Tag Archives: baseball

  1. DR Baseball Icon Sammy Sosa investigated in Alexis Medina corruption network probe

    Legendary Dominican Republic baseball player Sammy Sosa and a brother of his are mentioned in the 267-page Pepca file on irregularities in government procurement by companies tied to the brother of former President Danilo Medina, Alexis Medina. Transactions carried out in 2017 are being questioned. The Anti-Administrative Corruption Prosecution Agency (Pepca) prepared the file. The […]

    December 10, 2020SportsNo comments
  2. “The Peanuts Movie” (2015) – Madisyn Shipman, Francesca Capaldi – Animated Comedy HD

    Snoopy embarks upon his greatest mission as he and his team take to the skies to pursue their arch-nemesis, while his best pal Charlie Brown begins his own epic quest back home.

    September 23, 2015Cartoons, Cinema, Video GalleryNo comments
  3. Brazilian-owned yet DR brewed, Presidente Beer celebrates 80th anniversary

    Presidente beer, now Brazilian-owned, is celebrating its 80th anniversary. Brewery president Franklin Leon has announced an extensive program of events to celebrate the anniversary. He stated that Presidente Beer was an example of DR initiative and that it would always there with the people for celebrations. The calendar of events, which opens this month, continues […]

    September 18, 2015BusinessNo comments

    This September, HBO continues to provide unique and cutting-edge original stories with amusing season premieres, heartwarming and thought-provoking special presentations, and the release of highly acclaimed blockbuster films. All content will be available on HBO GO and HBO On Demand, where available, following the on-screen premiere. SEASON PREMIERE Lisa Kudrow returns for a second season […]

    September 2, 2015Cinema, FeaturedNo comments
  5. “WHERE HOPE GROWS” – Danica McKellar, Kerr Smith (Drama: 2015)

    Calvin Campbell is a former professional baseball player sent to an early retirement due to his panic attacks at the plate. Even though he had all the talent for the big leagues, he struggles with the curveballs life has thrown him. Today, he mindlessly sleepwalks through his days and the challenge of raising his teenager […]

    May 10, 2015Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  6. “Million Dollar Arm” Based on True Story (Official UK Trailer: 2014) – Jon Hamm, Baseball Movie HD June 7, 2014Cinema, Cricket, Video GalleryNo comments
  7. ‘Million Dollar Arm’ Branding Specialist For “Invest Caribbean Now”

    Caribbean-born entrepreneur and brand specialist, Anthony Phills, whose work can now be seen in Disney Pictures upcoming film, ‘Million Dollar Arm,’ will be among the presenters at Invest Caribbean Now 2014. The Los Angeles resident and founder of Caribbean Commerce Magazine/Media, Calypso Cloud and Blinglet Inc., whose roots stretch to Trinidad and Tobago, will speak […]

    May 2, 2014BusinessNo comments

    HBO Latin America brings 5 movies to its Caribbean lineup every Saturday at 21:00hrs AST* during the month of March, so you can enjoy the greatest blockbuster hits, from suspense to comedy and sci-fi to family fun. HBO kicks off the month with THE APPARITION (Saturday, March 1st, 21:00hrs AST*), written and directed by Todd […]

    February 25, 2014Cinema, EventsNo comments
  9. “Million Dollar Arm” (2014, Disney) – Jon Hamm, Cricket Vs. Baseball Movie HD December 27, 2013Cinema, Cricket, Video GalleryNo comments

    HBO Latin America announced the premiere of a series of groundbreaking documentaries on Monday nights beginning Oct. 7 and running through mid-December. The lineup is composed of 10 titles with diverse themes that resonate worldwide, including: Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer, Casting By, The Invisible War, Me @ The Zoo, Gasland: Part II, Pelotero, Americans […]

    October 2, 2013Cinema, ControversyNo comments
  11. 25 to graduate from Guyana’s 1st baseball coaches programme: President lauds support of Nobel House Seafoods By Andre Nelson

    Guyana’s first batch of baseball coaches will graduate later this week from a baseball coaching course that they had recently undertook. In an exclusive interview with President of the Guyana Baseball League, Robin Singh indicated 25 participants took part in the course which was administered by the US baseball league. He noted that participants were […]

    July 9, 2013SportsNo comments
  12. “Dealin’ with Idiots” Baseball Nightmare (2013) – Jeff Garlin Movie HD June 30, 2013Oddity, Sports, Video GalleryNo comments
  13. ’42’ w/Chadwick Boseman & Harrison Ford [HD]: Real Life Story Of Jackie Robinson, Baseball Legend

    Youtube Reaction – “Just saying that it’s the wrong choice of music for this kind of movie… Try this – Open another Youtube window and type in Sam Cooke, a change gonna come. Play the song Click back to this window right away and watch this trailer on mute. With Sam Cooke playing over the […]

    September 24, 2012Controversy, Sports, Video GalleryNo comments
  14. Parental Guidance – Billy “City Slickers” Crystal & Bette “Ruthless People” Midler (2012)

    But when 21st century problems collide with Artie and Diane’?s old school methods of tough rules, lots of love and old-fashioned games, it?s learning to bend – and not holding your ground – that binds a family together.

