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2013 Mlb All Star Game

Colossians 3:1-11: It's the Name on the Front of the Jersey That Matters

David A. Sánchez, Ph.D. | Posted 09.30.2013 | Religion
David A. Sánchez, Ph.D.

So what does this baseball and national ritual talk have to do with the current immigration debate in the United States? Concisely, I am intrigued that a New York born, Puerto Rican is told to go back to Mexico in response to his performance of God Bless America.

WATCH: Phillies Star Stares Down Crowd

Posted 07.17.2013 | Sports

Cliff Lee kept his game face on during the MLB All-Star introductions prior to the first pitch on Tuesday night. The Phillies left-hander had a sto...

WATCH: All-Star Highlights (And Lowlights)

AP | BEN WALKER | Posted 07.17.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- From Manny Machado's sling to Aroldis Chapman's zing to a fan's sting, there was plenty to see at the All-Star game Tuesday night. Well, e...

Enter Sandman By Tim McCarver

Posted 07.17.2013 | Sports

Those who watched Mariano Rivera's perfect eighth inning of the All-Star Game not only heard Metallica's "Enter Sandman" as he ran out onto the field,...

All-Star Shut Out

AP | MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 09.15.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — Mariano Rivera reported for work an inning early, and walked off to a fitting tribute. Summoned in the eighth to make sure he would ...

All-Star Game Played Under Drug Cloud

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.16.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Chris Davis knows power surges lead to suspicion in the 21st century. The debate has even trickled down to clubhouse banter. "We always j...

MLB Stars Talk All-Star Break

AP | By RICK FREEMAN | Posted 09.14.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Miguel Cabrera has the kind of numbers that draw attention from fans. It's the same reaction from his peers, too. ...

All-Star Starting Pitchers Announced

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 09.14.2013 | Sports

NEW YORK — The first and last pitch of the All-Star game could well be "New York, New York." Young ace Matt Harvey of the Mets will start for t...

Puig Misses 'Final' All-Star Spot

AP | JAY COHEN | Posted 07.12.2013 | Sports

-- So much for Puig-mania sweeping the country. Give this contest to Atlanta first baseman Freddie Freeman. Freeman and Toronto reliever Steve Delab...

VOTE: Does Puig Deserve All-Star Nod?

Posted 07.11.2013 | Sports

Are you on Team Puig? If so, you're running out of time to get clicking. For the all the talents and accomplishments of the four other players inv...

Should Matt Harvey Get The Ball?

Posted 07.11.2013 | Sports

San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy is faced with the sort of tough decision only possible at the All-Star Game: Which ace should start for the N...

REPORT: MLB Suspensions Loom After All-Star Game

Posted 07.10.2013 | Sports

After a 2-for-3 performance that included a two-run homer, Melky Cabrera was named MVP of the 2012 MLB All-Star Game. The center fielder, then plying ...

Which Reliever Should Go To All-Star Game

Posted 07.09.2013 | Sports

The MLB All-Star Game rosters aren't completely set yet. The last spot on each team has yet to be determined and fans have until 4 p.m. ET on Thursday...

Angels Manager: Puig Must Do More For All-Star Nod

Posted 07.05.2013 | Sports

Add Mike Scioscia to the list of people who believe Dodgers rookie Yasiel Puig doesn't belong in the All-Star Game this season. Just a few days aft...

The Mets Win Something!

AP | RONALD BLUM | Posted 07.16.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Mr. Met stood near the podium with baseball Commissioner Bud Selig, Mets owner Fred Wilpon and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg....