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Craig Calcaterra

  1. HBT Daily: The rookie of the year races are pretty clear cut

    Aug 29, 2014, 10:49 AM EDT

    Jose Abreu

    The AL it’s clear cut because there is a monster candidate. In the NL it’s because one guys is the least bad of many bad options.

  2. Adam Jones says his favorite place in Baltimore is the airport, so he can fly home

    Aug 29, 2014, 10:03 AM EDT

    Adam Jones

    Commandment Number One of being a professional athlete: don’t let anyone know you’re not a fan of your team’s city.

  3. Justin Masterson to pitch exclusively out of the stretch for his next start

    Aug 29, 2014, 9:31 AM EDT

    Justin Masterson Cardinals

    Which, in all likelihood, will be his last start for the Cardinals this year.

  4. Wanna buy Randy Johnson’s house?

    Aug 29, 2014, 8:47 AM EDT

    Randy Johnson House

    A big housing unit for the Big Unit.

  5. Mariners scout heckles Jesus Montero, Montero allegedly tries to go after him with a bat

    Aug 29, 2014, 7:35 AM EDT

    Jesus Montero Getty

    And an ice cream sandwich — used for taunting purposes — was involved.

  6. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 29, 2014, 6:58 AM EDT

    Obstruction

    Yet another protested game in a week full of protests. This one isn’t going anywhere, though.

  7. Could women play major league baseball? Sure. Right now, though, the deck is stacked against them.

    Aug 28, 2014, 5:01 PM EDT

    Woman baseball

    It’s five o’clock. Let’s end the work day with a big bunch of arguing, ok?

  8. Salvador Perez wears women’s perfume behind the plate

    Aug 28, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

    salvador perez light blue getty

    Umpire to Perez: “You smell good, Salvy!” I am not making that up.

  9. HBT Daily: For the Cubs, contention may be right around the corner

    Aug 28, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT

    cubs logo

    With a load of great hitting prospects and the dough to go get pitching, things may soon be looking up on the north side of Chicago

  10. Photo of the Day: Paul Simon, Jack White and Eddie Vedder walk into a ballpark . . .

    Aug 28, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT

    Camera

    Sorry. There’s no joke there. Just a cool picture. Including Vedder with a sweet 70s-80s Tigers road uni.

  11. Masahiro Tanaka pitches a simulated game, on track to pitch in September

    Aug 28, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

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    The Yankees are two and a half games back in the wild card and could use a shot in the arm.

  12. Corey Kluber is miffed he didn’t get to throw warmup pitches during a replay review

    Aug 28, 2014, 8:23 AM EDT

    Corey Kluber Getty

    He feels like the current rules make a pitcher guess as to how long the replay review will last and thus force him to gamble on whether or not to throw warmup pitches.

  13. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 28, 2014, 6:55 AM EDT

    Clayton Kershaw

    Every fifth day I wake up in the morning and see another impressive Clayton Kershaw pitching line.

  14. Adam Wainwright has a “dead arm”

    Aug 27, 2014, 4:30 PM EDT

    Wainwright

    Which, despite the name of it, usually isn’t as serious as a lot of other stuff that can afflict pitchers.

  15. Jury awards Jose Offerman’s bat attack victim $940,000

    Aug 27, 2014, 3:05 PM EDT

    Jose Offerman AP

    Offerman ended a man’s career by hitting him with a bat. Now he has to pay for it.

  16. Great Moments in Drug Testing and Punishment: The NFL Edition

    Aug 27, 2014, 1:30 PM EDT

    marijuana

    The league that has no HGH testing and never gets criticized for its drug policies, has suspended a guy for a year for using a substance that is legal in two of the 22 states in which the NFL operates.

  17. HBT Daily: Alex Gordon and the Royals keep on rolling

    Aug 27, 2014, 1:00 PM EDT

    HBT Daily Logo

    Alex Gordon and the Royals fly under the radar, but here they are, on top of the AL Central.

  18. Twenty-two top-100 prospects named to the Arizona Fall League

    Aug 27, 2014, 11:32 AM EDT

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    The young stars will shine in the Arizona sun.

  19. We are in the Golden Age of Awful Ceremonial First Pitches

    Aug 27, 2014, 11:03 AM EDT

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    Another doozy was uncorked in Houston last night.

  20. Andrew McCutchen expects to play today

    Aug 27, 2014, 10:30 AM EDT

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    The Pirates need McCutchen more than any playoff contender needs any single player.

  21. Daniel Hudson pitched last night. He may be pitching in the big leagues again soon

    Aug 27, 2014, 9:46 AM EDT

    Colorado Rockies v Arizona Diamondbacks

    A guy who has been snakebitten is on his way back to the Snakes.

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