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Top Prospect Michael Choice To Make Major League Debut

On September 1 Major League Baseball rosters expanded to 40 and the Oakland Athletics called up top outfield prospect Michael Choice. While he didn't get a chance to make his debut yesterday against the Tampa Bay Rays, the outfielder is in the lineup for manager Bob Melvin as the designated hitter. In 132 games for the Sacramento River Cats Choice tied for second in the Pacific Coast League with 89 rbi, fourth in hits (154), fifth in walks (69) and 10th in OBP (.390). He will hit ninth
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Cleveland Indians : With A Big Four-Game Series, Can The Tribe Tame The Tigers?

CLEVELAND  -- Three games behind the defending American League champion (64-45)Detroit Tigers, can the (62-49)Cleveland Indians tame their nemesis’ from the Motor City? 3-9 against the Tigers, the Indians find themselves three games behind Detroit and winners of nine of their last ten games, including taking two out of three on the road against the NL East last-place Miami Marlins on the road. Thanks to the efforts of Michael Bourn, All-Star
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Homer Bailey No-Hits The San Francisco Giants

Homer Bailey has thrown the second no-hitter of his career this time shutting down the San Francisco Giants. His only blemish a walk in the seventh inning to Gregor Blanco and faced just one over the minimum. The Cincinnati Reds starter joins Justin Verlander, Mark Buehrle, and Roy Halladay as the only active pitchers with multiple no-hitters. For Bailey, he needed 109 pitches to get the job done, only throwing more than
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Painting the Black: Baseball's Week in Review

This early in the baseball season, there are usually a handful of storylines that fans tend to follow closely. During the past seven days, baseball provided as much drama and fodder for the media as any daytime soap opera ever could. Let's take a look at some of the biggest stories of the past week in Major League Baseball: One of the greatest streaks in sports history was finally laid
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Painting the Black: Baseball’s Week in Review

This early in the baseball season, there are usually a handful of storylines that fans tend to follow closely. During the past seven days, baseball provided as much drama and fodder for the media as any daytime soap opera ever could. Let's take a look at some of the biggest stories of the past week in Major League Baseball: One of the greatest streaks in sports history was finally laid