TheSTN – Labor Day Doubleheader Highlights MLB Network’s Live Game Schedule From 08.28 – 09.03

MLB Network’s live game schedule from August 28 – September 3 features a Labor Day doubleheader with two intra-divisional matchups. Derek Jeter, MLB’s hits leader with 169 for the season, and the AL East-leading New York Yankees take on Evan Longoriaand the second-place Tampa Bay Rays in a division showdown at 1:00 … Continue reading

TheSTN – Chipper Jones To Replace Matt Kemp On NL All-Star Roster

Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones has been named by 2012 National League All-Star manager Tony La Russa to replace Matt Kemp of the Los Angeles Dodgers on the N.L.’s active roster for the 83rd All-Star Game, Major League Baseball announced today. Kemp, who was elected as a starter by … Continue reading

TheSTN – MLB: NL Player Of The Week Announced

Cincinnati Reds starter Mat Latos has been named the National League Player of the Week for the period ending July 1st. Latos was a perfect 2-0 in two complete games last week, leading the Majors with 18.0 innings pitched and ranking second in MLB and first in the National League … Continue reading

TheSTN – MLB: AL Player Of The Week Announced

New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano has been named the American League Player of the Week for the period ending July 1st. This is Robinson’s sixth career weekly honor and his first since August 22, 2010. Cano, who on Sunday was elected as a starter at second base for … Continue reading

TheSTN – 2012 MLB All-Star Game Rosters Announced

Pitchers and reserves have been named to the American League and National League All-Star Teams, as announced by Major League Baseball, the Major League Baseball Players Association and All-Star Game managers Tony La Russa of the National League and Ron Washington of the American League. The 2012 American League and … Continue reading

TheSTN – 2012 All-Star Game Starters Announced

Texas Rangers outfielder Josh Hamilton, the 2012 leading vote-getter in Major League Baseball, and San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey, who led the National League in All-Star voting, will be among the starters in the 83rd All-Star Game, to be played on Tuesday, July 10th at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas … Continue reading