Cubs prospect Jorge Soler attacks opposing dugout with bat

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Chicago Cubs prospect Jorge Soler was ejected from a minor league game on Wednesday night after he was involved in a bench-clearing incident. Initial reports claim Soler attacked the opposing dugout with a bat. Yikes. Details are still a little vague, but Soler's Daytona Cubs were facing the Clearwater Threshers in a ...

Pedro Alvarez Could Be Next For The Pittsburgh Pirates

Monday, June 14th, 2010

The Pittsburgh Pirates have already brought up top prospects Brad Lincoln and Jose Tabata in the past week but they might not be done. Third baseman - and former top pick - Pedro Alvarez might be getting a call-up from the Triple-A Indianapolis Indians sometime this week. There was speculation late ...

You Just Never Know Who You’ll Run Into At The Ballpark

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

My roommate’s birthday was last week and as a supplementary gift his mom gave him two suite tickets for Monday’s Indianapolis Indians game. It's 5:30 p.m. He walks into my room asking if I’d like to make a 7 p.m. first pitch. I figure it’s a Monday night, the tickets provide ...

Link Dump! Brought To You By Jack Bauer

Wednesday, July 8th, 2009

Where are the links? WHERE ARE THEY? Oh those wacky minor league baseball giveaways - Thunder Treats Roy Halladay = trade bait - Outside the Boxscore Would you trust The Bron? - That NBA Lottery Pick Thomas Jones and his amazing technicolor dream cars - The Legend of Cecilio Guante Heh heh heh heh heh ...

Did They Play On A Little League Field?

Monday, June 29th, 2009

In the High Class-A California League they play a version of what the rest of us call "baseball"  but apparently they do things a bit differently. They have to, right? That could be the only explanation for why the Lake Elsinore Storm beat the High Desert Mavericks 33-18 yesterday. In ...

Kevin Costner Has an Economic Stimulus Package for Zion, Ill.

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

Leave it to Kevin Costner to bring the people of Lake County, Ill., a little bit of good news in these economically troubled times. Mr. Costner is about to create some jobs. How? Well, let me tell you: He's the "primary owner" of a minor league baseball team that's going to ...

Let’s Be the Judge and Jury for this Idiot

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

You may remember this little nugget of news from over the summer. Cubs pitching prospect Julio Castillo got a little riled up as his Peoria Chiefs and the Dayton Dragons engaged in a pretty serious brawl in heated Midwest League action. What you can see in the video is Castillo winding ...