Tag Archives: MLB

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/23/09 – Michael Cuddyer

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/23/09 – Michael Cuddyer

    Total Pro Sports – When you think about the power bats in the Minnesota Twins’ lineup, you will often think of the names Justin Morneau and Joe Mauer.  Yesterday afternoon Michael Cuddyer made a case to have his own name added to that mix, and he only needed one inning to do so. Going into […]

  • Phillies’ And Mets’ Fans Just Can’t Seem To Get Along

    Phillies’ And Mets’ Fans Just Can’t Seem To Get Along

    Total Pro Sports – Most people will tell you that baseball’s biggest rivalry is between the New York Yankees and the Boston Red Sox.  That may no longer be the case and we have the video evidence to prove it. This weekend was not the first time Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets fans have […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/19/09 – Cliff Lee

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/19/09 – Cliff Lee

    Total Pro Sports – Last year’s Cy Young award winner didn’t get off to the best of starts, but he is sure making up for that now.  Having won his last six decisions in a row, Cliff Lee was looking to extend that streak against the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Not only would he succeed, but he […]

  • Erika David Botches “God Bless America” At Dodger Stadium

    Erika David Botches “God Bless America” At Dodger Stadium

    Total Pro Sports – Remembering the seven or eight lines that make up America’s most identifiable song does not sound like much of a challenge, but that all seems to change when a stadium packed with people is there to listen. Erika David found that out the hard way, but at least the players seemed […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/18/09 – Joe Mauer

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/18/09 – Joe Mauer

    Total Pro Sports – The Minnesota Twins are not completely out of playoff contention, sitting only 6.5 games back in the American League Central, but last night they were also playing the role of spoiler against the wild card leading Texas Rangers.  Setting the tone was all-star catcher Joe Mauer as the Rangers’ pitching could […]

  • Nats Get R Done, Sign Strasburg To Four Years Of Hell

    Nats Get R Done, Sign Strasburg To Four Years Of Hell

    Total Pro Sports – It came down to the the final minute, or as Nats’ president Stan Kasten will tell you, the final two minutes, but it got done.  Stephen Strasburg is now a part of the Washington Nationals ball club. The deal, reportedly worth slightly more than $15.1 million over four years, occurred late […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/17/09 – Chris Carpenter

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/17/09 – Chris Carpenter

    Total Pro Sports – The St. Louis Cardinals’ Chris Carpenter has dominated the Dodgers over the past couple of seasons and last night was the same old story.  With the top two teams in the National League squaring off, the Cards ace would make sure that his team ended up on the winning side of […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/16/09 – Ryan Howard

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/16/09 – Ryan Howard

    Total Pro Sports – The rain yesterday in Atlanta was enough to delay the beginning of the Sunday night game between the Braves and the visiting Philadelphia Phillies.  Unfortunately for the home town fans, it was not enough to cool down Ryan Howard‘s suddenly hot bat. Howard had two home runs in his previous three […]

  • A Bad Weekend To Be A Baseball Player’s Head

    A Bad Weekend To Be A Baseball Player’s Head

    Total Pro Sports – Whether you are standing in the batters box waiting on a 90 mph fastball, or the one delivering it, baseball can be quite the dangerous game.  It is often described as a non-contact sport, but don’t tell that too Mets third baseman David Wright or Dodgers pitcher Hiroki Kuroda. It happens […]

  • Best (Free) Seats In The House At The New Busch Stadium

    Best (Free) Seats In The House At The New Busch Stadium

    Total Pro Sports – Looks like the recession really is taking its toll on the US. So much so that its starting to affect the national pastime. Pictured here, a penny pincher from St. Louis decided tickets for the Cardinals game were overrated and instead chose to stand just outside the stadium.  They decided the […]

  • Mariners Adrian Beltre Out With Torn Testicle

    Mariners Adrian Beltre Out With Torn Testicle

    Total Pro Sports – Injuries are a part of baseball. From shoulder injuries, to concussions, all the way to the dreaded Tommy John surgery for pitchers. Adrian Beltre of the Mariners suffered quite the embarrassing injury the other night. While playing 3rd base, a ground ball hit by the White Sox Alexei Ramirez hit Beltre […]

  • Cubs Fan Throws A Beer At Phillies Shane Victorino [Video]

    Cubs Fan Throws A Beer At Phillies Shane Victorino [Video]

    Total Pro Sports -  From now on expect the unexpected from baseball fans in the Windy City!!!! Yesterday at Wrigley Field in Chicago, the Philadelphia Phillies were in town to take on the hometown Cubs.  What was dubbed as the return to the MLB for starting pitcher Pedro Martinez, turned out to be a game […]

  • Twins Fan Should Learn How To Spell Before Going To College

    Twins Fan Should Learn How To Spell Before Going To College

    Total Pro Sports – It has always intrigued me how the fans who attend sporting events must always bring big bright signs with them for their chance to get on live television. Well last night was the perfect example as a young lady attending a Minnesota Twins game decided to bring a sign to the […]

  • Red Sox Kevin Youkillis Fights Tigers Rick Porcello During Game [Video]

    Red Sox Kevin Youkillis Fights Tigers Rick Porcello During Game [Video]

    Total Pro Sports – In a game filled with many story lines, the bench clearing brawl seemed to be the focal point. Unfortunate for Junichi Tazawa who was making his major league debut for the Red Sox against the Detroit Tigers last night. This young 23 year old has amazingly never played professional baseball up […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/10/09 -Troy Tulowitzki

    The Stat Line Of The Night – 08/10/09 -Troy Tulowitzki

    Total Pro Sports – This year may just go down as the year of the cycle. Troy Tulowitzki of the Colorado Rockies joined a staggering total of 6 players hitting for the cycle this year. The list consists of(in order), Orlando Hudson, Ian Kinsler, Jason Kubel, Michael Cuddyer and Melky Cabrera. To add to already […]