Manny Ramirez Homered On The First Pitch He Saw In His Dominican Winter League Debut

Manny Ramirez is still hitting baseballs with the greatest of ease—just not in Major League Baseball, mind you. Ramirez, who endured a rocky 2012 season in which he ultimately didn't play a game in the bigs, suited up for the Las Aguilas Eagles of the Dominican Winter League tonight. In the first pitch of his first… »11/14/12 11:25pm11/14/12 11:25pm

Baseball Executives Continue To Show They Have No Idea How Baseball Works

Hidden in this interesting piece about identity fraud from Tyler Kepner in the The New York Times is the perhaps not so stunning realization that many of the people charged with evaluating, acquiring and displaying baseball talent don't know a thing about baseball. Sandy Alderson, the current general manager for the… »1/28/12 5:59pm1/28/12 5:59pm

Former Louisville Basketball Player Breaks Leg In Most Horrific Way Possible (Video)

Edgar Sosa, a former Louisville guard who's now playing for John Calipari's Dominican Republic team in the FIBA Americas Championship, broke his leg after going up for a shot in a game against Panama today. There's video here of the break itself and a look at the totally unnatural state of Sosa's shin, but be… »9/05/11 2:45pm9/05/11 2:45pm