Tag Archives: pitch

C-Flap Helmet Helping MLB Players Save Their Face

After being hit in the face by a pitch that ended his 2014 season, he wore a football-style face mask in 2015 but switched to the C-Flap in 2016 and…

Dickey doesn’t need personal catcher

“The perception is kind of out there that you have to have a specialized catcher to do it,” Dickey said Friday in the teams’ offices across from SunTrust Park. But…

Snell Hurt in Loss to Astros

Blake Snell left the game after being tagged by a hard comebacker in the 4th. Down 5-0 with Corey Dickerson on first base, Bobby turned Dallas Keuchel’s 0-1 pitch into…

DeGrom’s baby watch leaves home opener

DeGrom, the Mets’ scheduled starter for the home opener Friday against the Phillies, said he was unsure if he would pitch if the baby is born before then. Steven Matz…

Wrapping up the Orioles’ crazy Friday night at Fenway Park

There were far too many quotes from the Orioles’ 3-2 loss to the Boston Red Sox, especially ones pertaining to Ubaldo Jimenez’s ejection, to get into the gamer, so here…

Royals’ Ventura throws 7 no-hit innings vs. Mariners

Yordano Ventura pitched seven innings of no-hit ball before being lifted because of pitch count, leading the Kansas City Royals to a 5-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Friday…