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MLB.com At Bat 12 sets launch records

On the same weekend Apple’s App Store recorded its 25 billionth download, the return of MLB.com At Bat set new standards with the fifth edition of the app drawing 2.9 million accesses and delivering 450,000 live audio and video streams, increases of 132% and 83% respectively over the first weekend of Spring Training games in 2011. Since [...]

Darvish Delights in Rangers Spring Training Debut

From strikeouts to fielding, Yu Darvish displayed an impressive performance in his first action in Cactus League play. For the game against San Diego Padres, Darvish completed two shutout innings, with 3 strikeouts. The 25-year-old threw his seven-pitch repertoire all out of the stretch, and was most likely to allow Darvish to settle into his [...]

Astros Announce 2012 Stadium Promotions

In 2012, the Houston Astros are celebrating the team’s 50th Anniversary and the home schedule is full of giveaway items and events commemorating the occasion. Below are many of the exciting promotions fans can look forward to during this golden anniversary season.

MLB expands 2012 Playoffs

For the first time since 1994, the MLB Playoffs will expand to 10 teams for the 2012 season.  The two wild cards teams for each League will play an elimination game before the Division Series.

Rangers teenage free agent signing to be investigated by MLB

On Wednesday the Texas Rangers were said to have signed 17 years old Dominican Republic outfielder Jairo Beras for $4.5 million.  However, the signing has come into question because other clubs felt that Beras was not eligible to sing until July 2nd because they believe that he is only 16 years old. If Beras is [...]

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