December 12, 2019 - 3:05 pm
As the Houston Astros’ young core that led them to a World Series title begins to reach arbitration, the franchise is faced with cutting payroll. According to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic , the odd man out could be 25-year-old shortstop Carlos Correa. There is a possibility Correa could be traded...
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December 06, 2019 - 3:30 pm
Stephen Strasburg enters free agency after one of the best seasons in his career, which culminated with a World Series MVP with the Washington Nationals. His impressive 2019 season makes the hard-throwing right-hander one of the top free agent pitchers on the market, along with Gerrit Cole , as the...
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Tim Kelly
August 21, 2019 - 11:30 am
In his home state of Texas, Roger Clemens' legacy is pretty strong, as he won the 2004 National League Cy Young Award while pitching with the Houston Astros, and helped the team to win the first (and only) National League pennant in franchise history a season later. But Clemens, now 57, says he has...
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Eli Hershkovich
August 07, 2019 - 2:51 pm
The New York Mets owned a 50-55 record on July 28, sitting six games back of the second National League wild-card spot. Moreover, the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook priced their World Series title odds at 500-1. Fast-forward less than two weeks. Mickey Callaway’s team holds a 60-56 mark and entered...
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Jordan Cohn
July 25, 2019 - 4:36 pm
Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez is the lone catcher across baseball to have tallied at least 20 home runs this season. His offensive WAR (1.7) is a top-ten figure at his position, and he is a big factor in New York’s potent lineup. Former MLB catcher and “Big Time Baseball: Players Edition” co-host...
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July 08, 2019 - 11:46 am
( 97.1 The Ticket ) Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera was fed up after "three days of bad pitches." Stream MLB games now on fuboTV. Cabrera was ejected in the first inning of Sunday’s 6-3 loss to the Red Sox for arguing the strike zone from the dugout after he was rung up on a called third strike by...
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July 08, 2019 - 10:43 am
( 106.7 THE FAN ) Wait... what inning is it again? Washington Nationals ace and future Hall of Famer (and no, it is not too early to say that) Max Scherzer had a bit of a nightmare Sunday at the ballpark. You see, the big league pitcher totally forgot what inning it was. (See kiddos, it even...
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The Yankees celebrate a win in Tampa Bay
Jason Keidel
May 15, 2019 - 1:40 pm
On April 17, the Yankees were 8-9 and 5 1/2 games behind the AL East-leading Tampa Bay Rays. Even more startling, the World Series champion Boston Red Sox were in last place with a record of 6-13, and were 8 1/2 games behind the Rays. Click to read.
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May 14, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Jed Lowrie’s debut with the Mets will have to wait a bit longer. Lowrie has yet to play this season after he suffered a sprained knee in spring training, and now, when it seemed like he was close to a possible return from the injured list, he has suffered a setback. Click to read.
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Cal Ripken Jr. poses with Boomer Esiason and Gregg Giannotti on May 14, 2019.
Boomer and Gio
May 14, 2019 - 11:52 am
Cal Ripken Jr. isn't anti-analytics, but the Hall of Famer hopes the sport eventually dials back its infatuation with numbers. Click to read/listen.
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