Category Archives: MLB

Automated balls and strikes in MLB, We don’t think so

Driving into work Saturday morning, a voice on the radio bemoaned some balls and strikes calls in Friday night’s Cubs-Reds game. a discussion of whether Major League Baseball should go…

Jays’ Sanchez, Happ sidelined with injuries

They placed right-hander Aaron Sanchez on the 10-day disabled list with a blister on his right middle finger, and Blue Jays left-hander J.A. Right-hander Stefan Crichton was recalled from Triple-A…

Blue Jays and the Brewers, share slow starts

Everything is not OK with the Toronto Blue Jays as they get ready to play ball Tuesday at the Rogers Centre in their home opener. Things are not exactly hopping…

Braves payroll ranks in MLB

The Braves rank just below the middle of major league teams in player salaries this season, according to The Associated Press’ annual survey of opening-day payrolls. The Los Angeles Dodgers…

Suzuki not ready to retire

After appearing in 143 games last season, hitting .291 while collecting 95 hits in 327 at-bats, Ichiro will have a more limited role this season with the Marlins. He was…

‘I think baseball would grow’ if the MLB…

The 2017 World Baseball Classic wrapped up Wednesday night , and one of my favorite parts of the tournament is seeing all the different baseball cultures. Ian Kinsler made some…