Compton native Kendrick Lamar threw out the first pitch at Dodgers stadium on Monday.
A bench clearing brawl went down Thursday night. The Kansas City Royals are the defending American League Champs. They’ve kicked off the 2015 season with wins and throwing blows.
African-American participation in baseball has been on a rapid decline for years. There are several reasons that can be attributed to this phenomenon. Comedian Chris Rock took on the topic during a recent episode on HBO’s Real Sports.
The 24-7 newscycle of today’s world seems to be weighing heavily on Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price. There are verified reports that All-Star catcher Devin Mesoraco, was not with the team for Sunday’s game. Price launched into a five-minute, 34-second tirade, dropping the F bomb or something close to it, 77 times.
Marlins’ Dee Gordon has officially shut down the dunk cam game. Following a victory over the Tampa Bay Rays, where Christian Yelich hit the game-winning RBI single in the 10th inning Gordan video bombed Yelich’s interview in classic fashion.
Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen made the decision this off season to cut off his signature dreadlocks. Cutch used the occasion to raise money for charity.
The story of Bengals defensive player Devon Still and his daughter Leah’s battle with cancer touched millions of hearts last NFL season. Leah was diagnosed with stage four neuroblastoma in June of 2014, and was given a 50/50 chance to live. Fast forward to March 2015, Leah is officially in remission.
Little League pitching smash Mo’ne Davis is adding another milestone to her collection of memorable acts that have occurred since Davis became the first girl to pitch a shut up during the Little League World Series last summer.