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Major League Baseball News & Notes, Fiers Death Threats, Arbitration Winners and Losers Lead The Way

February 21, 2020 Former Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers says he has received death threats after he exposed Astros’s 2017 sign-stealing scheme. “Whatever, I don’t care. I’ve dealt with a lot of death threats before. It’s just another thing on my plate,” the Oakland Athletics pitcher told the San Francisco Chronicle on Thursday. Houston Astros owner Jim Crane has had a less-than-ideal […]

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Whistle-Blower Mike Fiers Acknowledges Receiving Death Threats

February 21, 2020 Former Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers revealed he has been getting death threats since he exposed the Astros sign stealing scheme. The Oakland Athletics pitcher revealed the Astros were stealing signs in November. The Astros were stealing signs in the 2017 World Series which they won. He moved to the Detroit Tigers […]

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Olson, Athletics Top Astros 3-2, Take Over AL Wild-Card Lead

Sports That Matters Powered By  INTERTOPS Sign-Up | Make a Deposit | Get Bonuses September 12, 2019 Matt Olson hit a two-run homer to back a solid start by Homer Bailey and the Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros 3-2 Thursday night to take over the AL wild-card lead. The A’s moved a half-game ahead of Tampa Bay atop the AL […]

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Skaggs Death, NFL CBA Talks, MLB Power Rankings, SEC QB Rankings

Sports That Matters July 2nd. 2019 Welcome back! 1. Tyler Skaggs death shocks the baseball world. Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs died Monday at the age of 27, stunning the baseball world and leading to the postponement of the team’s game against the Texas Rangers. Tyler Skaggs grew up rooting for the Los Angeles Angels, and got to […]