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June 6, 2021

BBMLB: Evan White Injured, Taylor Rogers Dominates

Wynn McDonald 10:00pm June 6, 2021 6/6/21

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With two months of Major League Baseball’s regular season now in the books, it’s time for another check-in with the former Bat ‘Cats making their mark in the pros. In a happier world, we’d be talking about which current Wildcats are making their cases to MLB scouts in the NCAA tournament this week — sadly,…

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May 4, 2021

BBMLB: Ranking the best ex-Cats of April

Wynn McDonald 1:45pm May 4, 2021 5/4/21 Comments Disabled

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Last month, I took the time to catch up with the six former UK baseball stars playing in Major League Baseball, plus a host of others who had a chance to get the call this season. Now that the 2021 MLB season is a month old — and the Bat ‘Cats continue to get it…

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April 4, 2021

BBMLB: A look at Bat Cats in the pros

Wynn McDonald 10:00pm April 4, 2021 4/4/21

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8 tags

Baseball is back! MLB’s opening weekend is nearly in the books, and if all goes as planned, it should be the start of a full and healthy 162-game season this year. UK Baseball is also off to a strong start at 18-7 this year, including a close win over my Bellarmine Knights last week (not…

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February 21, 2021

Cardinals honor Zack Thompson with special number

Ty Schadt 10:00pm February 21, 2021 2/21/21

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No St. Louis Cardinal has worn No. 57 on his jersey since 2002, but after nearly twenty years, it’s being reintroduced. The last redbird to don the number was Darryl Kile, a starting pitcher on the 2002 St. Louis squad who suffered a heart attack in the midst of the season and tragically passed away.…

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November 3, 2020

Former Bat Cat Evan White named Gold Glove award winner

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm November 3, 2020 11/3/20

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It was a historic rookie season for one former Bat Cat. Seattle Mariners first baseman and one-time Kentucky Wildcat, Evan White, has won his first Rawlings Gold Glove Award. He becomes the first rookie first baseman to win the award since its creation in 1957 and just the 11th rookie ever.  A historic first season…

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September 5, 2020

Is today the biggest sports day of the year? Enjoy it with NYRA Bets

Jack Pilgrim 12:00pm September 5, 2020 9/5/20

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A message from our sponsor: Bet the Kentucky Derby with NYRA Bets! New players who join today will receive a free $25 bet, and also earn up to a $200 deposit match new member bonus! NYRA Bets is the official betting partner of Saratoga and the Belmont Stakes. Available nationwide in 30 states, NYRA Bets…

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August 16, 2020

MLB Roundup, Week Four: On the Frontlines

Wynn McDonald 3:00pm August 16, 2020 8/16/20 Comments Disabled

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If 2020 has taught us one thing, it’s that nothing is ever easy. Sometimes you eat the bear, and sometimes the bear sneaks up on you from behind, wallops you with a big ol’ bear paw and knocks you to the ground, only for you to realize as you’re lying ass-backwards in the rain that…

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August 9, 2020

MLB Roundup, Week Three: Fish on Fire

Wynn McDonald 7:30pm August 9, 2020 8/9/20

4 categories

3 tags

Welcome back, friends and family! I’m pleased to report that as of yet, the 2020 baseball season is in fact still happening. In this week’s edition of the MLB Roundup, we’re covering the miraculous recovery of the fightin’ “minor league” Miami Marlins, an update on the Cardinals’ coronavirus outbreak, and of course another round of “strange but…

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August 2, 2020

Former Cat Taylor Rogers on a roll to start the season

Brett Bibbins 8:00pm August 2, 2020 8/2/20 Comments Disabled

2 categories

3 tags

After a strong last few seasons for the Minnesota Twins, former Kentucky Wildcat, Taylor Rogers, is dealing to start this shortened season as well. Rogers was handed the full-time closer role last season and cemented his spot at the back end of the bullpen so far this season. Through three appearances and three total innings…

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August 1, 2020

MLB threatens to cancel season if sport doesn’t do better job managing coronavirus

Jack Pilgrim 1:30pm August 1, 2020 8/1/20

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After just over one week of games, Major League Baseball is on the cusp of cancellation. According to a report by ESPN, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred told MLB Players Association executive director Tony Clark on Friday that if the sport can’t contain the outbreaks popping up throughout the league, it could shut down for the…

