Ichiro Suzuki News
10 teams whose dominance rivals that of USA women's basketball
The United States Olympic women's basketball team is absolutely destroying its opponents, and the carnage is palpable. Heading into Thursday's semifinal against France, the American women are 5-0 in Rio, winning by margins of 46, 30, 26, 40 and 65 points. The feats of the U.S. women got us thinking
6 DPs Help Perdomo and Padres Beat Marlins 3-1
Rookie Luis Perdomo benefited from a team record six double plays while pitching a six-hitter for his first complete game Sunday, and the San Diego Padres won the rubber game of their series against the Miami Marlins, 3-1.
Ryan Schimpf, Clayton Richard Lead Padres Past Marlins
Ryan Schimpf homered, Clayton Richard pitched seven innings and the San Diego Padres beat the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Saturday night to snap a four-game losing streak
Mariners Hold off Angels 4-3 for 10th Win in 12 Games
Ketel Marte drove in the tiebreaking run with a sacrifice fly, Leonys Martin scored from second base on a bunt, and the Seattle Mariners held on for a 4-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night
Phillips Makes Marlins Pay for Walk in 3-2 Reds Win
Brandon Phillips made the Miami Marlins pay for using some good strategy. Right-hander Nick Wittgen walking left-handed Joey Votto with two outs and the tying run on second base made perfect sense. Until Phillips drove in two runs with his second double of the game and the Cincinnati Reds rallied
Phillips Leads Reds to 3-2 Comeback Win Over Marlins
Brandon Phillips drove in two runs with his second double of the game and the Cincinnati Reds rallied for a 3-2 win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday
Managers snapshot: Which MLB skippers do what well, and who's No. 1?
The field of sabermetrics has made a lot of strides in assessing performance and value, but one area where it remains difficult to peg who's good and who isn't is evaluating baseball managers. Every single one of them was hired for a reason, almost all of them will eventually be fired for other
Baseball reacts to Ichiro's 3,000th hit
On Sunday, Marlins outfielder Ichiro Suzuki tripled for his 3,000th career MLB hit. His current and former teams offered congratulations and respect, along with teammates and opponents, including fellow 3,000-hit club member Derek Jeter .
Ichiro reaches 3,000 hits by following meticulous standards
When the Seattle Mariners ' Ted Heid originally scouted Ichiro Suzuki in Japan, he saw a great player, but not one he ever thought would one day reach 3,000 hits in the North American major leagues. No Japanese position player had ever played in Major League Baseball at that time, and Ichiro