Buyers and sellers beware, MLB trade deadline looms

With one week to go before next Monday's trade deadline, Major League Baseball's haves and have-nots are sizing each other up for a pennant push this season or a build-up for the future

Buyers and sellers beware, MLB trade deadline looms

By Larry Fine (Reuters) – With one week to go before next Monday’s trade deadline, Major League Baseball’s haves and have-nots are sizing each other up for a pennant push this season or a build-up for the future. Teams in the “cellar” often become “sellers” in July, and there are plenty of bottom-dwelling ball clubs […]

Japan’s Ichiro takes MLB hits record for foreign-born player

Ichiro Suzuki notched another milestone in his long career on Thursday when he became the most prolific foreign-born hitter in the history of Major League Baseball (MLB).

Japan’s Ichiro takes MLB hits record for foreign-born player

(Reuters) – Ichiro Suzuki notched another milestone in his long career on Thursday when he became the most prolific foreign-born hitter in the history of Major League Baseball (MLB). The 43-year-old Japanese rightfielder reached the mark when he had two hits for the Miami Marlins against the Cardinals in St. Louis. With 3,054 career hits, […]

Baseball Returns To Twitter, But Future Still Uncertain For Streaming Sports

Baseball Returns To Twitter, But Future Still Uncertain For Streaming Sports

This Friday, Major League Baseball returns to Twitter! It’s been a crazy year for fans of streaming sports. Last year, Twitter signed a non-exclusive deal to broadcast Thursday Night Football games for the 2016 NFL season. Then, in July, they announced weekly broadcasts out-of-market games from Major League Baseball (MLB) and the National Hockey League (NHL). For a brief moment in […]