Jim Callis, MLB.com, joined MaD Radio to discuss the Brady Aiken situation. He said that he thinks that the Astros will still sign Aiken. Callis discussed what happens when a player fails their physical and how the team is at an advantage because they only have to pay forty percent of that players assigned value. He said that though Aiken can play right now, the Astros are more concerned about his future play. He also discussed Casey Close’s comments on the situation and hit briefly on Mark Appel.
A fan is accused of trying to punch a minor league pitcher after running onto the field during a game.
The New York Yankees are in their second farewell season to an all-time great. Last year they toured the season with everyone handing out gifts and admiration to Mariano Rivera. This season, the Captain, Derek […]
If your starting pitcher is only going to last one out, the day before the All-Star Break is not a bad time for it to happen. The Red Sox offense barrage hardly stopped after Brad […]
HOUSTON (AP) — The most recent addition to the Red Sox lineup made a big contribution. Rookie Christian Vazquez got his first three major league hits and drove in three runs, while David Ortiz had […]
Maybe Appel just isn’t as good as baseball thought he was.
Hall of Fame first baseman Frank Thomas joined Mad Radio and they discussed him being voted into the Hall of Fame this year, does Jeff Bagwell deserve to be a Hall of Famer, his thoughts on the Astroshis football career at Auburn and what he would tell Andre Johnson.
Robbie Grossman and the Houston Astros finally got to Yu Darvish — and moved out of last place in the AL West.
Grossman snapped an 0-for-28 slide with a career-high four hits as the Astros completed a three-game sweep of the Texas Rangers with an 8-4 victory over the All-Star pitcher who dominated them so many times in the past.
The Houston Astrodome is the eighth wonder of the world! No longer in use and possibly to be torn down the iconic stadium sits empty next to the Houston Texans NRG Stadium. But June 9th marks the anniversary of the first indoor MLB All-Star game being played at the Astrodome in 1968.
Miles Mikolas has been in the major leagues a little too long to be considered yet another young Texas starter.
The 25-year-old right-hander still showed some of the same growing pains in his second trip to the mound for the Rangers.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 22, 2013.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 8, 2013.