Baseball season officially opened last week and already we’ve had a plethora of ridiculous defensive plays. Recency bias will always mean that we think these plays will be the best of the year, but we’ll more than likely forget them in a couple months.
As the Astros began their fourth spring training of the Jim Crane/Jeff Luhnow era, the Astros owner did something he hadn’t done the previous three: he raised expectations. “The goal is to make the playoffs,” […]
With the pageantry and tradition of Opening Day, America’s pastime is officially back.
Every year, it’s the same story: Fantasy baseball teams scramble in the first week to pick up that hot rookie or replace dud closer who has already gotten the hook from the manager.
So when you look at the roster right now, there aren’t many young, inexperienced players who have a chance to make a big impact on the Padres in 2015. One name that does come to mind, however, is pitcher Odrisamer Despaigne.
HOUSTON (CBS HOUSTON) – It’s not just one hitter that’s suffering from a rough start at the plate. That’s an epidemic that’s plaguing the entire Astros lineup to start 2015. After nearly being no-hit on […]
The influx of Cuban players in MLB has been much discussed, and after the wild success Jose Abreu had with the White Sox in 2014, teams will continue to scout and give big money to defectors. Yasmany Tomas is a perfect example, as the D-backs gave him a six-year, $68.5 million contract as a 24-year-old this offseason.