1. Fan at MiLB Game Catches Foul Ball with Cup, Immediately Chugs Beer

    This fan at an Inland Empire 66ers (Single-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels) game knew what to do when a foul ball came his way. Waiting for the foul ball to drop, he got his cup in position to make the catch...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 7 days ago 28,229 reads 31 comments

  2. Yankees' Triple-a Affiliate Wins Game on Walk-off Inside-the-Park Home Run

    The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (the Triple-A affiliate of the New York Yankees) walked off with a victory over the Pawtucket Red Sox (the Triple-A affiliate of the Boston ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 23 days ago 20,200 reads 7 comments

  3. MiLB Game Canceled Because of Distracting Circus Tent Behind Outfield

    The weather was fine, but a Florida State League contest between the High-A Clearwater Threshers and host Tampa Yankees was cancelled Friday night. Why? Oh, you know—just a circus tent behind the outfield...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 26 days ago 33,375 reads 37 comments

  4. MiLB Team to Change Name to 'Tacos' After Taco Bell Offer?

    In what appears to be a moment of buzzed hunger, the Fresno Grizzlies may have made a deal with Taco Bell on Thursday night, promising to change the team's name to the "Fresno Tacos" in exchange for tacos for everyone in Fresno proper...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 27 days ago 102,980 reads 44 comments

  5. What's It Like to Be Baseball's Real-Life Crash Davis?

    Never believe what you see in the movies. Seriously, I saw Bull Durham , and if Ron Shelton didn't base the Crash Davis character on Mike Hessman, it's only because Hessman was still in elementary school when Shelton was writing the story...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 28 days ago 122,391 reads 50 comments

  6. 37-Year-Old Mike Hessman Sets MiLB Record with 433 Career Home Runs

    After spending the majority of his professional career in the minors, Toledo Mud Hens infielder Mike Hessman (Triple-A affiliate of the Detroit Tigers) now owns the MiLB record for career home runs...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 30 days ago 45,746 reads 43 comments