5th Annual TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby Slated for July 3

TD College Home Run Derby

The top power hitters in college baseball will converge on TD Ameritrade Park Omaha for the fifth annual TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby at 7:30 p.m. CT, on Thursday, July 3, 2014. The family-friendly event, which is produced by Intersport, promises excitement and entertainment and will conclude with the 30th annual Omaha World-Herald fireworks […]

Going 9 Podcast: Winning Fantasy Baseball; Braves Chat

Larry Schecter, the six-time Tout Wars,1-time LABR + 2-time CDM champ and the author of the bestseller “Winning Fantasy Baseball”  joins the show to discus the early trends of the Fantasy Baseball landscape.  Also on board this week will be Bill Shanks, host of The Bill Shanks Show on Fox Sports 1670 in Macon & Fox Sports 1400 in Newnan.  He also […]

MLB Names Twins First Baseman Joe Mauer 2014 All-Star Ambassador

2013 Minnesota Twins Photo Day

Minnesota Twins First Baseman Joe Mauer has been named Major League Baseball’s 2014 All-Star Ambassador. Mauer joins a distinguished list of MLB stars who have served in this role including Torii Hunter Derek Jeter, Albert Pujols, Justin Upton and David Wright. In addition, Twins legends Bert Blyleven, Rod Carew, Paul Molitor and Tony Oliva have […]

Is this the newest Yankee?

Zhilei NY

Is this the newest Yankee? No, it’s heavyweight Olympic Silver Medalist from China, Zhang Zhilei, donning the Yankees iconic interlocking NY cap as he gathers momentum on the American sports scene.

Going 9 Podcast: The Mets Go Forth & The Roto Wizard

This week’s Going 9 podcast, host Mark Healey will discuss the early season returns for the New York Mets with SportsNet New York’s Matt Cerrone, the Director of Digital Media for SNY.tv and the creator and lead writer for the award-winning MetsBlog.com. Also joining the show will be Evan Tarracciano from RotoExperts.com, who is known […]

Going 9 Podcast: Away We Go! Week 1 in MLB, Fantasy Baseball

This week’s show takes a look at the first week of regular season play in MLB, including a review of the Fantasy Baseball Studes and Duds so far. Joinijg the show will be Justin McGuire, the MLB Editor for SportingNews.com and Jason Collette, whose work appears at Fangraphs, RotoWire, ESPN, BaseballHQ and the ProcessReport.net. More […]