Attempted murder conviction in baseball bat beating of former Ike track star Drew Schreiber thrown out because of prosecutor’s error | Crime And Courts

A man who joked on tape about whether his baseball-bat beating caused his victim to become “retarded” had his conviction for attempted first-degree murder vacated Tuesday after appellate judges ruled that Spokane County prosecutors erred by omitting the word “premeditation” in charging documents. The Division III Court of Appeals dismissed “without prejudice” the attempted first-degree […]

Astros prospect Forrest Whitley throws baseball 110 mph

via Forrest Whitley on Twitter One of the coolest parts about being a professional baseball player must be having the ability to throw a baseball outlandishly hard. Whether it’s across the infield, with a crow hop from the outfield or off the mound, chucking a ball with triple-digit velocity has to be a wonderfully exhilarating […]

Best Bromances in All of Baseball

Best Bromances in All of Baseball

There’s nothing quite like being a big leaguer. You spend March through September (maybe even October) eating, working and hanging with the same few dozen guys, all while trying to manage the pressure-cooker of being a professional athlete. It’s a unique dynamic, and it’s no wonder that it’s produced some of the culture’s most profound […]

Could baseball bring Heisman winner Kyler Murray to VT Lake Monsters?

Could baseball bring Heisman winner Kyler Murray to VT Lake Monsters?

CLOSE Oklahoma Sooners quarterback Kyler Murray won the 2018 Heisman Trophy following a 50-plus touchdown effort that helped the Sooners earn a College Football Playoff berth. USA TODAY Kyler Murray waits to hit during batting practice before an Oakland A’s baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels on June 15, 2018.(Photo: Jeff Chiu, AP) Outlandish […]

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