David Ortiz's Journey From the Dominican To the Big Leagues (VIDEO)


(Jan 28/2016)

In another outstanding piece from The Player's Tribune, David Ortiz tells his story in a feature video below called "From Somewhere".

In the video the Red Sox slugger talks about his early days growing up in the dominican, his family life, his rise through the minor leagues, and a turning point in his life after he was released by the Minnesota Twins after the 2002 season. With some help from his friend Pedro Martinez, Ortiz would go on to play a vital role in the Red Sox recent run of three World Series Championships.

Watch the video below for the full story.

Torii Hunter: Started From The Parking Lot (Player's Tribune)


(Jan 25/2016)

Check out a great read from recently retired outfielder Torii Hunter over at The Player's Tribune as he writes about his experience in the minor leagues, and how he came very close to quitting baseball in "Started From The Parking Lot"

Thankfully Hunter persevered, otherwise he would have robbed baseball fans of an outstanding big league career, and several highlight reel defensive catches, like this one below from the 2002 All-Star Game:

Dansby Swanson Drafted First Overall - Vanderbilt Commodores Reaction (VIDEO)


(Dec 1/2015)

Check out this awesome video from Vanderbilt Baseball, as the entire team reacts to the news that Dansby Swanson was drafted first overall in the 2015 MLB Draft:

Joey Gallo Two-Run Home Run off Clayton Kershaw (VIDEO)


(Nov 30/2015)

Check out this highlight video of Joey Gallo crushing a two run home run off Clayton Kershaw: