An Awards Sweep Possible For Padres

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No team in Major League Baseball has ever completed an awards sweep, winning the Cy Young Award, Most Valuable Player (MVP), and Rookie of the Year (ROTY) all in the same season.  History shows that many teams have come close to making an awards sweep. Most recently, Justin Verlander (Cy Young Award) and Yordan Alvarez […] READ MORE


San Diego Cruisin’

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The baseball world knew the NL West was going to be a chaotic frenzy in 2022. Especially after the epic seasons both the San Francisco Giants and Los Angles Dodgers had last year, and an expectation that the Padres would be better this year. Those expectations have been exceeded through the first couple months of […] READ MORE


Yordan Alvarez Agrees to Six-Year Extension

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Yordan Alvarez, one of the core members of the Houston Astros, has been locked up for the foreseeable future. Sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan that Alvarez and the Astros have agreed to a six-year extension worth $115 million. The deal officially begins next year. The extension covers the final three years of Alvarez’ current deal, […] READ MORE


Potential Landing Spots for Freddie Freeman

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Headed into the offseason, many believed that Freddie Freeman would be at the top of the list of players who would quickly re-sign with their respective team. Freeman has spent over a decade in the Atlanta Braves organization. He was the one player who remained through their rebuild. Freeman stuck with the team through so many […] READ MORE


The 2021 MVP Finalists Truly Were the Most Valuable. Here’s Objective Proof.

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Why the 2021 MVP Finalists Truly Were the Most Valuable MLB Network announced the awards finalists — the top three vote-getters in each league’s award category — Monday night. Each announcement provoked passionate discussion. The Most Valuable Player (MVP) finalists, heavily discussed every year, provoked unusually intense discussion. Most surprising (to some) is that none […] READ MORE


Bob Melvin Hired as Padres Manager

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The San Diego Padres needed a shakeup after a disappointing end to their season. On Thursday, they seemingly got it. The Padres have reportedly hired Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin as their new skipper, giving him a three-year contract. News of the hiring was first reported by Padres writer AJ Cassavell of MLB.com, and ESPN […] READ MORE


Diamondbacks Shoot Themselves in the Foot, Bow to Padres

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Padres 7, Diamondbacks 5 PHOENIX, Aug. 30 — Sloppy defense reigned in the first two innings, helping the San Diego Padres take a 4–0 lead that they never relinquished en route to a 7–5 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Monday night. The miscues came largely in the first two innings. In the first, center fielder […] READ MORE


Tatis Shines in Return as Padres Drub Diamondbacks

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Padres 8, Diamondbacks 2 PHOENIX, Aug. 15 — Fernando Tatis, Jr. shone in his first day back from the injured list, leading the San Diego Padres to an 8–2 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Sunday afternoon. The favorite for National League MVP went 4-for-5 with a double, two home runs, four RBI, and three runs […] READ MORE


2021 New York Mets Week 10 In Review 6/7-6/13

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2021 New York Mets Week 10 In Review 6/7-6/13 Tuesday Hoping to bounce back from his previous performance, David Peterson started off the week for the 2021 New York Mets against Bruce Zimmermann and the Baltimore Orioles. Once again, Peterson got the early lead off of a Pete Alonso two-run home run in the top of the […] READ MORE


The Surprising Giants Hot Start Analysis

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Ok, raise your hand if you expected the San Francisco Giants to be in first place in the NL West at the conclusion of the first month of the season. As long as everyone remains unbiased, not many hands should be flying up to the sky. However, for the first time since 2014, The underdog […] READ MORE