Rod Carew says Major League Baseball/MLB “Should Let the Season Go”:Carew, “No Baseball in 2020”

Posted by Press Release on June 18, 2020 at 3:43 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from CBS Radio Sports and on the Tiki and Tierney Show: Hall of Famer Rod Carew: MLB Should Call Off 2020 Season Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association have reportedly made “significant progress” toward agreeing to terms on a 2020 season. MLB has sent a new proposal to the MLBPA, which reportedly includes …Read the Rest…

Boston Red Sox’ Baseball Hall of Famer Wade Boggs says professional wrestler Curt Hennig(guardian angel) saved his life

Posted by Press Release on June 12, 2020 at 11:45 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from www.wrestlinginc.com….Click Here for more info…. Wade Boggs is in the Baseball Hall of Fame and also has some wrestling ties. He appeared in a vignette alongside his friend Mr. Perfect Curt Hennig in the 90s and later inducted Hennig into the WWE Hall of Fame. Boggs was a five-time batting champion and he talked …Read the Rest…


Florida Governor says ALL of the Professional Sports Teams can come Play in his state:All Professional Sports Teams are Welcome to Practice and Play in Florida

Posted by Press Release on May 13, 2020 at 10:41 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from www.wxii12.com:/CLICK HERE….. ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday/today that all professional sports teams are welcome to practice and play in Florida if they can’t do so in their own state. DeSantis said he believes sporting events and practices can be done safely, but they would be held without fans. “Our people …Read the Rest…

Arizona Governor Says Pro Sports CAN RETURN to his state this Saturday, May 16(With NO Fans)

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from ABC News at www.abcnews.go.com:CLICK HERE to view the entire article….. PHOENIX — Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has opened the door for professional sports to return to the state. Ducey said on Tuesday that professional sports, including MLB, NBA, NHL and NFL can resume without fans on Saturday. The state is slowly starting to reopen …Read the Rest…

Major League Baseball hoping for Early July Return with Fan-Free Stadiums:Minor League Baseball can not make it with Fan-Free Stadiums

Posted by Andy Durham on May 12, 2020 at 1:19 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The word coming in early this week is MLB/Major League Baseball is hoping for a return of baseball in early July…. MLB would love to get going/throwing again right around America’s birthday on July 4…. A July 4 start would be a big spark in the return of baseball, but Major League Baseball would look …Read the Rest…


As Les Nessman used to say, “Sometimes Less Means More”:MiLB reportedly ready to agree to Franchise Contraction

Posted by Andy Durham on April 21, 2020 at 10:51 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

from SportsBusiness.com and you can CLICK HERE to go there, and what they are talking about is reducing the number of Minor League teams that are playing professional baseball…. Reduce the number of Minor League franchises from 160 to 120 teams/franchises… That would eliminate the entire Appalachian League, which fields teams in Burlington, N.C.(Burlington Royals), …Read the Rest…

The Action Network tells us when ALL Sports Seasons might continue plus:Coronavirus & Updated 2020 Sports Calendar(MLB’s Wacky Idea to Bring Baseball Back)/Most Updated Report you’ll find anywhere!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on April 7, 2020 at 5:58 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Is it too soon to be talking about bringing all of this back into focus, and it makes it looks like they’re pushing and rushing the issue, to bring all of the sports back….Maybe this is all too soon, but league owners are looking for a plan…. from the Action Network at CLICK HERE, and …Read the Rest…

Remember that Baseball Bat you used as a kid? That was the Al Kaline bat, and the man known as “Al Kaline, a Detroit Tiger great”, died on Monday(Check out the Al Kaline baseball bat)

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It was either a 32 or a 34 and it sure wasn’t a 28, but that baseball bat you used to use as a kid, that was probably at one time or another, an Al Kaline bat, and the man that made those Al Kaline bats and those Al Kaline gloves famous, it was the …Read the Rest…

Former LA Dodgers, Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox’ key player Bill Buckner gone at age 69:Buckner dies after battling dementia

Posted by Andy Durham on May 27, 2019 at 5:40 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

I remember Bill Buckner from his early days with the Los Angeles Dodgers, when the Dodgers were so good, it was hard to find a starting spot for/on Tommy Lasorda’s club… You had Steve Garvey at first base, Davey Lopes at second base, Bill Russell at shortstop, Ron Cey at third base and Steve Yeager …Read the Rest…

MLB, Atlantic League Announce Experimental Playing Rules and Equipment Changes for 2019:NO Mound visits except for Pitching Changes or Medical Issues/Many more changes!!!

