Category Archives: MLB

Yankees blockbuster trade

Brian Cashman’s done some impressive work in shepherding the Yankees through a rebuild without the mountains of losing that come with a scorched-earth approach, with the Yankees’ best moments likely…

Astros checking in on Giants’ Samardzija

Jeff Samardzija of the Giants is in the second year of a five-year, $90 million deal with the Giants, so he’d be a long-term investment for Houston. That’s not impressive…

Stanton, Judge set for All-Star home run derby

Carlos Correa #1 of the Houston Astros is congratulated by Marwin Gonzalez #9 after hitting a solo home run in the second inning during MLB game action against the Toronto…

Do you think the MLB has a racism problem?

Monday, Cuban-born 24-year veteran umpire Angel Hernandez filed a suit alleging racial discrimination against the Office of the Commissioner, in part because Hernandez alleges that Joe Torre held a personal…

Rangers pass Indians 2-1 after Beltre’s 9th-inning homer

Adrian Beltre had an extra reason to celebrate moving up the all-time home run list. Beltre hit his 450th career homer, a solo drive in the ninth inning off Cody…

Fiers wins 4th straight decision

The Houston Astros have found success stringing together hits, even just base hits. Carlos Correa homered, Mike Fiers struck out five over six innings to win his fourth straight decision,…