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Lenny Dykstra Joins Twitter, Chaos Ensues

From the time Lenny Dykstra burst onto the national scene as a key member of the  historic 1986 New York Mets, it was clear that he wouldn’t let anything stand in the way of his success. It was also very clear that Dykstra was a character with a personality infinitely bigger than his then wiry frame. Thirty years later, Dykstra has established More...

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By Pierce Dennis On Friday, May 20th, 2016
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Harvey vs Strasburg Part 3: The Dark Knight Falls

Last night was only the third meeting between Stephen Strasburg and Matt Harvey. After winning the first two meetings, Harvey looked lost on a cool, New York night. Strasburg dominated the Knight and earned his More...

By Rocco Constantino On Sunday, May 8th, 2016
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Putting Bartolo Colon’s Home Run Trot In Perspective

By now you’ve seen it.  Of all the great highlights through the early part of the baseball season, none has been as improbable as Bartolo Colon cracking a two-run, 365 foot home run.  Considering that More...

By Marc Keller On Monday, April 25th, 2016
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Sacramento River Cats v. Las Vegas 51s – Game Notes from April 22, 2016

  It was overcast for much of the day here in Sacramento, with scattered showers dropping plenty of much needed rain. However, the baseball Gods decided that a game needed to be played tonight, providing excellent More...

By Dan Langille On Thursday, March 3rd, 2016
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Chewin’ Baseball; The Move to Ban Smokeless Tobacco

For as long as I can remember there has been chewing tobacco in major league baseball. Probably because it has been only until recently that city’s are taking a stand against the product. This is something More...

By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, March 1st, 2016
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Did Two Mets Players Really Ride Horses to the Ball Park?

Yoenis Cespedes traded in his usual mode of transportation for a different kind of horse-power. Cespedes and teammate Noah Syndergaard galloped to the park in style on horses….. yes horses. No wonder Cespedes More...

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By Rocco Constantino On Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball Preview: NL East

Starting on March 1, Baseball Hot Corner will rank the Top 300 moments that shaped baseball history.  All moments from 1900 forward are eligible and the list includes moments from on and off the field.  There More...

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By Clayton Richer On Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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20 MLB Fantasy Sleepers You Should Target in 2016

As the baseball fantasy frenzy fast approaches, here are 20 undervalued fantasy sleepers in no particular order you should target in your upcoming draft. Regardless if your league is Roto or Head to Head, these More...

By Rocco Constantino On Saturday, February 20th, 2016
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Popular Underrated Star Tony Phillips Dies at 56

In 1978, two teenagers got their start playing the infield for the Single A West Palm Beach Expos of the Florida State League.  Sometimes they formed the double play combination for the game while other times More...

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By Rocco Constantino On Saturday, February 13th, 2016
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Top 10 Closers For 2016

With each passing day, hope continues to rise as winter winds down and Spring Training inches closer.  Baseball Hot Corner continues to preview the 2016 season by examining the top 10 players at each position. More...








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