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Here’s the MLB hit leader born in each of the 50 states

Adrian Beltre got his 3,000th hit right at the end of July, making him the first Dominican-born player to reach that threshold. This got us at SB Nation thinking about various hit leader lists, and eventually, we ended up wondering about which states had the most impressive baseball hitters born there, as measured by hits. […]

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Heat’s Norvel Pelle obliterated 2 shots without mercy within seconds of each other at Summer League

I’m a big fan of Novel Pelle, a 6’11 hyperathletic center who turned pro before even playing in college a few years back. Here’s what he can do. Pelle was supposed to get his chance this year during summer league, but then the Miami Heat big man was buried when the team traded for A.J. […]