    September 10, 2012Cinema, Events, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. ‘Home Run Showdown’ (2012): Dean “Lois & Clark” Cain, Matthew “Up The Creek” Lillard in Baseball Movie – HD

    Pitting kids against grownups in professional baseball’s most exciting event, “Home Run Showdown“ is a big-hitting comedy for the whole family.

    August 6, 2012Cinema, Sports, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. Sale of Presidente beer to be announced soon, as Latin beverage to sponsor #Marlins #cerveza #dominicanrepublic #beisbol #baseball #alcohol #brewery

    Reuters is the first to go public on reported advanced negotiations for the sale of the Cerveceria Nacional Dominicana (CND), the profitable Presidente Beer brewery. CND is owned by Grupo Leon Jimenes. In an official statement, CND says that as a company policy it does not respond to rumors or speculation about the sale, that […]

    April 4, 2012Agriculture, SportsNo comments
  17. Red Sox’ Ortiz – DNA proves he is NOT Babyfather of Teen

    Good news? No child support to hand out or as Bajans say? “C*ck tax” – but, bad news? DNA tests are not cheap! DR1 has the rest;- Dominican baseball player David Ortiz is not the father of 17-year old Edward Jimenez, according to a paternity test. Several months ago, Jimenez, a young baseball player from […]

    March 10, 2012SportsNo comments
  18. Santo Domingo prepares for Caribbean Baseball Series

    Set to open in Santo Domingo on 2 February, the Caribbean Series matches the winning teams from Mexico, Venezuela, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic. The 2012 series will carry a special dedication to Dominican ball players who played in the Major League Baseball World Series – Albert Pujols, Rafael Furcal and Octavio Dotel playing […]

    January 3, 2012Featured, SportsNo comments
  19. “Epic Beard Man” *ALIAS* “Tom Slick,” 67 year old senior citizen bad ass!

    Tom is a famous guy around these parts, You may remember him as the victim of a brutal and uncalled for assault and arrest at an Oakland A’s game, where he was tased and pepper sprayed by police for what amounts to nothing. Well, it turns out that a local radio station is trying to […]

    February 23, 2010Controversy, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments

    In February 2010, Thomas Bruso was featured in a YouTube video where he gets into a verbal confrontation with a black man on a bus. (See AC Transit Bus Fight for additional videos and information.) The argument escalates and the visibly older ‘beard man’ then moves to the front of the bus. Bruso shouts that […]

    February 23, 2010Controversy, Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  21. US Major League Baseball Players Pledge $1 Million to Haiti Relief and Recovery Efforts

    Major League baseball players pledged their long-term support of relief and recovery efforts in Haiti by committing up to one million dollars from the Major League Baseball Players Trust. Beginning with immediate $100,000 contributions each to Esperanza International and Medicines for Humanity, over the next five years the Players Trust will provide grants totaling up […]

    January 29, 2010Nature, Sports2 comments
  22. Caribbean Highlights at ESPN2: October 4th to October 8th

    Important Notes Major League Baseball Divisional Series Italian Serie A Football ESPN College Football SportsCenter SportsNation Sunday, 10/4 11:00am Sunday NFL Countdown – Live 2:30pm Italian Serie A Football: Palermo vs Juventus – Live 7:00pm O’Reilly NHRA Mid-South Nationals – ST 11:00pm SportsCenter – Live Monday, 10/5 6:00am Mike and Mike in the Morning – […]

    October 4, 2009Athletics, Football, SportsNo comments
  23. ESPN Caribbean Highlights: September 27th – October 1st

    Important Notes Australian Rules Football SportsCenter Barclays Premier League Italian Serie A Football Spanish Primera Division MLB Baseball Sunday and Monday Night NFL Football CONCACAF Champions League Sunday, 9/27 8:55am Italian Serie A Football: Juventus vs Bologna – Live 11:00am Italian Serie A Footba:; Catania vs Roma – ST 2:30pm Italian Serie A Football: Milan […]

    September 27, 2009Cinema, SportsNo comments
  24. ESPN2 Caribbean Highlights: September 25th – October 1st

    Major League BaseballESPN College FootballSportsCenterSportsNationThe Tour Championship Friday, 9/256:00am Mike and Mike in the Morning – Live10:00am ESPN First Take – Live12:00pm SportsCenter – Live1:00pm SportsCenter – Live2:00pm SportsCenter – Live5:00pm Around the Horn5:30pm Pardon the Interruption7:00pm ESPN Friday Night: Boston Red Sox vs New York Yankees – Live Saturday, 9/2610:00am College Gameday – Live12:00pm […]

    September 25, 2009Football, SportsNo comments
  25. ESPN Caribbean Highlights: September 18th – September 24th

    Important Notes Australian Rules FootballSportsCenterBarclays Premier LeagueItalian Serie A FootballSpanish Primera DivisionMLB BaseballSunday and Monday Night NFL Football Friday, 9/18 5:30am Australian Rules Football9:00am SportsCenter – Live10:00am SportsCenter – Live11:00am SportsCenter – Live7:00pm SportsCenter – ST7:30PM ESPNSoccernet Press Pass – Live9:00pm Friday Night Fights Special: Giovanni Andrade vs Guillermo Rigondeaux – Live11:00pm MLS Soccer: Colorado […]

    September 18, 2009SportsNo comments