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# mlb - Monday 14 December, 2020

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism
# Baseball
# Baseball

Cleveland to drop 'Indians' from their name after 105 years due to criticism

Dec 14th 2020, 1:34 PM 3,576 Views 18 Comments

Native American groups have branded the moniker as racist, but Donald Trump opposes the move.

# mlb - Wednesday 28 October, 2020

Dodgers end long wait for World Series with 3-1 victory over Rays
# LA Nights
# LA Nights

Dodgers end long wait for World Series with 3-1 victory over Rays

Oct 28th 2020, 8:08 AM 6,118 Views 5 Comments

The Dodgers’ Justin Turner was pulled in the eighth inning after testing positive for coronavirus, but later appeared in the on-field celebrations.

# mlb - Sunday 25 October, 2020

Rays rally with walkoff stunner to level World Series against Dodgers
# Game 4
# Game 4

Rays rally with walkoff stunner to level World Series against Dodgers

Oct 25th 2020, 9:18 AM 5,776 Views 1 Comment

Rays come from 7-6 down in the bottom of the ninth.

# mlb - Wednesday 21 October, 2020

Dodgers strike first as Kershaw steers them to World Series Game One win
# Let's Play Ball
# Let's Play Ball

Dodgers strike first as Kershaw steers them to World Series Game One win

Oct 21st 2020, 8:15 AM 4,476 Views 2 Comments

The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 8-3 as the World Series got underway.

# mlb - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Sign-stealing tensions simmer again as Astros have to dodge Kelly's pitches
# Correa Threatening
# Correa Threatening

Sign-stealing tensions simmer again as Astros have to dodge Kelly's pitches

Jul 29th 2020, 1:42 PM 6,144 Views 1 Comment

It was the first meeting between the sides since the Astros were sanctioned for sign-stealing.

# mlb - Monday 16 March, 2020

Start of new Major League Baseball season pushed back by at least eight weeks
# Shutdown
# Shutdown

Start of new Major League Baseball season pushed back by at least eight weeks

Mar 16th 2020, 7:08 PM 2,528 Views 1 Comment

The 2020 season will not start until mid-May at the earliest.

# mlb - Friday 17 January, 2020

Giants hire first full-time female coach in Major League Baseball history
# Going To San Francisco
# Going To San Francisco

Giants hire first full-time female coach in Major League Baseball history

Jan 17th 2020, 10:13 AM 2,813 Views 0 Comments

Alyssa Nakken will hope to help the Giants to bounce back from a disappointing 2019 season.

# mlb - Tuesday 14 January, 2020

Astros manager and GM banned and sacked in scandal rocking baseball
# MLB
# MLB

Astros manager and GM banned and sacked in scandal rocking baseball

Jan 14th 2020, 11:01 AM 8,136 Views 3 Comments

The duo were deemed to have ignored a warning about illegal ‘sign-stealing’, observing the signals of opposing teams.

# mlb - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Nationals force winner-takes-all World Series decider in explosive Game 6
# World Series
# World Series

Nationals force winner-takes-all World Series decider in explosive Game 6

Oct 30th 2019, 8:38 AM 4,514 Views 3 Comments

Nationals boss Dave Martinez became the first manager ejected in the World Series since 1996.

# mlb - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Astros alive in World Series after Game 3 win in Washington
# MLB
# MLB

Astros alive in World Series after Game 3 win in Washington

Oct 26th 2019, 10:46 PM 3,353 Views 3 Comments

The Astros are back in contention for a second World Series in three seasons after a 4-1 win.

# mlb - Thursday 24 October, 2019

Nationals rout Astros to take command of World Series
# Baseball
# Baseball

Nationals rout Astros to take command of World Series

Oct 24th 2019, 11:06 AM 2,735 Views 1 Comment

The Washington Nationals used a six-run seventh inning to pull away from the Houston Astros and take a 2-0 lead in the series.

# mlb - Thursday 1 August, 2019

Six players and two managers suspended by MLB over Pirates-Reds brawl
# Fracas
# Fracas

Six players and two managers suspended by MLB over Pirates-Reds brawl

Aug 1st 2019, 9:46 PM 5,924 Views 9 Comments

The league has cracked down on both the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds.

# mlb - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies aged 27
# RIP
# RIP

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs dies aged 27

Jul 2nd 2019, 8:31 AM 9,918 Views 1 Comment

Major League Baseball player was found dead in a Texas hotel room on Monday.

# mlb - Saturday 23 March, 2019

Baseball Ireland hoping to join the big leagues
# Field Of Dreams
# Field Of Dreams

Baseball Ireland hoping to join the big leagues

Mar 23rd 2019, 7:45 AM 5,328 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a year to remember for the sport in this country.

