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When you live in this country you know that the three major sports are football, basketball and baseball. And while track and field is considered a minor sport in the U.S., I would argue that having a good foundation in track and field can truly help any athlete in his or her chosen athletic discipline.
Houston Astros pitching coach Brent Strom is conducting an elite pitching boot camp at Challenge, 1721 W. 10th Place, Suite 3, a full-service baseball and softball training center in Tempe, Jan. 3-5.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum’s Board of Directors has selected Joe Garagiola as the recipient of the 2014 John Jordan “Buck” O’Neil Lifetime Achievement Award, presented to an individual for extraordinary efforts to enhance baseball’s positive impact on society.
Mountain Pointe graduate C.J. Cron had his first season of professional baseball where his final numbers weren’t eye popping.
Five-time MLB All-Star and two-time World Series champion Steve Sax is set to debut The Steve Sax Baseball Clinic on Nov. 2 in Mesa. The one-day, hands-on clinic will provide serious-minded players, coaches, and managers the advanced training and insider techniques needed to better their skills and draw the attention of scouts.
The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation presented a $100,000 Grand Slam Grant to notMYkid on Wednesday on the field prior to the D-backs vs. Dodgers game. The D-backs chose notMYkid to receive the award for its anti-bullying campaign designed to educate “bullies,” those being bullied and bystanders (third-party observer) through a series of presentations at Valley schools.
Dog owners can catch a Diamondbacks game with their furry friends and help no-kill animal shelter save more homeless pets. Bark in the Park, presented by Pet Club, in conjunction with the Arizona Diamondbacks’ Sept. 15 game time is 1:10 p.m.
This Tuesday, Aug. 27, will be the final day to vote in the Phoenix City Council election.
Desert Vista and Mountain Pointe have released the names of the induction classes for their respective hall of fames.
Kevin Cron learned how to hit again. By failing at it.
The Major League Baseball All-Star Game has been a special summer night ever since the 1981 exhibition was a game that never came.
I recently found a book at an estate sale for $1, called “Billy Sunday: The Man and His Message,” by William T. Ellis, published in 1914. I didn’t know much about Billy Sunday other than that he was an evangelist in America a long time ago. What a treasure this book has been.
The Men of Teal had one blockbuster of a summer.
Michael Wagner, #44 of ALL, hits the ball during the Majors All-Star Little League semifinals between Ahwatukee and Chandler on Monday, July 8, 2013.
The ALL Majors start put there hands in to start aft the next inning during the Majors All-Star Little League semifinals between Ahwatukee and Chandler on Monday, July 8, 2013.
Casey Lederer, #7 of ALL, pitches during the Majors All-Star Little League semifinals between Ahwatukee and Chandler on Monday, July 8, 2013.
Connor Murphy, #32 of ALL, throws the ball to first base after getting Cooper Redmon, #6 of Chandler, out at second during the Majors All-Star Little League semifinals between Ahwatukee and Chandler on Monday, July 8, 2013.
Ethan Becraft, #26 of ALL, hits the ball during the Majors All-Star Little League semifinals between Ahwatukee and Chandler on Monday, July 8, 2013.
Dominic Shepardson, #5 of ALL, catches the ball during the Majors All-Star Little League semifinals between Ahwatukee and Chandler on Monday, July 8, 2013.
Next week, Major League Baseball’s All-Star game will be played at Citi Field in New York. If you’re a baseball fan, you’ll enjoy the annual gathering of the sport’s best players. And if you’re an investor, you may be able to take away some valuable lessons from the All-Stars — lessons that can prove valuable to you long after the game’s final out is recorded.
It’s been 13 year since I last stepped into Dodgers Stadium and I still have a bad taste in my mouth from a Dodger Dog.
As a minor league manager there is nothing more satisfying than telling a ballplayer he is on his way to the big leagues for the first time.
Baseball players on the Ahwatukee Little League Majors squad are too young to hear a Herb Brooks-type pregame speech.
The Ahwatukee Little League All-Stars Majors team practice at the Ahwatukee Park on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. [David Jolkovski/AFN]
Players like Bryce Harper and Mike Trout are once in a generation. They have set the bar astronomically high for any player who aspires to play Major League Baseball.