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Fans Hoping to Heckle Astros Spring Opener Get Signs Stolen

Fans Hoping to Heckle Astros Spring Opener Get Signs Stolen

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Fans hoping to heckle the sign-stealing Houston Astros at their spring opener were met with quite the coincidence.
MLB host rips Giants for banning Aubrey Huff from World Series reunion

MLB host rips Giants for banning Aubrey Huff from World Series reunion

MLB Network's "Mad Dog" says Giants are hypocritical for supporting Bonds but shunning the controversial Huff.
WATCH: Manfred Apologizes for Calling World Series Trophy a ‘Piece of Metal’

WATCH: Manfred Apologizes for Calling World Series Trophy a ‘Piece of Metal’

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred apologized Tuesday for what he called a disrespectful reference to the World Series trophy as a “piece of metal.”
The Nationals Beat the Astros. They Still Feel Overshadowed.

The Nationals Beat the Astros. They Still Feel Overshadowed.

“It’s disappointing that becomes the talk of the off-season,” Stephen Strasburg said of the Astros and their sign-stealing scandal.
The Nationals Beat the Astros. They Still Feel Overshadowed.

The Nationals Beat the Astros. They Still Feel Overshadowed.

“It’s disappointing that becomes the talk of the off-season,” Stephen Strasburg said of the Astros and their sign-stealing scandal.
Pete Rose Has Done His Time

Pete Rose Has Done His Time

He should be allowed back into baseball and be eligible for the Hall of Fame.
AP Source: MLB Mulling Playoff Expansion, Allowing Teams to Select Opponents

AP Source: MLB Mulling Playoff Expansion, Allowing Teams to Select Opponents

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball is considering expanding the playoffs to nearly half the 30 teams and allowing higher-seeded wild-card teams to choose opponents.
LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles

LA City Council Says Dodgers Should be Awarded Series Titles

LOS ANGELES (AP) — With Los Angeles fans reeling from news that two of the Dodgers’ recent World Series opponents were linked to a cheating scandal that tipped off batters to what pitch was about to
Baseball’s Existential Crisis

Baseball’s Existential Crisis

The Astros cheating scandal calls into question the fundamental values of the game.
The Houston Astros’ Cheating Scandal: Sign-Stealing, Firings and Other Questions

The Houston Astros’ Cheating Scandal: Sign-Stealing, Firings and Other Questions

The team fired its manager, A.J. Hinch, and general manager, Jeff Luhnow, just after Major League Baseball handed them one-year suspensions.
Houston Astros Cheating Scandal: Sign-Stealing, Firings and Other Questions

Houston Astros Cheating Scandal: Sign-Stealing, Firings and Other Questions

The team fired its manager, A.J. Hinch, and general manager, Jeff Luhnow, just after Major League Baseball handed them one-year suspensions.
AJ Hinch, Jeff Luhnow Fired for Astros’ Sign Stealing

AJ Hinch, Jeff Luhnow Fired for Astros’ Sign Stealing

HOUSTON (AP) — Astros manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow were fired Monday after the pair were suspended by Major League Baseball for the team’s sign-stealing during Houston’s run to the
The Real Story of Faith Hope Consolo

The Real Story of Faith Hope Consolo

'She covered up who she really was,' said a friend.
Don Larsen Became an Unlikely Legend in 9 Perfect Innings

Don Larsen Became an Unlikely Legend in 9 Perfect Innings

Larsen’s singular accomplishment, a perfect game in the 1956 World Series, is a testament to the whims of the baseball gods.
Don Larsen, Yankee Who Pitched Only Perfect Game in World Series History, Dies at 90

Don Larsen, Yankee Who Pitched Only Perfect Game in World Series History, Dies at 90

He retired after 14 seasons with a losing record for his career, but for one day in 1956 he was the picture of perfection.
Don Larsen, Yankee Who Pitched Only Perfect Game in World Series History, Dies at 90

Don Larsen, Yankee Who Pitched Only Perfect Game in World Series History, Dies at 90

He retired after 14 seasons with a losing record for his career, but for one day in 1956 he was the picture of perfection.

MLB Odds: Gerrit Cole’s Reported Yankees Contract Shifts World Series Lines

New York Yankees fans aren’t alone in daydreaming of glory after waking up to news of Gerrit Cole’s impending arrival... Read More »
Former Astros Pitcher Says Team Electronically Stole Signs in 2017

Former Astros Pitcher Says Team Electronically Stole Signs in 2017

Mike Fiers and anonymous sources told The Athletic that Houston, which won the 2017 World Series, had used a camera and a trash can to steal signs and convey the information to batters.
Trump Honors World Series Champion Nationals at the White House

Trump Honors World Series Champion Nationals at the White House

"Everyone fell in love with Nats baseball," Trump said
Leftists Vow to Cancel Nats' Kurt Suzuki for Donning MAGA Hat: He 'Should Be Banned from Baseball'

Leftists Vow to Cancel Nats' Kurt Suzuki for Donning MAGA Hat: He 'Should Be Banned from Baseball'

Leftists on social media blew a collective fuse after Washington Nationals catcher Kurt Suzuki donned a MAGA hat during the White House’s welcoming ceremony for the World Series champions.