By Michael Coker, Black College Nines Fifty-six Historically Black College and University (HBCU) baseball players have been named to the 2018 Black College Nines’ Elite Teams along with selections for Player, Pitcher, Freshman, and Coach of the Year honors. This year we have added a sportsmanship award to the player who exhibits class on and […]Read more "Black College Nines Announces 2018 HBCU Baseball Posts Season Individual Awards"
EDITOR’S NOTE: With Justify sitting one win away from horse racing’s Triple Crown, BASN Newsroom gives you a history lesson on two of the greatest black jockeys in the sport’s history. Today, we focus on the legendary Isaac Murphy in an article that first appeared on the site back in May of 2005. By […]Read more "BASN Classics: The “Prince” Of Jockeys"
“Justifying” The Bounce By Jennifer Thibodeaux Bourque and Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN Newsroom LAFAYETTE, LA and PHILADELPHIA, PA (www.basnnewsroom.com) Out of a full plate of twenty, we are down to a “light snack” of eight. The 143rd Edition of The Preakness Stakes, second jewel in the Triple […]Read more "“Justifying” The Bounce"
Major League Baseball will hold day one of the 2018 MLB Draft on Monday, June 4th at MLB Network’s Studio 42 in Secaucus, New Jersey. This year’s Draft will begin live on MLB Network and MLB.com at 7:00 p.m. (ET). Prior to the start of the Draft, MLB Network will air a Draft preview show, also […]Read more "2018 MLB Draft Details Announced"
NBCSN-PROBLEM Gary Norris Gray-BASN-Newsroom-Staff Reporter The Boston Bruins and the Pittsburgh Penguins are both on the golf course after the second round of the Stanley Cup Finals. NBCSN-National Broadcasting Company-Sports Network broadcasters Keith Jones and Michael Milbury are not happy because their teams are not going to the Conference Championships. The Tampa Bay Lightning defeated […]Read more "NBCSN-PROBLEM"
Just a Boston Strangler Away By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN NEWSROOM PHILADELPHIA (www.basnnewsroom.com) As I write this the Philadelphia 76ers are down three games to zip to the Boston Celtics. They may get swept or stave off elimination for one more game. What’s most important here, however, is […]Read more "Just a “Boston Strangler” Away"
Triple Crown Redux: Merci, Geroux! By Jennifer Thibodeaux Bourque and Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN/BASN Newsroom LAFAYETTE, LA and PHILADELPHIA, PA (www.basnnewsroom.com) On the eve of this year’s Kentucky Derby, it’s important to rewind last year’s Belmont Stakes; to reemphasize how it’s always the little things – that mean […]Read more "Triple Crown Redux – Merci, Geroux!"