Nationals GM Mike Rizzo takes shot at Phillies manager Joe Girardi following accusations of Max Scherzer

UPDATE: Well, now Washington Nationals GM Mike Rizzo has weighed in on Philadelphia Phillies manager Joe Girardi following him requesting for Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer to be checked for a foreign substance on three occasions on Tuesday night. “It’s embarrassing for Girardi,” Rizzo said. It’s embarrassing for the Phillies. Was he playing games? Of course … Read more

Nationals P Max Scherzer undoes belt, taunts Phillies manager Joe Girardi [Video]

When you have had enough, you have had enough! That is exactly what happened on Tuesday night when Washington Nationals pitcher Max Scherzer was furious after Philadelphia Phillies manager Joe Girardi asked the umpire to check Scherzer or foreign substances for the third time in the same game. Watch as Scherzer throws his hat and … Read more

Philadelphia Phillies fan catches 97 mph foul ball with one hand, does not drop snack [Video]

There are web gems and then there are WEB GEMS. On Sunday night, a Philadelphia Phillies fan made a WEB GEM that even impressed former MLB player, Alex Rodriguez. Watch as this fan catches a 97 mph foul ball with one hand while still holding on to his snack. Maybe the Philadelphia Eagles should sign … Read more

More positive COVID-19 tests force postponement of Phillies, Blue Jays series

Well, this isn’t good. A couch and a club member for the Philadelphia Phillies have tested positive for COVID-19, forcing Major League Baseball to postpone their double-header on Saturday against the Toronto Blue Jays and subsequent game on Sunday. The team released the following satement: “The Phillies have received the results of yesterday’s testing. While … Read more

BREAKING: Former MLB Cy Young winner Roy Halladay dies in plane crash

Former two-time Cy Young Award winner and eight-time All Star Roy Halladay was killed when his ICON A5 light sport aircraft crashed in the Gulf of Mexico. After initial reports couldn’t confirm the identity of the pilot, it was soon confirmed that it was indeed Halladay. The deceased has been confirmed as Roy Doc Halladay. — … Read more

JUST IN: Detroit Tigers making final push, only trail by 1/2 game

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

If you happen to be a die-hard fan of the Detroit Tigers, the 2017 season has been a very difficult one to watch. Yet, with just six games remaining in the regular season, they have put themselves in position to accomplish a feat not many thought they could pull off. In fact, thanks to an … Read more

Tigers release 2017 Spring Training broadcast schedule

The Detroit Tigers have released their 2017 Spring Training broadcast schedule, seven of which will be television broadcasts on Fox Sports Detroit, as well as 21 radio broadcasts on WXYT. Dan Dickerson and Jim Price will be back behind the microphones to call games that are broadcast on 97.1 FM The Ticket and WXYT 1270 … Read more

Meet the Tigers’ pick from Friday’s Rule 5 Draft, LHP Daniel Stumpf

Things did not go according to plan for the Detroit Tigers at the 2016 Winter Meetings. They were one of a number of teams that made zero transactions during the week in Maryland. But they did not leave completely empty-handed. On Friday morning, the Tigers did make a selection in the Rule 5 Draft, picking former … Read more

MLB team payrolls again proving that a World Series cannot be bought

Mid-September’s arrival means that the baseball playoff races are in full swing. As of this writing, teams across the league have between 16-18 games remaining on their schedules, and the only race with an already definitive outcome is in the National League Central, as the Chicago Cubs have wrapped up the division title. But how have teams … Read more

ON THIS DAY: Joe DiMaggio goes 3 for 4, extends hitting streak to 56 games

Probably my favorite record to discuss when the topic of ‘records’ is brought up in a sports related conversation between me and someone else or me and a group of people. The history that surrounds Joe DiMaggio‘s 56 game hitting streak, while playing for the New York Yankees, will forever and ever live on in … Read more