Remembering Derek Jeter’s “Flip” From the 2001 ALDS

Friday, September 26th, 2014

The MLB playoffs are about to start and eight teams have already punched their tickets to baseball's big dance. The divisional series will be broadcast on FOX Sports 1, and to get you ready for October baseball we're going to take a look back at some of the best moments in MLB ...

MLB Rumors: Tons of teams after Jon Lester

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

As baseball's 2014 trade deadline approaches it is looking more and more like the Boston Red Sox will move Jon Lester out of town. Reports late Tuesday night confirm that at least four teams are after the 30-year-old three-time All-Star. The Oakland A's, St. Louis Cardinals, Los Angeles Dodgers and Pittsburgh Pirates are ...

La Russa opens Hall of Fame Pandora’s Box

Tuesday, July 29th, 2014

In all their cleverness, the Baseball Writers Association of America attempted an end run around the steroid era last week when it announced the timeframe of eligibility on the Hall of Fame ballot would be shortened from 15 years to 10. But in its infinite stupidity, the BBWAA actually left the flank ...

Jarrod Parker to undergo second Tommy John surgery

Monday, March 17th, 2014

Jarrod Parker has developed into one of the Oakland A's best pitchers and a guy who could develop into one of the top righties in the American League. Unfortunately that will have to wait, as Parker will undergo Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow for the second time. A few ...

Chargers vs. Raiders start time moved back due to MLB playoffs

Monday, September 30th, 2013

The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders play in Week 5 of the 2013 NFL season and were set to kick off at 4:25 p.m. ET next Sunday. Well thanks to the Major League Baseball playoffs, that game's start time has been moved to 11:35 p.m. ET. The Oakland A's will ...

Milton Bradley convicted of abusing wife

Monday, June 3rd, 2013

On Monday a jury in Los Angeles convicted former Major League Baseball outfielder Milton Bradley of abusing his estranged wife. The 35-year-old former All-Star was convicted of nine misdemeanor counts, including four counts of spousal battery, one count of assault with a deadly weapon and one count of making criminal threats. ...

Time To Bust Out Bartolo Colon Fat Jokes!

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

I like my jokes like my women: easy. (Just kidding! About half of that statement.) There's nothing easier than a good fat joke, as generations of comedians dating back to Henry VIII have proven to us. So when Bartolo Colon was handed a 50-game suspension by Major League Baseball on Wednesday, ...

Rollie Fingers Still Rocking Handlebar Mustache 40 Years Later

Friday, April 20th, 2012

On Friday the Oakland A's began a two-day celebration of the team's first World Series championship back in 1972. Former closer Rollie Fingers was on hand and, as you would expect, his famous handlebar mustache was a topic of conversation. The Hall of Famer claimed that in spring training of 1972, ...