Alex Bregman Is Heating Up in a Big Way

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If you turn the clock back to 2018 and 2019, Alex Bregman was one of the top ten players in the majors. After those seasons, the Houston Astros third-baseman finished fifth and second in AL MVP voting. In 2020, 2021, and the beginning of this season, Bregman was not the same guy. While he was […] READ MORE


AL MVP Race

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The AL MVP race is way tighter than the NL MVP race — Paul Goldschmidt is cruising. Among NL players, Goldschmidt ranks first in AVG, OBP, SLG, and OPS. With Bryce Harper being out for some time, the NL MVP looks like it belongs to Goldy, for now. So let’s check in on the AL […] READ MORE


Shotime is Ready for Opening Day

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On Thursday, March 31st, Shohei Ohtani made his second and final spring-training start in Tempe, Arizona. He went 3 ⅓ with four strikeouts, three walks, two hits, and two earned runs. Ohtani went 1-for-3 with a single and an RBI in the batter’s box. Shotime says he was “glad” to reach his pitch count of […] READ MORE


Triple Crown of Pitching: Kershaw and Verlander Make History in 2011

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Winning the Triple Crown of Pitching is an incredible accomplishment. Many pitchers have stood out among the rest of their peers to lead their league in statistical categories. However, nothing was more impressive than the two pitchers who won it in 2011; Clayton Kershaw and Justin Verlander. Kershaw and Verlander throw with different hands have spent […] 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


Looking at Five Dark Horse AL MVP Candidates in the AL East

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The American League East is stacked with talented players and teams, and some are more well known than others. The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox receive much of the attention. The Tampa Bay Rays and Toronto Blue Jays have performed better in recent years, but appear to be heading in two different directions. […] READ MORE


BBWAA Announces MVP Finalists

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Most Valuable Player Award Finalists In standard tradition, the Baseball Writers Association of America announced the finalists for each of the four major awards on Monday. These awards recognize some of the games best in both the American and National League. This article will focus on the three MVP Award finalists in the NL and […] READ MORE


Jose Ramirez Quietly Making a Case for AL MVP

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Indians Third Baseman Jose Ramirez Continues to Heat Up The American League Most Valuable Player Award discussion is fluid. There are the obvious favorites for the award such as D.J. LeMahieu of the New York Yankees, Nelson Cruz of the Minnesota Twins, and Mike Trout of the Los Angeles Angels. However, there is one player […] READ MORE


Luke Voit is Building an AL MVP Case

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In recent weeks, New York Yankees first baseman Luke Voit has placed himself in MVP discussions. Not only is Voit currently playing lights out, he is arguably one of the best players in MLB. Here, is an inside look at the numbers and make a case for Luke Voit for MVP Acquisition On July 28th […] READ MORE