— Relief pitcher Brad Goldberg, who is Jewish, made his Major League Baseball debut with the Chicago White Sox. Goldberg, 27, was called up…
Forget Hank Greenberg and Sandy Koufax: Outfielder and WWII vet Sy Rosenthal was the greatest Jewish baseball hero.
Haskel Lookstein got a smattering of applause for his pitch, which crossed the plate before the home team suffered its first shutout of the season in a loss to the Marlins.
$5 game night at the Yankees brought some unexpected traffic to the unofficial “Jewish Quarter” of the stadium.
Former Chicago Cub Adam Greenberg’s time in the major leagues lasted only one pitch. Today, he finds his struggle to be a very Jewish story.
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Detroit all-star second baseman Ian Kinsler talks Hank Greenberg, Chipper Jones and defying expectations
— In baseball, they say time begins on Opening Day. Everyone has a chance for a fresh start. Most of the old familiar names are back, although some have new addresses. If you count Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus, there are nine Jews who begin the year on Major League rosters. But then there’s…
Sad news everybody: Chicago Cubs president Theo Epstein isn’t planning to run for president of the United States in 2020. “I do expect to be here the whole time,” he told the Chicago Tribune. “But it’s also a long life, and there probably are other things I want to try out at some point.”
Ian Kinsler, Ryan Braun and Alex Bregman are among the top Jewish baseball stars to look out for in 2017.