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A Performer Whose Love of Baseball Is No Act – New York Times

Sunday, May 11, 2014

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Baseball: Results and links for Saturday, May 10 – NJ.com

Sunday, May 11, 2014

SATURDAY’S STAFF COVERAGE • Bishop Ahr 13, Timothy Christian 0: Matt Stavropoulos doubled, tripled and had three RBI and two runs as 18th-seeded Bishop Ahr rolled past 29th-seeded Timothy Christian in the Greater Middlesex Conference Tournament play-in round. Game report || Box score || Look back at live updates • Washington Township 7, Moorestown 1: Defending Diamond Classic champion Washington Township, No. 14 in The Star-Ledger Top 20, started its title defense on the…

A True Fan Takes On a Film About the Game – New York Times

Saturday, May 10, 2014

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In a baseball marriage, the players are in charge of their careers, and the … – Washington Post

Friday, May 09, 2014

Monday night, when the skies opened at Nationals Park, the games continued under the concourses, just outside of the home clubhouse. Grayson and Cruz Desmond jitterbugged about, each dressed in a little Nationals jersey with little Nationals pants, each wearing No. 20 with “Desmond” stitched across the back. Grayson tugged a plastic bat. Cruz tossed a tiny rubber baseball. “We’re staying,” said Chelsey, maybe midway through what became a rain…

‘Million Dollar Arm’ actors had to learn baseball quickly – SportingNews.com

Friday, May 09, 2014

facebook twitter googleplus tumblr pinterest On a gloriously sunny day in the middle of June, I was given a behind-the-scenes look into the making of “Million Dollar Arm,” the Disney movie starring Jon Hamm that will be released nationwide on May 16. This day of filming took place on the Georgia Tech baseball field in Atlanta, a much more cost-efficient place to shoot than Southern California. The film is the…

Yankees’ Derek Jeter has plenty of baseball left in him, so be careful writing … – New York Daily News

Friday, May 09, 2014

Jayne Kamin-Oncea/AP Derek Jeter has been hearing cheers on the road in Anaheim, but rest of Yankee fans should not give up on retiring captain just yet. Here is an American League manager and a good one, one from outside Derek Jeter’s division, talking about Jeter on Wednesday, now that Jeter has put more than 100 at-bats into the books in the last season of baseball he…

Baseball: St. John’s is back in WCAC finals; Flint Hill’s winning streak … – Washington Post

Friday, May 09, 2014

With those wins, the Cadets punched their ticket to their first WCAC final series since winning it in 2011. “We’re really excited,” St. John’s Coach Mark Gibbs said. “The kids are excited to play and we’re excited to go back. Whoever we see it will be a tough and good series.” The fourth-ranked Cadets survived the WCAC regular season, where the No. 2 to No. 7 teams were separated by…

Growing addiction among baseball players: Tommy John surgery – CBSSports.com

Friday, May 09, 2014

Braves pitcher Kris Medlen in recovering from a second Tommy John surgery. (USATSI) More MLB: Power Rankings | Expert Picks | Latest news & notes | Fantasy news Baseball’s hottest performance-enhancing treatment can’t be injected, snorted or swallowed. It’s delivered by a man in a mask, holding a knife, and pitchers everywhere want it. James Andrews is one of the men in the mask, one of the men with the…

Baseball: St. John’s is back in WCAC finals; Flint Hill’s winning streak … – Washington Post

Thursday, May 08, 2014

With those wins, the Cadets punched their ticket to their first WCAC final series since winning it in 2011. “We’re really excited,” St. John’s Coach Mark Gibbs said. “The kids are excited to play and we’re excited to go back. Whoever we see it will be a tough and good series.” The fourth-ranked Cadets survived the WCAC regular season, where the No. 2 to No. 7 teams were separated by…

Minor League Baseball Team Takes 17-1 Lead and Still Loses – ABC News

Thursday, May 08, 2014

A minor league baseball team took a 17-1 lead Wednesday — and still lost. The Burlington Bees, an Iowa-based Class A minor league team affiliated with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, built the lead against the Clinton LumberKings on the strength of a fifth-inning grand slam by catcher Cambric Moye. It’s just one of those games. Burlington sends 12 men to the plate in the 5th, nine cross the…

