MLB Exploring Expansion, Running into Issues

The MLB is starting to show resurgence at their own pace, as young stars like Aaron Judge, Mike Trout, Bryce Harper, and others begin to emerge during their primes. In recent news, commissioner Rob Manfred has talked about the possibility of expansion down the road for the league, and a few destinations have come to … Continue reading MLB Exploring Expansion, Running into Issues

Nationals Bullpen Showing Their Teeth

A few months ago, several sports writers (myself included) were discussing the fact that the Washington Nationals bullpen was not reliable enough for them to win a World Series title this year. It's amazing how quickly things can change in a baseball season. The Nationals have since traded for reliable assets in relievers such as … Continue reading Nationals Bullpen Showing Their Teeth

Nationals Dodge a Bullet on Injury to Harper (Updated)

In one of the more ugly scenes to ever take place at the Washington Nationals ballpark, outfielder Bryce Harper ran out a grounder to first base, only to slip on a wet base and put a damper on the 3-1 win over the San Francisco Giants. The DC collective fan base all had the same … Continue reading Nationals Dodge a Bullet on Injury to Harper (Updated)

2017 NFL Predictions

As preseason football in underway, it's never too early to predict what will happen come February. With that, a group here at The Athletes Hub elected to get together, and answer some of the most riveting debates around the NFL. The topics include who will win Rookie of the Year, MVP, a ticket to the … Continue reading 2017 NFL Predictions

Gray Suffers Loss in Yankees Debut 

After a handful of letdowns within the New York Yankees starting rotation, the front office was well aware that they needed to make moves before the MLB Trade Deadline. With that, in return for infielder Jorge Mateo, right-hander James Kaprielian, and outfielder Dustin Fowler, the Yankees acquired Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Sonny Gray. Gray, who … Continue reading Gray Suffers Loss in Yankees Debut 

Who is the Real AL East Favorite?

No matter their placement within the AL East standings, the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox have been arch-rivals for awhile. In fact, almost every time the two come together, it’s always a must-see event. With the two franchises containing high-powered offenses in 2017,  they both have been battling it out for first place … Continue reading Who is the Real AL East Favorite?