Rangers Yankees
Nate Miller - Oct 4, 2022

Yankees 3, Rangers 1 ARLINGTON, Texas, Oct 3 — The Texas Rangers lost a pitcher’s duel to the New York Yankees on Monday night by a final score of 3–1. Sadly, baseball fans everywhere also have to wait at least another day for outfielder Aaron Judge to hit home run No. 62. The only hit […]

Shoeless Joe Jackson
Evan Ferguson - Sep 30, 2022

Shoeless Joe Jackson’s Legacy.   The “Black Sox” scandal of the 1919 Chicago White Sox is one of the most disappointing occurrences in the history of major league baseball. It’s a sad day whenever a player, coach, or executive compromises the integrity of the game. And having eight players conspire to throw a World Series compromises […]

Yankees win AL East
Lewis Masella - Sep 30, 2022

The latest series for the New York Yankees had no shortage of memorable moments. Despite a tough loss to start, they bounced back the next night for a 5–2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. With this victory, the Yankees won the AL East title. However, that wasn’t even the biggest highlight of the series. […]

collincarofano - Sep 29, 2022

The debate has been going on for over a month now. Who should win AL MVP? Would you pick the guy who is on the brink of history? The one who just tied the AL home run record, and has his eyes set on the Triple Crown? Or, do you take the guy who can […]

Home Run Leaders
Matt Graves - Sep 28, 2022

The home run leaders since 2017 are surprising at best. Each player’s home run is enough for people to witness one of the most thrilling moments in a baseball game. The all-time home run record in a season is 73, held by Barry Bonds in 2001. But before Bonds, there was a home run chase […]

Dane Dunning
Nate Miller - Sep 27, 2022

It is no secret that right-hander Dane Dunning has struggled this year for the Texas Rangers. The decision to have arthroscopic hip surgery in late September cut his season short. The 27-year old righty ends the 2022 season with a record of 4–8. He also finishes with an ERA of 4.46. Dunning came into this […]

Tyler Glasnow
Matt Graves - Sep 27, 2022

Tyler Glasnow is scheduled to rejoin the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday night against the Cleveland Guardians. The right-hander hasn’t pitched this season after having Tommy John surgery in August 2021. The Rays’ Opening Day starter in 2021 was 5-2 with a 2.66 ERA in 14 starts. Glasnow will be a key addition as Tampa […]

Rocco Baldelli
Jim Marshall - Sep 26, 2022

The Minnesota Twins will bring back Rocco Baldelli for next year. President of Baseball Operations Derek Falvey confirmed that Baldelli is set to return for his fifth season as the skipper. Falvey also mentioned that Baldelli would be staying on past the 2023 season. The announcement is not a popular move with the fans who are asking […]

Jim Marshall - Sep 26, 2022

The Milwaukee Brewers are fighting for their lives right now. After leading the NL Central for 95 days, the Brewers fell apart after the trade deadline. The unity of this team seemed to be affected after Milwaukee traded away closer Josh Hader. Plus, they went 12-15 in August. While they couldn’t find any continuity, now is the […]

Guardians clinch
Nate Miller - Sep 25, 2022

Guardians 10, Rangers 4   ARLINGTON, Texas, Sep 25 — The Cleveland Guardians dealt a three-game sweep to the Texas Rangers on Sunday afternoon, as they won the series finale by a final score of 10–4. With this win, they clinch the American League Central division. It is their first division title since the 2018 […]

Don Mattingly
Justin Merrlles - Sep 25, 2022

Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly will leave the organization at the end of the 2022 season. Mattingly became manager of the Marlins after the 2015 season. He leaves as the second longest-tenured manager in the National League after Craig Counsell of the Milwaukee Brewers. Mattingly’s contract is up at the end of the season, and […]

Trevor Williams
Joe Rini - Sep 25, 2022

The unheralded Trevor Williams has had a uniquely successful season for the 2022 New York Mets. Unlike Edwin Diaz, trumpets don’t announce his entrance from the bullpen. In contrast to Jacob deGrom and Max Scherzer’s highly anticipated starts, Williams’ nine intermittent spot starts quietly dot across the 2022 season. However, his ability to swing between […]

