Los Angeles Dodgers TV reporter David Vassegh injured on Bernie Brewer’s slide

Los Angeles Dodgers TV reporter David Vassegh injured on Bernie Brewer's slide

MILWAUKEE — David Vassegh thought it would be make good TV to take a ride on Bernie Brewer’s slide before the Los Angeles Dodgers played in Milwaukee Wednesday night. It didn’t go quite according to plan. The Dodgers television and radio reporter said he broke two bones in his right wrist and cracked six ribs … Read more

David Vassegh’s trip down Brewers slide has horrific ending

David Vassegh's trip down Brewers slide has horrific ending

Ouch. David Vassegh—the Spectrum SportsNet Dodgers reporter—wound up in a cast after his trip down Bernie the Brewers’ slide didn’t go as planned at American Family Field in Milwaukee. The Dodgers broadcast showed Vassegh’s trip down the slide, which saw the reporter repeatedly yelling, “Holy crap” — before he slammed into a support wall and … Read more

Josh Donaldson’s grand slam in 10th leads Yankees to comeback win

Josh Donaldson's grand slam in 10th leads Yankees to comeback win

The way the Yankees have been hitting lately, their games have largely lacked drama because their lineup has not posed much threat of a comeback. They made up for that in emphatic fashion Wednesday night. After wiping out a four-run deficit to force extra innings and then falling behind by three runs in the top … Read more

Dennis Eckersley Pirates torches during Red Sox broadcast

Dennis Eckersley Pirates torches during Red Sox broadcast

Dennis Eckersley is leaving the Red Sox booth soon. He likely won’t be watching many Pirates games as a casual fan. The Hall of Fame reliever, 67, torched the Pirates’ “pathetic” roster during Boston’s 5-3 win on Tuesday night. Dennis Eckersley on the Pirates (build roster, payroll, etc): “You talk about a no-name lineup. There’s … Read more

Taijuan Walker exits start vs. Braves after 2 innings

Taijuan Walker exits start vs.  Braves after 2 innings

ATLANTA — A manageable rotation situation took a potentially darker turn on Tuesday for the Mets, who lost Taijuan Walker to back spasms after two innings of a 5-0 loss to the Braves at Truist Park. The issue occurred less than 24 hours after fellow rotation member Carlos Carrasco strained his left oblique, knocking him … Read more

Yankees ‘expected’ to call up Estevan Florial amidst Aaron Hicks’ struggles

Yankees 'expected' to call up Estevan Florial amidst Aaron Hicks' struggles

Late Monday night, after the Yankees had lost for the 10th time in their last 12 games, Gerrit Cole said his team was in need of a spark. Considering the game that Aaron Hicks had just endured, calling up Estevan Florial seemed like a possible solution to fill a glaring need in center field and … Read more

Angels lose to Mariners in improbably embarrassing fashion

Angels lose to Mariners in improbably embarrassing fashion

No one loses baseball games quite like the Los Angeles Angels. In the ninth inning of the 51-65 Angels’ game against the Mariners Monday night, the two teams were locked in a 2-2 tie with Seattle star Julio Rodriguez at the plate, runners at the corners and one out. Rodriguez smoked a line drive right … Read more