Sabathia's near no-no and more

Sabathia’s near no-no and more

Major League Baseball | 11 Apr 2010

On Saturday afternoon, NY Yankees ace CC Sabathia made quick work of the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. He got within four outs of a no-hitter. In the seventh with two outs catcher Kelly Shoppach (and a former teammate of Sabathia’s with Cleveland) ripped a single to left field on the very first pitch Read the Rest…

Opening Day brings warm weather and great games

Opening Day brings warm weather and great games

Major League Baseball | 06 Apr 2010

Opening Day for Major League Baseball had beautiful weather across the entire country. This was something completely different than in years past when players, umpires, and fans were constantly watching the Weather Channel to see if rain or snow will impact the game and how cold it will be at game time. Outside of the Read the Rest…

NL Central Breakout Stars (Part 3)

NL Central Breakout Stars (Part 3)

Major League Baseball | 08 Mar 2010

Michael Bourn, Houston Astros (CF): Bourn had a breakout year in 2009 as he hit leadoff for the Astros while also playing stellar defense in centerfield as he won his first Gold Glove. The keys (and the strengths) for Bourn have always been speed and defense. In his first year with the Astros in 2008 Read the Rest…

This offseason not going as the Mets planned

This offseason not going as the Mets planned

Major League Baseball | 21 Jan 2010

First the Carlos Beltran drama. Now the two free agents the NY Mets coveted signed with other teams. First was catcher Bengie Molina. The Mets were rumored to have offered Molina a multi-year contract. However he signed for just one year for a lot less money with the SF Giants, the team he spent the Read the Rest…

Late offseason additions

Late offseason additions

Major League Baseball | 17 Jan 2010

With the start of the New Year and spring training about a month away, a few teams are making some additions to their teams. The Texas Rangers have been relatively quiet this offseason mainly due to the impending sale of the team (which is taking too long). Their major news was the trading of ace Read the Rest…

Pittsburgh Pirates Wish List

Pittsburgh Pirates Wish List

Major League Baseball | 02 Dec 2009

The Pittsburgh Pirates are coming off their 17th straight losing season. Many consider the Pirates to be a developmental team or a glorified Triple-A team. Every year, the team trades away their top young stars to avoid the high salaries. The Pirates are in a constant rebuilding mode. The Pirates have the talent to compete Read the Rest…

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