Category: ‘MLB Teams’

Major League Baseball Announces 2013 Postseason Schedules
September 4th, 2013 at 8:20 AM
Schedules for all 2013 postseason games were released by Major League Baseball on Tuesday. The playoffs begin with the National League Wild Card game on Tuesday, October 1. The American League Wild Card game will follow on Wednesday, October 2.  Each National League Division Series will begin on Thursday, October 3 and...

Atlanta Braves Tied for 2nd-Most Strike-Outs in MLB
August 29th, 2013 at 1:08 PM
The Atlanta Braves do not have the most strike-outs in baseball; they're close, however. The Braves currently sit at 1, 127 strikeouts on the year - tied with the Minnesota Twins for 2nd in all of baseball. The Houston Astros currently lead the category with 1,252 strikeouts. Coming into the season, it...

Expanded Instant Replay Coming to Major League Baseball in 2014
August 15th, 2013 at 3:39 PM
After meeting with representatives from all 30 Major League Baseball teams, commissioner Bud Selig announced that expanded instant replay review is coming to the game, Yahoo! Sports reports. The proposed measure will be voted on in November. MLB vice president Joe Torre presented the ideas to the teams on Wednesday; the...

Major League Baseball Owners Meet to Discuss Instant Replay Expansion
August 14th, 2013 at 11:10 AM
Major League Baseball owners will meet later today to discuss whether or not to expand the use of instant replay during games. Baseball began using instant replay in 2008 on disputed boundary home run calls. Baseball purists, always concerned with any major changes to the game, will not be a proponent...

Arizona Diamondbacks’ Cody Ross Could Have Avoided Injury with Basic Hustle: Video
August 12th, 2013 at 4:09 PM
The Arizona Diamondbacks lost Cody Ross for the season with dislocated hip when tripped and landed awkwardly on first base Monday, but that could have been remedied if he was running hard on the play. ***VIDEO1*** Ross hit a hard grounder to third and wasn't exactly hustling down the line when tripped...