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Remember Phil Hartman’s Greatness With Answering Machine Messages He Left For A Fan In 1993

Saturday, May 28 marks the 18th anniversary of the day that <i>Saturday Night Live</i> star and comedy legend Phil Hartman was murdered in his sleep by his wife, Brynn Omdahl. So many years later and just typing those words feels so surreal and impossible, but that was the power and influence of Hartman’s …

Rougned Odor Landed the Punch, but Jose Bautista Deserves Strong Punishment Too

Jose Bautista and Rougned Odor started a brawl over the weekend, and one of them figures to pay an especially heavy price for it.<p>But don't think for a second the other should get off easy.<p>Before getting into the nitty-gritty, we must first dive into the rivalry history between Bautista's Toronto …

Ausmus drapes hoodie on plate after ejection

DETROIT -- If Tigers fans wanted more emotion out of Brad Ausmus, they got it on Monday.<p>"I haven't watched it. I haven't looked at it," Detroit's …

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MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at 2016's 1st-Quarter Mark

One quarter of the 2016 MLB season is in the books, but there's still a ton of baseball ahead.<p>The Chicago Cubs stumbled a bit with a series loss to the San Diego Padres, but they're still comfortably looking down on the other 29 teams from the No. 1 spot in these rankings.<p>Things continue to shuffle …

Tough start for AL's big playoff teams from 2015

If the season ended now, the American League playoffs would look a lot different from last year.<p>Only one team from the 2015 AL postseason is in …

Bryce Harper Comments on Yelling Apparent Curse Word at Umpire After Ejection

Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper was ejected during the ninth inning of Monday's 5-4 win over the Detroit Tigers, and the reigning National League MVP showed no regret for his actions afterward.<p>Harper was tossed after he and several Nats teammates yelled at home plate umpire Brian Knight for …

Slide rule invoked to end Astros-Brewers game

MILWAUKEE -- For the second time in less than a week, a game ended controversially on baseball's new slide rule. This time it was the Astros who were …

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Ross Stripling Exits Debut in 8th Inning with No-Hitter Intact vs. Giants

After throwing 100 pitches without giving up a hit, Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Ross Stripling's night against the San Francisco Giants came to an end. It was a decision that proved costly for the Dodgers, who lost 3-2 after Brandon Crawford hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the 10th …

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Mexico Series a proud homecoming for Luhnows

MEXICO CITY -- A young Jeff Luhnow had finally gotten the chance to play on the same Little League team as his older brother, Chris, who was …

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28 Ways We Sabotage Our Happiness (And How to Stop)

<b>“The simplest things in life are the most extraordinary.” ~Paul Coelho</b><p>Life can be frustrating. Things don’t always go according to plan.<p>People let …

Happiness

Astros' first-base competition heats up

BRADENTON, Fla. -- The competition to be the Astros' starting first baseman on Opening Day began to heat up Sunday when all four primary candidates …

Baseball

How the Astros use cutting-edge baseball technology to be better at baseball

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — Lance McCullers wants to master his changeup, so he mimics a master.<p>The 22-year-old righty, who jumped to the big-leagues from Class AA in 2015 and finished the season with a 3.22 ERA and strong rate stats in 22 Major League starts, models his version of the pitch after the one …

Dodgers No. 1 on list of 10 best farm systems

<i>What makes an organization rank as one of the top farm systems in baseball? Simply put, it's a combination of quality and quantity. The</i> …

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Astros hungry for more after taste of triumph

KISSIMMEE, Fla. -- Like dew-sweepers on one of the nearby golf courses, the Astros have been hitting the field shortly after the sun comes up at the …

Baseball

So-Called Screenwriting ‘Rules’: Part 1

Last Monday, I posted this about an occurrence that happens with irritating regularity in the online screenwriting universe: The contentious specter …

Mets have luxury of 5 Opening Night starters

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The thing about lining up the New York Mets' starting rotation for 2016 is that every option could be the correct one.<p>Manager …

Baseball

MLB Announces Changes to Mound Visit, Slide Rules to Improve Pace of Play

In an effort to continue speeding up the pace of games, Major League Baseball will implement a time limit on mound visits by managers and pitching coaches. MLB will also address player safety concerns by updating the slide rules.<p>According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, mound visits will be limited …

MLB Announces New Slide Rule, Pace of Play Changes

Runners will be required ‘to make a bona fide attempt to reach and remain on the base’ while sliding<p>By<p>Jared Diamond<p>Jared Diamond<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@jareddiamond<p>Google+<p>Call it the “Chase Utley Rule.”<p>Months after Utley’s controversial take-out slide during last year’s postseason, Major …

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Optimism running high as Houston Astros open camp

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Jose Altuve mentioned the World Series again on the first day of spring training. This time, nobody laughed.<p>"I said it last …

Baseball

What to watch on Hulu in March

If you're not paying for a Hulu subscription in order to catch up on current shows and hundreds of movies, are you even a true entertainment fan? …

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Last Week Tonight Hollywood whitewashing segment

“Hollywood whitewashing: How is this still a thing?”<p>That was the question posed by Sunday’s <i>Last Week Tonight</i> segment “And Now This,” which sought to …

2016 Draft & International Pool Changes By Team

Baseball America’s Hudson Belinsky reports that draft and international spending pools will rise by about 4.6 percent in total for the 2016 Rule 4 …

Free Agent Spending Trends: Pitching vs. Hitting

With the bulk of this offseason’s free-agent spending complete, I thought it might be interesting to look back at some spending trends over the last …

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