2022 American League Cy Young Race

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The 2022 American League Cy Young Debate The 2022 AL Cy Young race is coming down to two very different pitchers whose numbers are very similar. These two pitchers are 39-year-old Justin Verlander and 26-year-old Dylan Cease. Both are the aces for their respective teams, and have been the best pitchers in the AL all […] READ MORE


2022 American League Rookie of the Year Race at the Break

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Rookie of the Year Watch: 2022 American League at the Break We have reached the mid-point of the 2022 season and now the American League Rookie of the Year watch is on. There are clear favorites and contenders. Who are the candidates for the award at season’s end? The breakdown will be done in tiers […] READ MORE


American League Awards Check-In

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With nearly a third of the season complete, it is time to look at some of the major award races in the American League. Ranging from Most Valuable Player to Manager of the Year, each award race will be covered. There have been some surprises in the AL this season that could impact some of […] READ MORE


2020 American League Playoffs: Wild Card Round Predictions

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James Rowe’s Takes On American League Wild Card Round Toronto Blue Jays vs Tampa Bay Rays Tampa Bay Rays The Tampa Bay Rays were expected to make the playoffs, but with how unconventionally they have constructed their roster, they are leading the American League going into this expanded postseason. With the one seed locked up, […] READ MORE


American League Rookie of the Year Dark Horses

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With only a few games remaining in this current MLB season, awards talk will ramp up. One of the hottest races will be the AL Rookie of the Year. Several names have remained constant throughout the year. However, a few players are making a case as serious Rookie of the Year contenders. Here, we’ll take […] READ MORE


Last Word on Sports 2020 All-Star Selections: American League

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The season is roughly halfway over for most teams, so now is a good chance at what should have been the all-star teams from each of the respective leagues. Members of the Last Word on Sports baseball staff voted on what these hypothetical 2020 All-Star squads would look like. So here are the results for […] READ MORE



All-Time Great American League Pitchers

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Continuing with our All-Time Great American League Team, it’s time to include some pitchers in the rotation. So, here’s a list of the All-Time Greatest American League Pitchers. Criteria Eight total starting pitchers: Five starters and three starter reserves Five total relief pitchers including two reserves Played at least 70% of their games in the […] READ MORE


All-Time Great American League Team Hitters

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The American League in Major League Baseball has existed since 1901. With literally thousands of players and over a hundred Hall-of-Famers, choosing the best position players will be a tough task. So, here’s the list of the All-Time Great American League Hitters Criteria 16 position players: one starter for each spot and a reserve. A […] READ MORE


Potential Breakout Stars for the 2020 Season: American League

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American League Six Potential Breakout Players Every year before the season starts, there is plenty of optimism in the air for every team in the American and National Leagues. Teams are excited thinking about what lies ahead and the potential reward that lies at the end of the journey. Furthermore, teams are looking forward to […] READ MORE