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Mets Acquire Addison Reed

The Mets helped bolster their bullpen while trying to make a surprising playoff run, acquiring right-handed relief pitcher Addison Reed from the Arizona Diamondbacks, according to ESPN’s Adam Rubin. The return is two minor leaguers. The Mets bullpen has gone through its ups and downs this season. Jenrry Mejia got handed a 162 game suspension after failing a second drug…

Kansas City Royals v New York Yankees

The Yankees Offensive Woes

Over their last ten games, the New York Yankees have managed to score more than five runs only three times. Even worse, two of those three games were over a week ago, when the Bronx Bombers scored eight runs in back-to-back games against the Minnesota Twins. Since then, they managed six runs in a win over the Indians but other…

Jack Zduriek

Jack Zduriencik Out As Mariners GM

There was much promise regarding the Seattle Mariners’s 2015 season, with many holding the team as World Series contenders. However, the Mariners started off slow and never gained traction, resulting in a disappointing 59-69 record with 34 games left in the season, 3rd worst in the American League. Mariners President and COO Kevin Mather announced this morning that seven-year tenured…

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Marcus Stroman Makes Blue Jays a Playoff Juggernaut

If they weren’t already, the Toronto Blue Jays are about to become two things: the clear-cut favorites to win the AL-East and a juggernaut to be feared in the postseason. Starting pitcher Marcus Stroman, who landed on the disabled list in early March with a torn ACL, is set to begin a rehab assignment on September 2 and, barring any…

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 15:  Charlie Morton #50 of the Pittsburgh Pirates in action against the New York Mets at Citi Field on August 15, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. The Pirates defeated the Mets 5-3 after14 innings.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

8-24 NL Central Weekend Review

We are coming off of another weekend full of action and it is time to see how the NL Central did last weekend. Here is the 8-25 NL Central Weekend Review.

LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - MARCH 14:  Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays throws a pitch in the fourth inning of a game against the Atlanta Braves at Champion Stadium on March 14, 2014 in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.  Atlanta won the game 6-1.  (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Ace Chris Archer Aiming High

When Alex Cobb was ruled out at the start of the season, the Rays probably thought they had a problem. Cobb was initially down to make the start on Opening Day at Tropicana Field against the Baltimore Orioles, only for him to discover he needed Tommy John surgery just before the season began. Ace Chris Archer Aiming High With David…

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 09:  Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Toronto Blue Jays fields a hit by Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees in the eighth inning on August 9, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Playoff Chances For The AL East

Since the onset of the 2015 season, the AL East has been characterized as mediocre, and as one of the worst divisions in baseball. It may, then, be surprising to some that, at this point in the season, the only division in baseball with more playoff teams than the AL East is the juggernaut that is the NL Central. The…

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