Rangers Guardians
Nate Miller - Sep 25, 2022

Guardians 4, Rangers 2   ARLINGTON, Texas, Sep 24 — The Texas Rangers dropped the middle game in their series against the Cleveland Guardians on Saturday evening by a final score of 4–2. It was a low scoring affair all evening at Globe Life Field. The only highlight that the crowd of 28,415 would see […]

Bubba Thompson
Nate Miller - Sep 24, 2022

Speed can be a powerful weapon to any major league roster. That is just one of the things that Bubba Thompson provides for the Texas Rangers. Since joining the big club in early August, the 24-year old outfielder has made quite an impression. He has quickly become a fan favorite at Globe Life Field, and […]

Astros Trade Acquisitions
Braden Herb - Sep 24, 2022

At the 2022 MLB trade deadline, the Houston Astros did not make any major blockbuster trades. However, they did make a few big moves to shore up the depth of their roster. The Astros acquired utility man Trey Mancini, catcher Christian Vazquez and left-handed reliever Will Smith in three separate deals. With under two weeks to […]

Luis Castillo
Matt Graves - Sep 24, 2022

Luis Castillo and the Seattle Mariners agreed on a five-year extension. According to Jeff Passan of ESPN, the deal is worth $108 million with a full no-trade clause for the 2023 to 2025 seasons. There’s a $1 million assignment bonus if the right-hander is moved following that. In addition, a sixth-year vesting option can take […]

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Scoreless Outing

Scoreless Outing Percentage and Goose Eggs, 2022 Presenting the full list of Scoreless Outing Percentage (ScOtg%), Goose Eggs (GE), and related statistics for 2022. Statistics run through the end of play on October 2. These statistics aim to further measure effectiveness of relief pitchers. Scoreless Outing Percentage, which first appeared in this piece, is based […]

A's Season
liebler - Sep 24, 2022

No one thought the Oakland Athletics would be good this year. But it didn’t surprise many that the A’s made plenty of  moves either. It began with the moves they made over the offseason when Oakland moved away core players, including Matt Olson and Matt Chapman. Since those trades, the A’s have a 56-99, the second worst baseball […]

Maury Wills
Lewis Masella - Sep 24, 2022

Los Angeles Dodgers legend Maury Wills died Monday at his home in Sedona, Arizona. He was roughly two weeks short of his 90th birthday. The seven-time All-Star spent most of his career in Los Angeles, though he also had brief stints with the Pittsburgh Pirates and Montreal Expos. Wills helped the Dodgers to three world […]

2022 MLB Rookie
Matt Graves - Sep 24, 2022

The 2022 MLB Rookie of the Year race is coming to a close. With two weeks left of the season, these rookie players have performed best as part of a strong first-year class. Both leagues feature a few up-and-comers who have the potential to be future stars of the game. Here’s a final look at […]

Dodgers Diamondbacks

Dodgers 6, Diamondbacks 0 PHOENIX, Sep 12 — Cody Bellinger went 2-for-4 with a double and two RBI, and Mookie Betts added a three-run homer to put the game away in the ninth, as the Los Angeles Dodgers blanked the Arizona Diamondbacks, 6–0, to clinch a playoff spot Monday night. (Editor’s Note: Initially, the Dodgers […]

Astros Rehab Assignment
Braden Herb - Sep 24, 2022

Over the past few weeks, the Houston Astros had a small wave of injuries. However, there has been good news on the injury front in recent days. Ryan Pressly came back from a neck strain on Friday and got the save. With the season winding down, the Astros could be receiving some reinforcements soon. Houston […]

MLB New Rules
Lewis Masella - Sep 24, 2022

MLB announced a series of new rules Friday that will take effect in 2023. A pitch clock will finally arrive to speed up the game. Also, shifts will be heavily restricted, keeping infielders on the dirt with two on each side. Finally, the bases will increase by three inches on each side with hopes of […]

Josh Jung
Nate Miller - Sep 24, 2022

The Texas Rangers announced on Wednesday that they will be calling up third baseman Josh Jung from Triple-A Round Rock. Jung is the Rangers’ top prospect, and fans have been clamoring for his promotion for the last several months. The news was first reported by Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News. The Rangers deemed […]