Tim Welke Blown Call: Rockies Get Break When Jerry Hairston Incorrectly Called Out (VIDEO) And, it certainly wouldn't be baseball season if there hadn't been an absolutely horrible call by an umpire. Umpire Tim Welke has us covered there. During the Rockies' 8-5 win over the Dodgers at Coors Field on Wednesday night, Welke ruled Dodgers third ... 05/3/2012 - 8:40 am | View Link
If I Only Had a Brain If I Only Had a Brain "(also" If I Only Had a Heart "and" If I Only Had the Nerve ") is a song by Harold Arlen (music) and E.Y. Harburg (lyrics). The song is sung in ... 04/26/2015 - 8:53 am | View Website
Grantland Dictionary: Baseball Edition O ver the course of a season, the Grantland staff pumps out a whole bunch of words about baseball. Some of them are analytical. Others could be loosely defined as ... 04/26/2015 - 1:29 am | View Website
The Baseball Analysts: Designated Hitter Archives The Odd Couple (with Alex Belth) The Most Under Over Underrated Player in Baseball (with Brian Gunn) Three Wise Men (roundtable by Alex Belth) Infrequently Asked ... 04/25/2015 - 5:08 pm | View Website
Columns April 22, 2015 Prospects Report: Quick calls mean staying on high alert Kris Bryant, Carlos Rodon and Addison Russell got quick calls. Scott White says you better be ... 04/25/2015 - 2:02 pm | View Website
Australia v India: fourth Test, day four Shane Watson of Australia celebrates after claiming the wicket of Suresh Raina on day three. Photograph: Brendon Thorne/Getty Images 04/24/2015 - 9:53 am | View Website
At least 50 fans were injured and 40 arrested after Red Star and Partizan fans clashed before a soccer game Saturday in Belgrade. The match was delayed for 40 minutes as hooligans threw stones and fought with sticks and Serbia riot police tried to break up the fights. And play had to be stopped for seven minutes because fans threw flares onto the field.
St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday, the day after his twisted his ankle on a rather benign-looking swing during an at-bat. That’s just the first step, though, with multiple reports indicating that the Cardinals are bracing for the news that their ace will be out for the rest of the season with an Achilles’ injury.
Sunday, the Nationals will try to do what they have done in two of their last three series — salvage a game in an otherwise frustrating series. Miami native Gio Gonzalez will take the mound against former National Dan Haren, who gave up three runs to Washington last year in the only start he’s made against the Nationals since pitching for them in 2013.