Category Archives: General CBB News

The Ice Bucket Challenge

pete_mainAs we have written about off and on over the last couple of seasons, former Boston College baseball player Pete Frates has been diagnosed with ALS or more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. He has taken this diagnosis to raise awareness for the disease and raise money for research.

The latest way he has raised awareness is through the Ice Bucket challenge. Unless you have been living under a rock, this has been blowing up your Facebook feed. Mine especially since I have some personal  connections to Boston area athletes/celebrities.

Here are a few samplings from players/coaches around the nation taking part.  You can donate to the cause by clicking here. If you have taken the challenge tweet at us @CB_Daily with your video or comment below. Continue reading

Coaching News and Notes for August 1st

OOTP 15 Review

OOTP 2015…What can I say?

If you are into Baseball this is the game for you as it includes over the last 100 years of MLB baseball while including many foreign leagues around the world.

The game features many different ways of playing from calling every every pitch or just serving as the General Manager of the squad. It is so much fun to take over the legendary lineup of the 1927 Yankess featuring Ruth and Gehrig or the Philadelphia Athletics. Continue reading

Coaching News and Notes for July 29TH

Here are some Coaching News and Notes for July 29th.