Major League Baseball articles from The Oklahoman and

  • VIDEO: Kelby Tomlinson gets first MLB hit; wife celebrates in stands

    Published: Tue, Aug 4, 2015

    Elgin's own Kelby Tomlinson picked up his first MLB hit in his first career at-bat Monday night, sending his father-in-law and wife into celebration in the stands. Tomlinson, who was picked by the San Francisco Giants out of Texas Tech in 2011, came on as a pinch hitter in the top of the...

  • Nolan Ryan-Robin Ventura fight anniversary -- 13 things you should know

    Published: Tue, Aug 4, 2015 unearths little-known facts about one of baseball's most famous scuffles -- the Nolan Ryan-Robin Ventura mismatch of Aug. 4, 1993. It's an unforgettable moment for baseball fans. Ryan, then 46, hit Ventura with a pitch that sent the former Oklahoma State standout charging to the...

  • Mickey Mantle card fetches more than $380,000; Record sale set by Oklahoman's card

    Linda Lynn | Updated: Tue, Aug 4, 2015

    It's enough to make you dig out your old baseball cards stashed in the worn cigar box in the closet. This past weekend, a 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle baseball card sold for $330,000 at auction, while a PSA graded "8" Mantle card sold for more than $380,000. His 1966 game-worn jersey fetched...

  • Former Putnam City, Oklahoma State pitcher Andrew Heaney named AL Rookie of the Month

    Updated: Tue, Aug 4, 2015

    Former Putnam City and Oklahoma State pitcher Andrew Heaney has been named the American League Rookie of the Month for July. The Los Angeles Angels left-handed pitcher went 4-0 with a 1.98 ERA in July. For the season, Heaney is 5-1 with a 1.97 ERA. Heaney hasn't given up more than two earned...

  • Former OU, Chandler star Jon Gray to make MLB debut with Rockies

    By Nick Groke The Denver Post | Published: Mon, Aug 3, 2015

    Glenallen Hill called Jon Gray into the cramped visiting manager’s office in Fresno on Sunday evening. The Albuquerque Isotopes skipper delivered the news, but without saying a word. “He handed me a plane ticket,” Gray said at Coors Field on Monday afternoon. “Do you know what this means?”...


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