Vladimir Guerrero Jr Latest to Face High Expectations

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It may have made the news a few thousand times over the last two days, but it is worth repeating. Wunderkind Vladimir Guerrero Jr.┬áhas been promoted to the major leagues. This is fantastic news, not just for player and team, but for fans and the sport as a whole. However, while everyone else deservedly celebrates, […] READ MORE


Atlanta Braves: One Play Can Change a Season

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One play can change a season. Everyone knows that. Fans across all sports have seen countless promising campaigns derailed by an untimely injury. That’s the negative. At other times, two teams simply meet at the perfect moment and the seemingly impossible becomes possible. In those moments, magic happens. Seasons and careers, changing trajectories in the […] READ MORE


Baseball – Resurrection Stories

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The season is Spring. Pollen coats cars as plants, trees, and new life are in bloom. In the Christian faith, it is Holy Week, the week leading up to Easter. Everywhere and in everything, the themes of new life, rebirth and resurrection abound. Ergo, here are some of this season’s early baseball resurrection stories. Baseball […] READ MORE



MLB 2019 Initial Reactions

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Baseball is back. The season is a week old, and every fan base is either panicked, elated, or the Marlins. One week of action does not tell us much, but it is enough for some initial reactions. MLB 2019 Initial Reactions The Chicago Cubs The early returns suggest PECOTA knew what it was doing. For […] READ MORE




Major League Baseball Could Learn A Lot From Hockey

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Spring training is approaching and Craig Kimbrel doesn’t know where he’ll play next season. Bryce Harper remains unsigned. Somehow, the best closer since Mariano Rivera can’t find a home. Somehow, a 26-year-old former MVP only has a handful of suitors. A perennial All-Star infielder and a recent Cy Young winner sit on the market too. […] READ MORE