It had been a long day and night for David Denson, in so many ways.
Perez had played in 22 games for Detroit this season and had a batting average of .061 and an on-base percentage of .088.
After a late-night arrival, the San Francisco Giants thought they’d quickly caught a bizarre break — Khris Davis was called out for missing the plate on his home run trot.
Detroit manager Brad Ausmus was ejected from the game with two out in the bottom of the fifth by home plate umpire.
One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?
Pitcher Brooks Hall won’t get on the bus without his noise-canceling headphones.
Mike Fiers has always been a late bloomer. He was a 22nd round pick in 2009, and was already 24 years old as his college career took some time due to injuries. He never ranked as a top prospect, and has logged 116 games and 483.1 innings in the Minor Leagues, despite making his MLB debut in 2011.
Let’s look at the 10 biggest MLB first-half pleasant and unpleasant surprises.
Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.
If you’re in the mood for a road trip, or simply want to come out to support your local team, make your next stop a minor league baseball game at one of these fan favorite stadiums.