Welcome to another edition of ICYMI: Around MLB with Oakland A’s Socks Girl! Find all the latest MLB updates, analysis and opinions from FanSided’s Call to the Pen and my blog! If there’s something you want to see so that Bullpen, Baseball & Sock Talk will be your first stop for all the latest news around the league please let me know! Leave a comment! Email me: firstname.lastname@example.org or hit me up on Twitter @OakAsSocksGrl! I would love to hear your suggestions and feedback!That’s my goal to get you guys coming back for more! Thanks for reading! xx ~ Jen
FIRST AND MOST IMPORTANTLY: HAPPY 40th BIRTHDAY to the CAPTAIN! Derek Jeter turns 40 today! June 26, 1974!! Thanks for a great 2 decades of baseball Captain!
Bullpen, Baseball & Sock Talk highlights:
- Machado thinks hearing “went well”**
- Prince Fielder to appear nude in ESPN the Magazine’s “Body Issue”
- Machado debuts salsa Tuesday, fights suspension on Wednesday?!
- Why Josh Reddick should remain in Sacramento or at least out of the starting lineup
- Oakland A’s prove they can be down but are never out!
- Confronting Giants fans’ earthquake excuses
New on Call to the Pen:
- Curt Schilling announces cancer is in remission!
- Kershaw throws eight more shutout innings**
- MiLB: Crosscutter’s ugly Christmas sweater jerseys
- Tony Gwynn Jr. returns to action
- George Springer’s first pitch love affair
- Starlin Castro’s resurgence
- Khris Davis’ breakout performance
- Tigers should pursue Matt Joyce
- MLB ammends home plate collision Rule 7.13**
- Will Adrian Beltre join the 3,000 hit club?**
- Join the Call to the Pen team!
And yes, we are all aware that Tim “I can’t grow a real stache” Lincecum threw a no-no to one of the worst offensive teams in baseball … nobody except the giants fans that have mocked him the past few years cares! Just sayin’! #AsRuleTheBay!
- Athletics 8 @ Mets 5
- Pirates 1 @ Rays 5
- Nationals 2 @ Brewers 9
- Cardinals 9 @ Rockies 6
- Padres 0 @ Giants 4
- White Sox 4 @ Orioles 5 in 12
- Reds 4 @ Cubs 1
- Marlins 3 @ Phillies 2
- Yankees 5 @ Blue Jays 3
- Tigers 8 @ Rangers 6
- Braves 4 @ Astros 0
- Dodgers 5 @ Royals 4
- Indians 5 @ DBacks 1
- Twins 2 @ Angels 6
- Red Sox 5 @ Mariners 4
**Remember you can find me on Twitter @OakAsSocksGrl**