Welcome to the Thursday off-day boil, where we’ve gathered the latest buzz in the world of baseball! From the Houston Astros hitting their stride with a win over the Pirates to the Angels edging out the Nationals with the help of O’Hoppe, there’s plenty to catch up on.
But the news doesn’t stop there. The MLB has launched an ID Tour to scout upcoming talent across the country, and it’s working! Mountain West city Salt Lake City could soon be home to a Major League Baseball team, courtesy of Big League Utah. And with the cutting-edge trends in the sport, like the Royals’ new extreme shift and a rare hit streak from Walker, it’s an exciting time to be a fan.
Let’s not forget the minor league games, where the Space Cowboys came out on top against the Dodgers and the hook-y named Sod Poodles dominated the Hooks. And speaking of Hooks, did you know that Hunter Pence, former Astros outfielder, turned 40 this week? To celebrate, be sure to watch this must-see video of his incredible MLB career highlights.
So kick back, grab some crawfish, and dive into the latest baseball buzz with us. You won’t want to miss a single play.