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Puerto Rico’s spirit is alive on the baseball fields – ESPN

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

8:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Flying into Puerto Rico, you have to have a window seat. On the left are the turquoise sea and blue skies. On the right are the beautiful green mountains. But for the baseball fan, the night show is even more impressive, with the lights of baseball fields shining everywhere you look. It’s an immense archipelago of lit fields; the…

Puerto Rico’s spirit is alive on the baseball fields – ESPN

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

8:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Flying into Puerto Rico, you have to have a window seat. On the left are the turquoise sea and blue skies. On the right are the beautiful green mountains. But for the baseball fan, the night show is even more impressive, with the lights of baseball fields shining everywhere you look. It’s an immense archipelago of lit fields; the…

Puerto Rico’s spirit is alive on the baseball fields – ESPN

Monday, May 15, 2017

8:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Flying into Puerto Rico, you have to have a window seat. On the left are the turquoise sea and blue skies. On the right are the beautiful green mountains. But for the baseball fan, the night show is even more impressive, with the lights of baseball fields shining everywhere you look. It’s an immense archipelago of lit fields; the…

Baseball: Southern Section playoff pairings – Los Angeles Times

Monday, May 15, 2017

BASEBALL SOUTHERN SECTION DIVISION 1 First round, Thursday, 3:15 p.m. •Redondo at No. 1 Huntington Beach •Servite at Cypress •West Ranch at El Dorado •Dana Hills at Harvard-Westlake •Hart at Vista Murrieta •Orange Lutheran at Corona •Mission Viejo at Riverside North •Damien at No. 4 South Hills   •San Clemente at No. 3 Sherman Oaks Notre Dame •Redlands East Valley at Corona Santiago •Mater Dei at Millikan •Dos Pueblos at…

Daily Fantasy Baseball Advice for May 15 – FOXSports.com

Monday, May 15, 2017

Starting pitcher: This pitching slate is atrocious. There’s not a guy on it who can be considered a safe cash game play … Brandon McCarthy ($9,100) is in play because the Giants have been MLB’s worst-hitting team vs. RHP (.277 wOBA) … The White Sox are the next worst at .281, making Chavez a decent option … Perdomo is mentioned above … The Hail Mary is Matt Cain ($6,100), who…

MLB legend Alex Rodriguez says this baseball lesson helped him succeed in business – CNBC

Monday, May 15, 2017

<!– –> VISIT CNBC.COM VISIT CNBC.COM Home Entrepreneurs Leadership Careers Money Specials SHOWS Leadership Leadership 2 Hours AgoCNBC.com Former Yankee great Alex Rodriguez had two dreams as a kid. He wanted to be a professional baseball player and a CEO. “Ever since I was 10 years old, I sat on my father’s lap [and said] I have two dreams: [One was] to be a Major League Baseball player, but that…

The Times’ high school baseball rankings – Los Angeles Times

Monday, May 15, 2017

A look at the top 25 high school baseball teams in the Southland: Rk. School (W-L) Next (last week’s ranking) 1. HUNTINGTON BEACH (26-4) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (1) 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (23-7) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (2) 3. HARVARD-WESTLAKE (22-4-2) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (3) 4. EL TORO (22-7-1) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (6) 5. MOORPARK (24-3) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (4) 6….

Puerto Rico’s spirit is alive on the baseball fields – ESPN

Monday, May 15, 2017

8:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Flying into Puerto Rico, you have to have a window seat. On the left are the turquoise sea and blue skies. On the right are the beautiful green mountains. But for the baseball fan, the night show is even more impressive, with the lights of baseball fields shining everywhere you look. It’s an immense archipelago of lit fields; the…

The Times’ high school baseball rankings – Los Angeles Times

Monday, May 15, 2017

A look at the top 25 high school baseball teams in the Southland: Rk. School (W-L) Next (last week’s ranking) 1. HUNTINGTON BEACH (26-4) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (1) 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (23-7) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (2) 3. HARVARD-WESTLAKE (22-4-2) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (3) 4. EL TORO (22-7-1) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (6) 5. MOORPARK (24-3) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (4) 6….

