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Play Ball! MLB Players ‘Walk-up’ Songs
Finally, the baseball season starts for real this week. It's become a tradition that players have a few moments of their favorite songs played on the Public Address system when they come up to bat.  Here's a sampling of those "walk-up" songs.
Phillies Remove Interim Tag From Ryne Sandberg
Ryne Sandberg has been named the 52nd manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, Senior Vice President & General Manager Ruben Amaro Jr. announced today.  Sandberg signed a three-year contract through 2016 with a club option for 2017.
"We feel that Ryne has the qualities and leadership skills tha…
While You Weren’t Looking, The Baseball Season Began
You were likely sleeping (or perhaps working) when the first pitch was thrown, but the Major League Baseball season began in Japan this morning. While Yankee fans worry about Joba’s ankle, Phillie fans obsess over Utley’s knees and Mets fans deal with the pros…
What Are Baseball’s Most Valuable Teams?
According to Forbes, the Yankees are the most valuable team in baseball, worth an estimated $1.85 billion. I have a hard time believing the number is that low. Not only do they have the YES Network and insane merchandise sale numbers, they charge hundreds and in some case thousands of dollars for…
Are Jets Fans Happy To See Giants Move On?
On February 3rd, 2008, the New York Giants hoisted the Vince Lombardi Trophy after beating the undefeated New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLII. In 2009, the Yankees beat the Philadelphia Phillies in the World Series. There's something both of these championships have in common...