Edit: This story is two years old and COPO got me good. I’m going to get him back for this! To be clear, I totally screwed up but I am leaving it up anyway. Courtesy of COPO (man, you suck) and Deadspin, we have word that Yankees middle infielder Starlin Castro has been arrested in…… Continue reading Starlin Castro Arrested in Dominican Republic TWO YEARS AGO
Ramon Ramirez, minor league infielder for the Orioles, has died in a motorcycle accident.
From the Post Gazette comes a really fascinating article on the effect that Major League Baseball has had on the poor island nation of Dominican Republic. It’s a very long read, so I highly recommend you wait until you have a bit of time to properly dive into it, but it’s really worth the time…… Continue reading Baseball Republic: Inside the Dominican Machine