Remembering Mr. Cub

   January 24, 2015 10:38 pm

 

 

TribeFest opens Saturday

   January 23, 2015 11:11 pm

If you’re a Cleveland Indians fan, this weekend is for you.   The annual TribeFest opens Saturday at Progressive Field.   There are¬†two sessions Saturday (10 a.m.-2 p.m., 4-8 p.m.) and one Sunday (10 a.m.-3 p.m.).   Tickets for kids (age 12 and under) are free with the purchase of an adult ticket online. Tickets…

SeaWolves Wednesday: Name that player

   January 21, 2015 8:41 am

Can you correctly guess who this Erie SeaWolves player is?   Post your answer in the comments section below.   Look for the answer next week.     Last week’s answer: Dixon Machado — Rick Green

NFL’s Final Four QBs had baseball connections

   January 17, 2015 11:54 pm

MLB.com has an interesting article up on the final four quarterbacks left in the NFL playoffs and their connections to baseball.   Check it out here. It’s a good read.   — Rick Green

Pirates sign power-hitting Korean infielder to an $11 million deal

   January 16, 2015 6:39 pm

 

 

SeaWolves Wednesday: Can you name that player?

   January 14, 2015 8:35 am

Can you identify the SeaWolves player pictured below?   Post your guess in the comments section. The correct answer will be revealed next week.     — Rick Green

Key dates for spring training

   January 9, 2015 10:47 pm

Eager for spring to get here?   Well, it’s not too early to think about spring training.   Here are a few key dates to think about between trips outside to shovel snow.   First spring game Sunday, March 1 U. of Tampa vs. Phillies at Clearwater, Fla., 1:05 p.m.   Indians’ first spring game…

Nationals hire Ankiel to mentor players

   January 9, 2015 10:36 pm

Remember Rick Ankiel?   He once was a promising pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals. He made his debut in 1999 and was a success until the 2000 playoffs.   Then, he couldn’t throw a strike.       Wow, nearly 15 years later and that’s still painful to watch.   Ankiel eventually gave up…

Report: Pirates close to deal with Kang

   January 9, 2015 9:59 pm

 

 

Hall of Fame announcements coming Tuesday

   January 4, 2015 12:11 am

Think Pedro Martinez will get his Hall call on Tuesday? Here’s a case for him: Your browser does not support iframes. Randy Johnson also is on the ballot for the first time. Here’s the case for him: Your browser does not support iframes. And what about Craig Biggio? He’s already missed out. Will Tuesday be…