# mlb - Wednesday 20 March, 2019

US baseball star set to sign €379m deal - the most lucrative sports contract ever
# Mike Trout
# Mike Trout

US baseball star set to sign €379m deal - the most lucrative sports contract ever

Mar 20th 2019, 11:07 AM 10,434 Views 13 Comments

Mike Trout, 27, has agreed an eye-watering 12-year extension with the LA Angels.

# mlb - Saturday 27 October, 2018

Muncy's walk-off homer sees Dodgers win longest game in World Series history
# Late Late Show
# Late Late Show

Muncy's walk-off homer sees Dodgers win longest game in World Series history

Oct 27th 2018, 10:42 AM 7,169 Views 3 Comments

The Dodgers finally got the better of the Boston Red Sox after a record-breaking seven hours and 20 minutes.

# mlb - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Strong outing from David Price sees Red Sox take 2-0 lead over Dodgers in World Series
# Baseball
# Baseball

Strong outing from David Price sees Red Sox take 2-0 lead over Dodgers in World Series

Oct 25th 2018, 11:33 AM 2,847 Views 3 Comments

Price fired six innings of two-run ball on Wednesday night at Fenway Park as the Red Sox secured a 4-2 win.

# mlb - Wednesday 24 October, 2018

Red Sox top Dodgers in World Series opener
# Bean Town
# Bean Town

Red Sox top Dodgers in World Series opener

Oct 24th 2018, 8:10 AM 4,891 Views 3 Comments

How’d you like them apples?

# mlb - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Orioles become first pro team to wear braille jerseys
# Inclusive
# Inclusive

Orioles become first pro team to wear braille jerseys

Sep 19th 2018, 10:33 AM 5,042 Views 3 Comments

The baseball team were celebrating the 40th anniversary of the NFB’s move to Baltimore.

# mlb - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

Even The Mets had to laugh a little after a humiliating record defeat last night
# The Mets Suck
# The Mets Suck

Even The Mets had to laugh a little after a humiliating record defeat last night

Aug 1st 2018, 3:40 PM 9,187 Views 3 Comments

A 25-4 loss in Washington keeps the Mets firmly on course for a 90-loss season.

# mlb - Sunday 13 May, 2018

'I can remember the faces in the dugout when I told him to go f**k himself': the remarkable tale of Joe Cleary
# Fire
# Fire

'I can remember the faces in the dugout when I told him to go f**k himself': the remarkable tale of Joe Cleary

May 13th 2018, 8:30 AM 11,187 Views 3 Comments

Before PJ Conlon, the Cork native had his moment to shine in Major League Baseball but it didn’t go very well.

# mlb - Friday 11 May, 2018

Star pitcher denies video game caused him to miss Yankees game
# Playing Games
# Playing Games

Star pitcher denies video game caused him to miss Yankees game

May 11th 2018, 7:29 AM 6,890 Views 2 Comments

David Price was scratched from a scheduled start for the Red Sox this week.

# mlb - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

'It's something you dream about' - Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years
# Pitching To Victory
# Pitching To Victory

'It's something you dream about' - Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years

May 8th 2018, 5:12 PM 19,402 Views 21 Comments

A thumb injury didn’t overshadow the occasion as the New York Mets won in Cincinnati.

Rivals Red Sox and Yankees to meet in London double-header next year
# Pitching Up
# Pitching Up

Rivals Red Sox and Yankees to meet in London double-header next year

May 8th 2018, 3:23 PM 2,764 Views 7 Comments

The 2019 games, set for June 29-30 at London’s Olympic Stadium, will be the first regular-season MLB games played in Europe.

# mlb - Monday 7 May, 2018

Belfast-born Conlon set to become Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years
# Representing
# Representing

Belfast-born Conlon set to become Ireland's first Major League Baseball player in 73 years

May 7th 2018, 4:07 PM 8,885 Views 9 Comments

Ireland’s last representative in MLB was Joe Cleary of Cork, who played briefly during the Second World War.

# mlb - Monday 23 April, 2018

Baseball player faces record 21 pitches in unprecedented 13 minutes at bat
# Duel
# Duel

Baseball player faces record 21 pitches in unprecedented 13 minutes at bat

Apr 23rd 2018, 5:29 PM 5,535 Views 2 Comments

“I wasn’t going to give it up, and the pitcher wasn’t either,” Brandon Belt said.

# mlb - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Bryce Harper breaks his bat, still hits a 400 foot home run
# The Bryce Is Right
# The Bryce Is Right

Bryce Harper breaks his bat, still hits a 400 foot home run

Apr 17th 2018, 10:19 AM 3,913 Views 5 Comments

The Nationals star wasn’t about to let some broken lumber stop him from hitting it out of the park.

