Last week, Baseball America reported that someone in the Philadelphia Phillies organization contacted the NCAA about potential infractions involving the Phils’ fifth and sixth round draft picks, Ben Wetzler and Jason Monda respectively. Reports indicated that someone with organizational ties told the collegiate governing body that the two college juniors broke rules by using an […]
It’s another Texas-Oakland fight to the finish in the West. But what about the division’s other teams?
Take a break and check out the American League West before the All-Star game.
They’ve played at least enough games this season to make some silly assumptions
Just a little while ago, in the White Sox versus Nationals game, Chicago announcer Ken Harrelson talked a bit about what he felt was the most overrated thing that has come into baseball in the past 10 years. Yes, I know what you’re thinking—he was talking about the closer role. You know, the fact that […]
After betting big before the 2012 season and subsequently going bust, the Angels have chosen to double down for 2013.
Can Oakland hang on, or will Anaheim finally live up to its expectations?
Yankee Miracles: Life with the Boss and the Bronx Bombers is Ray Negron’s story of a career spent in baseball, mostly with the New York Yankees, and how some of the biggest names in Yankees history impacted his life. It is an unapologetically biased retelling of relationships Negron built throughout his years in the organization. […]
The A’s have played their way into the fight for the divisional title.
The division still has two divisions.
The Dodgers’ catcher is making the most of his opportunity.
No surprise: Texas’ success. Big surprise: Pujols and the Angels in a funk.
A look at an updated SABR classic
It would be a little like when Sam Walker won Tout Wars, except Walker was a good writer.
A review of Mitchell Nathanson’s work, which looks beyond baseball’s romantic narrative.
They made the biggest splashes in the offseason. Will that help them make waves in 2012?
They are rebuilding, reforming, and reinventing themselves.
“We break into this stranger’s house thinking we’re gonna find him him sleeping with a woman, and it’s a bunch of nerds playing fantasy baseball. – Seth Rogan, in “Knocked Up”
An irrational, illogical, and irrepressible discourse against the expansion of instant replay in Major League Baseball
Some moves and maneuvers so far as they pertain to the AL West.