Baseball Legend Tony Gwynn Passes at 54

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Legendary baseball player Tony Gwynn has died at the age of 54, it was announced Monday. After a long bout with cancer he passed away in a Poway, California hospital Continue Reading →

Barry Bonds Back at Giants’ Camp

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Monday Barry Bonds made his way to San Francisco Giants’ training camp in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Bonds is scheduled to serve as a hitting coach for a week. In his first Continue Reading →

Rangers Announce Seahawks QB to Workout with Team

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The Texas Rangers announced Wednesday that Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will workout with the team Monday.  Wilson will also be in uniform for the team’s spring training game vs. Continue Reading →

Mike Trout of LA Angels Signs $1 Million Contract

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Just one season after making a mere $20,000 above the league’s minimum, Los Angeles Angels star outfielder Mike Trout signed a one-year deal worth $1 million.  It is the largest Continue Reading →

Wednesday’s Woman – Toni Stone

With Black History Month coming to a close, and Major League Baseball coming back, this week Toni Stone is our Wednesday’s Woman. In 1949, Toni Stone became the first woman Continue Reading →

Baseball HOF Welcome 3 New Members

Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine, and Frank Thomas were elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Wednesday.  The trio will be inducted on July 27th along with managers Joe Torre, Continue Reading →

Game Changer Jim Brown

In the fifteenth installment of our Black History Month series, we recognize arguably the greatest football player in history, Game Changer Jim Brown.  Known for his prowess on the football Continue Reading →

Game Changer Hank Aaron

On his 79th birthday, we celebrate Game Changer Hank Aaron.  Considered one of the greatest living baseball legends, Hank Aaron is currently the record holder for RBIs, second in home Continue Reading →

Game Changer Jackie Robinson

This February for Black History Month, we at Hardwood Diva will be bringing you a month-long feature highlighting great Black athletes: our Game Changers. First up, Jackie Robinson.  As the Continue Reading →