baseball

  • Dodgers wait to hear how long Turner out with broken wrist

    The Los Angeles Dodgers might’ve caught a break with Justin Turner’s broken wrist. The All-Star third baseman is expected to heal without surgery, manager Dave Roberts said Tuesday. No definitive word yet on how long Turner will be out. Turner was injured Monday night when he was hit by...
  • Documentary follows American baseball players going to bat for the Jewish state

    They built it, and they came. In June 2014, The Times of Israel was the first to report that Major League Baseball sportswriter Jonathan Mayo and his childhood friend filmmaker Jeremy Newberger hoped to organize a Birthright Israel-type trip for professional Jewish American baseball players, and make a film...
  • Former Atlanta Braves GM banned from baseball

    ATLANTA – The former general manager for the Atlanta Braves has been essentially banned from baseball. John Coppolella was placed on Major League Baseball’s permanently ineligible list on Tuesday for rule violations in the international market. The team will also lose its top prospect as part of the penalty....
  • 13-year old baseball player who homered at SunTrust Park gains national buzz!

    ATLANTA – His strength and technique can knock a baseball into the stands at SunTrust Park…and he’s only 13 years old. Jayce Blalock first gathered attention at this summer’s Little League World Series when he hit a grand slam for his Peachtree City Team. Then later, at a batting...
  • Terry Collins says he is leaving as New York Mets manager after seven seasons

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Terry Collins says he is leaving as New York Mets manager after seven seasons.   Source: Newsok Featured Image: Bluffton Today  Inset Image: Double G Sports ...
  • Atlanta Braves For The Win Against The Mets!

      BRAVES WIN! Final: #Braves 9, Mets 2.#ChopOn pic.twitter.com/WzajJP8b1D — Atlanta Braves (@Braves) September 25, 2017 💐💪💐💪 Tyler Flowers launches a 2-run homer and puts the #Braves up 7-2!#ChopOn pic.twitter.com/VSNvfD4xOB — Atlanta Braves (@Braves) September 25, 2017   Source: Twitter Photo: Steve Schaefer/AFP/Getty Images...
  • Young Girl Carried out after being hit by a line drive!

     It might be the shot heard around the baseball world: the rocket-like foul ball that hit a young girl at a New York Yankees game. In the hours after the girl was struck in the face by the 105-mph screamer, the game’s commissioner vowed to push harder for all...
  • Toddler hit in face by foul ball at New York Yankees game! See Shocking Video!

    BRONX, New York (WABC) — A young New York Yankees fan was injured after being hit by a foul ball at Yankee Stadium Wednesday afternoon. “She’s doing alright, just uh keep her in your thoughts,” the victim’s father said. The father of the 2-year-old baby girl hit in the...
  • At 59, blind athlete embraces new challenges

    DECATUR, Ga. – At 59, Delores “Dee” Butler is just beginning to hit her stride.  She’s a regular at Planet Fitness in Decatur, one of three gyms to which she belongs. Butler works out with her sister, Linda. Butler, who is blind, says she’s always been pretty active. Lately,...