Tag Archives: BaseBall

Yordano Ventura has transformed from top prospect to MLB’s newest villain

A year ago at this time, when baseball fans heard the name Yordano Ventura, we thought of the fire-balling Kansas City Royals pitcher, one of the top young arms in…

Ballpark promotions you can’t miss this summer

Thankfully, New Jersey is flush with quality franchises that draw quite well whether it’s the Lakewood BlueClaws, Trenton Thunder or Somerset Patriots leaving Garden State baseball fans with numerous opportunities…

Moneyball revolution isn’t in stats — it’s in health

For years, the smartest minds in the game have used the Moneyball approach, trying to understand what happens on the field through advanced statistics, and using that information to refine…

Hottest-selling gear in MLB

Machado has the 16th-best selling Major League Baseball jersey since the beginning of the 2014 season. Heading into his 14th and final All-Star Game appearance, Derek Jeter remains atop the…

Things memorable about Tony Gwynn

There were two certainties about Tony Gwynn: He could hit a baseball like few other major league-baseball players, and he was going to laugh. After Gwynn hit a double, all-time…

Elbow Injury Problem

This year, more than a dozen major league pitchers already have undergone Tommy John surgery which involves replacing the elbow ligament with a tendon harvested from elsewhere (often the non-pitching…