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Astros’ Faithful Takes a Hammock After Slow Start

“Take a knee!” my bonehead junior high football coach volcano-belched at my teammates and me. We’d have endured some sadistic workout they designed and inflicted; or perhaps we were at the end of another frustrating practice following a demoralizing 2 – 1 start. But we dropped one on the grass and looked up, feeling the soothing caress from More...

by KC Baker | Published 1 year ago

Altuve and Biggio
By KC Baker On Sunday, April 24th, 2016
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Houston, We Have a Problem: Not On Craig’s Watch

I dig me some Jose Altuve.  A hitting machine.  A spark plug.  He spins up maximum performance from a tiny frame to the point of the supernatural.  But tonight against Boston, when Houston was down one in a More...

By KC Baker On Monday, March 28th, 2016
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The Year of the Stros

Too much digital ink has been wasted by this blogger on the second-class citizen treatment of my beloved Houston Astros. Sports Illustrated issues them a cover as this year’s World Series Champions and the first More...

By Danny Gallagher On Thursday, March 17th, 2016
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Talking Montreal Baseball Way Down in South Florida

WEST PALM BEACH — When the Expos come back, will they bring Youppi back? Can Montreal support a major-league team? What would the city of Montreal do about getting a new stadium? Would Montreal choose south More...

Kevin Seitzer
By Danny Gallagher On Saturday, March 12th, 2016
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Major-League Coaches Underpaid For Time They Invest

JUPITER, Fla. — I’ve always wondered what Major League Baseball coaches earn for a living. It took a while but now I know roughly what most of them make. And to tell you the truth, they don’t More...

By John Farrell On Friday, March 4th, 2016
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Mr Fantasy…A Poolie’s Dirty Little Draft Day Secrets

Send us (Kole) Calhoun, something to make us all happy. Greetings and salutations Hot Corner fans. It’s that time of year again. Everyone has reported in the proverbial best shape of their lives and hope More...

By Rocco Constantino On Monday, February 29th, 2016
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Top 300 Moments That Shaped Major League Baseball Preview: AL West

Starting on March 1, Baseball Hot Corner will rank the Top 300 moments that shaped baseball history.  All moments from 1900 forward are eligible and the list includes moments from on and off the field.  There More...

AL Rookie of the Year Award
By Clayton Richer On Friday, February 26th, 2016
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Top 10 Candidates To Win AL Rookie of the Year in 2016

Baseball fans have awaken from their off-season hibernation eager to kick their winter doldrums to the curb in anticipation of another baseball season full of promise . As always, with a new season comes new More...

Steven Matz
By Clayton Richer On Monday, February 22nd, 2016
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20 MLB Fantasy Sleepers You Should Target in 2016

As the baseball fantasy frenzy fast approaches, here are 20 undervalued fantasy sleepers in no particular order you should target in your upcoming draft. Regardless if your league is Roto or Head to Head, these More...

By Will Hyland On Wednesday, February 17th, 2016
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Top 10 Shortstops For 2016

With the end of the NFL season upon us, the Baseball Hot Corner team brings back the Top 10 at each position series as we get closer to pitchers and catchers reporting. One position to highlight is shortstop, More...








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