It is now May and the good teams are showing themselves. But even the top of the MLB has weaknesses. We are close to 40 games into the 2019 MLB season, and the good teams are separating themselves, while the teams that are going to be sellers at the deadline are starting to be revealed
As we approach the end of April remember the old saying: Playoff spots aren’t won in April, but they can be lost. The American League is not what it’s been the last couple years. The American League East is paced by the Tampa Bay Rays, who traded away a bunch of good players last year
There are lots of rumors out there connecting big free agents with a variety of MLB teams. Which star is going to be the first player to ink a big deal? With all due respect to Josh Donaldson, his decision to sign a one-year contract with the Braves really didn’t get the MLB free agent
As we delve into the month of May some teams are starting to gain a little separation. Some of the familiar names are in not so familiar spots too. The year is 2018 and we live in a world where the Miami Marlins are currently closer to first place than the Los Angeles Dodgers. As
It’s still very early in the MLB season but we can start to see who the early frontrunners in the MVP races are in each league. The MVP race for both the American League and the National League are far from decided but it’s always fun to take a look at the race every month.
As teams finish up their first series of the young season, let’s take a look at which teams are likely to stay hot this week. The MLB season has officially begun and of course, fans and analysts alike are all over-reacting to the very small sample size of games we have for each team thus
The Los Angeles Dodgers’ final preseason game was cut short after a water main break sent sewage onto the field and into the stands on Tuesday night. The final game of the preseason Freeway series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim was cut short on Tuesday night after a
The MLB unveiled their holiday jerseys and caps for 2018, including some very cool 4th of July uniforms that are sure to be hot items this summer. Earlier today, the uniforms were shared along with the other holiday looks including Mother’s Day, Fathers Day, Memorial Day, and Jackie Robinson Day, but the best-looking ensemble is
The 2018 MLB regular season is almost upon us. After a brutally long and somewhat tenuous offseason, the handful of stars on this year’s free agent market finally found their new baseball homes. Jake Arrieta got a mulit-year deal with the Philadelphia Phillies and Lance Lynn signed a one-year deal with the up-and-coming Minnesota Twins.
The Los Angeles Dodgers are –165 favorites to win their first World Series since 1988, but Jason Lake says the Houston Astros hold all the betting value for your MLB picks. There are two ways to build a championship baseball team. One is to assemble the best analytics team you can find, and squeeze every
One month left to play in the 2017 MLB regular season, the Colorado Rockies are in danger of losing a playoff spot they have held all year. The Colorado Rockies beat the Milwaukee Brewers 7-5 on Opening Day, and won three out of four games in Milwaukee in the opening series of the season to establish
The Cubs earned a weekend sweep, but the Brewers and Cardinals have closed the gap in the National League Central standings. Unquestionably, the most interesting division race in MLB this season has been the National League Central. Anytime the defending World Series champion finds itself in a fight to make it back to the postseason
The Minnesota Twins and Los Angeles Angels are tied for the final spot in the American League Wild Card standings. The 2017 MLB season has been dominated by a handful of outstanding teams that jumped out to huge early leads. The Astros, Nationals and Dodgers have practically wrapped up their respective divisions, and the Indians
PHILADELPHIA, PA – APRIL 12: Addison Reed #43 of the New York Mets (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images) Fan trolls LeBron James with “Warriors” chant at LeBron Jr.’s AAU game by Tim Ryan According to reports, the Boston Red Sox struck a deal with the New York Mets to acquire relief pitcher Addison Reed at the
Our complete MLB standings explores the big week the Boston Red Sox and Cleveland Indians used to take control of their respective division races. As defending American League pennant winners, the Cleveland Indians were a heavy preseason favorite to win the AL Central. Likewise, the Boston Red Sox, whose season came to an end at
The Kansas City Royals have had an abysmal start to the 2017 season. Barring a hot start to May, here are five players the Royals should listen to trades for. The Royals began this season with legitimate postseason aspirations. On April 20, the Royals avenged their 2014 World Series kryptonite by beating Madison Bumgarner and