Posted by Press Release on March 8, 2019 at 6:54 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

MLB, ATLANTIC LEAGUE ANNOUNCE EXPERIMENTAL PLAYING RULES AND EQUIPMENT CHANGES FOR 2019 **********Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) announced today the experimental playing rules and equipment that will be in place during the 2019 Atlantic League Championship Season. The list of changes is as follows:********** § Home plate umpire …Read the Rest…

The Pitcher who Pooped in his Pants

Posted by Andy Durham on June 29, 2018 at 11:00 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

*****This is one of the more interesting stories/posts that we have seen on the sports front this week……***** from www.yahoo.com and YAHOO! Sports: Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Archie Bradley, when talking with YAHOO! Sports, revealed a rather embarrassing fact about himself….. He pooped his pants in the bullpen this season and then immediately had to go …Read the Rest…


MLB Draft with Rounds 11-40:Looking back at Tuesday and looking back at Rounds 11-40 through the years

Posted by Andy Durham on June 6, 2018 at 11:49 am under College, High School, Professional | 12 Comments to Read

Today/Wednesday: RHP Matt Frisbee(UNCG) selected by the San Francisco Giants in the 15th Round, overall pick, #436….. INF/CF Cesar Trejo(Ragsdale HS/UNCG) selected by the Seattle Mariners in the 17th Round, with overall pick #508… RHP Cole Aker(Northwest Guilford HS/University of Tampa) 18th round to St. Louis Cardinals with overall pick #543…His dad was the baseball …Read the Rest…

The hottest attraction of the Summer Baseball Season:”The Freeze”

Posted by Andy Durham on June 27, 2017 at 12:05 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

The best thing going on down in Atlanta this Summer, could be the fact that the Braves are winning again, and then it helps to have that brand new Sun Trust Baseball Stadium/Sun Trust Park to play in, but most of all, the hottest attraction in Atlanta and maybe in all of baseball for the …Read the Rest…

Old fighting buddies Chipper Jones and Jim Thome might end up entering the Baseball Hall of Fame together

Posted by Andy Durham on April 18, 2017 at 5:30 pm under Professional | Comments are off for this article

They met in the World Series in 1995, when the Atlanta Braves faced the Cleveland Indians and Chipper Jones and his Braves got the best of Jim Thome and the Indians that time….. Jim Thome got the best of Chipper Jones when they got into a bench-clearing brawl back in 1993….Jones was with the Richmond …Read the Rest…

Justin Guy(Southeast Guilford HS) headed to N.C. Central for College Baseball:Jalen Guy, Devin Sweet, Dallas Newton and Mitch Atkins still looking for the ‘Green Grass’

Posted by Andy Durham on December 12, 2016 at 7:30 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

Justin Guy, Southeast Guilford High School Class of 2017, is headed to N.C. Central University to play college baseball…Guy, a center fielder, has great speed, in fact his speed is in the D.J. Artis neighborhood, and Guy can get on and the around the bases in a hurry and he is so very quick to …Read the Rest…

FOX 8 remembers former baseball announcer Joe Garagiola who has died at age 90/Ken Howard(The White Shadow) dies today too at age 71

Posted by Press Release on March 23, 2016 at 4:54 pm under Professional | Read the First Comment

from www.myfox8.com: Beloved baseball announcer and former MLB player Joe Garagiola has died at the age of 90, the Arizona Diamondbacks confirmed Wednesday. Garagiola started broadcasting games for NBC in 1961 and became the familiar play-by-play voice for fans across the country for nearly three decades after. Thanks to his NBC contract, Garagiola served as …Read the Rest…

From Brian Hall(WFMY NEWS 2 Sports): Josh Tobias(Southeast Guilford HS) has signed with the Phillies[On the way to Williamsport Crosscutters]

Posted by Press Release on June 29, 2015 at 2:38 pm under College, High School, Professional | Comments are off for this article

from Twitter road agent Brian Hall with WFMY NEWS 2 Sports….Tobas has signed with the Phillies and has reported to Williamsport in the New York-Penn League….We saw Josh on the Williamsport Crosscutters roster Sunday and now Brian Hall has confirmed the signing…Congrats to JT…. Brian Hall ?@bhallwfmy 17m17 minutes ago North Carolina, USA SE Guilford …Read the Rest…


GreensboroSports.com’s 2014 World Series Preview with Stuart Barefoot

Posted by Guest Columnist on October 21, 2014 at 11:53 am under Professional | Comments are off for this article

Special to GreensboroSports.com from Stuart Barefoot who is BFL/Baseball for Life: The 2014 World Series is set. The San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals will do battle. On Tuesday night, in a best of seven series with the winner being crowned the champions of the world. This probably isn’t the World Series matchup …Read the Rest…