Hey batter batter batter, swing batter!

...This is my favorite time of year," GCLL president Tom Karpstein said. "Nothing beats the smiles of youth baseball players."Karpstein has umpired baseball on multiple levels for 44 years and was the master of ceremonies for Saturday's...
Pure Sole: Gooooooaaallie to the prom with me?

...have been some creative prom pleadings this year.Baseball player Michael Dale asked Rep. Sam Kito III's daughter...being a yes to prom.Hockey player Chase Barnum and baseball player Alex Muir asked their dates, Caitlyn Hyatt and Ashley...
See Lance run (and hit, and throw)

...Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) program.Last week, Ibesate received the 2015 North Star Athletic Association Baseball Player-of-the-Week award."He has played his best baseball of the season over the last few weeks," Jamestown head...
Today In Sports History for March 17

1871 - The National Association of Professional Baseball Players is organized to replace the amateur National Association.1897 - Bob Fitzsimmons knocks out Jim Corbett in the 14th round to win...
Today In Sports History for March 4

1872 - The National Association of Professional Baseball Players holds its annual convention in Cleveland. Eight clubs send delegates. Bob Ferguson? Atlantics IF? is elected president. Each...
Juneau sandlot player 'mining' baseballs in the valley

...It is pretty special to me."The Mat-Su Miners are a top team in a top-level league for amateur college baseball players looking to keep their games alive during the 'off-season.'The Alaska Baseball League season starts in June...
Today in sports history for Monday, Feb. 23

...National League MVP Ryan Braun's 50-game suspension is overturned by baseball arbitrator Shyam Das, the first time a baseball player successfully challenged a drug-related penalty in a grievance.2013 - Ronda Rousey and Liz Carmouche makes history...
Alex Rodriguez meets with Yankees, apologizes for actions

...declare a milestone and make a payment likely would trigger a grievance on Rodriguez's behalf by the Major League Baseball Players Association.A three-time AL MVP who turns 40 in July, Rodriguez faces an uncertain future with the Yankees...
In wake of Davis exemption, MLB's Adderall policy needs to be modified

Major League Baseball and the Major League Baseball Players Association are right to carefully supervise the use of prescription drugs as part of baseball's Joint Drug Policy, but the...
Pure Sole: Review This!

...AUGUSTJuneau Midnight Suns Post 25 American Legion Baseball player Tod Baseden won the 'Big Stick Award' as the offensive...philosophical impact is 'Yikes!'"Former Major League Baseball player Chad Bentz returned to his baseball roots, taking...


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