Tag Archives: BaseBall

Trail Blazers not cool with Pat Connaughton playing pro baseball during offseason

In 2015, Pat Connaughton was drafted in the second round of the NBA Draft by the Nets , then quickly traded to Portland in the Rondae Hollis-Jefferson deal. In 2014,…

Israeli baseball player selected in MLB draft for first time

19-year-old pitcher Dean Kremer, the ace of Israel’s national baseball team, was selected in 38th round of MLB draft by San Diego Padres last month Instead of signing with the…

The video session that saved Joc Pederson’s career

A step backward in 2011 helped Dodgers rookie phenom Joc Pederson find that help that he needed to become the power hitter that he is today. Picked by the Dodgers…

Is Russell Wilson leaving the NFL to play baseball?

Such a good athlete in fact, he was drafted in both the NFL draft, for his current team the Seattle Seahawks, and in the MLB draft by the Colorado Rockies….

A Pipeline To Players

Cuban players such as Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman and Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu have quickly become stars in the major leagues, and a…

After decades, NFL decides to give up tax-exempt status

Blumenthal said he would reintroduce legislation calling for a review of antitrust exemptions for the NFL, Major League Baseball, NBA and NHL. NFL owners gave the league’s finance committee and…