# mlb - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Yankees and Red Sox clear benches in brawl that renewed baseball's biggest rivalry
# Down To The Brawl Game
# Down To The Brawl Game

Yankees and Red Sox clear benches in brawl that renewed baseball's biggest rivalry

Apr 12th 2018, 4:37 PM 7,706 Views 5 Comments

Just when we thought they were friends…

# mlb - Monday 2 April, 2018

After comparisons to Babe Ruth, Japanese baseball prodigy wins major league pitching debut
# Potential
# Potential

After comparisons to Babe Ruth, Japanese baseball prodigy wins major league pitching debut

Apr 2nd 2018, 1:30 PM 6,135 Views 3 Comments

Shohei Ohtani didn’t hit on Sunday as Albert Pujols was the designated hitter, going zero-for-five.

# mlb - Thursday 29 March, 2018

The Cubs hit the very first pitch of the new baseball season for a home run
# Opening Day
# Opening Day

The Cubs hit the very first pitch of the new baseball season for a home run

Mar 29th 2018, 6:42 PM 5,023 Views 7 Comments

Ian Happ, come on down…

# mlb - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

New York Yankees warned that beer foam art of players could be against the rules
# Trouble Brewing
# Trouble Brewing

New York Yankees warned that beer foam art of players could be against the rules

Mar 28th 2018, 5:31 PM 6,803 Views 1 Comment

According to a Yankees representative, the organisation never had intentions of selling the alcohol with player images to the public.

# mlb - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

Two of baseball's biggest rivals, the Yankees and Red Sox, could meet in London next summer
# Let's Play Ball
# Let's Play Ball

Two of baseball's biggest rivals, the Yankees and Red Sox, could meet in London next summer

Mar 20th 2018, 6:51 PM 3,644 Views 6 Comments

MLB set to follow the NFL and NBA with London experiment.

Baseball player kills and eats bull that broke his elbow
# The Bull Perez
# The Bull Perez

Baseball player kills and eats bull that broke his elbow

Mar 20th 2018, 7:51 AM 9,562 Views 8 Comments

Texas pitcher Martin Perez is not the forgiving kind.

# mlb - Friday 29 December, 2017

How well do you remember the US Sports year?
# It's Quizzness Time
# It's Quizzness Time

How well do you remember the US Sports year?

Dec 29th 2017, 8:00 PM 4,922 Views 3 Comments

Do you know your Super Bowls from your Stanley Cups?

# mlb - Saturday 9 December, 2017

The New York Yankees are about to rock baseball with one of the biggest trades in years
# Empire State Of Mind
# Empire State Of Mind

The New York Yankees are about to rock baseball with one of the biggest trades in years

Dec 9th 2017, 7:29 PM 9,180 Views 4 Comments

It looks like Giancarlo Stanton is heading for the Big Apple.

# mlb - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Baseball world mourns death of ex-MLB star Roy Halladay after his plane crashes in Florida
# RIP
# RIP

Baseball world mourns death of ex-MLB star Roy Halladay after his plane crashes in Florida

Nov 7th 2017, 11:23 PM 5,618 Views 1 Comment

The eight-time All-Star was just 40 years old and was known for his time with the Philadelphia Phillies and Toronto Blue Jays.

There are jars of dirt being sold from the Astros' game 7 World Series win
# Not Dirt Cheap Though
# Not Dirt Cheap Though

There are jars of dirt being sold from the Astros' game 7 World Series win

Nov 7th 2017, 10:48 AM 2,531 Views 0 Comments

Houston Astros fans can remember their first MLB World Series win with unique memorabilia including authentic dirt and first base.

# mlb - Thursday 2 November, 2017

George Springer the star as Astros beat Dodgers and claim first World Series win
# Game 7
# Game 7

George Springer the star as Astros beat Dodgers and claim first World Series win

Nov 2nd 2017, 9:12 AM 3,887 Views 1 Comment

A thrilling series came to a close last night.

# mlb - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Get ready for a late one, because the World Series is heading for game 7 tonight
# Epic
# Epic

Get ready for a late one, because the World Series is heading for game 7 tonight

Nov 1st 2017, 9:48 AM 4,023 Views 0 Comments

Put on a pot of coffee, drink it and start making burgers.

# mlb - Monday 30 October, 2017

Astros edge into World Series lead after epic Game 5
# Classic
# Classic

Astros edge into World Series lead after epic Game 5

Oct 30th 2017, 9:22 AM 3,177 Views 3 Comments

Alex Bregman was the hero as the Houston Astros edged ahead 3-2 in the World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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