By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus While the city of Brotherly Love still basks in the glow of a Super Bowl victory and anxious hoop fans await the next step in “the process”, local baseball fans may have reason to feel a bit giddy heading into Opening Day. With the signing of former Cy […]Read more "Jake and the Phatmen: Can Arrieta lead the Phils back to the playoffs?"
NEW YORK — Major League Baseball and Facebook on Wednesday unveiled a newly expanded partnership for the 2018 MLB season, highlighted by a historic agreement to produce and broadcast one game every week to a global audience on Facebook. This 25-game package of weekly broadcasts will be distributed exclusively on Facebook Watch in the United […]Read more "MLB, Facebook partner for weekly broadcasts"
NEW YORK — YouTube and Major League Baseball have announced the expansion of their groundbreaking, multi-faceted partnership to drive fan excitement for the sport and to showcase more ways for baseball fans to watch the national pastime with the cable-free, live TV service, YouTube TV. As part of the renewed partnership, YouTube TV will serve […]Read more "YouTube TV and MLB expand groundbreaking partnership"
THREE STRIKES -YOUR ARE OUT!!!! By Gary Norris Gray BASN Newsroom Staff Reporter OAKLAND, CA— When will these professional sports organizations get the message, you cannot squeeze a city’s administration and their citizens to get what you want, a free stadium. The City of Oakland lost the Golden State Warriors to San Francisco and the […]Read more "THREE STRIKES- YOU ARE OUT!!!!"
By Gary Norris Gray, BASN-Newsroom-Staff Reporter OAKLAND, CA.-Major League Baseball will suspend Houston Astro first baseman Yuli Gurriel five games in the 2018 season for his racial gesture in the World Series game three, but there is more to this story. Major League Baseball took a stand against racism once again on the weekend […]Read more "YULI SHOULD KNOW"
By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — Last year at this time, we were all talking about curses. The Cubs and Indians staged a thrilling, seven-game World Series that saw Chicago win their first world championship in over 100 years. It also sent Cleveland fans back into baseball hell while still waiting […]Read more "World Series Preview: Astros vs. Dodgers"
By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN — During this time of the year, the phrase “playoff demons” gets used a lot. Last year this time, the Cubs were looking to end their World Series drought of over 100 years. They were able to crush their “playoff demons” in a seven-game World Series […]Read more "MLB Playoffs: NLCS Matchups"