Tag: TakeItBack

Jake Marisnick appealing two-game suspension, undisclosed fine

Jake Marisnick was suspended two games and fined an undisclosed amount over the incident last week that led to Jonathan Lucroy suffering a concussion and...

Astros’ Jake Marisnick suspended two games for collision with Jonathan Lucroy

Following a scary collision that injured Los Angeles Angels catcher Jonathan Lucroy, Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick has been suspended two games by MLB for...

Top highlights from 2019 MLB All-Star Game

After witnessing the most exciting Home Run Derby in MLB history, fans tuned in on Tuesday night to watch the game's top stars take the...

Winners and Losers from 2019 MLB All-Star Game

The 2019 MLB All-Star Game is in the books. On Tuesday night, the American League jumped out to a 4-1 lead and held on over...

Carlos Correa has distinctly different take on ‘juiced balls’ than teammate Justin Verlander

Houston Astros teammates Justin Verlander and Carlos Correa don't exactly see eye to eye on the whole "juiced balls" debate swirling around MLB these days....
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LOOK: Justin Verlander, Kate Upton steal show at red carpet

Houston Astros ace Justin Verlander is slated to start the All-Star Game Tuesday evening in Cleveland. He’s also the front runner for the AL Cy...

MLBPA head Tony Clark believes baseballs are juiced

Houston Astros star Justin Verlander made news earlier in the week when he blasted MLB and Commissioner Rob Manfred over juiced baseball.

Rob Manfred weighs in on Jonathan Lucroy play, catcher collisions

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred has offered his two cents on the violent collision between Houston Astros outfielder Jake Marisnick and Los Angeles Angels catcher Jonathan...

Justin Verlander: MLB juicing balls, ‘turning this game into a joke’

Balls are leaving MLB parks at a record clip in 2019. Houston Astros All-Star Justin Verlander has no doubt that juiced balls are causing the...

WATCH: Jonathan Lucroy carted off after vicious collision with Jake Marisnick

On Sunday, there was a terrible collision at home plate involving Jake Marisnick and Jonathan Lucroy. Marisnick was charging toward home with a head of...

Astros SP Corbin Martin undergoes Tommy John Surgery

The Houston Astros were already likely to add starting pitching depth ahead of this month’s trade deadline. That’s now become a...

10 bold predictions for MLB’s second half

While the MLB season is half over, there’s a lot of baseball left. That has fans everywhere thinking about what will happen next.
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Astros rookie phenom Yordan Alvarez awaiting test results on injured knee

Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez has done nothing but impress since being called up a couple weeks ago, but now he's dealing with a knee...

Winners and losers from first half of 2019 MLB season

While the official first “half” won’t end until the All-Star Break, 50% of the 2019 MLB season is complete. It’s safe to say the first...

WATCH: George Springer with massive blast in second game back

Houston Astros star George Springer had been sidelined for over a month before returning to the lineup on Tuesday. One day...

Yordan Alvarez made MLB history in 12th game with Astros

Houston Astros rookie phenom Yordan Alvarez made MLB history on Sunday. In just his 12th MLB game, he hit his seventh home run and drove...

Andy Pettitte on possible HOF induction: ‘Really, I don’t expect that’

Andy Pettitte had an impressive MLB career for himself. Don't expect Pettitte to tout his own Hall of Fame candidacy. In fact, he's doing the...

10 most potent lineups in MLB today

Now more than ever, power is a huge part of baseball. Naturally, we can’t help but ask ourselves which MLB lineups are the most potent....

WATCH: Astros’ rookie Yordan Alvarez hits 425-foot HR off train tracks

After repeatedly crushing baseballs in Triple-A all season, Houston Astros fans waited patiently for top prospect Yordan Alvarez to come up and put his power...

5 blockbuster MLB trades we’d love to see

There is nothing sports fans love more than a blockbuster trade that shakes up the league and changes the course of two franchises for years...

Astros’ Jose Altuve begins rehab assignment on Friday

After playing without their All-Star second baseman for over a month, Jose Altuve is taking the final big step before a potential return to the...

Dodgers, Astros heavy favorites to square off in World Series

The Los Angeles Dodgers find themselves on an absolute roll as we head into the dog days of summer. They enter this weekend’s action with...