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June 6, 2021

BBMLB: Evan White Injured, Taylor Rogers Dominates

Wynn McDonald 10:00pm June 6, 2021 6/6/21

2 categories

4 tags

With two months of Major League Baseball’s regular season now in the books, it’s time for another check-in with the former Bat ‘Cats making their mark in the pros. In a happier world, we’d be talking about which current Wildcats are making their cases to MLB scouts in the NCAA tournament this week — sadly,…

Read More

May 4, 2021

BBMLB: Ranking the best ex-Cats of April

Wynn McDonald 1:45pm May 4, 2021 5/4/21 Comments Disabled

2 categories

7 tags

Last month, I took the time to catch up with the six former UK baseball stars playing in Major League Baseball, plus a host of others who had a chance to get the call this season. Now that the 2021 MLB season is a month old — and the Bat ‘Cats continue to get it…

Read More

April 4, 2021

BBMLB: A look at Bat Cats in the pros

Wynn McDonald 10:00pm April 4, 2021 4/4/21

3 categories

8 tags

Baseball is back! MLB’s opening weekend is nearly in the books, and if all goes as planned, it should be the start of a full and healthy 162-game season this year. UK Baseball is also off to a strong start at 18-7 this year, including a close win over my Bellarmine Knights last week (not…

Read More

February 21, 2021

Cardinals honor Zack Thompson with special number

Ty Schadt 10:00pm February 21, 2021 2/21/21

3 categories

11 tags

No St. Louis Cardinal has worn No. 57 on his jersey since 2002, but after nearly twenty years, it’s being reintroduced. The last redbird to don the number was Darryl Kile, a starting pitcher on the 2002 St. Louis squad who suffered a heart attack in the midst of the season and tragically passed away.…

Read More

November 3, 2020

Former Bat Cat Evan White named Gold Glove award winner

Zack Geoghegan 9:00pm November 3, 2020 11/3/20

2 categories

4 tags

It was a historic rookie season for one former Bat Cat. Seattle Mariners first baseman and one-time Kentucky Wildcat, Evan White, has won his first Rawlings Gold Glove Award. He becomes the first rookie first baseman to win the award since its creation in 1957 and just the 11th rookie ever.  A historic first season…

Read More

September 5, 2020

Is today the biggest sports day of the year? Enjoy it with NYRA Bets

Jack Pilgrim 12:00pm September 5, 2020 9/5/20

6 categories

0 tags

A message from our sponsor: Bet the Kentucky Derby with NYRA Bets! New players who join today will receive a free $25 bet, and also earn up to a $200 deposit match new member bonus! NYRA Bets is the official betting partner of Saratoga and the Belmont Stakes. Available nationwide in 30 states, NYRA Bets…

Read More

August 16, 2020

MLB Roundup, Week Four: On the Frontlines

Wynn McDonald 3:00pm August 16, 2020 8/16/20 Comments Disabled

4 categories

3 tags

If 2020 has taught us one thing, it’s that nothing is ever easy. Sometimes you eat the bear, and sometimes the bear sneaks up on you from behind, wallops you with a big ol’ bear paw and knocks you to the ground, only for you to realize as you’re lying ass-backwards in the rain that…

Read More

August 9, 2020

MLB Roundup, Week Three: Fish on Fire

Wynn McDonald 7:30pm August 9, 2020 8/9/20

4 categories

3 tags

Welcome back, friends and family! I’m pleased to report that as of yet, the 2020 baseball season is in fact still happening. In this week’s edition of the MLB Roundup, we’re covering the miraculous recovery of the fightin’ “minor league” Miami Marlins, an update on the Cardinals’ coronavirus outbreak, and of course another round of “strange but…

Read More

August 2, 2020

Former Cat Taylor Rogers on a roll to start the season

Brett Bibbins 8:00pm August 2, 2020 8/2/20 Comments Disabled

2 categories

3 tags

After a strong last few seasons for the Minnesota Twins, former Kentucky Wildcat, Taylor Rogers, is dealing to start this shortened season as well. Rogers was handed the full-time closer role last season and cemented his spot at the back end of the bullpen so far this season. Through three appearances and three total innings…

Read More

August 1, 2020

MLB threatens to cancel season if sport doesn’t do better job managing coronavirus

Jack Pilgrim 1:30pm August 1, 2020 8/1/20

3 categories

0 tags

After just over one week of games, Major League Baseball is on the cusp of cancellation. According to a report by ESPN, MLB commissioner Rob Manfred told MLB Players Association executive director Tony Clark on Friday that if the sport can’t contain the outbreaks popping up throughout the league, it could shut down for the…

Read More