Four National Teams Participating In Tournament For Developing Baseball Countries


Though baseball was excluded from the Olympics a few years ago, the sport has still continued its attempts grow in nations in which it has not traditionally flourished. The World Baseball Softball Confederation is fighting the good fight, trying to get both sports reinstated for the Tokyo 2010 games. Beginning Friday, the Estonian Baseball and […]

Marucci Sports Names Bat Industry Icon Chuck Schupp To Top Big League Player Relations Position

Chuck Schupp

Marucci Sports announced today that bat industry icon, Chuck Schupp, has joined its team as Head of Big League Player Relations, bringing with him decades of baseball clubhouse knowledge and relationships. “Chuck’s 35 years of clubhouse expertise is a priceless addition to the Marucci team,” said Kurt Ainsworth, Marucci co-founder and CEO. “Chuck has a […]

New Berra Museum Exhibit “Saving Face” Expores Marvels Of The Mask


As the last line of defense, baseball catchers and hockey goalies play the most perilous positions in their sports. Besides mental stress, they face speeding fastballs and flying pucks, coming at them like missiles out of a fog. They are part psychologists, part acrobats, part traffic cops and full-time protectors of home plate and the […]

EPIX Presents: David Ortiz In the Moment, Exclusive Look at the Life of Boston Red Sox Star “Big Papi” July 17


Premium entertainment network EPIX announced today it is offering baseball fans in and around “Red Sox Nation” a close-up look at the life and accomplishments of one of sport’s most colorful, thoughtful and productive stars, David Ortiz of The Boston Red Sox, in the EPIX Original Documentary, David Ortiz In the Moment. The special, produced […]

Going 9 Podcast: Fantasy Baseball Friday

Two of the biggest names in Fantasy Baseball join the show this week, as host Mark Healey welcomes Lenny Melnick ( and Eno Sarris (

John Henry The Cover Guy


He was portrayed in Moneyball by actor Arliss Howard much the way he is in real life, quiet and a bit awkward and not one to seek the limelight. Yet few can argue with John Henry’s moves that, with his fellow ownership partners, have helped “Reverse The Curse” in Boston while looking to do the […]