EMBRACED…by the Dark Side!!!

EMBRACED…By The Dark Side! By Michael – Louis Ingram , Editor – in – Chief BASN Newsroom (www.basnnewsroom.com)   THE BRONX, NY (www.basnnewsroom.com)  Do you remember the exact moment – when you became a fan? Many can recall being at a sporting event young and wide-eyed to the spectacle of cheers and jeers-all while indulging […]

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MLB releases 2017 postseason schedule

By Mark Newman, MLB.com NEW YORK — Major League Baseball released the 2017 postseason schedule on Tuesday — and it is similar to last year’s, except in one important way: The 113th World Series will begin Oct. 24 on FOX at the home of the league champion with the better regular-season record. The standard playoff tiebreaker rules will apply […]

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CHIEF WAHOO’S LAST STAND

  By Gary Norris Gray-BASN Staff Reporter “Nothing in all the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.” — Martin Luther King, Jr. OAKLAND, Ca. — On Friday, July 14, 2017, the Cleveland Indians wore their dark blue road jerseys with the grinning chief on their caps and on their left sleeve […]

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Review: The New Baseball Bible

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus NEW HAVEN, Ct — Back in the eighties, author Dan Schlossberg released a unique baseball book entitled “The Baseball Catalog”. Filled with all sorts of trivia, tidbits, photos, and other information that any baseball junkie would go crazy over, “The Almanac” was one of my favorite books about […]

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MLB, Players Association to provide $1 million to Negro Leagues Baseball Museum to preserve history and inspire future generations of minority players

KANSAS CITY — The Major League Baseball Players Association and Major League Baseball today announced that they are jointly contributing $1 million to the Kansas City-based Negro Leagues Baseball Museum (NLBM). The grant will strive to inspire future generations of minority youth to play baseball by helping to ensure the Museum’s sustainability as the preservationists […]

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