Appel was a different pitcher then in previous starts
What should have been a runaway win for the Oakland Athletics ended with questions and concerns.
Yoenis Cespedes homered twice and tied a career high with five RBIs before leaving with a sprained right thumb. Brandon Moss got a painful stinger to his left bicep, and reliever Jim Johnson had another meltdown on the mound as the A’s held off the Houston Astros 9-7 on Wednesday night.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics hit balls hard all night that stayed inside the fences, so imagine their surprise when Houston connected when it counted. L.J. Hoes homered with one out in the […]
Hall of Famer Roger Clemens is going to head to Lancaster to check on Appel’s mental state
Evan Drellich joined Patrick Creighton and Cody Stoots to talk about the Astros building philosophy and what the Brady Aiken fall out may be.
MaD Radio intern Cassie with a new rendition of “The Brady Bunch” theme song
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.
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 […]
Maybe Appel just isn’t as good as baseball thought he was.
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.