It wasn’t just a return of arm strength…
Chronicling the changes to the point of his 17-strikeout, one-hit performance.
From Rookie of the Year to one of the majors’ least productive everyday players: a mechanical breakdown of Gordon Beckham’s struggles.
A look at the record of the Orioles’ long time hitting coach and whether the results justify the job security he’s had over the past 12 years.
Laying out solutions for the short term and a plan for the long term success of the Baltimore Orioles…
Breaking down the top-rated pitcher in this year’s draft class
From overrated college pitcher to top-50 prospect: How he did it and the impact his success will have on his team’s future…
Back for the third set of requests, with four more players: Tyler Chatwood (Angels), Jacob Jefferies (Rays), Zach Stewart (Reds), and Jordan Danks (White Sox).
Breaking down three more requests: Seth Lintz (Brewers), Craig Kimbrel (Braves) and Robert Grossman (Pirates)
Profiles on Xavier Avery (Orioles), Kyle Russell (Dodgers) and Tim Melville (Royals)
Just to put to rest one of the more debated about subjects, especially among Yankee fans, Brian Cashman announced that Joba Chamberlain will be placed in the starting rotation for the 2009 season. H/T to River Ave. Blues, which provides the link to the interview in which Cashman makes this announcement. This is a good […]
Despite Arizona winning six of their last seven games, Jon Weisman notes the Dodgers remain the NL West favorites with 13 games left to play…
John Kreese from NoMaas lays out the reasons why Yankee fans must have patience with Brian Cashman as he “unwinds the misguided and poor decisions of the past several years”. Of course, the question is if he will be given the authority to do so.
Brad Holt has been tearing up the minors since the Mets drafted him last summer. Bryan Price may have the mechanics to follow in his footsteps.
From Jeremy Bleich (Yankees) to Johnny Giavotella (Royals).
Taj Adib of Athletics Nation has an impressive rundown on the various goings-on in the Oakland minor league system, which is regarded by many as the best system in baseball at the moment.
Jim from AZ Snakepit looks at the D-backs’ acquisition of Adam Dunn. On the face of it, this looks like an excellent deal for Arizona. Dunn’s bat helps off-set the Dodger acquisition of Manny Ramirez. They get a big bat to put in the middle of their line-up and all they had to give up […]
Jason Bay has already made some big plays for the Sox. Alex explains why he isn’t surprised.
Ben K from River Ave. Blues provides his take on the Yanks/Pirates deal, while Charlie from Bucs Dugout is disappointed after hearing the deal was restructured.
Part 4, from Michael Montgomery (Royals) to Wade Miley (Diamondbacks).