After 99 days, the MLB lockout has officially ended! MLB and the MLB Players’ Association struck a deal Thursday following several marathon days of bargaining this week, according to Interstate 70 Sports Media insider James Knox. At 99 days, the lockout is the second longest work stoppage in baseball history, behind only the 1994-95 player’s … More At long last, baseball is back!
For six legendary ballplayers, the long wait is finally over. As per the results of this weekend’s special selection committee meetings, Bud Fowler, Gil Hodges, Jim Kaat, Minnie Minoso, Tony Oliva, and Buck O’Neil have all been elected to Cooperstown, and will be officially inducted on July 24 along with any players voted in by … More Buck O’Neil, Jim Kaat among others (finally) inducted into Cooperstown