The Seattle Mariners Want Ichiro in the Home Run Derby

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppIchiro may not be an active player anymore, but that won’t stop the Mariners from trying to get him into the 2018 Home Run Derby. The Seattle Mariners have started a #IchiForDC campaign to convince MLB fans that Ichiro would be a quality addition to the competition. The former American League MVP is not known for hitting dingers, with only 117 career homers and just three seasons with 10+ home runs, but possesses tremendous power nonetheless. According to Mariners manager Scott Servais, “Ichiro would be a great…

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June 17th, 1994: A Day to Remember in Sports History

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsApp Today marks the 24th anniversary what was perhaps the wildest day in sports history. Many of the most memorable moments in athletics all happened to place on the same day: June 17, 1994. Perhaps you remember the 17th as the day your eyes were fixed on your television as OJ Simpson attempted to evade police in a low-speed chase in his White Ford Bronco. Or maybe as the last time golf legend Arnold Palmer would compete in the U.S. Open. Not ringing a bell?…

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Twins Option Former All-Star Miguel Sano to Single-A Affiliate

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppAfter a disappointing start to the 2018 MLB season, the Minnesota Twins have decided to option Miguel Sano to Class-A Fort Myers. An All-Star in 2017, Sano has not lived up to his high expectations. Despite hitting .264 with 28 home runs a year ago, he owned a lackluster .203 batting average with seven homers in 37 games played. There is still hope, however. At only 25 years old, he has plenty of time to continue his development as a player. Sano is a promising young…

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Miguel Cabrera Will Miss Rest of 2018 Season

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppDetroit Tigers first basemen Miguel Cabrera suffered a ruptured tendon in his bicep during a loss to the Minnesota Twins, an injury that will cost him the 2018 season. Although the Tigers hold the modest three spot in the AL Central, they surprised some as this season was not expected to go well. However, with the loss of Miggy, Detroit is in for a long next couple of months. Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera will miss the remainder of the #MLB season after a ruptured biceps tendon and…

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Bartolo Colon Reaches 2500 Strikeouts

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Reddit WhatsAppBartolo Colon reached another career milestone yesterday by striking out Max Muncy, giving him 2500 total strikeouts. Justin Verlander and C.C. Sabathia are the only other active players who have accomplished this feat. Bartolo Colon puts away Max Muncy for career strikeout number 2,500- making him the 34th pitcher in MLB history with 2,500+ strikeouts! Congratulations, #BigSexy 🎉#TexasRangers pic.twitter.com/wiEcrqxIez — FOX Sports Southwest (@FOXSportsSW) June 13, 2018 Colon was never considered a power pitcher, striking out 200+ batters in only two seasons in the big…

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