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Jul 08, 12

Baseball is the true American sport, and many people either follow teams or the whole league religiously, and some find themselves playing the game. Since baseball is America’s pasttime, it’s no wonder that there are plenty of smartphone and tablet apps made for it. The following are five of our favorite baseball apps. 1….

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Ike Davis has been a cult hero ever since he was called up to the New York Mets in 2010. The first baseman became a rookie sensation in his first year with the team, with fans proclaiming, “I like Ike.” The first-round draft pick, a compensation pick for Tom Glavine going back to the Atlanta Braves,  was one of the few…

read more Jul 04, 12

I was 13 years old the last time the Pittsburgh Pirates won their division. To put that in perspective, the Miami Marlins and the Colorado Rockies didn’t even exist yet, Bill Clinton was about to become President of the United States, and the hit TV show “Friends” was nearly two years away from airing its first episode….

read more Jun 16, 12

  The hopes for Manny Ramirez to have a positive impact on the Oakland Athletics 2012 season quickly turned to dust just a couple of weeks after the designated hitter became eligible to play again after his 50-game suspension for violating baseball’s drug policy. On Friday, June 15, Ramirez asked for his release from…

read more May 06, 12

This afternoon in Florida, the Oakland A’s will finish their final game of a long nine-game road trip back east against the Tampa Bay Rays. For the first time in 2012, the Athletics reached .500 after defeating the Baltimore Orioles on April 27, and they managed to win the series against the Boston Red Sox, 2-1. The series…

read more Apr 28, 12

The Oakland A’s are above .500 for the first time in 2012, and with such low expectations heading into the season, I have to say it’s a rather pleasant surprise. The green and gold aren’t the best in baseball by any means, but they’ve managed to  achieve more wins than losses and are currently tied at second…

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