Defending Champions and Cold Starts

|

The life of defending champions, in any sport, is never easy. This is especially true at the beginning of the next season. Either one begins said campaign hotter than the surface of the sun or colder than the Arctic Ocean. There are very few middling or even mediocre starts to seasons right after winning major […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Lose Middle Game to A’s

|

Athletics 8, Rangers 3 ARLINGTON, Texas, August 14 – On a night that saw 13,904 in attendance at Globe Life Field, the Texas Rangers were making history. The large crowd was there to witness something great. Retired third baseman Adrian Beltre and longtime Rangers’ PA Announcer Chuck Morgan were inducted into the team’s hall of […] READ MORE


Previewing the 2021 Oakland Athletics

|

The Oakland Athletics find themselves in a familiar situation as the 2021 season begins. Coming off their first division title since 2013, Oakland will once again be in the mix in a competitive AL West. The lack of offseason improvement, however, diminishes the likelihood that Bob Melvin’s squad will advance past the divisional round for […] READ MORE



San Diego Padres Acquire Mitch Moreland for Two Prospects

|

Padres Acquire Moreland from Red Sox The San Diego Padres acquired first baseman Mitch Moreland from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for a pair of prospects. The Padres sent 21-year old third baseman Hudson Potts and 20-year old outfielder Jeisson Rosario to Boston. The deal to send Moreland out west has been in the […] READ MORE


Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Pickups: Week Five

|

Shockingly, the fantasy baseball season is almost halfway through. Many playoff pictures are being solidified in this chaotic, short season. Finally, Zach Davies is owned in the majority of leagues after another outstanding start on Saturday. Officially, he has graduated from being eligible in this waiver wire series. If you picked up Davies two weeks […] READ MORE


This Week In Home Runs: Week of August 3rd Tatis Arrives

|

With COVID-19 still wreaking havoc on some teams, the majority of the league is starting to settle in. Injuries are starting to pile up league-wide, specifically to pitchers. The expanded playoff system would feature some teams who were not expected to do much before this season started. The Miami Marlins are in first place with […] READ MORE


Red Sox Take Series 2-1 Over Blue Jays Behind Six Home Runs

|

Red Sox Win Series 2-1 Over Blue Jays The Boston Red Sox finally won their first series of the condensed 2020 season. The team took two of three at Fenway Park against the Toronto Blue Jays. The Red Sox saw some major improvements from the pitching staff and an increase in power from their lineup, […] READ MORE


Boston Red Sox Bullpen Falters Late to the Toronto Blue Jays

|

Blue Jays 8, Red Sox 6 BOSTON, MA — The offense came as advertised early for the Boston Red Sox in their first exhibition of the remastered 2020 schedule; however their bullpen did as well. Boston previewed their offensive potential while the Toronto Blue Jays capitalized on the mistakes of the Red Sox bullpen to […] READ MORE


Mitch Moreland Re-signs with the Boston Red Sox

|

Mitch Moreland Heads Back to Boston Today, the Boston Red Sox came to terms with a familiar face in first baseman, Mitch Moreland. The news was first reported by Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic on Twitter and was later confirmed directly through the Boston Red Sox Twitter account. 🗣 BACK FOR MORE(LAND)! pic.twitter.com/5EnSA8UVIe — Red […] READ MORE