CLEVELAND -- Each of the players participating in Sunday night’s SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game is looking ahead at a future that has yet to be decided. Why should the game have been any different?
Rangers prospect Huff wins Futures Game MVP
CLEVELAND -- The man who has hit more homers than anybody in the history of Progressive Field gave what can only be described as expert advice to Sam Huff in advance of his seventh-inning at-bat in the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game at Progressive Field.
NL pitchers put on a show at Futures Game
CLEVELAND -- For eight innings, it was about the pitching. Specifically, it was about the National League pitching in Sunday’s SiriusXM Futures Game. The American League didn’t collect a hit until the fourth inning, didn’t get a runner into scoring position until the fifth and didn’t break through until rallying
Stars abound in Celebrity Softball Game
CLEVELAND -- All-Star Games are packed with star power, and, fittingly, the same goes for the events that take place in the days leading up to the big game. One of the most popular activities of All-Star Week every year is the Celebrity Softball Game, which features a mish-mosh of
Metrics say these were top tools at Futures Game
Last year in the Futures Game, you saw Pete Alonso hit a massive blast. Danny Jansen hit one too, while Fernando Tatis Jr. had two hits. You may have noticed that each are succeeding in the big leagues right now, to say nothing of other Futures Games participants like Touki
How each club's Futures Game prospects fared
The MLB Futures Game during All-Star weekend is the premier showcase event for the stars of tomorrow to give us a glimpse of things to come. And while the 2018 game was a slugfest, the 2019 contest was the opposite. There wasn't a hit for either the National League squad
These players turned heads at Futures Game
CLEVELAND – The SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game entered its third decade on Sunday evening with a new format (American League vs. National League), but it still provided fans a glimpse at the next stars of Major League Baseball.
Trammell nearly steals home in Futures Game
CLEVELAND -- Taylor Trammell knows what it's like to play the hero in the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game, considering he was the Most Valuable Player one year ago when the game was played at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C.
Franco relishes Futures Game experience
CLEVELAND -- As he answered a FaceTime call about an hour before taking the field for batting practice, Wander Franco stood in a hallway near the American League clubhouse at Progressive Field. On the nearby television, Franco watched the High School Home Run Derby, which had a field filled with
Gore impressive on mound in Futures Game
CLEVELAND -- MacKenzie Gore needed one inning on a big stage to remind the Padres why they believe the 20-year-old left-hander is going to be so special. In an organization flush with quality pitching, Gore is projected to be the best of them all.
The best plays and players in Futures Game history
It's hard to believe the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game has been around for more than two decades. It feels like just yesterday the game was in its infancy at Fenway Park back in 1999. Here's a timeline of some of the top moments from Futures Games past:
Sunday, July 11, 2021
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