Willie Mays

American League All-Star Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim celebrates with teammate American League All-Star Josh Donaldson #20 of the Toronto Blue Jays after hitting a lead off home run in the first inning against National League All-Star Zack Greinke #21 of the Los Angeles Dodgers during the 86th MLB All-Star Game at the Great American Ball Park on July 14, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Source: Elsa/Getty Images)

Trout Hits Leadoff HR, Wins MVP As AL Tops NL 6-3

Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball’s new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats walked off the field.

07/15/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 18:  Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees follows through on a fifth inning single to left field, his 2,999th career hit, against the Miami Marlins at Yankee Stadium on June 18, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

A-Rod Gets Hit 2,999, Yankees Beat Marlins 9-4

Alex Rodriguez reached 2,999 hits with a pair of singles, and Carlos Beltran and Brett Gardner each had two-run homers, leading the New York Yankees to a 9-4 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.

06/18/2015

Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees slides safely into second as Adeiny Hechavarria #3 of the Miami Marlins applies the tag during their game at Yankee Stadium on June 17, 2015 in New York City.  (Source: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Marlins Aim For Third Win Over Yankees In Four Days

Closing in on 3,000 hits, Alex Rodriguez is taking the pursuit of his latest milestone in stride.

06/18/2015

John F. Kennedy Jr (L) is seen with Mets baseball player Willie Mays at Shea Stadium in New York 03 June 1972. (credit: JERRY SISKIND/AFP/GettyImages)

Happy Birthday To ‘The Say Hey Kid': Willie Mays’ Top 5 Moments

Today, the Say Hey Kid turns 84 years old. Let’s take a look at his best moments.

05/06/2015

Infielder Evan Longoria #3 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates after his walk off home run in the bottom of the 12th against the New York Yankees sent the Rays to the playoffs on September 28, 2011 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Source: J. Meric/Getty Images)

Top Exciting Finishes To An MLB Season

With only a few weeks left until the MLB Playoffs begin, it got me to thinking about how exciting the end of the baseball regular season can be.

09/15/2014

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Lengthy Suspensions Common In MLB History

Major League Baseball dropped the hammer on Alex Rodriguez and 12 other players for their use of performance-enhancing drugs Monday by handing out lengthy suspensions. But long suspensions are nothing new in baseball where everything from a few games to a lifetime suspension have been handed down at one point.

CBS Miami–08/05/2013

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Lifetime Bans Not New To Baseball

If New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is awaiting his suspension and could be banned for life. But lifetime bans are nothing new for Major League Baseball which has a lengthy history of throwing people out of the game.

CBS Miami–08/02/2013