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Chase Headley
Chase Headley
Chase Headley

Chase Headley Lands With The New York Yankees

The Chase Headley era with the San Diego Padres came to an end today when the New York Yankees made a low risk, high reward move by trading third basemen Yangervis Solarte and Rafael De Paula for the former Padre. The Yankees a...
 
American League
 
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2014 Midseason Rookie Report- Position Players

In the year 2012, we saw two young phenoms take center stage in the big leagues: Mike Trout and Bryce Harper. These two took very different paths on their way to the top. Harper was the biggest name in sports at one point. He w...
 
 
AL Central
 
MLB Rookie Pitchers
MLB Rookie Pitchers
MLB Rookie Pitchers

2014 Midseason Rookie Report- Pitchers

Before every season, the same topic comes up. Who is going to be this year’s breakout rookie pitcher? At the start of 2014, it was quite obvious. Masahiro Tanaka was getting paid millions by the New York Yankees as an MLB...

 
AL West
 
Astros Unforms
Astros Unforms
Astros Unforms

Houston Astros Need To Make Up Their Mind

The Houston Astros change uniforms like I change socks.  I started following the team religiously in 1985.  They’ve been through what, seven different unis since then?   Some good, some bad; the infamous “rainbow” jerseys were ...
 
 
AL East
 
Brock Holt
Brock Holt
Brock Holt

Brock Holt Should Remain Red Sox Shortstop

The Boston Red Sox still believe they are in the hunt. At 9.5 games out of the American League East, they still have a shot, albeit an outside one. Boston’s offense is last in the American League in runs and they will nee...

 
 
AL East
 
Kendall Graveman
Kendall Graveman
Kendall Graveman

Kendall Graveman Ready For Next Level

2014 has been a very busy year thus far on the farm for the Toronto Blue Jays. In light of the mega-trades in December of 2012 that saw six of the organization’s top prospects traded away, the club’s minor-league af...
 
AL East
 
Jim Johnson
Jim Johnson
Jim Johnson

Jim Johnson And The Fallen Closers Club

For Oakland A’s demoted closer Jim Johnson, WAR is hell. Specifically, his -0.9 WAR in what’s been a hard-to-watch collapse by the man who led the American League with 50 saves last season with the Baltimore Orioles...
 
 
AL West
 
Oakland A's
Oakland A's
Oakland A's

Can Anyone Beat The Oakland Athletics?

The All-Star break is past us now. The Derek Jeter lovefest is winding down and the division races are heating up. One division in particular looks interesting: the AL West. As it stands now, the West would have three teams in ...

 
AL West
 
George Springer
George Springer
George Springer

Is George Springer Morphing Into Beltranwell?

I admit it; I booed Carlos Beltran every time he showed up at the JuiceBox after jilting Houston for the New York Mets so many years ago.  It wasn’t just that he doody-hosed us but he doody-hosed us for the Mets.  I despise the...
 
 
Los Angeles Dodgers
 
Clayton Kershaw
Clayton Kershaw
Clayton Kershaw

Clayton Kershaw: 2014 MLB Cy Young Winner?

As the MLB All-Star game has come and go, this article is going to look ahead to see whether Clayton Kershaw has what it takes to repeat as the NL Cy Young Award winner.  Kershaw has taken home the Cy Young hardware two of the ...
 
Chicago Cubs
 
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Should The Chicago Cubs Keep Arismendy Alcantara In The Majors?

What was thought to be brief stint in the big leagues for Chicago Cubs second base prospect Arismendy Alcantara just might turn out to be a longer stay.  Alcantara was originally called-up to the Cubs to fill-in for current sta...

 
 
AL East
 
Derek Jeter
Derek Jeter
Derek Jeter

Post-Game Interview: Adam Wainwright Throws Derek Jeter A Pipe Shot

Adam Wainwright addresses the media after his All-Star game appearance , the St.Louis Cardinals hurler admits to throwing Derek Jeter a “pipe-shot” hopeful he would hit a single or an out on the right-side. Jeter sm...
 
National League
 
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cliff lee
cliff lee

Will The Philadelphia Phillies Finally Blow Up The Core?

The All-Star break is here. Teams will be using the time away from the game to determine whether or not they are contenders or pretenders and who will be buying and selling assets. In the case of the Philadelphia Phillies, who ...
 
 
AL Central
 
Victor Martinez & Son
Victor Martinez & Son
Victor Martinez & Son

Victor Martinez Son Impersonates Jose Bautista Perfectly

The son of Detroit Tigers veteran Victor Martinez has been watching a few Toronto Blue Jays games as you can see by this bang-on impersonation of slugger Jose Bautista. The younger Martinez has the Joey Bats stance and swing na...

 
AL East
 
Masahiro Tanaka
Masahiro Tanaka
Masahiro Tanaka

What The Masahiro Tanaka Injury Means For The Yankees

In a year that’s been filled with season-ending Tommy John surgeries, it seems one more star will undergo the operation. Masahiro Tanaka learned last week that he has a partially torn UCL in his right elbow and will likel...
 
 
American League
 
All Star Game
All Star Game
All Star Game

MLB All-Star Game Starting Lineups

The starting lineups have been announced for the MLB All-Star game to be played at Target Field in Minnesota on Tuesday. The contest will feature three Brewers in the National League starting lineup and future Hall-of-Famer Der...
 
AL East
 
Derek Jeter
Derek Jeter
Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter “Re2pect Tribute Video

Tip of the hat tribute video to New York Yankees great Derek Jeter who has always embodied “Re2pect” on the ball diamond.