5:17 pm July 13, 2015 | No Comment
Ajax, Ontario. The United States and Cuba may have reached a deal to restore diplomatic ties but there was no sign of warming relations during their baseball clash at the Pan American Games on Sunday. The preliminary round game, which the United States won 5-2, came less than two weeks after the countries formally agreed […]
11:37 am March 20, 2015 | No Comment
Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred has declared his intention to play an exhibition game in Cuba in 2016 even though a Cuban baseball official said the two sides had yet to start talks.
9:30 am December 9, 2014 | No Comment
Monaco. Baseball and softball, out of the Olympics since the 2008 Beijing Games, edged closer to a return to the world’s biggest multi-sports event on Monday when the IOC approved program changes. The two sports now have one foot in the Tokyo 2020 Olympics after the International Olympic Committee gave the green light for sports […]
1:23 pm October 28, 2014 | No Comment
Kansas City, USA. On the brink of losing the World Series, the Kansas City Royals arrived home confident they could defeat the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday to force a one-game title showdown. The Giants, seeking their third crown in five seasons, carry a 3-2 edge in Major League Baseball’s best-of-seven final ahead of game […]
2:39 pm October 27, 2014 | No Comment
San Francisco. Madison Bumgarner proved his big-game brilliance with a four-hit shutout of the Kansas City Royals on Sunday that put him into the Fall Classic record books and the Giants within a win of the title. The young lefty lifted the Giants to a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven with a 5-0 win that […]
12:42 pm October 22, 2014 | No Comment
The San Francisco Giants brought Kansas City Royals' perfect postseason to a shuddering end with an emphatic 7-1 win in the opening game of the World Series on Tuesday.
10:14 am April 1, 2014 | No Comment
Opening Day unfolded across the United States on Monday with the promise of warmer days, the familiar scent of hot dogs sizzling on the grill and a batch of surprises in Major League Baseball's annual day of celebration.
3:51 pm March 27, 2014 | No Comment
The New York Yankees are Major League Baseball’s most valuable team for a 17th consecutive year, coming in at more than triple the league’s average value, according to a survey released by Forbes on Wednesday. The 27-time World Series champion Yankees were valued at $2.5 billion, a nine percent jump from last year and comfortably […]
5:00 pm November 3, 2013 | No Comment
Boston. Revelers packed the streets of Boston on Saturday to celebrate the Red Sox’s first World Series win at home since 1918, a triumph that came just six months after deadly bombings at the Boston Marathon tested the city’s resolve. Players and officials boarded duck boats — amphibious vehicles normally used to ferry tourists — […]
10:55 am October 29, 2013 | No Comment
St. Louis. Boston is on the brink of an eighth World Series title after a David Ross double and terrific pitching from Jon Lester lifted the Red Sox to a 3-1 win over St. Louis. Lester won the pitching duel over Cardinals starter Adam Wainwright on Monday as the two teams with the best records […]