Allow me to set the scene. 95 pitches for 20-year-old phenom, Julio Urias, no-hitting the Pittsburgh Pirates through 6. To leadoff the inning to continue it, he must retire former NL MVP Andrew McCutchen of the Pittsburgh Pirates. He has a 2-0 lead, and is dealing when McCutchen rips one to left field. Andrew Toles,
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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
Here are five moments in sports that can only be described as “feel good moments”.
Baseball is back in full swing (pun intended), and there are many interesting storylines that will be followed throughout the Spring. How will the Kansas City Royals cope with the loss of Yordano Ventura? Will the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians have the same success this season as they did in 2016? Will the New
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
Is Harper throwing away his chances at a $400 Million Contract?
We are getting closer to Spring Training. It’s almost time for America’s Past Time to return, and to entertain us all again. This year, each league is so deep, it makes it hard to predict how everything will go. So, let’s go in depth on each team in MLB and give a brief look at
The Miami Marlins are heading into 2016 with a new manager, new coaching staff, you name it. They will also be heading into the new season with a new pitcher. Reports indicate that the Fish have agreed to sign LHP Wei-Yin Chen to a five year deal worth a reported $80M Chen, 30, pitched to
The Los Angeles Dodgers, Cincinnati Reds, and 18 other teams were in touch with the Miami Marlins the past couple of weeks to try and make a deal with 23-year old Jose Fernandez. However, team president David Samson made it clear that he wanted to keep Fernandez, but that he will listen to any deals
The Chicago White Sox, Cincinnati Reds, and Los Angeles Dodgers have pulled off a three team trade that will send third baseman Todd Frazier to the ChiSox. The Dodgers acquire pitcher Frankie Montas, infielder Micah Johnson and outfielder Trayce Thompson from the Sox and the Reds acquire infielders Jose Peraza and Brandon Dixon and outfielder Scott Schebler from the Dodgers. Frazier, 29,