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Shaq Thompson Update: Shaq Has An At-Bat Where He Doesn't Strike Out!

Red Sox prospect and UW football recruit Shaq Thompson is putting together one of the all-time great stat sheets. Coming into today, Thompson was 0-for-37, with 36 strikeouts in his short career. (He'll start at safety for the Huskies in the fall.) We're committed to providing you the latest Shaq Thompson updates. » 7/20/12 4:10pm 7/20/12 4:10pm

A Red Sox Prospect Is Putting Together The Most Amazing Season Ever

This afternoon, the Gulf Coast League Red Sox took on the GCL Rays. The Sox' starting center fielder, Shaq Green-Thompson, had a rough day, going 0-for-5 with five strikeouts. Yesterday, Green-Thompson pinch hit, and struck out in his only appearance. Back on July 13, Green Thompson went 0-for-2 with two strikeouts.… » 7/17/12 7:50pm 7/17/12 7:50pm

Watch Mark Reynolds Strike Out 100 Times In Two Minutes

Last week, Baltimore Orioles first baseman/third baseman/designated hitter Mark Reynolds broke the record for fastest player to 1,000 career strikeouts. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, the record had belonged to Russell Branyan. But Branyan didn't get to set the record until 2010, when he was 34 years old.… » 6/07/12 2:45pm 6/07/12 2:45pm

This Little League Ump's Strike-Three Call Seems Designed To Hurt…

Yeah, right, no problem guy. All these parents came out to watch you, the umpire, not their own kids. And if little Billy's in tears on his way back to the dugout because you made a spectacle of his strikeout, well, you're just trying to prepare him for the majors, where umps tend to make themselves the center of… » 5/25/12 9:30am 5/25/12 9:30am

Here's Kerry Wood's Emotional Exit From Baseball, After One Final…

We reported earlier today Cubs pitcher Kerry Wood is retiring from baseball, but the oft-injured hurler promised to make one last appearance before hanging up his cleats. That appearance came today, and it was in a legitimate spot; down 3-2 in the eighth, Wood relieved starter Jeff Samardzija and promptly struck out… » 5/18/12 4:47pm 5/18/12 4:47pm