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AL MVP Debate: Mookie Betts vs Mike Trout

Through nearly three months in the 2018 MLB campaign, we have seen a surge of players making a strong case for the MVP award. The two standouts in the American League that I consider as the front runners are Boston Red Sox’s Mookie Betts and the Los Angeles Angels’ Mike Trout. Here is the case […]

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Are Red Sox’s Hot Start a Fluke?

The Boston Red Sox are the talk of the MLB, making a historic start to the new campaign with a record of 21-8 . They have been dominating the win column with bats coming alive, hitting a total of 39 runs at the time of writing. With how well this team has been, they already […]

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Too Early to Call Shohei Ohtani a “Star”?

Heading through the MLB Spring Training process, most of us were writing off Los Angeles Angels pitcher Shohei Ohtani as a bust. While the debate used to be whether Ohtani could get a grip on himself, now the argument involves whether it’s too early to label him as a star. Selling to crowds over 44,000, […]

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2018 AL East Preview

With the 2018 MLB season less than a month away, it’s time to take a look and preview the season ahead. We’re going division by division to try and project every teams’ strengths, weaknesses, and questions heading into the season. Finishing with the AL East: New York Yankees 2017 Record: 91-71, Lost to Astros in […]

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Is 2018 The Year Of The Yankees?

This upcoming season for the New York Yankees should be deemed an exciting one. Coming off of a loss in game seven of the ALCS to the eventual World Series Champion Houston Astros, there should be added motivation to this talented ball club. The biggest reason New York could potentially bring home a World Series […]

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Stanton Trade Rumors Continue to Loom

After recently being instated as the National League MVP of the 2017-18 MLB season, the Miami Marlins are reportedly continuing to seek out trade options for outfielder Giancarlo Stanton. The motivation behind the ideology of trading Stanton comes from his overwhelming salary, rather than the numbers he has put up for the franchise in years […]

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Red Sox, Mets Hire New Managers

The MLB season is coming to a close, as the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Houston Astros are set to battle for the World Series title. Unfortunately, two of the thirty franchises that were unable to reach this destination in 2017 happened to be the Boston Red Sox and New York Mets. In result, we witnessed […]

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Red Sox Depart From Farrell

After a disappointing end to the 2017 season within the ALDS, a series in which Boston lost in a mere four games to the Houston Astros, the team officially announced on Wednesday that manager John Farrell will not be returning in 2018. Leading up to the season, the Red Sox had a particularly busy off-season, […]

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MLB Postseason Races: A September to Remember?

With the final month of the MLB regular season just on the horizon, it is important to hone in on the races that will matter most as teams jockey for postseason position. Let’s start with the National League division races. National League East: The Washington Nationals have this division all but wrapped up as we […]

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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 […]

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