Texas Rangers Get Jonathan Lucroy and Jeremy Jeffress

|

The Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to trade catcher Jonathan Lucroy and closer Jeremy Jeffress from the Texas Rangers. In exchange the Brewers will be receiving outfielder Lewis Brinson and pitcher Luis Ortiz. Texas Rangers Get Jonathan Lucroy and Jeremy Jeffress Reports: The Rangers have acquired Jonathan Lucroy from the Brewers https://t.co/oQVWhW0U1X pic.twitter.com/wohDMq24rt — SI MLB […] READ MORE


Toronto Blue Jays Acquire Melvin Upton Jr.

|

The Toronto Blue Jays have acquired Melvin Upton Jr from the San Diego Padres. As part of the trade, San Diego will be paying the majority of Upton’s remaining contract. For their part, the Blue Jays will be sending over an unidentified Class A player to the Padres as well. Toronto Blue Jays Acquire Melvin […] READ MORE





MLB Mid-Season Awards Staff Picks

|

As we approach the MLB All-Star Game and the unofficial midway point of the season, the LWOS baseball staff decided to hand out some mid-season hardware. Not surprisingly, some awards were easier to pick than others. Here’s what happens when nineteen different writers get to together to decide the MVP, Cy Young, ROY and Manager of […] READ MORE


Alex Rodriguez Belongs on the Bench

|

Alex Rodriguez has had a lengthy and sometimes tumultuous career. After returning from a yearlong suspension last season, A-Rod came back with a vengeance. For a guy who had just turned 40 years old and has two replacement hips, posting a 129 OPS+ to go along with 33 home runs across 151 games was nothing […] READ MORE