Tag: Colorado Rockies

NL West Closing Pitching Report

Here we are in the third week of baseball, and it has been an interesting one. A lot of the hot topics in baseball right now are the PED suspension of Starling Marte, the Yankees current hot streak, and the surgery of Clay Buchholz. An always relevant fantasy topic however, is the closer situation. Just

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The Athlete’s Hub MLB All-Time League.

The latest of my many projects, I have been selected to put together the extremely difficult task of an All-Time Major League Baseball League. All 30 current MLB teams and 6-Expansion Cities of my choosing. For this project, I held myself to a couple rules, just to make the unrealistic a bit more realistic…. Each

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MLB Prospect Profile: OF David Dahl, Colorado Rockies

We’re back, highlighting more MLB prospects on your favorite teams. This time, we’re looking at Colorado Rockies outfielder David Dahl. Dahl currently plays for the Rockies Double A affiliate Hartford Yard Goats. He’s hitting .287/.367/.556 with 11 home runs and 36 RBI. Dahl was selected 10th overall in 2012 by Colorado. He won the Rookie-Level Pioneer League MVP in his debut

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Why the Tigers are the perfect team for Justin Upton

The Detroit Tigers are having an unprecedented offseason. They’ve signed the likes of Jordan Zimmerman and Justin Upton, giving both long-term $100 Million contracts. The Upton signing has had baseball fans and analysists buzzing. Some believe the Tigers are too right handed, while others think this lineup can touch the Toronto Blue Jays. I’m going

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As Michael Cuddyer retires, baseball loses a class act

Baseball has its fair share of class acts, and on Saturday, Baseball sees one of those acts take that proverbial ride into the sunset. Michael Cuddyer, age 36, called it a career. Cuddyer was selected 9th overall by the Twins in 1997. He dominated the minor leagues and in 2002, when named to the postseason

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John Axford agrees to deal with Oakland Athletics

The Oakland Athletics and former Colorado Rockies closer John Axford have agreed to a deal,¬†pending a physical. This is the first of a few moves the A’s could make on Day 3 of the Winter Meetings. Axford has recorded 141 saves in seven seasons. He throws a fastball that can go 100 MPH. His breaking

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Rockies Considering Daniel Murphy?

MLB Free Agency kicked off Saturday and the rumor mill is already at work. The Colorado Rockies are considering a run at New York Mets NLCS MVP Daniel Murphy. The idea for Murphy, if he was signed, is for him to play first base, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports tweets. Murphy’s success this past postseason has

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Arizona Fall League Fall Stars Game Preview

On Saturday, November 7th, 2015 the Arizona Fall League will play it’s annual Fall Stars Game, which will consist of baseball’s best prospects playing on one field in front of many major league scouts. Before we go any further, let’s look at the rosters. Please note that shortstop Jacoby Jones, a Detroit Tigers prospect, has

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