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  • Coaches, parents protest potential homelessness housing site placement near baseball fields September 26, 2021 5:46 am Fox 40 - California SACRAMENTO, Calif. (KTXL) — The City of Sacramento continues to work on addressing the homelessness crisis and getting those people off the street and into a safe area. But one Sacramento-area Little League is against the city’s proposed option of housing …
  • Salem man makes pitch to honor Baseball Hall of Famer's Greensburg grid stint September 26, 2021 4:15 am Trib Live - Pennsylvania Fans of Major League Baseball may know that Pennsylvania native and early pitching star Christy Mathewson was an inaugural member of the sport’s Hall of Fame — entering posthumously in 1936 with the likes of Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Babe Ruth and Honus …
  • EMU, Oakland universities eyed for baseball league — if booze is OK'd September 26, 2021 3:38 am The Detroit News - Michigan Lansing — A summer baseball league could expand to two Michigan university stadiums, but only if new legislation allows them a liquor license.  A recently introduced House bill would amend liquor laws to include the baseball stadiums of Eastern Michigan …
  • Brewers celebrate Mr. Baseball's 50th season September 26, 2021 2:01 am WISN 12 - Wisconsin MILWAUKEE BREWERS LEGEND BOB UECKER IS GETTING RECOGNIZED TONIGHT AT AMERICAN FAMILY FIELD. 12 NEWS HILLARY MINTZ JOINS US FROM THE BALLPARK WITH A LOOK AT THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION. HILLARY: WE HAVE A STANDING OVATION, BOB UECKER IS THROWING OUT …
  • Fantasy baseball: The under-the-radar players who could provide big boost September 26, 2021 1:00 am New York Post After six long, arduous months of drafting, trading, and spending every Sunday sifting through an incredibly deep free agent pool, your quest for a fantasy baseball championship is finally nearing its end. We are heading into the final week of the MLB …
  • Cloyd Boyer, Last of a Three-Brother Baseball Rarity, Dies at 94 September 25, 2021 9:12 pm The New York Times A shoulder injury shortened his major league career, leaving him with a 20-23 record. Long afterward, he maintained that his chances of coming back from the injury had been spoiled by the baseball wisdom of his time and an odd bit of instruction from Eddie …
  • These two-start pitchers may be key to closing out fantasy baseball crown September 25, 2021 5:54 pm New York Post By the end of this week, your league will be crowning its champion. Assuming you’re still alive and haven’t been focused on fantasy football since June, there’s still more work to be done to make sure you’re the one wearing the championship belt. Getting …
  • Howard Palmetto Baseball Opens Registration for its 60th Year September 25, 2021 5:43 pm Miami's Community News - Florida Howard Palmetto Baseball and Softball Association has been a foundation of the South Florida baseball and softball community since 1962.  As we gear up for our 60th year playing in the Pinecrest and Palmetto Bay area, a new generation of alumni stands …
  • Directives issued for Police to wear T-Shirt and Baseball Cap when on extra duties September 25, 2021 2:28 pm Gozo News The Malta Police Union (MPU) said that directives have been issued to members of the Force as part of industrial dispute regarding Traffic Management which still remains unsolved. MPU said that as from 6am tomorrow – Sunday, all members of the Force …
  • This Date in Baseball, Sept. 25 September 25, 2021 12:49 pm Cumberland Times News Sept. 25 1941 — Pete Reiser’s homer and Whitlow Wyatt’s five-hitter helped Brooklyn beat the Boston Braves 6-0 and clinch the Dodgers’ first pennant in 21 years. 1955 — Detroit’s Al Kaline, at the age of 20, became the youngest player to win a batting …
  • Conor McGregor makes Cristiano Ronaldo comparison to deflect baseball pitch September 25, 2021 11:58 am Daily Mirror The UFC star threw a wayward first pitch earlier this week at a Chicago Cubs game, but he's deflected criticism by boasting about topping the Forbes' highest-paid athlete list this year Video LoadingVideo Unavailable The video will auto-play …
  • More North Dakota baseball players who held MLB records September 25, 2021 11:17 am INFORUM Mudcat Grant, in 1965, became the first African American pitcher to win 20 games in a season in the American League. With a 21-7 record for the pennant-winning Minnesota Twins, he also became the first Black pitcher to win an American League game in the …
  • What baseball team do you love to root against? September 25, 2021 10:56 am New York Post Let’s face it: As much joy as we can get out of our favorite teams winning, there are few feelings that compare with the satisfaction of that team losing. You know the one: the rivals (whether they’re from right across town or all the way across the …
  • Adamson mourns death of baseball star Jerome Yenson September 25, 2021 8:05 am Manila Bulletin News / National / Adamson mourns death of baseball star Jerome Yenson The Adamson University mourned the death of baseball star Jerome Yenson. Yenson was found dead in his home in Nueva Ecija on Friday, Sept. 24. He was 24. “Your memories and the …
  • Van Nuys Church Vandalized by Masked Suspect With Baseball Bat September 25, 2021 8:01 am The Epoch Times Eight windows of the St. Peter Armenian Apostolic Church in Van Nuys, California, were smashed by a masked suspect with a baseball bat in the early morning hours on Sept. 23. Fr. Shnork Demirjian, the church’s parish priest, said the vandalism induced fear …
  • Aurora area to host Ripken Baseball tourney September 24, 2021 11:56 pm Chicago Tribune - Illinois According to Ripken Baseball officials, they chose the destinations for the tournament based on the availability of professional quality sports facilities, combined with family-friendly attractions and entertainment options. The tournament is expected to …
  • Ontario increases sporting events capacity, ahead of baseball playoffs, NHL season September 24, 2021 10:13 pm Penticton Herald TORONTO - Ontario is opening the door wider for fans at sporting events, just in time for the NHL season and baseball's stretch drive. Attendance for Maple Leaf and Raptors games at Scotiabank Arena will be capped at 50 per cent capacity or 10,000, …
  • Vintage Baseball Game Celebrates N.H. Man’s Legacy On The Diamond September 24, 2021 6:35 pm New Hampshire Public Radio Baseball might be called America’s pastime, but how much do you know about the sport’s history? A vintage baseball game in Mont Vernon is highlighting the contributions of New Hampshire’s “Doc” Adams to baseball history. Adams is considered by some to be …
  • Rudd Foundation gives $1 million for youth baseball organization's planned education center September 24, 2021 5:16 pm Bizjournals
  • Countdown To Grand Opening Of Tampa Baseball Museum At The Al Lopez House September 24, 2021 2:54 pm The Free Press - Tampa - Florida