MLB HOF

MLB on Sling: The Immortals Among Us

Tim Raines, Ivan Rodriguez, and Jeff Bagwell recently became the latest inductees into the Baseball Hall of Fame, joining a celebrated collection of drunks, drug-users, gamblers, racists, and otherwise decent men who excelled at our country’s national pastime. History has shown that at any one time, more than 30 such men are playing each season,…

Beltre

MLB on Sling: Adrian Beltre Is the Newest Mr. 3000 (And He’s Been Better Than Jeter)

Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre on Sunday ripped a shot down the third baseline for a double against the Orioles’  that made him the 31st member of Major League Baseball’s 3,000-hit Club, the latest achievement in a criminally overlooked career. Congrats, congrats… GOTCHA! pic.twitter.com/vS5t2H3O5G — Ranting Oriole Bird (@RantingOriole) July 30, 2017 At 38,…