Curt Schilling questions character of Kirby Puckett in Hall of Fame rant Kirby Puckett has had his dirty laundry aired in public (at least in the media) on multiple occasions, perhaps most notably in this 2003 Sports Illustrated piece, three years before his early death.
It is a part of the Puckett story that most Twins fans either honestly don’t know about or choose to forget about — or, at the most, gloss over when thinking about the baseball hero.
The less-than-perfect side of Puckett the human, in fact, gets buried so deep that it becomes somewhat shocking when someone brings up his name in a negative way. More
McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Sources: Verlander gets record $180M deal Justin Verlander and the Detroit Tigers have reached agreement on a new contract that could exceed $202 million, according to sources. Verlander's deal, which would make him the highest-paid pitcher in the game, is for seven years and worth $180 million, sources said. More
Cruz, Orioles beat Tigers 2-1 for ALDS sweep "We got beat. There's all there is to say," Scherzer said. "We got outplayed in the series ... seventh. Tigers C Alex Avila left in the sixth after taking a foul ball off the mask. Baltimore reached the ALCS in 1996 and 1997, losing to the Yankees and ... 10/5/2014 - 7:11 pm | View Link
Tigers eliminate Yankees in Game 5 of ALDS NEW YORK — The Detroit Tigers survived a tense trip back to Bronx, with Jose Valverde and the bullpen holding on time and time again to beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Thursday night to win the deciding Game 5 of their AL playoff series. Don Kelly and ... 10/7/2011 - 1:00 am | View Link
ALDS: Tigers Beat Yankees in Game 3, Will Look to Close Out Series vs. A.J. Burnett The Tigers are one game away from shocking the Yankees again in the ALDS. The Tigers will try to close out the series Tuesday night in Detroit. The Yankees, by no fortune of their own, will send A.J. Burnett to the mound in their first must-win game of the ... 10/3/2011 - 7:41 pm | View Link
A day later, Yankees beat Tigers 9-3 in ALDS opener NEW YORK -- Robinson Cano hit a grand slam and drove in six runs, rookie Ivan Nova pitched brilliantly into the ninth inning in an unusual relief appearance and the New York Yankees shook off a 23-hour rain delay to beat the Detroit Tigers 9-3 in their ... 10/1/2011 - 6:29 pm | View Link
MLB Picks: Tigers vs. Yankees: ALDS Odds and Predictions And in seven games vs. the Yankees the Tigers scored 46 runs. The Season Series These two teams began the season with the Yankees taking two of three games in a series in New York. Sabathia beat Verlander on opening day, and the teams split the next two games. 09/30/2011 - 6:33 am | View Link
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2001 World Series The 2001 World Series, the 97th edition of Major League Baseball's championship series, took place between the Arizona Diamondbacks of the National League and the ... 01/20/2017 - 3:34 am | View Website
Kansas City Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura and former major leaguer Andy Marte died in separate traffic accidents early Sunday in their native Dominican Republic. Highway patrol spokesman Jacobo Mateo said …
Steve Prohm made a couple game-changing strategical moves during Saturday’s double overtime win at Oklahoma. He determined that on this day, Merrill Holden was better than Darrell Bowie and Solomon Young.