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# mlb - Sunday 8 November, 2015

A tribe called west: The forgotten Galway brothers who once ruled baseball

The O’Neill brothers from Maam in Connemara went all the way to the Major Leagues.

# mlb - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

One of America’s biggest baseball stadiums has been transformed into a golf course

Yes, you read that right – a golf course inside a baseball stadium!

# mlb - Monday 2 November, 2015

We never quit! Kansas City Royals win the World Series after another incredible comeback By Royal Appointment This post contains videos

We never quit! Kansas City Royals win the World Series after another incredible comeback

The Royals came from 2-0 down in the final innings to win Game 5 and a first World Series since 1985.

# mlb - Sunday 1 November, 2015

There was late drama in Game 4 of the World Series last night Royal Appointment This post contains videos

There was late drama in Game 4 of the World Series last night

The Kansas City Royals can clinch baseball’s biggest prize later tonight.

# mlb - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Syndergaard’s pitch almost decapitates Escobar as the Mets get off the mark

“I certainly wasn’t trying to hit the guy, that’s for sure. I just didn’t want him getting too comfortable.”

# mlb - Thursday 29 October, 2015

The New York Mets have picked a terrible time for their pitchers to go missing

The Kansas City Royals have taken a 2-0 World Series lead.

# mlb - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Records tumble as Royals outlast Mets to take World Series lead

It took 14 innings to separate the two sides.

# mlb - Monday 26 October, 2015

A college dropout who quit his job to play fantasy sports now earns 6 figures

Dave Loughran is the exception, not the rule, however.

# mlb - Saturday 24 October, 2015

Controversial call helps Royals into second World Series in succession

Mike Moustakas was the beneficiary of the call.

# mlb - Friday 23 October, 2015

Despite massive dip in form, Tiger Woods remains the most valuable athlete in the world

Two of golf’s greats remain the leading money men in global sport, while baseball’s most recognisable side lead teams.

# mlb - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Murphy & the Mets sweep the Cubs to reach the World Series

It turns out Back to the Future II lied to us.

# mlb - Monday 19 October, 2015

The Chicago Cubs’ 107-year World Series dream is hanging by a thread

The Mets won again to take a 2-0 lead in the National League Championship Series.

# mlb - Thursday 15 October, 2015

The Texas Rangers scored on one of the strangest plays in playoff history last night

And nobody was sure if it should count or not.

# mlb - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Back to The Future II predicted it and 7 more reasons to hop on the Cubs bandwagon

Having one of the best pitchers in baseball certainly helps.

# mlb - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

The Chicago Cubs went home run crazy to set a new baseball record

The Cubs are one win away from the National League championship series.

# mlb - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

MLB team make history by becoming first organisation to appoint female coach

Justine Siegal will be part of the Oakland Athletics coaching staff.

# mlb - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

One of baseball’s legendary names, Yogi Berra has died RIP

One of baseball’s legendary names, Yogi Berra has died

“It ain’t over ’til it’s over.” The New York Yankees and Mets Hall of Famer was 90.

# mlb - Wednesday 16 September, 2015

# mlb - Friday 21 August, 2015

# mlb - Sunday 16 August, 2015

It’s Sunday so here are our favourite sports images from the last week

Here’s how the week looked through a lens.

# mlb - Monday 27 July, 2015

The Mariners produced one of the rarest plays in baseball last night

The 3-6-2 triple play has not been seen in 60 years.

# mlb - Saturday 25 July, 2015

# mlb - Tuesday 21 July, 2015

This baseball team has a unique way of drying their outfield

We can’t imagine this is the best use of police resources mind.

# mlb - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

A rain cover tried to eat a man during a baseball game last night

Luckily, he had some friends on hand to help.

# mlb - Friday 19 June, 2015

Baseball star dropped after he’s caught ‘liking’ Instagram photos – in the middle of a game

“I was in the bathroom… I just grabbed my phone and checked it.”

# mlb - Thursday 18 June, 2015

# mlb - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

Major League team under FBI investigation for hacking rival’s scouting database

The St Louis Cardinals have been issued with subpoenas.

# mlb - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Woman struck by broken bat at Fenway Park is ‘expected to survive’

A spokesperson for Boston Police has revealed the condition of the Fenway Park spectator injured by a broken bat has improved.

# mlb - Thursday 4 June, 2015

This might just be the managerial rant of the year Ejected This post contains videos

This might just be the managerial rant of the year

Seattle Mariners coach Lloyd McClendon did not go quietly.

# mlb - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Baseball history was made last night in Baltimore

And it was quite surreal.

# mlb - Monday 20 April, 2015

Struggling Chicago Cubs pitcher finds an ingenious way around his throwing ‘yips’

We can guarantee you’ve never seen anything like this before.

# mlb - Tuesday 14 April, 2015

Tom Brady is great at American football… not so much at baseball

You’d expect more from a four-time Super Bowl winner.

# mlb - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Can the hero of ‘Moneyball’ make a successful transition from baseball to soccer?

The club’s front office has heavy American ties and has turned to the Oakland Athletics’ general manager to help out.

# mlb - Friday 13 March, 2015

# mlb - Friday 27 February, 2015

# mlb - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

CC Sabathia turns up for spring training weighing a whopping 22 stone

The Yankees pitcher is two-stone heavier than last year.

# mlb - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Why are baseball players paid so much money?

This week Giancarlo Stanton signed the most expensive deal in the history of US sport.

# mlb - Thursday 30 October, 2014

San Francisco win another World Series as ‘Mad Bum’ delivers on the biggest stage

Madison Bumgarner pitched five scoreless relief innings as the Giants beat the Royals in nailbiting Game 7.

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