A bipartisan pair of Iowa House lawmakers on Thursday announced the introduction a bill aimed at banning MLB TV blackouts in the state.
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Iowa Basketball Feb. 27, 2023 8:50 pm30d ago
Frank Robinson and an umpire had a pretty good staredown. But better than Fran McCaffery’s?
Iowa Hawkeyes Feb. 16, 2023 2:55 pm42d ago
The University of Iowa baseball program lost pitching coach Robin Lund to professional baseball in the offseason, as he took a job as assistant pitching coach for the Detroit Tigers. Lund’s replacement, Sean McGrath, comes from pro ball, spending last season as pitching coach for Double-A Arkansas in the Seattle Mariners organization.
Iowa Hawkeyes Nov. 7, 2022 8:30 am143d ago
The Detroit Free Press has reported that University of Iowa pitching coach Robin Lund will leave the program to be an assistant pitching coach for the Detroit Tigers.
Minor League Sports Aug. 17, 2022 10:02 am225d ago
Cedar Rapids Kernels shortstop Brooks Lee was the first-round draft pick of the Minnesota Twins recently, the eighth overall selection. Despite going 2 1/2 months between games after his college season ended, Lee has done nothing but hit since he turned pro.
Aug. 12, 2022 9:41 am230d ago
Photos from the 2022 Field of Dreams Major League Baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds.
The Cubs-Reds matchup wasn’t great, but everything else about the 2022 Field of Dreams game was just fine.
Sports Aug. 12, 2022 2:31 am230d ago
Major League Baseball’s inaugural Field of Dreams game last summer was a hit. The Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds followed it up with a less-memorable game near Dyersvillle on Thursday night, but it was still a beautiful night for baseball at an iconic setting in Iowa.
Minor League Sports Aug. 16, 2022 4:13 pm226d ago
Movie magic and baseball: a classic American experience
Sequels are tough to pull off, and the 2022 Field of Dreams MLB game in Dyersville is no exception.
Minor League Sports Aug. 4, 2022 6:14 pm237d ago
Pitchers Cade Povich and Sawyer Gipson-Long and infielder Christian Encarnacion-Strand played for the 2022 Cedar Rapids Kernels, with Povich still on the active roster. All three were a part of trades that sent them Tuesday to other MLB organizations.
Minor League Sports Aug. 1, 2022 10:17 am241d ago
Seven players with local, Eastern Iowa, Iowa Hawkeyes ties were taken in the 2022 Major League Baseball Draft, have signed and are beginning their professional careers. Here’s a look at those seven.
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jul. 21, 2022 11:20 am252d ago
Cedar Rapids Prairie grad, former Kirkwood Community College and now former University of Louisville outfielder Levi Usher has signed a contract with the Kansas City Royals, after being picked by them Monday in the 10th round of the MLB Draft.
Prep Baseball and Prep Softball Jul. 18, 2022 7:20 pm254d ago
Cedar Rapids Prairie graduate and former Kirkwood Community College outfielder Levi Usher was taken by the Kansas City Royals in the 10th round of the Major League Baseball Draft on Monday. Usher has one more season of college eligibility remaining at the University of Louisville but is expected to turn pro.
Iowa Hawkeyes Jul. 18, 2022 10:20 am255d ago
Iowa Hawkeyes junior pitcher Adam Mazur was taken in the second round of the 2022 Major League Baseball Draft on Sunday night by the San Diego Padres, the 53rd-overall pick.