MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL STANDINGS – June 23

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL STANDINGS – June 23 AMERICAN LEAGUE EAST NY Yankees         39 – 31 Boston                 40 – 32 Tampa Bay          39 – 36                 -2.5 Baltimore            35 – 37                 -5.0 Toronto               35 – 37                ...

Schwarber going to Triple-A; Heyward to DL

CHICAGO — Cubs manager Joe Maddon has preached the need to be patient with some of the young players on the roster, but apparently the team decided it was time to make a move regarding struggling slugger Kyle Schwarber. Schwarber, who last year returned to...

PURDUE BASEBALL: Perkins Called Up by Phillies

PURDUE RELEASE PHILADELPHIA – Purdue baseball alumnus Cameron Perkins has been called up to the big leagues by the Philadelphia Phillies after being a three-time all-star in Minor League Baseball. Perkins was a three-year starter for the Boilermakers from 2010...

THIS DAY IN SPORTS JUNE 15-Lightning Strikes Twice

NEW YORK TIMES 1938 They turned on the greatest existing battery of baseball lights at Ebbets Field tonight for the inaugural night major league game in the metropolitan area. A record throng for the season there, 40,000, of whom 38,748 paid, came to see the fanfare...