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Evan Longoria has a Spring Training Beard

Tweet Evan Longoria has a new look to start the 2017 baseball season. He has joined the likes of Jake Arrieta, Evan Gattis, and Justin Turner and refused to use a razor on his face. Yes, Evan Longoria now has a thick burly beard that will be donned on the diamond come Opening Day. Longoria […]

Grapefruit League Stadiums: #3 Charlotte Sports Park

Tweet The top few stadiums on our Spring Training Grapefruit League list could be rearranged in multiple orders. But Charlotte Sports Park is #3 on our list, and it is home to the Tampa Bay Rays in Port Charlotte, Florida. The Charlotte Stone Crabs of the Class A Florida State League also play here in […]

Rain Delays in Baseball

Tweet “Rain is a good thing.” – Luke Bryan Luke Bryan wasn’t referring to a baseball game when he wrote the lyrics to his hit song. The only good thing about a rain delay in a baseball game is if a team is losing and needs it to stop the momentum of the other team. […]

Headhunting has no Place in Baseball

Tweet Protect your players, but don’t go headhunting The recent scuffle between the Tampa Bay Rays and Boston Red Sox came to a conclusion (for now) with the suspension of Boston pitcher Brandon Workman and fine for Tampa Bay pitcher David Price. Price avoided a suspension himself despite hitting both David Ortiz and Mike Carp. […]

Evan Longoria: My New Favorite Baseball Superstar

Tweet Last week I wrote about Chipper Jones and how he was my favorite player over the years while I was growing up.  Chipper is still my all-time favorite, but since his retirement, I have had a new personal favorite that was in the making towards the end of Jones’ career.  Although I like watching […]