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  • Phillies nominee for Roberto Clemente Award announced

    The Phillies' nominee for the Roberto Clemente Award was announced Tuesday. Shortstop Jimmy Rollins is the five-time defending National League's nominee. The annual award recognizes a Major League Baseball player who best represents the game of baseball throug
  • MLB legends gather to remember Astros legend Joe Niekro

    MLB legends gather to remember Astros legend Joe Niekro
    Astros pitching ace Joe Niekro threw a knuckleball that was often unhittable. Joe and his Hall of Fame brother, Phil Niekro, established history together that still stands. "When I was with Cleveland, I pitched against Detroit and won that game. That...

    Orioles first base prospect Tyler Townsend shelved again

    Orioles first-base prospect Tyler Townsend, a Delaware native who was the organization’s third-round pick in 2009 out of Florida International, is hurt again and has no set timetable for returning to action. Townsend, 24, injured his right wrist in...

    Catcher's interference costs Orioles in 4-3 loss to Rays

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- Orioles manager Buck Showalter and his staff spend the┬áspring breaking down the game into increments of 90 feet – the distance between the basepaths. But one ninth-inning mistake in Thursday’s Grapefruit League game against...

    Former Mariners Pitcher Sets Record

    Former Mariners Pitcher Sets Record
    This ol' man has plenty left in his pitching arm. Forty-seven-year-old Jamie Moyer tossed a two-hitter to become the oldest player in major league history to throw a shutout, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 on Friday night. The...