Al Pedrique leads the 2023 R-Phils coaching staff

Pedrique brings big league playing and coaching experience to Reading The Reading Fightin Phils are pleased to announce the addition of Al Pedrique to serve as their team manager for the 2023 season. Pedrique brings major league playing and coaching experience to Reading. Pedrick most recently served as the third base coach for the Miami … Read more

Lloyd: The gambling fury that gripped Ohio and how it might one day help build new stadiums

After one month of Ohio’s new gaming world, point spread and more back-up bets than Patrick Mahomes’ passing yards, early returns are about what to expect for this wild state of the sport. In fact, this is not entirely true. Early predictions exceed my already huge expectations. I knew Ohioans would be drawn to legal … Read more

Ray Herbert, Detroit Sandlot Ice and 1962 All Star dies

Comment on this story Suspension 1962 All-Star Game winner Ray Herbert, who pitched hitting practices for his hometown Detroit Tigers for decades after his retirement, passed away peacefully in Plymouth, Michigan, five days after his 93rd birthday. Herbert began his big league career with Detroit in 1950 and was on four teams over the course … Read more