Hamilton Heading Home to Texas

With the news that Josh Hamilton is returning to Texas, Joseph Ursery is happy to see “Hambone” coming home. Read article here.” WFAA Sports April 25, 2015 Joseph Ursery Photo Kevin Jairaj -USA TODAY...

Collin McHugh strikes out 11

Astros pitcher McHugh helped his team’s 6-1 win over the A’s. He struck out six batters in an eight-man stretch. “He had really good stuff tonight, all pitches across the board,” manager A.J.Hinch said. (MLB.com) “It’s a really,...

Jeremy Affeldt Builds Bridge to Bumgarner: Game 7

Before Bumgarner’s triumphant finishing number in the World Series, there was Jeremy Affeldt’s effective warm-up performance that put the San Francisco Giants in a position to win another championship. Jeremy Affeldt delivered 21/3 scoreless innings at a...

Rockies retire Helton’s No. 17 jersey

A great day for Colorado, the Rockies and for Todd Helton and his family as the #17 Jersey was retired in Helton’s honor. He is the first player to have his jersey retired in the 22 year history of the baseball team. His wife Christy and his two daughters shared...

Aeneas Williams now in the Hall of Fame

Mike Moye and his wife, Sharon enjoyed a great evening as Aeneas Williams was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Williams was a walk-on at Southern University and by his senior season he led the nation in interceptions. That was a precursor of what was to...

Beckett pitches no-hitter; A string of “FIRSTS”

Josh Beckett threw 128 pitches and received a standing ovation from the crowd of 36,141 at Citizens Bank Park as the Dodgers shut down Phillies 6-0 This was a first of his stellar career, the first in the majors this season, the first for the Dodgers since 1996, first...

Impressive Outing for McHugh

Collin McHugh pitched a masterpiece Tuesday night vs the Mariners; a pitching night to remember. McHugh’s final line last was 6.2 IP, 12 K, 0 BB, 0 Runs. He gave up only 3 hits. He had a swinging strike percentage of 18%, which is currently the highest among...

Hamilton surprises youth baseball team in Louisville

Louisville Slugger filmed the surprise meet-and-greet between Hamilton and the Warriors, a local travel team, while the Los Angeles Angels outfielder was also in town last month to speak at the University of Louisville’s Leadoff Dinner. While visiting with players,...

Aeneas Williams elected to Hall of Fame

Congratulations to Cornerback Aeneas Williams, who was drafted by the Cardinals in 1991, and played the first 10 years of his 14-year career with them, and has been elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. “When you’re on team for 10 years, many times you might not...

Affeldt helps in the fight against hunger

“Hundreds of people, mostly teenagers, occupied a gymnasium and auditorium Saturday at Cesar Chavez Elementary School and steadily filled container after container with rice, soy, dried vegetables and a nutrient powder, with the goal of packaging and delivering...