Reds honor late LHP Tom Browning with jersey on Outfield Wall at Great American Ball Park

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Thomas Leo Browning (April 28, 1960 – December 19, 2022) was an American left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1984 to 1995, spending almost his entire career with the Cincinnati Reds. In his rookie season in 1985, Browning won 20 games and was runner-up for the National League (NL) Rookie of […]

Daily Almanac for Saturday, April 15, 2023: Jackie Robinson Day around Major League Baseball

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Jackie Robinson Day is a traditional event which occurs annually on April 15 in Major League Baseball (MLB), commemorating and honoring the day Jackie Robinson made his major league debut. Celebrated at MLB ballparks, on that one day, all players, coaches, and managers on both teams, and the […]

St. Louis Cardinals News: 2023 Cardinals Hall of Fame ballot nominees announced

Fans to Select One Former Cardinals Great for Induction on August 20 ST. LOUIS, Mo., February 23, 2023 – The St. Louis Cardinals have revealed Joaquín Andújar, Steve Carlton, David Freese, Matt Morris, and Edgar Renteria as the modern players nominated for possible induction into the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame, presented […]

MLB mourns loss of former player/broadcaster Tim McCarver at age 81

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS James Timothy McCarver (October 16, 1941 – February 16, 2023) was an American catcher in Major League Baseball (MLB) and television sports commentator who played from 1959 to 1980 for four teams, spending almost all of his career with the St. Louis Cardinals and Philadelphia Phillies. A two-time All-Star, he helped the Cardinals to the 1964 World Series title, batting .478 […]