Indians’ Carrasco being treated for leukemia

“I never thought that I would have something like this, because I play baseball, I’m like super healthy or something like that,” Carrasco said in the video. “But you never know what’s going on inside your body. “When I found out, it made me even stronger, then I push myself to work through this. Then […]

Rob Manfred Says Safety Netting Changes Likely Won’t Come in 2019 Season | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights

Manfred’s point is understandable because finding enough time to reconfigure the netting in the middle of the season wouldn’t be easy. But most fans would agree the league needs to address the issue sooner rather than later. — Read on bleacherreport.com/articles/2839523-rob-manfred-says-safety-netting-changes-likely-wont-come-in-2019-season

2019-05-17 Cleveland vs. Baltimore

I missed my traditional Brew Kettle Kitka last time I was at the ball park. Not this time. These won’t be my only Dollar Dogs of the night. Jafry Ramirez dealing early. Santana making the out. Jose Ramirez steals 2nd, which leads to Cleveland’s first run off a Jake Bauers single. 1-0 after 2. 5 […]

Yanks’ Sabathia third lefty in 3,000-strikeout club

CC Sabathia added another milestone to his Hall of Fame résumé on Tuesday, when he recorded his 3,000th career strikeout. He reached the milestone by striking out the side in the bottom of the second inning. — Read on www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/26643472/yanks-sabathia-third-lefty-3000-strikeout-club

2019 Baseball Tour

Every summer, my wife, Rachel, takes two trips as opportunities to perform and learn new ways to educate and excite her orchestra students. The first is to Minot, North Dakota, for the Dakota Chamber Music festival, and the second is to Olathe, Kansas, for the Mark Wood Rock Orchestra Camp. While Rachel is gone, I’ve […]

Indians’ Carrasco exits due to knee, awaits MRI

Well, crap. Carlos Carrasco left Tuesday’s start after just four innings because of what the team called left knee discomfort and will have a precautionary MRI, manager Terry Francona said. — Read on www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/26588808/indians-carrasco-exits-due-knee-awaits-mri