| Mar 12, 2012
| 10:27 PM
The Vanguard University women's basketball team begins play in the NAIA Tournament on Wednesday at the Frankfort Convention Center in Frankfort, Ky.
The Lions (23-6), ranked No. 13 in the final NAIA poll, are making their 11th straight appearance in...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 8:19 AM
The Orioles don’t play until tonight, but I figured I’d give you something baseball-related to read today.
Bert Sugar, best known as a boxing historian, died Sunday from cardiac arrest. He was 75.
Sugar is remembered for wearing his fedora,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 1:52 PM
Once upon a time in baseball, it was easy to enjoy greatness.
Today, in the shadow of performance-enhancing drugs (known as PEDs), enjoying the players who stack up awe-inspiring numbers just ain't easy. Players, rightly or wrongly, are under the...
| Jun 4, 2012
| 9:17 PM
Purdue baseball's Kevin Plawecki was selected 35th overall by the New York Mets in Compensation Round A of the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft Monday, becoming the first Big Ten player picked this year.
Plawecki's draft spot makes...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 9:10 PM
The second time is the charm for Florida's Mike Zunino.
The Gator catcher won the coveted Johnny Bench Award Thursday night, handed out to the best Collegiate Catcher in the Country. Zunino was a nominee in 2011 and watched it given to Jake Lowry of...
| Sep 19, 2012
| 2:27 PM
As Major League Baseball's pennant races come down the stretch, baseball royalty was right here in the Roanoke Valley on Tuesday night. Johnny Bench, the Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame catcher and 14-time All Star, sat down to touch on a variety of topics....
| Nov 21, 2012
| 5:29 PM
Ann Marie Surovy is a lifelong San Francisco Giants fan still basking in the glow of the team's recent World Series sweep over the Tigers.
Surovy is quite fond of Buster Posey, the Giants catcher and recently named National League MVP.
| Nov 15, 2012
| 3:46 PM
The awards continue to roll in for Gerald Demsey Posey III, the South Georgia native better known as "Buster." Three weeks after earning his second World Series ring and being named a Silver Slugger and the recipient of the Hank Aaron Award, the former...
| Oct 6, 2010
| 9:33 PM
With the baseball playoffs underway, it is somehow heartening to see a press release from the metro D.C. police department timed so perfectly. The headline: Police Seek to Reunite Collector with Baseball Cards. The lead paragraph: Officers from the...
| Nov 8, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Which of these candidates should be elected to the baseball Hall of Fame?online surveys Former New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner will be on the Hall of Fame veterans committee ballot next month, the Hall of Fame announced Monday. Steinbrenner.......
| Jan 13, 2011
| 4:33 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY â From time to time, we're going to try on this blog to give you some flavor of the cities where the Orlando Magic play their road games....