Results tagged ‘ Max Scherzer ’
- Want to re-live the AL’s All-Star Game victory last night with Yankees Life?
- Padre Steve muses on baseball as an escape, a common bond and a time machine.
- Why was Cole Hamels sporting a bandage last night? Off The Bench has the story.
- Fan Interference has video of Kris Bryant’s home run if you’d like to see it again.
- Looking for All-Star photos? SF Giants Photos and The Halo Way have those.
- Dodger Insider wonders what might’ve been for Corey Seager had he stayed in.
- Has it hit you this is Big Papi’s final season, like it did Cloud Nine Sports last night?
- Remember Mariano Rivera’s All-Star swan song? Subwaybaseball.com revisits.
- The Unbiased MLB Fan hands out midseason awards. Do you agree with him?
- Or is Daniel Murphy the first-half NL MVP like sportselite1 suggests he is?
- The Cutoff Man points out the Yankees’ daunting workload awaiting them.
- Could some All-Stars be on the move this month, asks Hot Stove Soapbox.
- The Sports Mecca picked out five starters who could be available in a trade.
- How did the Cardinals’ Mitch Harris answer Cardinals Insider‘s questions?
- On Cloud Conine explains why Fernando Rodney wears his hat crooked.
- Want Max Scherzer’s autograph for a great cause? Matt’s Bats has details.
- Dodger Insider is running out of superlatives to describe Clayton Kershaw.
- See photos of the game over at Jon SooHoo’s excellent Dodgers Photog Blog.
- Sometimes dreams really do come true, cat loves the dodgers is happy to report.
- BBST declares that strikeouts are sexy and record breaker Max Scherzer knows it.
- There have been some recurring themes for the Giants, writes Gamer Babes.
- The Cutoff Man explains how tack-on runs kept Aroldis Chapman in the bullpen.
- The Cardinals swept the Angels and Cardinal Girl celebrated it with a haiku.
- Joe Girardi isn’t to blame for the Yankees’ slow start, argues subwaybaseball.com.
- Phillies Insider is happy the Phillies are home — and won by more than one run!
- Who is the most underappreciated MLB player? The Unbiased MLB Fan explores.
- TribeVibe posted a photo gallery of Indians players and staff renovating a field.
- Ron Kittle tried his hand at cricket yesterday and Inside the White Sox has photos.
- Take Time For Paradise shared a great image of a young fan at the Hall of Fame.
1. Scherzer’s historic night. Nationals’ ace Max Scherzer tied the Major League record with 20 strikeouts against the Tigers on Wednesday night. @TheBallIsOrange shared a video of all 20 strikeouts, while More Talk, Less Walk agreed with the hurler’s self-assessment of the feat. Dodger Insider looks at some of the greatest strike-throwing performances throughout history, and the overseas fan at The Pastime writes about sleeping through it all.
2. Syndergaard’s power display. Perhaps inspired by Bartolo Colon’s turn as a home run hitter, Noah Syndergaard blasted not one, but two home runs off Kenta Maeda at Dodger Stadium last night, supplying all four of his team’s runs in the process. The Metssiah hailed Syndergaard almost singlehandedly winning the game for the Mets, while 60 Rows Up and Behind a Pole pays graphical tribute. Even as an opposing fan, cat loves the dodgers couldn’t help but be impressed by the display.
3. All-Star voting. Filling out his ballot proved to be a thought-provoking process for The Wayniac Nation, inspiring a pair of blog posts. Cast your 2016 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot, share it in a blog post and tell us why you voted the way you did!
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- Yoenis Cespedes is returning to the Mets, and Metsin’ Around reacted to the news.
- A Gal For All Seasons sees the three-year, $75 million deal as a win for all parties.
- Here’s one Mets fan’s perspective on Cespedes re-signing from Sushi on Sports.
- Metropolitanboomin evaluates a busy and productive offseason for the Mets.
- With Cespedes off the market, stcardinalsminimo takes a look at Hot Stove signings.
- Daniel Satter Sport Talk picks out the top free agents still unsigned for 2016.
- Small winter moves could pay off in a big way for the Cardinals, according to tvteddy.
- Jason Beck reports Kirk Gibson has only good things to say about Justin Upton.
- The Braves should look to sign Rymer Liriano, writes Big Time Atlanta Sports.
- The Baseball Sociologist has an appropriate photo after this past weekend’s weather.
- Taking the polar opposite approach to the snow is Dugout Diary by Joe Boesch.
- Mistake at the Jake pays tribute to Corey Kluber with “Ballad of the Klubot.”
- Re-live TigerFest with these highlights picked out by Comerica Park, 48201.
- Newberg Report is ready for the 2016 season after this weekend’s Rangers Fan Fest.
- Max Sherzer’s historic first season in Washington is on the mind of Roman report.
- Cleveland Indians Fantasy Camp puts a bow on the latest edition with this wrap-up.
- Which Giants expectorated the most in 2015? Giants Fan Carm has the numbers.
- Baseball with Matt looks back at a memorable moment from the 2002 World Series.
- Part 5 of David Voigt’s History of Baseball series is up now over at Our Game.
Veteran MLB.com/blogger Zack Hample caught Mike Trout’s first career Major League home run and Barry Bonds’ 724th career home run, and now he snagged Alex Rodriguez’s 3,000th career hit when the Yankee slugger homered in his first at-bat on Friday night. In his blog, The Baseball Collector, Hample talked his eventful evening that saw him trending on Twitter and in high demand for interviews. (more…)