Classy move by the Yankees last night for Mariano Rivera’s last appearance at Yankee Stadium in New York. Nice to see one of the class acts in baseball go out like this.
Here’s the Davey Johnson tribute shown at yesterday’s final home game for the Washington Nationals. Some of Davey’s teammates and current and former players got together to wish Davey Johnson well as he is retiring after the season. It’s quite evident Cal Ripken, Jr. is still upset at Jeffrey Maier (video of the incident at(…)
Major League Baseball (MLB) is FINALLY going to enter the 21st century next season by expanding use of instant replay. Click this link to read about the decision at the Boston Globe. I’m wondering if replay would reverse calls like this one or this one at home plate. In any case, it’s about damn time!
See more impressive photos of the cloud formations at this link.
Considering last year’s run to the playoffs, this is a little surprising. Via CBS DC/WNEW D.C. traffic on game nights might seem to indicate otherwise, but apparently the Nationals are one of the least popular teams in baseball. Harris Interactive’s annual report on the popularity of Major League Baseball teams is out, and the Nats(…)
Great read from Adam Kilgore at the Washington Post who’s one of the best beat writers in the baseball business. Adam writes how Bryce Harper had a blast at the 2013 Home Run Derby. Click this link to read it.
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The Washington Nationals are hosting tryouts/auditions next week for the 2013 Racing Presidents. If you go, I hope you fare better than the person in the Jefferson costume in the video above. The Washington Nationals are looking for a few people to suit up with the team. The Nationals don’t need players. They’re looking for(…)