The Baseball Video Game Championship Belt – FiveThirtyEight

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Sony’s critically beloved “MLB: The Show” series makes the leap to the PlayStation 4 Tuesday, a new platform for a franchise that has been, by any standard, the undisputed champion of console baseball gaming for nearly a decade. Granted, that distinction comes by default this year, after 2K Sports announced the discontinuation of its MLB 2K series.1 But if “The Show” hasn’t had meaningful competition to spur it on the past…

With Faith And Focus, Mariano Rivera Became Baseball’s ‘Closer’ – NPR

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

i i hide captionMariano Rivera says handling the pressure of being a closer wasn’t easy. “You have to know who you are and your abilities and how to block all these things that are thrown at you,” he says. Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Mariano Rivera says handling the pressure of being a closer wasn’t easy. “You have to know who you are and your abilities and how to block all these…

How to Visit All 30 Major-League Stadiums in 30 Days – Slate Magazine

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

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With Faith And Focus, Mariano Rivera Became Baseball’s ‘Closer’ – NPR

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

i i hide captionMariano Rivera says handling the pressure of being a closer wasn’t easy. “You have to know who you are and your abilities and how to block all these things that are thrown at you,” he says. Patrick McDermott/Getty Images Mariano Rivera says handling the pressure of being a closer wasn’t easy. “You have to know who you are and your abilities and how to block all these…

Jackson State baseball team loses equipment in bus fire – CBSSports.com

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

The Jackson State baseball team’s bus caught fire on Monday. (Brian Anslow) More MLB: Power Rankings | Expert Picks | Latest news & notes | Fantasy news The Jackson State University baseball team lost most of its equipment and luggage in a bus fire along I-20/59 in Alabama on Monday, according to Mike D. Smith of the Birmingham News. Most importantly, no one was injured. “We are relieved that everyone…

Baseball Falls at Creighton, 4-3, in 10 – SHU Pirates

Monday, May 05, 2014

May 3, 2014 Final Stats BOX SCORE (.pdf) OMAHA, NEB. – The Seton Hall baseball team rallied to tie the game in the sixth inning, but lost on a walk-off single in the bottom of the 11th to Creighton, 4-3, on Saturday. The loss snaps a five-game win streak and drops the Pirates to 33-10 overall and 7-4 in the BIG EAST. Seton Hall got on the scoreboard first with…

Winston reinstated to FSU baseball team after community service – CBSSports.com

Monday, May 05, 2014

Jameis Winston has been reinstated to the FSU baseball team. (USATSI) Doyel: One suspension enough for Winston | Fowler: Sit Winston for 2014 opener After serving the required community service for shoplifting crab legs from a Tallahassee Publix, Jameis Winston has been reinstated to the Florida State baseball team. Winston was issued a civil citation for the incident and was required to complete 20 hours of community service. The Heisman…

Baseball: Updated NJSIAA power points through May 4 – NJ.com

Monday, May 05, 2014

Here are the NJSIAA baseball power points for games played through Sunday, May 4. Teams accumulate power points and residual points from their first 15 games and the first 15 games of their opponents through the cutoff date of May 9. Note: The accuracy of power points is dependent on the timeliness of schools reporting event results to njschoolsports.com. Teams are required to report game results to njschoolsports.com in order…

Jameis Winston reinstated to team – ESPN

Monday, May 05, 2014

Big Challenge, Big Questions The Pac-12 is loaded at QB, but the questions are on defense. Miller » Clearer Picture While Big 12 QBs are mostly unsettled, there is some clarity. Trotter » ‘I Recuse Myself’ Will the selection committee’s recusal policy work? Schlabach » NCAA Football Home

Auburn’s baseball shut out again by Mississippi State; Tigers drop fifth … – The Huntsville Times – al.com

Monday, May 05, 2014

AUBURN, Alabama — For the second straight night, Auburn’s offense had no solution for Mississippi State’s starting pitcher.