Today is the first home game for the New York Mets and their fans are already in mid-season form. The Mets are hosting the Philadelphia Phillies in an early day game and with this being the home opener, you knew the something dumb was going to happen. While Phillies outfielder Grady Sizemore attempted to recover a […]
New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez still has his critics when it comes to deciding if he will be in the Hall of Fame. On Thursday night, Rodriguez hit his 655th career home run, leaving him five short of tying Willie Mays for fourth on the all-time home run list. So we can expect that at some […]
The Los Angeles Angels have made it very clear that they are unhappy with star outfielder Josh Hamilton. Team owner Arte Moreno has been very vocal about his star player ever since an arbitrator ruled in his favor saying he shouldn’t be punished after telling MLB officials about his relapse.
Colorado Rockies owner Dick Monfort has been speaking his mind lately. First, he told a fan that he shouldn’t come to the game if he didn’t like the product. After that, he questioned if Denver deserved a baseball team. Now he is back at it again but this time he is throwing the front office […]
The New York Yankees are being very cautious with how to deal with outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury. After being diagnosed with an oblique strain, many wondering how would this injury affect his status for opening day. While Ellsbury injury is considered minor, the team has given no timetable to when he will return.
Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Jimmy Rollins is getting adjusted to his new team. Rollins, who was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in 1996 and played there his whole career. Now that Rollins is with the Dodgers, he has noticed the differences between the two cities. But the comments he made about playing in Philly might […]
The Arizona Diamondbacks currently have a logjam in the outfield with opening day on the horizon. Heading into the season, A.J. Pollock is at center field, Mark Trumbo is at right field, David Peralta and Yasmany Tomas are competing for the spot in left field. The team also feels very good about Ender Inciarte and Cody Ross as well.
Back in February, I wrote about how multiple teams were interested in signing Cuban infielder Hector Olivera. There has been reports that he was offered a $77 million contract by the Dodgers, but many felt like it wasn’t true because Olivera didn’t sign. Now it looks like another team has offered Olivera, but he is looking for a little […]
Scott Boras questions if the Cubs are serious about winning after Kris Bryant didn't make their roster
The Chicago Cubs third base prospect Kris Bryant has impressed during spring training. In nine games in the Cactus League, Bryant has six home runs along with 30 total bases in 26 plate appearances. Even with those impressive stats, the Cubs have decided to leave Bryant of their opening day roster.
In 2013, Cincinnati Reds pitcher Tony Cingrani had a very good rookie campaign. In 2014, things couldn’t have went any worse for Cingrani after an injury filled season. As Cingrani tries to regroup from his terrible year, the Reds have decided that they are shifting him to the bullpen.