|Sunset at Turner Field in Atlanta|
It's a staple of this Sunday feature: Sunset from a ball park.
I run one every year. It never seems to get old.
|Eduardo Nunez just gained|
20.5 games in the standings
going from the Twins to
the first-place Giants.
|A.J. Pierzynski has caught more games than Johnny Bench,|
Yogi Berra and Gabby Hartnett -- or a lot of other people.
The @Twins announced today the franchise has retained Korn Ferry to assist the team in its search for new baseball operations leadership.— Dustin Morse (@Twins_morsecode) July 26, 2016
|Aroldis Chapman may have the fastest pitch in|
major league history.
The Cubs are 55-1 going into the 9th with lead, 53-1 going into 8th, 53-5 into 7th. The upside for *any* reliever add is limited.— Dan Szymborski (@DSzymborski) July 25, 2016
Gibson has plenty of fans in scouting realm. Analytics depts? Not so much. https://t.co/yrtFIBwLXL— Mike Berardino (@MikeBerardino) July 25, 2016
|David Ortiz embedded this ball into the Pesky Pole|
down Fenway Park's right field line during
batting practice Thursday before facing the Twins.
|Miguel Sano plays third base on|
the Fourth of July.
|Jose Altuve of the American League and Carlos Gonzalez|
of the National League after Gonzalez was caught stealing
in the fourth inning of the All Star Game.
Mauer ranks as the second best defensive 1B in the AL according to the new @sabr defensive index totals pic.twitter.com/9dbmwenyIv— Cody Christie ⚾️ (@NoDakTwinsFan) July 15, 2016
That one is going to hurt Boston if Pomeranz turns back into a pumpkin. https://t.co/BHupRuLKLe— John Manuel (@johnmanuelba) July 14, 2016
|Eduardo Nunez turns two over the sliding Paul|
Goldschmidt in the ninth inning.
|Kurt Suzuki has yet|
to be charged with a
passed ball this year,
but there have been
20 wild pitches in his
480-plus innings caught.
|Kennys Vargas awaits Max Kepler (26) as Kepler|
brings his grand slam home Sunday.
|Hands up, everybody! Jayson Werth of the Nationals and the|
Mets middle infielders react after Werth was deemed to
have violated the new rules on double-play slides.
|Byron Buxton gets checked out Friday night|
after losing his confrontation with the outfield wall
in Arlington, Texas. He's to have an MRI exam
today after he was carted off the field,
“I humiliated myself; I embarrassed this organization,” Allen said. “They could have very easily told me to take a hike. They could have thrown me to the curb, and they didn’t. They probably saved my life with everything they just did. For that, I thank them from the bottom of my heart.”
|Kevin Jepsen: Walks|
up, strikeouts down,
|Mike Trout jokes with Jose Altuve during Monday's|
game in Anaheim.
I can't wait to get started on the 2017 Baseball America Short-Term Seasonal Apprentice Handbook.— Ben Badler (@BenBadler) June 30, 2016
That "short term seasonal apprenticeship" you know, where a team owns you for six years and can pay you below the min wage the entire time.— CJ Nitkowski (@CJNitkowski) June 30, 2016
I've never attended an MLB draft pick's signing when a team mentions a kid starting his "short-term seasonal apprenticeship" in the minors.— Jose de Jesus Ortiz (@OrtizKicks) June 30, 2016
I wonder if anyone will break Mike Hessman's all time short-term seasonal apprenticeship home run record that took him 19 years to set...— Todd Van Steensel (@toddvs35) June 30, 2016