Is there a “Major League 4” in the works?

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The first was a classic. The second, not so much, but it’s getting a lot more love recently for some reason. The third was a hot mess. So how about a fourth “Major League” movie?

 

Given how Hollywood works, “talking about it” could mean anything and usually means nothing. But maybe this is happening. If so, I can’t imagine it being anything good unless it was a complete and total reboot. Because really, who wants to go see Charlie Sheen in anything these days?

Yusmeiro Petit pitched shortly after his mother passed away on Monday

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Athletics reliever Yusmeiro Petit found out his mother passed away on Monday prior to his team’s game against the Rangers, Martin Gallegos of The Mercury News reports. Petit decided to pitch anyway, turning 1 2/3 innings of scoreless baseball, limiting the Rangers to just one hit.

Manager Bob Melvin said, “I was amazed. Didn’t expect it.”

It’s admirable — though certainly not expected — when a player pitches shortly after suffering a personal loss. Some people like adhering to their routine while grieving.

Petit was added to the bereavement list on Tuesday. He will spend some time away from the team for the funeral. We send our heartfelt condolences to the Petit family.