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J.J. Hardy: Where Did All His Home Run Power Go?

Ben Berkon | Posted 08.02.2014 | Sports
Ben Berkon

Over the past three seasons, no shortstop has hit more home runs than J.J. Hardy. In fact, the Baltimore Orioles' star has even slugged more dingers t...

From Cuba To NY's All Star Game -- New HR King

Julio Pabon | Posted 09.15.2013 | Latino Voices
Julio Pabon

There might not have been that many Latinos in this years Home Run Derby as years past, but Cuban born, Yoenis Céspedes Milanés made up for it.

Helping Keep Dad in the Game

Jim Higley | Posted 08.06.2013 | Impact
Jim Higley

Like me, Milken received a prostate cancer diagnosis in his forties. But as opposed to passively putting his life in order, he stepped up to the plate with funding and a commitment to kick off the Prostate Cancer Foundation. And their stats today are pretty impressive:

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 12.11.2011 | New York
Len Berman

The NBA has canceled the first two weeks of the season, and before you know it, the entire season may blow up. The unemployment rolls just got larger.

Fan Catches Homer In Hot Tub, Saves Drink

Posted 09.11.2011 | Sports

Talk about a good catch. Last night during the Home Run Derby in Arizona, a fan made a miraculous grab on one of Adrian Gonzalez's home runs. He l...

What's Wrong With Baseball?

Stanley H. Teitelbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Stanley H. Teitelbaum

There is a widespread chorus shouting about baseball becoming increasingly boring. The reality is that although the contests have acquired more of an entertainment atmosphere, the thrust of excitement has waned because of two primary factors.

Drip, Drip... Sosa... Drip, Drip

Roger I. Abrams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Roger I. Abrams

The Sosa disclosure has spawned a debate whether the time has come to lay out all the remaining 102 names on the list and get on with the post-steroid era.

Damn Yankees and Their Pricey New Stadium

Dave Astor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Dave Astor

What's not to like about a sickeningly posh edifice partly funded by massive subsidies from taxpayers who can't afford its ultra-expensive tickets and food?