David Caplan
August 10, 2019 - 7:33 am
( 1010 WINS ) -- Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he was stopped by police in Connecticut Friday and forced from his SUV at gunpoint by as many as nine officers as he was leaving a gas station. In an interview with The New York Post , Cashman said his Jeep Wrangler was stolen a week ago,...
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August 08, 2019 - 11:35 am
(KFTK) - The baseball field originally built by Ray Kinsella in "Field of Dreams" is going to host a MLB game next season. The New York Yankees and Chicago White Sox will play a game at the famed baseball diamond in Dyersville, Iowa on Aug. 13, 2020. MLB made the announcement Thursday morning via a...
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August 07, 2019 - 1:53 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KFTK) - A pair of Illinois Senators are calling on the Commissioner of Major League Baseball to inform fans on which in MLB ballparks are the most dangerous to sit in. A letter was sent Tuesday from Dick Durbin and Tammy Duckworth, both Democrats from Illinois, asking that MLB...
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Eldis Sula
July 17, 2019 - 1:35 pm
Baseball is a beloved national pastime that hasn't changed in over a hundred years. But the snacks ? Let's just say no one's jumping for that bag of peanuts. In honor of National Hot Dog Day, we've put together some of the most insane hot dogs at MLB stadiums all over the country. Yeah, they're...
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July 08, 2019 - 3:24 pm
(KFTK) - It's not surprising that a franchise with the second-most World Series Championships in MLB history – the St. Louis Cardinals – are among the most-hated baseball teams in the League. A new report says there are four states that hate the Cards more than any other MLB team. Online betting...
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July 01, 2019 - 4:25 pm
(KFTK) - The Los Angeles Angels annouced the unexpected death of pitcher Tyler Skaggs on Twitter, Monday afternoon. "Tyler has, and always will be, an important part of the Angels family. Our thoughts and praryers are with his wife Carli and his entire family during this time." The 27-year-old...
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Busch Stadium
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June 18, 2019 - 3:07 pm
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) — Sometimes when we have it so good, we forget how lucky we really are. However, when SeatGeek ranks Busch Stadium as 7th MLB stadium in the nation for cleanest bathrooms and 4th in the country for overall atmosphere, we have to take notice! The survey polled 8,000 baseball fans...
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Cardinals Busch Stadium during a rain delay
April 03, 2019 - 11:42 am
ST. LOUIS (KFTK) - St. Louis Cardinals have announced their 2019 home opener will be moved to Friday. The schedule of events stay the same, just a day later on Friday. First pitch will be at 3:15 p.m. The Cardinals and Padres were scheduled to have the day off on Friday so no other games will be...
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Matt Carpenter of the St. Louis Cardinals reacts to back injury.
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February 07, 2019 - 6:10 pm
A term baseball has used since 1966 is being done away with in Major League Baseball. What has been known as the "disabled list" for more than five decades, will from now on be referred to as the "injured list." MLB says it's concerned the term "disabled" can confuse a player's injury with the "...
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