As part of “Marian Catholic Night” at Guaranteed Rate Field in Chicago this week, Sister Mary Jo Sobieck threw out the first pitch before the Kansas City Royals took on the White Sox. And what a first pitch it was.
After completing the 1973 season with 713 home runs, Hank Aaron needed just four games in the 1974 campaign to pass Babe Ruth on baseball’s all-time Home Run list with number 715.
Deadspin takes the Washington Nationals to task for firing Dusty Baker as well as the entire coaching staff. The Nationals look like fools making this move.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, injured in June in a shooting in my hometown of Alexandria, Virginia, threw out the ceremonial first pitch before Game 1 of the NL Division Series between the Washington Nationals and Chicago Cubs on Friday night. What a great moment and what a great pitch!
Last night, Randy Arozarena of the Springfield Cardinals hit one of the most amazing hits for a triple you’ll see in any baseball game against the Midland RockHounds.