Previewing 2021 AL Cy Young Contenders

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As one writer previewed last week in the NL, it is time to look at the possible AL Cy Young contenders. Unlike the National League, there is no clear-cut favorite. Gerrit Cole is arguably the best pitcher in the AL, yet Shane Bieber and Lucas Giolito are also seen as frontrunners for the award. All […] READ MORE






Several Teams Stand Pat on Trade Deadline Day

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Trade Deadline in Review The 2020 Trade Deadline has come and gone. It brought a major splash with the San Diego Padres acquisition of Mike Clevinger to kick things off. Clevinger ended up being the most notable name to move before the final bell rang. Several other deals were made before time ran out. Other […] READ MORE


Lucas Giolito Throws No-Hitter Against Pittsburgh Pirates

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Chicago White Sox starting pitcher, Lucas Giolito, has thrown a no-hitter against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Tuesday night in Chicago as the White Sox defeated the Pirates 4-0.  Erik Gonzalez lined out to right field to cap off an unbelievable performance by Giolito, who struck out 13 on the night, but finished with just 101 pitches. […] READ MORE


Shane Bieber Continues to Dazzle on the Mound

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“Not Justin” Continues Showing Baseball Who He Really Is Cleveland Indians starting pitcher Shane Bieber dazzled once again Tuesday against the Cincinnati Reds. The 25-year old right-hander went 7 2/3 innings while allowing two runs, two home runs, and two walks on five hits. In addition, Bieber recorded eight strikeouts and threw a total of […] READ MORE


Gavin Williams 2020 MLB Draft Profile

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East Carolina University’s Gavin Williams could be the first American Athletic Conference player drafted this year. The school has produced several big leaguers in its history with the most recent being, Jeff Hoffman. Hoffman was drafted in the first round of the 2014 Draft. Williams won’t go that high but he is a good bet […] READ MORE


Pete Crow-Armstrong 2020 MLB Draft Profile

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Pete Crow-Armstrong emerges from Harvard West-Lake high school – a school that graduated Jack Flaherty, Max Fried, and Lucas Giolito. Crow-Armstrong plays outfield, and he is six-feet, one inch tall, and he weighs 180 pounds. His parents, Peter and Ashley, are Hollywood actors. Peter met Ashley during his time making the movie Heroes. Ashley played […] READ MORE