There is a rich history of Minor League Baseball teams and unique, even strange, team names. Even as times change, there are plenty of eye-popping names in modern times.
In 1994, the Montreal Expos were a talented baseball team who had the best record in Major League Baseball, and were poised to make a World Series run. However, a labor stoppage late in the season derailed their championship dreams and, to this day, is believed to have led to the demise of baseball in Montreal.
A list of the 10 most valuable college baseball teams in the NCAA using revenue produced by the programs. As probably expected, the SEC dominates this list, but check out what other teams made the list. This list of best college baseball revenue could almost be a college baseball rankings list.
Derek Jeter was born on June 26, 1974, in Pequannock, New Jersey to Charles and Dorothy Jeter. When he was four years old, his family moved to Kalamazoo, Michigan so that his father could further his education. This is where Derek began being groomed for his eventual great baseball...
Dale Murphy was born on March 12, 1956 in Portland, Oregon. Murphy began playing baseball at the age of ten in Little League baseball. He was not a star player at first, but Dale continued to play the game and matured mentally and physically. Eventually, he developed into a...
A re-cap of the career and retirement of baseball great Lou Gehrig, 75 years after his retirement.
It's safe to say the majority of us know the common language of baseball. These common terms consist of words like batter, pitcher a ball and a strike. Like a secret handshake, baseball has a long establish language privy to the few who suit up and play.
Today, I want to share with you the most effective approach and technique to hitting that I put into practice. I've found this philosophy and approach to be simple and easy for players to understand. By no means am I saying that this is the all-encompassing answer to all of your hitting problems. I've tested this with 9 year olds to 22 year olds, baseball and softball players and the results have exceeded expectations.
If you want to be a better baseball player, there are a few things that you can improve. You can improve your throwing, especially if you are a pitcher, and you can improve on your fielding skills. To really have an impact on your overall game, though, you will need to become a better hitter. Here are 7 tips that you can use to improve your game at the plate.
It's commonly known that Brad Ausmus is the new manager of the Detroit Tigers. He was a 4 to 1, odds on, Las Vegas favorite. How are the odds makers able to predict outcomes such as this? This article shows what the process likely was.
Jim Leyland has retired. If the goal of the Detroit Tigers is to "win now" because the window of opportunity is "on the clock" - a ticking time bomb - then here is one blueprint of what they must do in this off season before 2014. These are steps in the direction of having a well balanced team.
Graig Nettles had an amazing career as a Major League baseball player. Here are some interesting facts about Graig Nettles. 22 is the number of years that Graig Nettles play professional baseball. His first played in the MLB in 1967 and he retired in 1988. Graig Nettles...