A minor league team once tried to stop Boston games from being broadcast in a 50 mile radius of Springfield, MA.
The tater trots for May 14: Bryce Harper’s first career home run, plus trots from Hanley Ramirez, Placido Polanco, and Gregor Blanco.
More thoughts on Wil Myers and notes from around the day in the minors.
A look at the surprising early season success of Baltimore’s hitters
Pedro Alvarez’s big-league career hasn’t begun quite as the Pirates hoped it would, but will his future be more like Brad Eldred’s or Jose Bautista’s?
Nolan Arenado could turn into a newt, maybe. What else could go wrong for young Rockies players?
Adam Dunn continues to make a big comeback from one of the worst seasons in major-league history, and Bryce Harper hits his first homer.
The Royals might lose Danny Duffy to Tommy John surgery.
The majority of Michael’s VP list turns over this week, but he’s got plenty of replacements lined up, including three who picked up their first home run of the year last week.