MLB Player Faces Outrage After Saying His Iranian Wife Has Been Hurt By Muslim Ban

St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Dexter Fowler, a star player during the Chicago Cubs World Series-winning season last year, is standing by his recent comments calling President Donald Trump‘s Muslim ban “unfortunate,” despite vicious — and sometimes racist — online backlash. Fowler, whose wife was born in Iran, told ESPN that his sister-in-law had recently delayed returning from a business…

‘MLB the Show 17’ PS4 Release Date:

Sony San Diego Studios has provided fans with a steady diet of information on the upcoming MLB the Show 17 leading up to the launch. The game releases on March 28 and PlayStation 4. Much to the chagrin of Xbox owners, the game is a PlayStation exclusive. Sony also released this handy schedule that shows the publisher’s planned rollout of…

MLB General Manager Proposes Wacky Rule Change

The latest, from an actual Major League Baseball general manager, could be the most radical–yet simple–one to date: Cut two innings off the game. MLB.com’s Anthony Castrovince rounded up MLB executives after commissioner Rob Manfred’s Spring Training Media day earlier this week. The question proposed to those willing to answer: If you could install a Major…

These Are The Oldest MLB Players For 2017 Season

Here are the oldest players in baseball   Joaquin Benoit, Philadelphia Phillies Birthdate: July 26, 1977 (39) Contract situation: Signed through 2017 First season: 2001 Ryan Vogelsong, Minnesota Twins Birthdate: July 22, 1977 (39) Contract situation: Signed to Minor League contract First season: 2000 Fernando Rodney, Arizona Diamondbacks. Birthdate: March 18, 1977 (39) Contract situation:…

Jose Fernandez’s estate sued by families of other men killed in boating accident

The families of the two men who were with Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez when his boat crashed into a Miami Beach jetty — killing all three — are suing the All-Star’s estate. Attorney Christopher Royer, who is representing the families of 25-year-old Eduardo Rivero and 27-year-old Emilio Jesus Macias, told the Sun Sentinel that…

Find out top remaining MLB free agents on the market?

After Jason Hammel (Kansas City Royals) and Sergio Romo (Los Angeles Dodgers) found new homes over the weekend, several well-known players are still trying to figure out where they will spend their spring and beyond. They include two ex-MVPs and two former Cy Young Award winners. Matt Wieters: Catchers with 20-homer potential and four All-Star…

These MLB Teams Could Be The Next Patriots

Chicago Cubs You have to start here, not just because the Cubs are the defending champs but because of the youth of their core. This was the fifth-youngest position player group (average age: 27.4) in 2016, and the team has contractual control of Anthony Rizzo, Kris Bryant, Addison Russell, Kyle Schwarber and Javier Baez through…

MLB: The Most Unforgettable Moments Of All-Star Games

1993: Randy Johnson vs. John Kruk Batters who were comfortable stepping to the plate to face Randy Johnson were few and far between during the Big Unit’s 22-year career, but Philadelphia’s John Kruk took uncomfortable to an entirely new level in the 1993 All-Star Game. After Johnson’s first pitch sailed over Kruk’s head, the slugger…

Photo appears to show that Yordano Ventura wasn’t robbed at accident scene

A graphic photo tweeted out by a longtime sports writer in the Dominican Republic appears to quash any claim that Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura was robbed after the car wreck that killed him. The previously undistributed photo tweeted Wednesday by Bienvenido Rojas of Santo Domingo appears to show a bloodied Ventura with a watch on one wrist…