This past weekend American and National League teams faced off for interleague play action. A key game was the Yankees vs Mets Subway series face off at Citi Field. We kicked off our Windows Phone Baseball Bucket List tour on Saturday night at Citi Field with some friends, more on that soon. Did you see our panorama photos of Citi Field? Amazing! Keep following along on The Roosevelts or on Twitter, #WPbaseball.
This week Jonathan Papelbon blew a save and paid teammate Jim Thome $5,000 to hit a walk off, game winning homerun. Kevin Youkilis was traded to the White Sxo and left the team in epic fashion and the Yankees stopped R.A. Dickey’s hot streak in it’s tracks. Here is the past week in baseball in all it’s high quality glory, including a few photos we shot ourselves using the HTC Titan II, can you tell which ones we shot? Read on…
Japanese company Mizuno gave endorser Matt Cain a samurai sword for his perfect game.
Derek Jeter and Andruw Jones present Chipper Jones with a third base from Yankee Stadium.
Old teammates reunited.
Ubaldo Jimenez was simply dominant, shutting out the Astros and striking out 8
Los Angeles Angels’ Mike Trout, left, and Erick Aybar celebrate Trout’s home run against the Los Angeles Dodgers i
Houston honored Chipper Jones with more than a cowboy hat yesterday. Their patience is an homage to his approach.
Jonathan Papelbon (58) delivers to the plate during the ninth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays. He blew the save and offered $5000 to someone who would hit a hoem run to win the game.
Philadelphia’s Jim Thome connects on the game-winning home run in the ninth inning Saturday afternoon.
Philadelphia Phillies’ Jim Thome (25) celebrates with his teammates after he hit a solo home run against the Tampa Bay Rays in the ninth inning
Jim Thome is tied for seventh all-time with 609 home runs. His 13th walk-off home run, hit yesterday against the Rays, is a new major-league record. (Phillies Network/Kevin Durso)
Red Sox hero Kevin Youkilis was told he was traded to teh White Sox and he’d get one last at bat.
So he stepped up to bat and hit a triple. After he slid hard into third he got up and blew kissed to the fans.
Chica the Pipe Dog sits outside Citi Field greeting fans for the Yankee vs Mets Subway series showdown.
Darryl Strawberry visits with his old teammate Derek Jeter while the Yanks stretch before BP.
Eric Chavez (12) is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a solo home that put the Yankees ahead on Saturday night. Mandatory Credit – Brad Penner-US PRESSWIRE
New York Mets’ R.A. Dickey (43) is safe sliding home on David Wright’s fifth-inning, RBI single. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
New York Yankees’ Nick Swisher reacts at the plate after hitting a third-inning, three-run home run off New York Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey. (AP Photo:Kathy Willens)
New York Mets starting pitcher R.A. Dickey throws during the second inning. (AP Photo:Peter Morgan)
Derek Norris clubs three-run walk-off HR to lift A’s over Giants, 4-2
Super Bowl champ Aaron Rogers takes BP with the Brewers.
Andrew McCutchen belts a three run home run against the Tigers in the fourth inning at PNC Park June 23, 2012.
Verlander meets an estatic fan at a local Detroit Buick dealership
The sun sets over Fenway Park during a game between the Boston Red Sox and the Miami Marlins (Photo by Billie Weiss)
Escobar’s pinch-hit single in the 10th makes White Sox walk-off winners.
Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista (19) watches his 3-run home run against the Milwaukee Brewers in the seventh inning at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit Benny Sieu-US PRESSWIRE
Los Angeles Angels’ Mike Trout, left, and Erick Aybar celebrate Trout’s home run against the Los Angeles Dodgers
Justin Verlander was dazzling against the Pirates in a complete hgame victory
Ichiro had the 2,500th hit of his career. He’s the 4th quickest (1,817 games) in MLB history to reach this milestone number.
David Ortiz launches a grandslam to sweep the Marlins
Dick Allen, Bill Melton and Goose Gossage catch up with the racing mascots prior to the White Sox/Brewers game on June 24, 2012.
Cliff Lee pitched well but still couldn’t pick up his 1st win of the year.