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RBI Baseball 14 appears on Xbox Marketplace with April 9 release date – GameSpot

Sunday, April 06, 2014

R.B.I. Baseball 14 will release on Xbox Live Arcade on April 9, according to the product description posted to Xbox.com. The game’s official Twitter account stated that it has not made any official announcements on the release date yet, but that it will very soon. R.B.I. Baseball 14 brings the series back after a 20-year absence. R.B.I. Baseball 95 was the last entry in the series, which launched in 1994…

Florida State and Notre Dame baseball got creative during weather delay in … – Tomahawk Nation

Sunday, April 06, 2014

While the evening’s baseball game was slated for a 6 p.m. start, the weather in Tallahassee had different plans, forcing the Florida State and Notre Dame baseball clubs to take matters into their own hands. I’m calling it the ‘Rain Delay Games.’ What started as a harmless game of dugout bowling, where each team took their turn rolling a baseball towards a stack of cups stationed on the…

Week 2 Fantasy baseball waiver-wire talk – CBSSports.com

Sunday, April 06, 2014

Emilio Bonifacio, SS, Cubs; 63 percent owned, +49 percent We’ve seen this before Emilio Bonifacio, through five games, 2009: .583 BA, four stolen bases, nine runs scored Emilio Bonifacio, though four games, 2014: .579, four stolen bases, three runs scored Bonifacio is certainly capable of being the best player in baseball for a week every six years or so, at least. At 28, there probably isn’t much left for Bonifacio…

R.B.I. Baseball 14 listed in Xbox Marketplace for April 9 launch – Polygon

Saturday, April 05, 2014

Major League Baseball Advanced Media’s latest entry in the R.B.I. Baseball franchise, R.B.I. Baseball 14 — the first since 1995 — is listed with an April 9 release date for Xbox Live Arcade on Xbox.com. A price for the game is not listed, though it will include leaderboards and offline play for two. Previous reports suggested the game could launch on April 10. In January, the developer announced that…

Husky baseball soars with new park, new attitude – The Seattle Times

Saturday, April 05, 2014

Lindsay Meggs remembers when the Washington baseball team mustered more energy on the road than it ever did at its dilapidated ballpark. “Many times, it was almost a letdown to come back home,’’ he said. Those days are long past, however. When Washington takes the field Friday against Oregon, the buzz should be reverberating through the immaculately rebuilt Husky Ballpark. This three-game series with the Ducks shapes up as the…

Baseball|Buzz From Tokyo to Toronto Evokes Another Yankee Debut – New York Times

Saturday, April 05, 2014

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Chicago Celebrates A Century Of Baseball At Wrigley Field – NPR

Friday, April 04, 2014

When the first pitch is thrown between the Chicago Cubs and the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday, it will mark the start of the 100th professional baseball season at iconic Wrigley Field. The ball park on Chicago’s North Side, known as the Friendly Confines, opened as the home of the Chicago Federals 100 years ago this month. The Cubs moved there two years later, and in all that time the Cubs…

University of Central Arkansas, Arkansas-Little Rock baseball teams throw down … – FOXSports.com

Friday, April 04, 2014

The University of Central Arkansas baseball team took down Arkansas-Little Rock in 11 innings Wednesday night, but the real drama came in the 10th. A lengthy argument followed a hit-by-pitch in the bottom of the frame, according to the game story on the school’s website, eventually resulting in one coach shoving another to the ground and both dugouts spilling onto the field. The brawl delayed the game by roughly 20…

Tornado Approaching Double-A Baseball Game Creates Amazing Pictures – Bleacher Report

Friday, April 04, 2014

RIGHT NOW: This is the tornado moving into McKinney, Texas. Via @DFWscanner pic.twitter.com/oOmkeunxSx — PzFeed Top News (@PzFeed) April 4, 2014 Baseball fans at a Double-A baseball game on Thursday had a frightful experience when a tornado was spotted behind the stadium. The Frisco RoughRiders—the Texas Rangers’ Double-A affiliate—were set to open the season at home against the Northwest Arkansas Naturals on April 3. Unfortunately, there was a dangerous storm system…

Baseball Power Rankings (Week 7) – ESPN

Friday, April 04, 2014

Larry Goren/Four Seam Images via AP ImagesCal Poly left-handed pitcher Matt Imhof is part of a starting staff that has been lights out. It was another cold slap of reality for teams in the ESPN Power Rankings. A full 15 of the 20 teams in last week’s rankings took on losses, and eight of those teams lost two or more games. So far in 2014, the attrition rate is getting…

