Marcus Stroman Opts Out Of 2020 Season

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New York Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman has opted out of the 2020 MLB season. The 29-year old has been working his way back from a pre-season calf injury and was yet to throw a pitch in 2020. According to Jeff Passan, Stroman has collected enough MLB service time to reach free agency this winter. This […] READ MORE


Virus Outbreak Leaves Many Questions Ahead For Cardinals

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The 2020 MLB season is not even two weeks old. However, commissioner Rob Manfred is already facing a virus outbreak in two separate clubs: the Miami Marlins and the St. Louis Cardinals. Whether the blame rests on protocol-breaking players, naïve league administrators, or the country as a whole, the fact of the matter is that […] READ MORE


Philadelphia Phillies Return after “Bye Week”

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Philadelphia Phillies Return to Play The Philadelphia Phillies Opening Week took an unexpected turn after the Miami Marlins outbreak of the virus resulted in 19 players testing positive. The Phillies dropped two of three at home to start the year against the Marlins putting their season on pause due to health safety concerns. They had an […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Rays Reinstate Austin Meadows from IL

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Austin Meadows Returns from Injured List The Tampa Bay Rays have reinstated All-Star outfielder Austin Meadows from the injury/illness list. Meadows missed most of summer camp as well as the first 10 games of the season due to a positive COVID test. On July 25th he was cleared to resume baseball activities. The Rays announced […] READ MORE


Field of Dreams Game Cancelled

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According to Ken Rosenthal of the Athletic, the Field of Dreams Game has been officially cancelled. Cardinals-White Sox game at Field of Dreams next Thursday in Dyersville, Iowa cancelled, sources tell The Athletic. Reasoning not believed to be tied to additional positive tests on Cardinals. More a logistical problem. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) August 3, […] READ MORE



Two Reds Test Negative for COVID-19

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It has been a rough week for the Cincinnati Reds. After winning their Opening Day matchup against Detroit, they’ve lost four in a row. Mike Moustakas got put on the IL after Saturday. Just before first pitch Sunday, Nick Senzel was scratched from the lineup. Nothing had been said as to why, but we know […] READ MORE


Miami Marlins Season in Limbo Following COVID-19 Concerns

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Just when baseball was bringing a bit of normalcy back into our lives, COVID-19 strikes again. This time it has impacted the Miami Marlins. Following their season-opening series against the Philadelphia Phillies, rising coronavirus cases within the team have grounded the Fish in the City of Brotherly Love. The virus first reared its ugly head […] READ MORE



The Arizona Diamondbacks Can Contend in 2020 If…

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Will the Arizona Diamondbacks contend in 2020? Let’s begin by saying this will be a challenging abbreviated season if they get the season completed. It could also be a lot of fun. We know Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo is an “Out of the Box Thinking” manager. He is already planning how his players will […] READ MORE