The 53rd major-league All-Star Game was the first midsummer classic played outside of the United States, and this landmark game paid tribute to both the global nature of the sport and the proud history of professional baseball in Montreal.1 The two-day celebration had a distinctly international flair that went well beyond the public-address announcements in both French and English.
It was a perfect September afternoon for a ballgame in Washington: 78 degrees and sunny. A sellout crowd of 40,493 awaited the game and a postgame concert by Dierks Bentley. The Nationals fans were hoping to see Gio González (19-8, 2.95 ERA) become the first 20-game winner of the season.
The Nationals’ magic number was one. Either a Nationals win or a Braves loss would clinch Washington’s first NL East Division Championship. There were only three games to play in the regular season, so it seemed as if the championship was the Nationals to lose.
He’s a totally different player than Jed Lowrie. Would he fit on this roster?
The Oakland A’s decision at second base will be their single most consequential move of the offseason. They could wind up with anything from 5-WAR All-Star Jed Lowrie to raw youngster Franklin Barreto to any kind of stopgap veteran in between.
WICHITA, Kan. – Friends University junior guard James Conley put together a versatile performance that has earned him both the KCAC Men's Basketball Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week honors, the league announced today (Dec.
SANTEE, Calif. -- After scoring 27 points, including two free throws with 11 seconds left to defeat No. 2 The Master's on Saturday, Derek Novsek was named by the conference as the GSAC Player of the Week.
The Brewers could “satisfy” the Indians’ needs
More than one team seems to be interested in the services of at two-time Cy Young winner, who knew? According to Tom Hardicourt (correction, someone Tom Hardicourt knows who is familiar with what the Indians are looking for), the Brewers could line up as a potential trade partner for Corey Kluber.
ROCK ISLAND, Ill. – Midland University men's hockey had little trouble picking up a two-game sweep this weekend at Augustana College. The Warriors won the Friday night opener by a score of 7-1 before tallying the most goals in program history during a 17-0 win on Saturday.
Friday's game saw the Warriors jump out 2-0 in the first period behind goals by Trevor Hillman and Wyatt Schulz.
The Milwaukee outfielder could be primed for a bounce back in 2019
It wasn’t long ago the Milwaukee Brewers were pretty high on Domingo Santana, who appeared to be a rising star in the National League.
Freeway Tyson Ross is headed to the Motor City.
The Tigers have signed right-handed pitcher Tyson Ross to a one-year, $6 million deal, according to a Monday afternoon report from The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal.