Major League Baseball

Baseball has lost one of its most beloved ambassadors with the passing of Hall of Fame inductee and Negro League legend Monte Irvin. Irvin, who was named Major League Baseball’s first Black executive, was 96. Born February 25, 1919 in Haleburg, Ala., Irvin and his family relocated to Orange, N.J. when he was young. While […]

Maya Angelou had to bow out of  an event this weekend. We told you in our the story Maya Angelou Sidelined Due To Undisclosed Illness Sunday afternoon that she would be unable to appear at The Civil Rights Game Ceremony. She took to her Facebook page for a few words of gratitude and explanation: An unexpected medical emergency […]

Major League Baseball & its Clubs will commemorate the anniversary of 9/11 today with on-field tributes at Major League games. According to a press release…

Iconic player, legendary hitter, and nine-time All-Star Gary Sheffield played 25 seasons in Major League Baseball, is part of a sports dynasty spanning 3 decades, and his legacy to the game is indisputably woven into the fabric of America’s favorite pastime. He played and significantly produced for eight teams throughout his illustrious career to include […]

If you’ve been wondering how former NFL player turned sports analyst turned educator Deion Sanders is doing after his second divorce, finalized just last week,…