Tag archive for ‘Barry Bonds’
By Clayton Richer On Monday, August 7th, 2017

Will Barry Bonds Home Run Record Ever Be Broken?

Ten years ago today, Barry Bonds hit home run number 756, breaking his tie with Hank Aaron for the all-time home run record. The question now is, will anyone ever break Bonds’ home run record? Since there is More...

By Rocco Constantino On Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball: 50-41

41. Charlie Finley’s attempted fire sale The landscape of baseball in the late 1970s could have been a lot different if Commissioner Bowie Kuhn didn’t veto a number of transactions made by Oakland A’s More...

By Rocco Constantino On Monday, March 28th, 2016

Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball: 60-51

51. Jim Bouton writes Ball Four On the surface, Ball Four by Jim Bouton shouldn’t have registered more than just a blip on the radar of baseball books.  It was written by a mediocre pitcher about his 1969 season More...

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By Danny Gallagher On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Sam Bat An Industry Leader When It Comes To Crafting Quality Lumber

JUPITER, Fla. — It’s dark at 7 a.m. but inside, business is business in John Silverman’s office in the Marlins’ clubhouse. Silverman is the Marlins’ equipment manager and he’s More...

By Rocco Constantino On Monday, March 21st, 2016

Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball: 130-121

121. Mariano Rivera sets the saves record Everyone already knows Rivera is the greatest closer of all time, so this entry on the list is a given.  Rivera ending his career as the Major League saves leader was More...

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By Danny Gallagher On Saturday, March 12th, 2016

Major-League Coaches Underpaid For Time They Invest

JUPITER, Fla. — I’ve always wondered what Major League Baseball coaches earn for a living. It took a while but now I know roughly what most of them make. And to tell you the truth, they don’t More...

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By Danny Gallagher On Friday, March 11th, 2016

Sights and Sounds of Spring Training

Jupiter, Fla. — I just get inside the spring-training grounds of the Miami Marlins Thursday and this familiar face walks by me, looking ultra-slim. He looks small. I take a second look and it’s No. More...

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By Clayton Richer On Tuesday, December 1st, 2015

Barry Bonds May Get A Second Chance With The Marlins

Barry Bonds was once quoted as saying “I was born to hit a baseball, I can hit a baseball.” Well, Bonds may now get an opportunity to teach players how to hit a baseball as the Miami Marlins appear More...

By Jen Rainwater On Monday, February 16th, 2015

Number 46 To Be Retired By The Yankees, But Should It Be?

Andy Pettitte. Photo Credit: Getty Images. The New York Yankees will never retire Alex Rodriguez‘s number. A-Rod will never make it to the Hall of Fame either, that is pretty much a fact, given the number More...

By Jen Rainwater On Thursday, January 22nd, 2015
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A-Rod’s Latest Smart Decision

Alex Rodriguez. Photo Credit: Getty Images. Alex Rodriguez may have a few decision making issues, and there’s that little lying problem too. He first believed that denying using any performance enhancing More...

By Ryan Sabata On Thursday, January 8th, 2015

The 2016 Hall Of Fame Ballot And Who Will End Up Where

To begin, I’d like to send my congratulations to Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, Craig Biggio, and John Smoltz on their induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Their careers were nothing short of phenomenal More...

By Wes Armstrong On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

A Convenient Truth About The Baseball Hall Of Fame

Cooperstown, New York is an idyllic town. It’s a gorgeous upstate New York town that lies in the foothills of the Catskills and Adirondack Mountains and it really couldn’t be any nicer if it tried. More...

By Marc Keller On Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Why Barry Bonds Should Be Inducted Into The Hall Of Fame

This is one Major League Baseball player’s career: 762!!! That is the number of home runs this player has hit, making him baseball’s all-time home run leader.  7-6-2!!! 2,558!!! That is the number More...

By Mark Gallant On Monday, December 29th, 2014
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America’s Pastime Past Its Prime- Part 2: Power Outage

While there may not be a clear face of baseball, there are other reasons that baseball seems to be declining in popularity. Perhaps the biggest one is the lack of home runs and overall offense. There has been a More...

By Dalton Johnson On Friday, November 14th, 2014

Giancarlo Stanton Hit Rates

Giancarlo Stanton is reportedly on the verge of signing a contract extension with the Miami Marlins, north of $300 million as the cornerstone of the franchise. When Stanton came up in 2010, under the first name More...

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