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Is Major League Baseball About to Follow the NFL Into London?

Matt Smith | Posted 18.11.2014 | UK Sport
Matt Smith

Whether London is the first European landing spot remains to be seen, but it looks likely that MLB will be playing games in this continent in the near future and following the NFL's path to London surely would be an attractive proposition at some point.

There's No Offseason in Baseball

Matt Smith | Posted 05.11.2014 | UK Sport
Matt Smith

The 2014 Major League Baseball (MLB) season was brought to a close last week by the San Francisco Giants enjoying a title-celebrating parade for the t...

Miami Marlins Slugger Shows Off Gruesome Facial Injuries

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Sport

Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton shared a gruesome image of the aftermath from being hit in the face with a fastball last week. The 24-year-...

WATCH: MLB Outfielder Exits Game After Being Traded (Video)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.08.2014 | UK Sport

Austin Jackson was taken out of the Detroit Tigers' defeat to the Chicago White Sox during the 7th innings after news broke he had been traded. MLB...

This Sleeping Baseball Fan Is Suing ESPN And Its Commentators For $10m

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Sport

A baseball fan who fell asleep during an MLB game is suing ESPN and its commentators for $10 million. Andrew Rector, 26, claims he has suffered emo...

The Digital World - When It Comes to Sport, Women Are Leading the Way

Alexandra Chalat | Posted 08.08.2014 | UK Sport
Alexandra Chalat

When I'm speaking to my friends who are also women in the sport industry, we often find ourselves reflecting that we work in a sector that's predominantly male. It's not a new realisation. And it's not surprising. Sometimes it's a rant, sometimes it's a complaint, and other times it's just an observation of a meeting we had where we were the only woman in the room, or at an event where very few women were present.

What Was Fiddy's Excuse For Awful Baseball Pitch?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.06.2014 | UK Sport

50 Cent has blamed his woeful first pitch at the New York Mets last week on “excessive masturbation”. During a Reddit AMA session, Fiddy w...

WATCH: 50 Cent's Pitiful Pitch At The Mets (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.05.2014 | UK Sport

You might find 50 Cent in da club drowning his sorrows after a frankly woeful first pitch blunder at the New York Mets' home, Citi Field. "Fidd...

WATCH: Kid Gives Baseball To Pretty Girl, Or Does He? (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2014 | UK Sport

You have got to hand it to the chivalrous young fan who collected a souvenir ball at Texas Rangers and Toronto Blue Jays' MLB match, only to hand it t...

City Become The Highest Payers In World Sport

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Sport

Manchester City's players are the best paid sportsmen in the world, with their first-teamers earning an average £5.3m a year, or £102,653 per week. ...

LOOK: MLB Opening Day In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK Sport

Buster Posey hit a tie-breaking homer as the San Francisco Giants completed a remarkable comeback victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on the opening...

LOOK: Pitcher Chapman Reveals Post-Surgery Picture After Being Hit By Line Drive

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Sport

Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman was hit by a ferocious line drive last week and has revealed exactly what he is dealing with. Chapman suffer...

WATCH: Pitcher Hit By Line Drive In Baseball Game (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Sport

Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman has suffered facial fractures above his left eye and nose after he was hit by a line drive Wednesday night, the...

The Curious Case of the Silent US Sports Fans

Matt Clough | Posted 02.02.2014 | UK Sport
Matt Clough

There's one aspect of the sport Stateside that doesn't subscribe to the same law of hyperbolic excess - the fans. If the rule that governs the rest of American life is observed, then those followers of MLB, NFL and the rest should find themselves reduced to orgasmic ecstasy by success and frothing rage by defeat.

The Trial of Alex Rodriguez

Matt Clough | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Matt Clough

In the event that Rodriguez is ordered to serve his ban, despite Cashman's assurance of his pivotal role in the organisation, it's hard to imagine the Yankees losing much sleep over it.

Boston Cop Celebrates David Ortiz's Home Run (PICTURE)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Sport

Stan Grossfeld, a two-time Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer from the Boston Globe, captured an iconic moment when Boston police officer Steve Horga...

'I'm Fighting For My Life'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Sport

New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez acknowledged he was facing the "toughest fight" of his life after confirming he will appeal against his ban for v...

Sports Reporter Kelly Nash Nearly Struck By A Baseball While Taking A Selfie (PICTURE)

Elliot Wagland | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Sport

Sports reporter Kelly Nash narrowly avoids being hit in the head by a flying baseball. The Sun Sports journalist was taking a 'selfie' at the Gree...

A Good Ol' Fashioned Baseball Brawl (VIDEO/PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Sport

Sports spats are few and far between nowadays, so be upstanding for the LA Dodgers and the San Diego Padres, who produced a superb flare-up that evoke...

Different Leagues, Same Team

Nick Keller | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK Sport
Nick Keller

Use it in the right way and not only can a team effect positive change but can help drive their business forward - because what you give to the community, the community will give back.