The Emergence of Matt Strahm

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The Kansas City Royals bullpen was once the cornerstone of a team that made back-to-back World Series appearances, winning it all in 2015. Unfortunately, that lights out dominance just hasn’t carried over into the summer of the 2016 season. In Tuesday night’s loss to the Chicago White Sox, reliever Kelvin Herrera surrendered a three-run home […] READ MORE


Tyler Clippard to the New York Yankees

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The New York Yankees appear to be revamping their bullpen prior to the trade deadline. They acquired right-hander Tyler Clippard from the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday. Clippard, who is under contract through next season, should serve as the seventh-inning setup man for the Yankees. The Yankees traded Aroldis Chapman to the Chicago Cubs on Monday, […] READ MORE






Omar Infante signs Minor League deal with Braves

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David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution has reported that the Atlanta Braves have signed infielder Omar Infante to a minor league contract. The Kansas City Royals designated Infante for assignment last week, then released him after he cleared waivers on June 23. He was part of two American League championship teams in Kansas City, and he […] READ MORE