2015 MLB Bold Predictions – Paul Mammino

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0It is some fans favorite time of the year again when writers from every site take their stab at bold predictions for the season.  They predict unlikely breakout stars, huge busts, World Series Champions, and postseason awards.  With that said here is my take at five bold predictions. 2015 MLB Bold Predictions 1) Alex Rodriguez […] READ MORE


MLB’s Pace of Play Changes

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One of the big stories going into the 2015 season is the MLB’s new pace of play rules. Pace of play in the MLB has become a major issue.  According to a 2014 study, game length has increased every year since since 2010, averaging over three hours for the past few seasons.  There are several […] READ MORE




Finding a Home for James Shields

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Now that Max Scherzer has signed a seven-year deal with the Washington Nationals the next major free agent domino to fall will be veteran right-hander James Shields. “Big Game James”, as he has been referred to throughout his career, flopped in the 2014 postseason with an ERA over 6.  He has actually not been very […] READ MORE


Finding a Jacob DeGrom Comparison

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Jacob DeGrom was a revelation for the 2014 Mets leading to the National League Rookie of the Year Award. Among National League starters with over 100 innings, DeGrom leads all rookies with his 2.69 ERA. The question is whether DeGrom will be able to keep this up in the future. In order to do that, it […] READ MORE


Robert Refsnyder: Yankees’ Key

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As they have for many years now the New York Yankees will field a star-studded lineup. Unfortunately for Joe Girardi it is 2015 and not 2010.  Many at bats for the Bronx Bombers will be filled by aging and regressing former stars.  Mark Teixiera,  Carlos Beltran, Alex Rodriguez, and Brian McCann are all projected to […] READ MORE


2015 MLB Diamonds in the Rough

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So far during the 2014-2015 offseason there have been a number of big name deals.  Players such as Hanley Ramirez, Pablo Sandoval, and Nelson Cruz have signed via free agency and stars like Matt Kemp, Wil Myers, and Justin Upton have all been traded to the Padres.  However, every offseason there are players who teams […] READ MORE


Miami Adds Michael Morse; Continues Aggressive Off-Season

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The 2014 Miami Marlins finished the season 77-85. For many in the baseball community, although they finished in fourth place in the NL East, the season was viewed as a success for the team. Many people did not see them Marlins competing and the early season loss of ace Jose Fernandez certainly did not help […] READ MORE


Yankees Trade For Didi Gregorius, Name Him Jeter's Replacement

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The Yankees on Friday made two major moves signing free agent reliever Andrew Miller to a four-year $36 million contract.  This signing likely signals the end of David Robertson’s career in New York and the loss of the their closer to free agency will likely mean either Miller or Dellin Betances will assume the closer […] READ MORE