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Five Things Cardinals Fans Can Be Thankful For

It’s been a tough year, and many people are struggling to find things to be grateful for this Thanksgiving. This year, however, when the family goes around the table listing their blessings, there’s no reason to resort to clichés. Fans of the St. Louis Cardinals have many items to be thankful for that even the […] READ MORE

Former Mariner A-Rod On Hall of Fame Ballot

Former Mariners’ shortstop Alex Rodriguez is on the Hall of Fame ballot for 2022. The third baseman and shortstop played 22 seasons in MLB, the first seven being in Seattle. Retiring in 2016, this was his first year eligible to be on the ballot. An excellent ballplayer with a controversial career will hope to see […] READ MORE

Texas Rangers Acquire McKinney, Reks

The calendar is quickly approaching the month of December. During this time of year, teams will start to reach out to one another in hopes of landing a player, or players to bolster their roster for the following season. The Texas Rangers are one of the teams that are getting an early start on 2022. […] READ MORE

Texas Rangers Sign Woodward Through 2023

The Texas Rangers have made their first splash of the 2021 offseason. It was announced on Friday afternoon that the Rangers have signed manager Chris Woodward to a contract extension that runs through 2023. The deal includes a club option for the 2024 season. He had been signed with the Rangers through 2022 prior to […] READ MORE

Detroit Tigers’ Rebuild Enters Next Phase

The Detroit Tigers made their second significant move this off-season today.  They have signed left-handed starting pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez to a five-year deal reported to be worth at least $77 million. This signing is on the heels of a trade/extension for Gold Glove catcher Tucker Barnhart from Cincinnati two weeks ago.  It is consistent with […] READ MORE

Brent Strom

Diamondbacks Introduce Brent Strom as Pitching Coach

Diamondbacks Officially Hire Brent Strom as Pitching Coach PHOENIX, Nov. 18 — The Arizona Diamondbacks, days after the first reports surfaced, officially announced the hiring of Brent Strom as their new pitching coach Thursday afternoon. This comes shortly after Strom ended an eight-season stint as the pitching coach of the Houston Astros (2014-21). Strom, 73, […] READ MORE

Justin Verlander Re-Signs With Houston Astros

Ben Verlander broke the news Wednesday afternoon that his brother Justin Verlander would be returning to the Houston Astros on a one year deal. The deal is worth $25 million and it has a player option for 2023. The two-time Cy Young award winner missed all of 2021 recovering from Tommy John surgery. Verlander had declined […] READ MORE

A Tribute to Matt Carpenter

Matt Carpenter has likely played his last game as a St. Louis Cardinal. Over the past decade, he has slugged (and walked) his way into the hearts of Cardinal Nation. While he is widely loved by Cardinals fans, it is easy to forget just how productive Matt Carpenter has been over the past decade for […] READ MORE

Manny Pina

Manny Pina Signed By Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves have signed veteran catcher Manny Pina to a two-year contract. It’s worth $8 million with a $4 million option for a third season. The agreement includes no buyout and will have 1% of Pina’s salary donated to the Atlanta Braves Foundation each season. It comes on the heels of last year’s re-signing […] READ MORE