6 now charged in grocery store baseball bat fight – KCCI Des Moines

Friday, April 04, 2014

A sixth person was has been charged in connection with a fight outside the Windsor Heights Hy-Vee store Tuesday. Watch video of this story Danny Butts, 24, was taken to Polk County Jail on an assault with injury charge.  Police said he is the sixth person, and likely the last, to be charged in the case. Police said when they arrived at the scene in the 7000 block of University…

Red Sox top O’s, retain Eye On Baseball Heavyweight Championship – CBSSports.com

Friday, April 04, 2014

Koji Uehara and the Red Sox still have the belt. (USATSI/CBSSports.com) More MLB: Scoreboard | Standings | Probable Pitchers | Sortable Stats | Odds The first round of full series in the 2014 Major League Baseball season have been concluded, and that means it’s time for the people who enjoy fun in these parts to bring back the Eye On Baseball Heavyweight Championship. Obligatory aside: No, this most certainly isn’t…

Brawl Erupts During Arkansas College Baseball Game – ESPN

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Brawl Erupts During Arkansas College Baseball Game NEXT VIDEO Brawl Erupts During Arkansas College Baseball Game Brawl Erupts During Arkansas College Baseball Game College Basebrawl College Basebrawl Harsh Winter Has Teams Itching For Spring Harsh Winter Has Teams Itching For Spring A brawl erupted and marred another college baseball game Wednesday night, as the benches cleared in the 10th inning of a game between Arkansas-Little Rock and Central Arkansas in…

ESPN.com news services – ESPN

Thursday, April 03, 2014

A violent brawl erupted and marred another college baseball game Wednesday night as the benches cleared in the 10th inning of a game between Arkansas-Little Rock and Central Arkansas. The melee, which was captured in several videos posted online, was touched off after an argument on the infield, just feet in front of the plate, between Arkansas-Little Rock coach Scott Norwood and Central Arkansas coach Allen Gum, which resulted in…

Jose Fernandez, the next best pitcher in baseball – CBSSports.com

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Jose Fernandez is on his way to becoming the best pitcher in baseball. (USATSI) More MLB: Scoreboard | Standings | Probable Pitchers | Sortable Stats | Odds On Monday, Marlins right-hander Jose Fernandez made some history by becoming the youngest Opening Day starter in the National League since Doc Gooden in 1985. The 21-year-old was an All-Star last year, winning the Rookie of the Year and finishing third in the…

Fixing Baseball’s Old-People Problem – Businessweek

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Major League Baseball has the oldest fans of the four major U.S. professional sports. During the World Series last fall, according to data gathered by Sports Media Watch, roughly half of TV viewers were 55 or older—and only 6 percent were under the age of 18. For the whole of last season, the median age for viewers of nationally telecast baseball games on Fox (FOXA), ESPN (DIS), TBS (TWX), and…

Baseball is a big attraction on LA’s cultural scene this week – Los Angeles Times

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum opens “Baseball! The Exhibition” on Friday, showcasing 800 or more artifacts documenting some of the biggest stars and moments in the game’s history, including separate galleries on Dodgers history, on Babe Ruth, and on Reagan’s connection to baseball, going back to his start in public life ad-libbing the play-by-play of Chicago Cubs games from a radio studio in Des Moines. Reagan’s radio…

The Gruesome Leg Injury From Baseball’s Opening Day That Happened in the … – TheBlaze.com

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

The game between the Los Angeles Angels and Seattle Mariners hadn’t even officially begun before a major injury befell someone on the diamond. It all began with the ceremonial pitch. Vladimir Guerrero, who signed a one-day contract with the Angels and retired Monday, threw the pitch to hitting coach Don Baylor who was poised on one knee to catch the ball. While it might initially look like an innocuous moment, Baylor twisted…

Fixing Baseball’s Old-People Problem – Businessweek

Wednesday, April 02, 2014

Major League Baseball has the oldest fans of the four major U.S. professional sports. During the World Series last fall, according to data gathered by Sports Media Watch, roughly half of TV viewers were 55 or older—and only 6 percent were under the age of 18. For the whole of last season, the median age for viewers of nationally telecast baseball games on Fox (FOXA), ESPN (DIS), TBS (TWX), and…