The time has come for one of baseball’s greatest hitters to call it a day. Despite an incredible career which has reaped 4,367 hits in both Japan and America combined, Ichiro Suzuki is well beyond his best and should soon retire.
SARASOTA – The rebuilding Orioles, who aren’t expected to win many of their scheduled 195 games over the next 219 days, have notched one early, beating the Twins 7-2 in the Spring Training opener at Ed Smith Stadium.
OKLAHOMA CITY – Russell Westbrook is amassing a statistical run for the ages. His hot streak has been scintillating and he’s yet again put himself in the most elite of companies – standing side-by-side with the greatest of all time, Michael Jordan.
MELBOURNE – On a crisp spring night where the temperature dropped to the low 50s after sunset, the Melbourne Aces started their 2018/19 campaign on a positive note with a thrilling win over the Canberra Cavalry.
BALTIMORE – In what would be the first big move of the Baltimore Orioles’ crucial off season, where the organization embarks upon an enormous rebuild, Mike Elias appears almost certain to fill the General Manager position vacated by Dan Duquette.
NEW YORK – Welcome to MLB Free Agency – that wonderful time of the year where rumors circulate wildly, the hopes and dreams of fans are fulfilled or dashed, and star players typically set themselves up for life.
LOSANGELES – After 12 years, nine stints at seven different Major League teams, and countless setbacks, MLB journeyman Steve Pearce tonight enjoyed his finest moment – being named the 2018 World Series MVP.