The times are truly changing. I open to you through insight into my personal life. I have a girlfriend! As funny as that sounds, it’s actually the truth. She’s amazing and knows how to keep me in check watching games. She’s very much into baseball and a fan of the Arizona Diamondbacks. However, she doesn’t … Continue reading My Girlfriend Asks: Difference Between American League and National League?
It was inevitable that Major League Baseball’s Statcast machine would be broken. How apropos that the majors’ Home Run leader did it. Friday night’s game featured a memorable moment from a battle between the New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners. At least, it was noteworthy on the Yankees’ side. CC Sabathia got his ninth … Continue reading Major League Baseball: Statcast’s Broken Judgment
Prepare for the most exciting time in July after the fireworks go off! It’s the Home Run Derby! The tournament takes place July 10th on ESPN at 8 p.m. EST. It features All-Stars going to war against each other. Four from the American League and National League go at it to see which will hit … Continue reading MLB All-Star Game: Home Run Derby Showdown
Who knew that we would have exciting baseball in March! The wonders of the World Baseball Classic were on display, and the United States benefitted the most in more than jus the obvious. It was one of the most intriguing tournaments in WBC history. The U.S., Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic had an All-Star … Continue reading World Baseball Classic: Reflections
Baseball is back, and it couldn’t have returned soon enough. For this writer, there’s nothing quite like watching a game played on a mix of dirt and grass. Football has the gridiron. Basketball has the court. But baseball, however, has the diamond. That’s never been brought any closer than watching a spring training game. The … Continue reading MLB: Spring Training & Spring Fever
Gary Sanchez is creating quite the name for himself since he received the call to the big leagues. The rookie catcher from the New York Yankees set a home run record. He hit 11 out of the ballpark in his first 23 games. No one in MLB history has ever done that. Sanchez is batting … Continue reading New York Yankees: The Curious Case of Gary Sanchez
It’s the most wonderful time of the year for baseball contenders. The trade deadline for Major League Baseball is August 1st, but we’ve seen a few big deals already commence. The San Francisco Giants most recently dealt lefthander prospect Adalberto Mejia to Minnesota for infielder Eduardo Nunez, who’s batting close to.300 this year. Toronto also … Continue reading MLB Trade Deadline: Christmas in July