Chicago White Sox

What’s In A Count
Benjamin Sabin - May 20, 2021

With all of this talk about swinging away on a 3-0 count, it seems like a good idea to go over the twelve different possible counts in baseball so as to avoid upsetting Tony La Russa. While La Russa is not the only one who is upset about Yermin Mercedes hitting a home run on […]

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Colorado Rockies 2021 MLB Draft Grade
Doug Winkey - Jul 14, 2021

Giving a Colorado Rockies draft grade is always an interesting thing for a few different reasons. The most important is that whatever a player’s general projection might be, it immediately requires some mental judgment due to the organization’s various ballparks. Playing in Albuquerque and Denver is much different compared to many cities. However, that should […]

Rangers Draft Leiter With No. 2 Pick
Nate Miller - Jul 12, 2021

It is a very special time of year. We are in the middle of the 2021 Major League Baseball Draft. It is a time of hope. It is a chance for everyone to get a glimpse of the future for their respective ball clubs. Right now, all 30 major league front offices resemble ducks on […]

Dodgers Diamondbacks
Diamondbacks Blow Another Late-Inning Lead, Bow to Dodgers

Dodgers 7, Diamondbacks 4 LOS ANGELES, July 11 — Max Muncy slammed a three-run walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth to complete a six-run rally and give the Los Angeles Dodgers a 7–4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday afternoon. Diamondbacks reliever Noe Ramirez surrendered three runs in the bottom of the […]

Josh Hartle
Josh Hartle 2021 MLB Draft Profile

Josh Hartle arguably is the best left-handed prep pitcher in the 2021 class. The Regan High School senior committed to Wake Forest University as a freshman. He helped this team reach the semi-finals of the NCHSAA 4A State Playoffs. With Hartle, he’s got good control of his arsenal. Bring a talented southpaw pitcher is a […]

Wes Kath
Wes Kath 2021 MLB Draft Profile

Wes Kath Draft Profile The 2021 Major League Baseball draft, scheduled for Sunday, July 11, has more talented high school shortstops than usual. One is the 2020-21 Gatorade Arizona Baseball Player of the Year, Wes Kath from Desert Mountain High School in Scottsdale. Several Gatorade High School Players of the Year have gone on to […]

Christian Franklin
Christian Franklin 2021 MLB Draft Profile

Christian Franklin is the 52nd ranked prospect, according to, and he does a lot of good on the diamond. He is a power over hit player, who fields well, runs well, and throws well. While his ranking suggests he is a late-second round pick, his upside is good enough that he can sneak into […]

Andrew Painter
Andrew Painter 2021 MLB Draft Profile

Andrew Painter is one of the most fascinating prep arms in the 2021 MLB Draft. The Pompano Beach native is entering the MLB Draft as a projected first-round pick following four years at the Calvary Christian Academy. Painter has committed to Florida, but it is unlikely that he will fulfill this commitment due to his […]

Dodgers Diamondbacks
Dodgers Hand Diamondbacks Their Worst Loss in Franchise History

Dodgers 22, Diamondbacks 1 LOS ANGELES, July 10 — Right fielder Mookie Betts went 2-for-3 with a grand slam and four runs scored, while every Dodgers starter — including the pitcher — had at least one hit as the Los Angeles Dodgers smoked the Arizona Diamondbacks, 22–1, Saturday night. This gave the Diamondbacks their most […]