BASEBALL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BASEBALL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline MLB Hall of Fame class http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230352-77/torre-baseball-thomas-hall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230352-77/torre-baseball-thomas-hall.html.csp">The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline MLB Hall of Fame class</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN KEKIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:55:28.701-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cooperstown, N.Y. • Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy. Being enshrined in the Hall of Fame can have those effects, even on the greats. Thomas, pitchers Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux, and managers Bobby Cox, Torre and La Russa were inducted into the baseball shrine Sunday, and all paid special tribute to their families before an adoring crowd of nearly 50,000. “I’m speechless. Thanks for having me in your ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582303522014-07-27T22:55:28.701-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T22:55:28.701-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230352@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:55:28 MDT Baseball: Salt Lake Bees lose 6-5 in Las Vegas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230394-77/bees-lake-las-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230394-77/bees-lake-las-salt.html.csp">Baseball: Salt Lake Bees lose 6-5 in Las Vegas</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:54:56.409-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • The 51s score three runs in the bottom of the seventh inning to rally past the Salt Lake Bees in Pacific Coast League baseball Sunday. Brenna Boesch gave the Bees a 5-3 lead in the top of the seventh with an RBI single. But Matt Reynolds hit a three-run homer for Las Vegas in the bottom half of the inning. Boesch had three hits and Shawn O’Malley scored twice for the Bees. 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The Hall of Fame’s board cut a player’s eligibility from 15 years to 10, which gives McGwire a maximum of two more appearances on the writers’ ballot. Bonds, Clemens and Sosa, shunned so far along with other Steroids Era stars, can be considered up to eight more times each by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. Cleme...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582286272014-07-27T17:58:08.634-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T17:58:08.634-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The double-elimination tournament is scheduled to end Thursday at 5 p.m. on the Logan High baseball field. “We’ve had a good summer, but not as good as last year,” said Helper coach Jeff Cisneros. “St. George is a good team this year. They combined three high schools.” The tournament opens Saturday with Helper...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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For Thomas, the 6-foot-5, 240-pound former Chicago White Sox slugger known as the Big Hurt, life has come full circle — from awe-struck rookie in 1990 to baseball royalty. Thomas was elected in January to the Hall of Fame, along with pitchers Greg Maddux an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582217402014-07-24T22:45:05.003-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T22:45:05.003-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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And now I watch those kids, aka The Salt Lake Bees, on a regular basis. Also, I listen casually to games (I’m not too picky, although I avoid Rockies broadcasts) on the radio or TV because summer just isn’t summer unless there’s a pot of geraniums on the front porch and an announcer’s voice within earshot. Like I said. That’s a LOT of ba...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Yankees, 5 p.m., ESPN • Washington at Colorado, 6:40 p.m., ROOT Radio — Minor league baseball • PCL, Reno at Salt Lake, 960 AM, 1280 AM • Pioneer League, Billings at Ogden, 97.5 FM The Big Show • Hosted by Tribune columnist Gordon Monson, 3-6 p.m., 1280 AM, 97.5 FM, 960 AM</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Watch • 10 p.m. Thursday, USA</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Derek Jeter, the 40-year-old face of baseball, bid farewell to the All-Star game at the same time 22-year-old Mike Trout became the second-youngest player to earn MVP honors at the showcase. The 41,048 fans at Target Field buzzed from start to finish. Many no doubt will say years from now they were there when Jeter soaked in the adulation one more time on baseball’s national stage...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581904342014-07-17T16:43:13.803-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:43:13.803-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Japan’s High School Baseball Federation is considering introducing measures such as a tiebreaker and pitch counts limits in order to protect the health of the country’s future stars. New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka, who was recently placed on the 15-day disabled list with a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow, was a standout in Japanese high school...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581904222014-07-17T16:43:13.842-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:43:13.842-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Players’ union head Tony Clark said Monday that several of his members have quit cold turkey following the death of Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn on June 16 from oral cancer. While the use of smokeless tobacco was banned for players with minor league contac...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188596@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:19:04 MDT MLB: Selig says Pete Rose could play All-Star role in 2015 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58188129-77/star-rose-2015-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58188129-77/star-rose-2015-field.html.csp">MLB: Selig says Pete Rose could play All-Star role in 2015</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T23:08:04.692-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Minneapolis • Pete Rose may have a role to play in next year’s All-Star game in Cincinnati despite his lifetime ban from baseball. The career hits leader generally is not allowed in any areas of major league ballparks not open to fans. But the former Reds star was allowed to participate in baseball’s All-Century team ceremony at Atlanta’s Turner Field during the 1999 World Series and was permitted to be on the field at Great American Ballpark in 2010 for a ceremony commemorating the 25th anniver...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581881292014-07-15T23:08:04.692-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T23:08:04.692-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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With an arm around his daughter’s chair, Zach Sorensen pointed to the various positions he played at Smith’s Ballpark. Moments later, he was just another helpful fan. “This is Section 20,” he explained to a woman, searching for her seat. “Oh, Section 20?” Sorensen glanced at her ticket: Section 21, Row 6. “I think it’s right over there, down on this row.” Sorensen laughed. This is his life in baseball, nine years after his l...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182276@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:57:59 MDT Kragthorpe: Minor league baseball players deserve better treatment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182161-77/players-baseball-league-minor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182161-77/players-baseball-league-minor.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Minor league baseball players deserve better treatment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:57:41.069-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Arkansas Travelers offer bacon cheesecake as a concession-stand specialty and the Lexington Lugnuts prepare a peanut butter and jelly doughnut sandwich. The Orem Owlz recently staged a Dumb and Dumber World’s Most Annoying Sound Noisemaker Giveaway to highlight their promotional calendar. The Salt Lake Bees and Ogden Raptors draw big crowds to stadiums with the outfields framed by the Wasatch Mountains. Somewhere, amid the unpretentious charm, clever marketing and refreshing atmosphere of m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182161@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 22:57:41 MDT Tuesday’s sports TV/radio programming http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184071-77/espn-league-baseball-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58184071-77/espn-league-baseball-game.html.csp">Tuesday’s sports TV/radio programming</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T22:57:25.046-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 10:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Television — Major League Baseball • All-Star Game, 5:30 p.m., Ch. 13 WNBA • Los Angeles at Indiana, 6 p.m., ESPN2 • Washington at Phoenix, 8 p.m., ESPN2 Radio — Major League Baseball • All-Star Game, 6 p.m., 700 AM NBA • Summer League, Utah vs. Denver, 8:30 p.m., 97.5 FM, 1280 AM, 960 AM The Big Show • Hosted by Tribune columnist Gordon Monson, 3-6 p.m., 1280 AM, 960 AM, 97.5 FM</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58180203@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:57:42 MDT Baseball: Rockies owner says he’s sorry for prickly emails http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58175115-77/monfort-rockies-fans-colorado.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58175115-77/monfort-rockies-fans-colorado.html.csp">Baseball: Rockies owner says he’s sorry for prickly emails</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T23:17:54.05-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort says he’s sorry for his testy reactions to disgruntled fans, including telling one of them that maybe Denver doesn’t deserve a Major League Baseball team anymore. In a statement released by the club Friday, Monfort said he has no intention of moving the team and formally apologized for his prickly email replies. In a series of responses to fans unhappy with the bad baseball they’ve been witnessing, Monfort suggested they not come out to Coors Field if...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581751152014-07-11T23:17:54.05-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T23:17:54.05-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58175115@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 23:17:54 MDT