MLB All-Star Game

    This Day In Sports History (July 6th) – 1983 MLB All-Star Game

    It was on this day in 1983 that the 54th annual Major League Baseball All-Star Game was played.  The game took place at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois, home of the Chicago White Sox. This game took place exactly 50 years to the day that the first All-Star Game was held, also at Comiskey Park.  […]

  • 9 Most Disappointing MLB Players Of 2012 (So Far)

    9 Most Disappointing MLB Players Of 2012 (So Far)

    Whether these MLB players are letting down fans of their favorite team or destroying fantasy rosters, they are all major league disappointments. As we are just shy of the season’s halfway mark, the sample size is large enough to decipher who just struggled a little out of the gate and who is failing to play […]