Eric Hosmer Traded to the Red Sox

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Eric Hosmer was headed to Washington. Instead. He will be going to Boston. Hosmer used his no-trade clause to reject a move to the Washington Nationals as part of the deal with Juan Soto and Josh Bell headed to San Diego. As Hosmer goes to the Boston Red Sox, Luke Voit will be a part […] READ MORE


Yankees-Red Sox Series Recap 4/8-4/10

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The 2022 season got off to a fairly auspicious start for the New York Yankees. Facing their arch-rival, the Boston Red Sox, who knocked out the Bombers in last year’s AL Wild Card Game, New York took two out of three games this weekend. Although they couldn’t complete the sweep Sunday by virtue of stranding […] READ MORE


The Career of Jake Diekman

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The Boston Red Sox bullpen received a boost in the form of left-hander Jake Diekman. The Red Sox signed Diekman to a two-year, $7 million deal. The 35-year-old veteran is coming off the 2021 season with the Oakland Athletics where he put up a 106 ERA+ and 1.335 WHIP in a little over 60 innings […] READ MORE


Oakland Athletics Clinch Postseason

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The Oakland Athletics have become the third American League and fourth overall team to clinch their spot in the 2020 MLB Postseason. This comes as a result of a 6-0 win for Oakland over the San Fransisco Giants and a 6-1 win for the San Diego Padres over the Seattle Mariners. The A’s are joining the […] READ MORE


Kansas City Royals Acquire Two Prospects for Jake Diekman

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Royals Acquire Two Prospects for Jake Diekman The Kansas City Royals acquired two prospects from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for pitcher Jake Diekman. The newest Royals are outfielder Dairon Blanco and pitcher Ismael Aquino. In a corresponding move, pitcher Kyle Zimmer has been recalled from Triple-A Omaha. The Royals are in sell mode, and the expectations are that […] READ MORE


Oakland Athletics Acquire Jake Diekman from Kansas City Royals

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The Oakland Athletics have acquired relief pitcher Jake Diekman from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for outfielder Dairon Blanco and pitcher Ismael Aquino. The 32-year-old lefty is in his eighth season. In 351.2 career innings pitched, Diekman has a 14-21 record and a 3.87 ERA, as well as 446 strikeouts. Left-handed reliever Jake Diekman has been […] READ MORE


Lefty Jake Diekman Agrees to Deal with Royals

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On Wednesday night, the Kansas City Royals announces that they’ve agreed to a one year deal with lefty Jake Diekman. The deal also includes a mutual option for the 2020 season. Next season, Diekman will earn a $2.25MM base salary, there’s also a $500K buyout on the option, which makes the deal a guaranteed $2.75M for […] READ MORE


Cole Hamels Traded To the Chicago Cubs

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Cole Hamels, who is in his 13th season, was traded to the Chicago Cubs for right-hander Eddie Butler, minor league pitcher Rollie Lacy and a player to be named later. The trade comes well before the non-waiver deadline on July 31st. Chicago Cubs Acquire Cole Hamels Hamels’ Career Cole Hamels pitched for the Philadelphia Phillies into […] READ MORE