I don’t really play fantasy baseball any longer, but when I did, at various times over the last decade, I’d inevitably end up with Mark DeRosa on my team. Remember him? DeRosa was never a star, and he was rarely even a starter, getting more than 500 plate appearances in a season just four times in a career that spanned from 1998-2013. Those four years were 2006-2009, and that’s...
Secaucus, N.J., October 17, 2014 – With the World Series matchup set, MLB Network’s studio shows will hit the road as part of its expanded on-site programming starting this Monday, October 20 in Kansas City. MLB Network’s extensive coverage of the AL Champion Kansas City Royals and NL champion San Francisco Giants will include previews, analysis, highlights and interviews...
Cleveland Indians Games this Saturday, July 19
1:00pm on SportsTime Ohio / 12:30pm Indians Live Pre-game
7:00pm on FOX Sports 1 / #IndiansOnFS1
This Saturday, July 19th, the Cleveland Indians have a doubleheader at the Detroit Tigers.
SportsTime Ohio will carry the 1:00pm game starting with Indians Live pre-game show at 12:30pm.
FOX Sports 1 will carry the 7:00pm game...
After spending the Fourth of July with the D-backs on FOX Sports Arizona, tune in to FOX Sports 1 on Saturday as they take on the Atlanta Braves for the FS1 Game of the Week.
Justin Kutcher and Mark Derosa will have the call on FS1 with coverage beginning at 12:30 p.m. PT.
D-backs fans have an opportunity to show their pride in a Twitter hashtag battle with the Braves by tweeting...
Home-plate umpire Greg Gibson, Braves players Eddie Perez and Mark DeRosa, coach (now manager) Fredi Gonzalez and broadcaster Joe Simpson share their recollections of Randy Johnson's perfect game on May 18, 2004.
Cleveland crushes the New York Yankees, 22 – 4, at New Yankee Stadium, scoring 14 runs in the 2nd inning, the most runs given up in an inning in Yankee history. Asdrubal Cabrera hits a grand slam, Mark DeRosa and ... Read More
In this MLB News and Notes segment, I will be giving occasional reports on the latest news and rumors throughout the MLB. I also will try to tweet news and rumors as I see them, so feel free to follow me on Twitter: @ajnicholsIBI.
Here are the stories from Wednesday, April 2nd.
The Rays continued to lock up their young talent, agreeing to a six year extension with starter Chris...
Ed Note: This piece appears courtesy Bloguin's MLB blog The Outside Corner
During his 16 seasons with eight different MLB teams, Mark DeRosa developed a reputation as a leader in the clubhouse and a sounding board for both veterans and younger players alike. After playing part-time for the Toronto Blue Jays in 2013, DeRosa, 38 and a father of two, made the decision to retire...
100. Mark DeRosa denied high five:
99. Brad Stevens’ moment:
98. Ohio State marching band:
97. Oklahoma State fan waving a chicken wing:
96. Tom Brady is somewhat creepy:
95. Rich Rod doing the wave:
94. Serge Ibaka and Blake Griffin being weird:
93. Phillip Rivers once upon a time was a happy man:
92. Cam Newton is afraid of cannons:
91. Adrian Beltre does not like...
During his 16 seasons with eight different MLB teams, Mark DeRosa developed a reputation as a leader in the clubhouse and a sounding board for both veterans and younger players alike. After playing part-time for the Toronto Blue Jays in 2013, DeRosa, 38 and a father of two, made the decision to retire and join MLB Network as its newest former-player-turned-talking-head.