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2004 MLB First-Year Player Re-Draft: First Five Picks

The first round of the 2004 MLB Draft was horribly done. Let’s see if I can do better.

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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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Who Would Win The AL Central If The Season Started Today?

Each and every MLB team sees this season being something different. The American League Central is one of the toughest divisions in the league. The division received some underachieving performances in 2016, including the Kansas City Royals, who finished at 81-81 after winning the World Series in 2015. Last season, the division saw one of […]

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Tigers down Marlins 8-7 in extra innings

The Detroit Tigers got the 2016 season off on the right foot, even though it took 11 innings. They defeated the Miami Marlins 8-7 in Miami on Opening Night for both teams. Ian Kinsler lead the charge offensively, going 3-6 with a three run home run and the game winning RBI in the 11th. Drew […]

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Tigers, SP Zimmermann reach deal

The Detroit Tigers were determined to add two starting pitchers in free agency. On Sunday, the added one of the desired two. They have agreed to sign Jordan Zimmermann to a five year deal in the $110 Million range. Zimmerman, 29, has spent his entire seven year career with the Washington Nationals. He has gone […]

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Justin Verlander Throws One-Hitter

   On Wednesday night, Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander came within three outs from throwing a no-hitter. Verlander has previously thrown two no-hitters in his career. A ninth-inning double by Chris Ianneta would be the downfall of Verlander’s accomplishment, but he was still impressive overall.  The Tigers would go on to win the game against […]

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