Memorable Moments: The Day Brian McRae Charged…The Dugout?

Besides the trade deadline, baseball is abuzz today with talk about the Pirates-Reds brawl last night. That one featured something a little unusual, as Reds pitcher Amir Garrett left the pitcher's mound with the intent to take on the entire Pirates dugout. Unusual, but not original. I know of at least one other time a … Continue reading Memorable Moments: The Day Brian McRae Charged…The Dugout?

This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: July 31

Jim Rooker pitched well, but Baltimore shut down the Royals’ offense as the Orioles took a 3-1 victory at Municipal Stadium. Rooker threw a complete game, allowing seven hits and only one earned run, while striking out seven and walking three. After Baltimore scored two unearned runs in the third, he retired 11 straight Orioles. … Continue reading This Date In Royals History–1969 Edition: July 31