Detroit Tigers are Believing in Themselves

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Since May 7, the Detroit Tigers are 51 and 42—and are believing in themselves. Their young starters, the bullpen, the hitting, and even their defense and stolen bases have improved. All of this is showing signs of a brighter future for this club. Changes Not Overwhelming The changes the Tigers have made since April have […] READ MORE


Blue Jays Acquire Berrios for Prospect Haul

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The Toronto Blue Jays have announced that they have finalized a deal to acquire Jose Berrios from the Minnesota Twins. The Twins will receive Simeon Woods Richardson and Austin Martin in exchange for the right-handed starter. Both prospects are currently playing in double-A. The move comes as the Blue Jays return to play the Kansas […] READ MORE


Dodgers Acquire Danny Duffy From Royals

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The Los Angeles Dodgers have agreed to trade for Danny Duffy in exchange for a player to be named later and cash. The former starter of the Kansas City Royals is currently on the injured list due to a flexor strain in his left forearm. The southpaw pitcher seems to have regained his old form […] READ MORE


Tigers Matt Manning Makes His Debut

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Detroit Tigers pitcher Matt Manning made his MLB debut on June 17. The right-hander pitched five innings, allowing two runs and striking out three. While he took the loss, he gives the Tiger fans hope that he, along with the other young Tiger pitchers, can compete sooner rather than later. Arrival to the Tigers Manning’s […] READ MORE


What Is Wrong With the Minnesota Twins

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What is wrong with the Minnesota Twins? After most baseball authorities picked them to make the playoffs, and make a possible World Series appearance, they have stumbled into last place. The Twins started off the 2021 season in a way that none could have seen coming. Their rotation started strong, then just collapsed. Their bullpen […] 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


What’s In A Count

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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 […] READ MORE


Detroit Tigers New Fan Favorite: Akil Baddoo

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The Detroit Tigers fans have a new favorite in Akil Baddoo after he started his MLB career in grand style. Baddoo gives the fans a reason to be positive for the future. Remarkable Start Baddoo’s remarkable start certainly caught everyone by surprise. In his opening at-bat on April 4, he homered against the Cleveland Indians. […] READ MORE


Yasmani Grandal: The “White Sox Walker”

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A certain statistic came out the other day that caught the eyes of many. Yasmani Grandal, the catcher for the Chicago White Sox, and his stat line for 2021. As of May 11th, Grandal is batting .113/.378/.242.  According to MLB.com, Grandal actually joined Babe Ruth in becoming the first two players in American League history […] READ MORE


Jose Berríos Welcomes Changes

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Jose Berríos welcomes his changes, and coming out of Spring Training 2021, the Minnesota Twins are enthusiastic about him and his new approach to pitching. They believe the fine-tuning he made will have a positive influence on his command and velocity. Hard to Figure Out Berríos is a difficult pitcher to figure out! In his […] READ MORE