The 1980 MLB Draft produced four current managers and a GM

Thursday, November 7th, 2013

The Chicago Cubs are reportedly set to name current San Diego Padres bench coach Rick Renteria their new manager and that has led to a real oddity in baseball history. Apparently the 1980 Major League Baseball draft was the place to go to find future managers. While mostly known as the ...

Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox combine for 29 runs

Friday, June 28th, 2013

A wild game it was at U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago on an overcast Friday evening. It was far from a pitchers' duel in the first game of a doubleheader between the Cleveland Indians and Chicago White Sox, as the two teams combined to score 29 runs. The Cleveland Indians drove ...

Boston Red Sox: Terry Francona Will Attend Fenway Anniversary

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

After initially claiming he would not attend the 100th anniversary celebration of Fenway Park, Terry Francona has changed his mind and will be there. Francona and the Boston Red Sox had a bit of a rough parting last September and he took a job as an analyst for ESPN. He will ...

Epstein to Chicago Apparently A Thing

Wednesday, October 12th, 2011

So will they end up calling it The Curse of Theo, or The Curse of Tito? According to media reports from all corners of the country -- well, maybe not the southwest corner -- Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein to the Cubs is essentially a done deal. It's just another ...

Red Sox Now Looking For Bats

Tuesday, December 15th, 2009

After signing John Lackey, trading Mike Lowell (pending a few details) and allowing Jason Bay to walk away, the Boston Red Sox are now looking for bats to fill out the rest of their lineup. Today the Sox inked Mike Cameron to a two-year deal to serve as an "all-purpose ...