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A St. Joseph's University product, Jimmy Yacabonis was drafted in the 13th round by the Orioles in 2013.
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SJU Product Yacabonis Looking To Finish Season Strong In Frederick

The importance of intangibles makes this a big spot in the development of former St. Joseph’s University standout Jimmy Yacabonis in the Baltimore Orioles system.

08/04/2014

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Gwynn’s Death May Force MLB To Consider Ban On Smokeless Tobacco

The death of hall of famer Tony Gwynn from salivary gland cancer is tragic but it may not be in vain.

06/30/2014

Pete Rose takes part in the ceremony celebrating the 25th anniversary of his breaking the career hit record of 4,192 on September 11, 2010 at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was honored before the start of the game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Cincinnati Reds.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose Returns For Day To Manage Minor League Team

The Bluefish will host the Lancaster Barnstormers in Rose’s game. The team says the Atlantic League is all about giving people second chances.

06/16/2014

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Sporting News Ranks Ruben Amaro Jr. The Worst GM In Baseball

SportingNews.com ranked all of the general managers in Major League Baseball. Coming in 30th of out 30 general managers, is Ruben Amaro Jr. of the Phillies.

05/27/2014

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Young Cancer Survivor Defies The Odds On And Off The Baseball Field

A young cancer survivor who defied the odds on and off the baseball field is now giving back.

05/13/2014

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Musicians + Sports: American Authors on Baseball, the Red Sox and Kanye West’s Aquatic Calling

The breakout band riding high on the success of “Best Day of My Life” have few ideas of musicians who’d make great athletes, including Fall Out Boy drummer Andy Hurley.

03/07/2014

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A-Rod Drops Lawsuit Against MLB, Bud Selig, MLBPA

The notices of dismissal in the two lawsuits were filed Friday in federal court in Manhattan.

02/07/2014

(The Phillies' equipment truck leaves South Philadelphia en route to spring training in Clearwater, Florida.   Photo by Justin Udo)

Phillies’ Equipment Truck Flees Frigid Philly; Spring Training Starts Next Week

Twenty-four hundred baseballs, 1,200 bats, and a slew of other spring training necessities were all loaded up on a 53-foot equipment truck headed to Clearwater, Fla.

02/06/2014

(Replays of disputed plays will now be shown inside Major League Baseball stadiums. File photo by Mike DeNardo)

New Baseball Video Replay Rules Mean Changed Experience For Fans

Major League Baseball is expanding the use of instant replays by umpires, starting this season.

01/17/2014

Stigall Show Log 8.6.13

Chris discusses the shooting in Saylorsburg, PA, last night’s debate between Democratic senate candidates in New Jersey, and the latest details on Benghazi. He talks Republican senate candidate in New Jersey, Steve Lonegan, Dick Yuengling from the Yuengling Brewery, and former Phillies pitcher, Ricky Bottalico.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/06/2013

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AP Source: A-Rod Can Play During Suspension Appeal

A person familiar with deliberations tells The Associated Press that Major League Baseball has informed the New York Yankees that Alex Rodriguez will be suspended Monday but can play while he appeals the penalty.

08/04/2013

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MLB.com At Bat App

With baseball season now underway, fans who want to keep up to the minute have a few tools at their disposal, but none may be more immediate than MLB.com At Bat.

04/17/2013

(Dallas Green signs autographs for greying Phillies fans.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Former Phillies’ Skipper Dallas Green Delights Fans at a Delco Senior Home

Former Phillies’ manager Dallas Green visited a senior living facility in Glen Mills to help residents get pumped up for the 2013 baseball season.

04/04/2013

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Phillies Catcher Ruiz Suspended 25 Games After Positive Test

Philadelphia Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz has been suspended for the first 25 games of next season following a positive test for an amphetamine.

11/27/2012

(Clint Eastwood and Amy Adams star in "Trouble With The Curve."

Movie Review: ‘Trouble With The Curve’

The effective double play combination in this baseball-themed drama is an edgy father-daughter relationship and another old-vs.-new debate about our national pastime.

09/21/2012

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