Max Scherzer, unable to dodge a baseball, manages to dodge a bullet – Washington Post

Monday, May 15, 2017

Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer remained in the game after being hit by a line drive in the fourth inning. (Mark Tenally/AP) When the line drive hit his knee, sending one of the toughest players on the Nationals to his knees, then to his back, writhing in agony, everything seemed to crumble. Max Scherzer spun and stumbled and fell to the ground, got up, stumbled, and went down again. The…

College Baseball Rankings Top 25 For May 15 – Baseball America

Monday, May 15, 2017

Oregon State clinched the Pac-12 Conference championship and swept the Civil War series at Oregon in a banner week, and retained its top spot in the Baseball America Top 25, powered by Louisville Slugger. The Beavers’ conference championship is their fifth since 2005, the most in the Pac-12 since the league eliminated its divisional format in 1999. They have dominated the Pac-12 this season, sweeping six of their nine series…

The Times’ high school baseball rankings – Los Angeles Times

Monday, May 15, 2017

A look at the top 25 high school baseball teams in the Southland: Rk. School (W-L) Next (last week’s ranking) 1. HUNTINGTON BEACH (26-4) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (1) 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (23-7) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (2) 3. HARVARD-WESTLAKE (22-4-2) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (3) 4. EL TORO (22-7-1) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (6) 5. MOORPARK (24-3) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (4) 6….

UND baseball players find success with new teams – Bismarck Tribune

Monday, May 15, 2017

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The Times’ high school baseball rankings – Los Angeles Times

Monday, May 15, 2017

A look at the top 25 high school baseball teams in the Southland: Rk. School (W-L) Next (last week’s ranking) 1. HUNTINGTON BEACH (26-4) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (1) 2. ST. JOHN BOSCO (23-7) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (2) 3. HARVARD-WESTLAKE (22-4-2) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (3) 4. EL TORO (22-7-1) SS Division 1 playoffs, Thursday (6) 5. MOORPARK (24-3) SS Division 2 playoffs, Friday (4) 6….

Former baseball umpire Steve Palermo dies at 67 – Los Angeles Times

Monday, May 15, 2017

Former big league umpire Steve Palermo, whose accomplished career ended when he was shot trying to break up a robbery in 1991, has died. He was 67. Major League Baseball announced Sunday that Palermo had died, without providing details. Palermo, who lived in the Kansas City area, had been in poor health. Palermo broke into the majors late in the 1976 season and joined the American League staff the next…

Tim Tebow playing baseball in New Jersey? Tim Tebow playing baseball in New Jersey – Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia

Monday, May 15, 2017

LAKEWOOD, N.J. — It’s Tebow Time at the Jersey Shore. After his first game in the area was rained out Saturday, Tim Tebow took to the field at FirstEnergy Park on Sunday to play against the Lakewood BlueClaws, the Single A Affiliate of the Phillies, as a member of the Columbia Fireflies, the Single A Affiliate of the New York Mets. Well-known for winning the Heisman Trophy and two National…

Happy Mother’s Day, baseball fans – Twinkie Town

Monday, May 15, 2017

Today is that Sunday in May we know as Mother’s Day—in case you forgot (you’re welcome, you handful of horrible children I just reminded). I am not a mother, but I do have a mother, and she’s great! In fact, my mother is the reason I love baseball, but you might have already known that because I talk about her a lot. I have many stories that I could tell…

Being the best in regular season means little come baseball playoff time – Los Angeles Times

Monday, May 15, 2017

Huntington Beach High School deserves to put up a banner that says, “Best baseball team in Southern California, best baseball team in California and best baseball team in America for the regular season.” The Oilers (26-4) have shown over four months that they have the best one-two pitching combination in Hagen Danner and Nick Pratto; the best clutch hitters in Danner, Pratto and Ben McConnell; the best pitching depth; the…

Tabor set for NAIA baseball postseason – Wichita Eagle

Monday, May 15, 2017

Postseason college baseball returns to Hutchinson this week as the NAIA Baseball Championship opening rounds begin at nine sites across the nation. Five teams will compete at Hobart Detter Field in a double-elimination bracket with the winner advancing to Lewiston, Id. for the NAIA World Series. It’s a spot Tabor College has reached twice in three years, and the Blue Jays have once positioned themselves to make a run at…

Happy Mother’s Day, baseball fans – Twinkie Town

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Today is that Sunday in May we know as Mother’s Day—in case you forgot (you’re welcome, you handful of horrible children I just reminded). I am not a mother, but I do have a mother, and she’s great! In fact, my mother is the reason I love baseball, but you might have already known that because I talk about her a lot. I have many stories that I could tell…