All-Star Ballot update June 21 2022

All-Star Ballot update June 21 2022

Below are the complete standings for Phase 1 of fan voting for the 2022 MLB All-Star Game presented by Mastercard as of the first ballot update. CATCHERS1. Willson Contreras, Cubs – 801,6302. Travis d’Arnaud, Braves – 471,9213. Yadier Molina, Cardinals – 454,6854. Tyler Stephenson, Reds – 370,4535. Will Smith, Dodgers – 323,8946. James McCann, Mets … Read more

Kody Clemens pitches for Tigers vs. White Sox

Kody Clemens pitches for Tigers vs.  White Sox

DETROIT — Two weeks after Kody Clemens followed in his father’s footsteps by reaching the Major Leagues, he has now followed his Cy Young-winning father to the mound. The Tigers infielder became a pitcher for an inning, tossing a one-run eighth in Wednesday’s 13-0 loss to the White Sox at Comerica Park. Perhaps prophetically, Tigers … Read more

Twins announcer Jim Kaat calls Nestor Cortes ‘Nestor the Molester’

Twins announcer Jim Kaat calls Nestor Cortes ‘Nestor the Molester’

Ugh.Image: Getty Images Baseball can’t go a week without someone saying something incredibly stupid. Recently, it was Josh Donaldson. On Thursday, Jim Kaat, a 2022 Baseball Hall of Fame inductee and broadcaster for the Twins, unloaded another horrid how, his second in a calendar year that raises the question: “Why is he still in the … Read more