Examining the Houston Astros Early Struggles

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It’s still very early in the 2021 MLB season, but the Houston Astros are struggling. After a hot start out of the gate, the Astros have found very little success of late. Conclusions about a team should not be drawn after just three weeks of a six-month season. However, Houston looks lost, losing nine of […] READ MORE


Houston Astros News and Notes

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The Houston Astros are off to a good start in 2021. They are entering an important stretch where they play the Detroit Tigers, Seattle Mariners, and Colorado Rockies. While these are all competitive teams, they are very beatable. Beating these teams will go a long way to returning to the top of the AL West. […] READ MORE


Houston Astros Forrest Whitley May Undergo Tommy John

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It has been recommended that Houston Astros pitcher Forrest Whitley should undergo Tommy John surgery. The player will seek a second opinion at this time. This news comes on the heels of the team signing Jake Odorizzi to a contract as additional rotation depth. Mark Berman of KRIV Fox 26 reported the news early Sunday […] READ MORE


Jake Odorizzi Agrees To Contract With Houston Astros

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Jake Odorizzi found a new home Saturday, agreeing to two-year deal with a player option with the Houston Astros. This agreement comes days after Framber Valdez fractured a finger, sidelining him indefinitely. Odorizzi was one of the more dependable starting pitchers on the free-agent market, and he adds to the Astros’ starting pitching depth in […] READ MORE


Five Best Fits for Jake Odorizzi

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It is quite shocking that Jake Odorizzi is still out on the market. He came into this past offseason as one of the best free agent starters. While not quite as talented as Trevor Bauer or James Paxton, Odorizzi would bring great stability to any team he signs with. He brings more certainty than many […] READ MORE


Blue Jays Starting Pitching Options To Fill Out The Rotation

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The Toronto Blue Jays are in need of starting pitching depth. The front office has taken care of the offense and defense with a proven star and infield depth. They bolstered their bullpen with closer Kirby Yates and swingman Tyler Chatwood. The Blue Jays are open to the need for another starter to slot in […] READ MORE


Boston Red Sox Wishlist this Holiday Season

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The Boston Red Sox debuted one of the worst pitching staffs in the Major Leagues in 2020. The lack of depth may be too big of a hurdle to overcome in just one offseason but pitching of any kind will certainly be at the top of Chaim Bloom’s wishlist this winter. Outside of starting and […] READ MORE


Potential Landing Spots For Jake Odorizzi

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There aren’t many game-changing starters on the free agent market. Trevor Bauer may be the only top-notch starter available. However, there are a lot of guys like Jake Odorizzi: solid starters who will give a team some quality innings. Odorizzi is 62-56 in his career with a 3.92 ERA in 1042 innings. His 2019 season […] READ MORE


Minnesota Twins 2020 Season Recap

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The Minnesota Twins season recently ended and it’s a good time to recap and see what happened. It was another fine season in the Twin Cities but the playoffs ended in disappointment once more. 2020 featured Minnesota’s 18th straight postseason loss which is a new record. However, there were plenty of highlights along with a […] READ MORE