Hudson is a little better but Goldschmidt, Sosa and bullpen come to the rescue for Cardinals | St. St. Louis Cardinals

There was good news – and a snippet of old news for Cardinals right-hander Dakota Hudson on Friday night. On the plus side, Hudson worked at a brisker pace, in part, because he and catcher Andrew Knizner employed the new PitchCom method of signals between the battery men. The sinkerballer also recorded eight ground ball … Read more

Rockies’ City Connect jersey divides internet: ‘license plate’

MLB’s City Connect collection got a new addition, as the Colorado Rockies have unveiled their new jersey. In true Colorado fashion, it’s inspired more by the outdoors than the city. The jersey feature the distinctive shape of the Rocky Mountains in pine green, an obvious ode to the state’s license plates – made even clearer … Read more

Giants’ Gabe Kapler to skip national anthem in wake of shooting

Before the Giants faced the Reds on Friday in Cincinnati, San Francisco manager Gabe Kapler told reporters he didn’t plan on coming onto the field for the national anthem after 19 children and two teachers were killed in a mass shooting at a school shooting in Uvalde , Texas, just three days ago. Kapler added … Read more

Worth the Wait: Texas A&M run-rules Florida in SEC Tournament, 10-0

Press conference video courtesy of the Southeastern Conference. Game # 53: # 2 Texas A&M 10, # 7 Florida 0 (SEC Tournament, second round)Records: Texas A&M (36-17, 19-11), Florida (36-21, 15-15)WP: Micah Dallas (5-3)LP: Brandon Neely (3-2)Save: Joseph Menefee (1)Box Score There should be no debate Texas A&M (36-17) has earned one of the vital … Read more

Hottest topic at next week’s SEC meetings? Start with the football schedule | Mizzou Sports News

COLUMBIA, Mo. – We’re talking about meetings! Not a game! Not a game! We’re talking about meetings! To borrow from famous philosopher and basketball Hall of Famer Allen Iverson, we are indeed talking about meetings. Some pretty important ones in the world of college sports. For the first time in three years, the movers and … Read more

Yankees sign former Cardinals All-Star Matt Carpenter

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – An 11-year MLB veteran, Matt Carpenter arrived in the Yankees clubhouse Thursday afternoon and told manager Aaron Boone he was ready to help however necessary. “If you want me to load the bags on the plane, that’s what I’ll do,” Carpenter said. Instead, just hours after the Yankees announced they had … Read more

Kyle Farmer two homers, four hits, five RBIs, Reds score 20 runs

CINCINNATI – Banged up and battling back soreness much of this month, Reds shortstop Kyle Farmer had been out for three straight games. Although Farmer isn’t a big star in Cincinnati’s lineup, his team missed him. “Our team feels different when he’s not playing,” Reds manager David Bell said before Thursday afternoon’s game. “He’s a … Read more