iOS app Android app

Minor League Baseball

WATCH: Angry Team Manager Strips In Front Of The Umpire

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.18.2014 | Sports

Arguments in sports are nothing new. Getting so angry you strip in front of the umpire, though? That's taking it to a whole new level. The dubious ...

MLB Prospect Taken Off Field In Ambulance After Scary Collision

AP | Posted 08.14.2014 | Sports

NEW BRITAIN, Conn. (AP) — Minnesota Twins star prospect Byron Buxton was taken off the field in an ambulance after an outfield collision Wednesday n...

WATCH: Drunk Fan Seeks Retribution After Batter Hit By Pitch

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.14.2014 | Sports

When one of your team's batters gets hit by a pitch, it's best to take a deep breath and let it go. Or you could do as this fan did, and put it on ...

Former Minor Leagers Sue MLB

AP | ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 09.09.2014 | Sports

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Like many young baseball players, Aaron Senne dreamed of fame and fortune when he signed his first contract as a Miami Marlins' dra...

Hitting A Walk-Off Homer Was The 2nd Best Part Of This Baseball Player's Day

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 07.07.2014 | Sports

Hitting a walk-off home run for the New Hampshire Fisher Cats (Blue Jays' Double-A affiliate) was just the beginning of third baseman Andy Burns' memo...

Pete Rose Returns... Sort Of

AP | By PAT EATON-ROBB | Posted 08.16.2014 | Sports

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Pete Rose stood behind the batting cage Monday, joking as former major leaguer Joe Mather hit ball after ball to center fie...

This Mascot's Sweet Surprise For A Deaf Fan At The Ballpark Was A Grand Slam Of Awesomeness

The Huffington Post | Melissa McGlensey | Posted 06.02.2014 | Good News

One little baseball fan just got a wonderful surprise from his favorite mascot. Hunter Samworth, 7, is deaf and a huge fan of Heater, the mascot fo...

Minor Leaguer Goes On Incredible Home Run Streak

AP | Posted 05.23.2014 | Sports

KODAK, Tenn. (AP) — Arizona farmhand Jon Griffin ran his homer streak to five at-bats Thursday, connecting leading off the second inning in the Mobi...

Report: Piece Of Minor Leaguer's Ear Bitten Off During Fight With Teammate

AP | MIKE FITZPATRICK | Posted 05.21.2014 | Sports

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers minor league teammates Alex Guerrero and Miguel Olivo got into a fight Tuesday during a game with Triple-A Albuq...

Injured Baseball Player: Losing My Career Was 'One Of The Greatest Things That Happened To Me'

HuffPost Live | Posted 05.08.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Mike Robbins was a baseball star. After turning down a draft option from the New York Yankees right out of high school, he attended Stanford, pitched ...

MLB for Women? Only at Pittsburgh Pirates' Spring Training!

Lee-En Chung | Posted 05.26.2014 | Sports
Lee-En Chung

Armored in athletic gear and mitts galore, the Pittsburgh Pirates began teaching us ladies the precision of pitching and the biomechanics of batting during the 5th Annual "Baseball Basics for Women" event in Bradenton, Florida.

Minor League Baseball Team Sports Bacon-Themed Uniforms

Posted 03.04.2014 | Taste

Bacon and baseball -- what's more American than that?

Batter Up! Take a Swing at Spring Training in Florida

Visit Florida | Posted 04.19.2014 | Travel
Visit Florida

Florida invented spring training and hosted the first integrated baseball game. Here's an introduction to the Florida cities that take you out to the ballgames.

Giants Minor Leaguers Injured In Crash

AP | Posted 12.03.2013 | Sports

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The San Francisco Giants say some of the baseball club's minor league players were injured in a Tuesday morning automobile ...

WATCH: Catcher Takes Monster Hit At The Plate

Posted 09.05.2013 | Sports

Brandon Douglas of the Double-A Erie Seawolves (Tigers affiliate) looked more like a linebacker when he collided with Harrisburg catcher Brian Jerolom...

WATCH: Wild Game-Ending Triple Play

Posted 09.03.2013 | Sports

Down 4-1 in the top of the ninth on Saturday night, the Triple-A Columbus Clippers (Indians affiliate) had the tying-run at the plate with no outs and...

WATCH: Pitcher Somehow Avoids Liner To Face

Posted 08.20.2013 | Sports

Lansing Lugnuts pitcher Daniel Norris narrowly avoided a very serious injury during a game last week. The 20-year-old, who currently plays for the...

WATCH: Ex-MLB Player Turned Manager Starts Brawl

Posted 08.19.2013 | Sports

It's been four years since former major league first baseman Doug Mientkiewicz played the final game of his career. Now he's a manager for the Fort My...

Minor League Team Offers Free Funeral

AP | MICHAEL RUBINKAM | Posted 08.19.2013 | Sports

ALLENTOWN, Pa. -- From the minor-league baseball club that gave you the world's first urinal gaming system comes a promotion that's more 6 feet under ...

WATCH: Bob Costas Makes Minor League Announcer's Dream Come True

Posted 08.14.2013 | Sports

By Matt Yoder, Awful Announcing There are hundreds, if not thousands of broadcasters working hard away from the limelight of the major leagues in m...

WATCH: Fan Catch Of The Year?

Posted 08.08.2013 | Sports

A fan at a minor league baseball on Wednesday made an amazing catch that almost took a horrible turn when he collided with the fence nearby. ...

WATCH: One-Pitch Strikeout

Posted 08.06.2013 | Sports

In a Minor League Baseball game between the Midland Rock Hounds (Double-A Oakland affiliate) and the Corpus Christi Hooks (Houston affiliate), one pla...

WATCH: Manny Goes Deep

Posted 07.10.2013 | Sports

Less than a week after signing a minor league contract with the Texas Rangers, Manny Ramirez went deep for the team's Triple-A affiliate Round Rock Ex...

WATCH: Foul Ball Lands In Cup Holder

Posted 07.09.2013 | Sports

Minor league prospect Brandon Douglas of the Double-A Erie Seawolves popped up a foul ball during a game against the Altoona Curve on Sunday that appe...

Manny Makes Debut

AP | Posted 07.08.2013 | Sports

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — Manny Ramirez didn't waste any time getting in the swing of things in his latest bid to return to the big leagues. ...