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5 Epic Manager Meltdowns In Baseball

In honor of Joe Mikulik’s ridiculous rant here are five of the most epic manager meltdowns in baseball history.


Jordan Danks #20 of the Chicago White Sox can't make a catch on Steve Pearce (not pictured) of the Baltimore Orioles during the fifth inning on August 18, 2014 at U. S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Orioles Hit 3 Homers In 8-2 Win Over White Sox

Nick Markakis hit a two-run homer and prevented one with a leaping catch in right field, and Nelson Cruz and J.J. Hardy each added a solo shot to power the Baltimore Orioles past the Chicago White Sox 8-2 Monday night.


MLB commissioner-elect Rob Manfred. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Lyons: Commissioner-Elect Manfred Has Long To-Do List

Most notably, baseball needs to connect with the younger generation.

CBS Chicago–08/18/2014

Arismendy Alcantara #7 of the Chicago Cubs misses a ball hits a by Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets resulting in two runs scored in the sixth inning during their game on August 16, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets Beat Cubs 7-3

NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Flores provided a spark with his bat and glove, leading Jonathon Niese and the New York Mets to a 7-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night. Juan Lagares […]


Wrigley Field rooftops. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Cubs Unfazed By Rooftops Suit

The Cubs saw this coming, and don’t seem worried about it one bit.

670 The Score–08/16/2014

Dayan Viciedo #24 of the Chicago White Sox (C) scores past catcher Dioner Navarro #30 of the Toronto Blue Jays (R) on an RBI double hit by Conor Gillaspie during the first inning at U.S. Cellular Field on August 15, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Abreu, Dunn Lead White Sox Past Blue Jays, 11-5

Jose Abreu had three singles and three RBIs to increase his major league-leading total to 89, and the Chicago White Sox had 17 hits in an 11-5 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.


Starlin Castro #13 of the Chicago Cubs drives in Javier Baez in the third inning against the New York Mets on August 15, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets Overtake Cubs In 3-2 Victory

Zack Wheeler struck out 10 in a gritty performance, Eric Campbell hit a three-run homer and the New York Mets beat the free-swinging Chicago Cubs 3-2 Friday night.


Commissioner-elect Rob Manfred. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Manfred Elected Next MLB Commissioner

Rob Manfred will succeed Bud Selig in January.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2014

MLB commissioner Bud Selig. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

An MLB Game In Amsterdam? It Could Happen

The league is exploring games in Europe, and London is in play too.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2014

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Levine: Offense At A Premium In MLB

Strikeouts are at an all-time high, and only 22 hitters are batting over .300.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2014

Carlos Gomez #27 of the Milwaukee Brewers steals second base as second baseman Javier Baez #9 of the Chicago Cubs can't come up with the throw from the catcher during the first inning at Wrigley Field on August 11, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Brewers Beat Cubs 3-1

Coming off his worst start of the year, Jake Arrieta gave up two runs and five hits in 7 1-3 innings for the Cubs. The right-hander was hit hard in a loss at Colorado on Wednesday, allowing season highs of nine runs and 13 hits in five-plus innings.


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5 Faces Of Major League Baseball

Let’s take a look at the five faces of Major League Baseball when the post-Jeter era begins in November.


White Sox right-hander Hector Noesi. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Noesi’s Solid Effort Helps White Sox Edge Mariners 2-1

Hector Noesi worked 7 1-3 strong innings to help the Chicago White Sox eventually earn a 10-inning 2-1 victory.


Javy Baez #9 of the Chicago Cubs tages out Matt Joyce #20 of the Tampa Bay Rays as he tries to steal second base in the 2nd inning at Wrigley Field on August 9, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rays Beat Cubs 4-0

Jake Odorizzi struck out nine in six scoreless innings and combined with two relievers on a five-hitter to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 4-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday.


Mike Zunino #3 of the Seattle Mariners is congratulated by Chris Denorfia #28 (L) and Logan Morrison #20 after hitting a three-run homer in the fifth inning against the Chicago White Sox at Safeco Field on August 8, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. Catcher Adrian Nieto #17 looks on. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Zunino Leads Mariners To 4-1 Win Over White Sox

While Hisashi Iwakuma felt his command was terrible, the results looked awfully familiar.


Jorge Soler in spring training. (Getty Images)

Levine: Soler Likely In September, But Not Bryant

“I still don’t foresee Kris getting called up this year,” Theo Epstein says.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2014

Cubs infielder Javier Baez. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baez Goes 1-For-5 In Wrigley Debut As Rays Overtake Cubs

In his Wrigley Field debut, touted Cubs prospect Javier Baez went 1-for-5 with a run scored and four strikeouts.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2014

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6 Most Overpaid Athletes

Because we think that extra million is just one too many.


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Famous Little League World Series Alumni

With the 2014 Little League World Series beginning next week, let’s take a look at some famous athletes and alumni who once played in the LLWS in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.


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5 Classic Photos Of The Great Vin Scully

By Adam W. Bloom As a native Los Angelino, I had the incredible good fortune to grow up listening to Vin Scully call Dodger games.  I have argued with many that he is the very […]