MLB Rookie of the Year Watch: The Final Stretch

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The Rookie of the Year race is barely locked in. The top rookies in baseball have a few weeks left to finish the season on a solid note.  They’ve battled all season long as they make their final case to contend for the outstanding award. In the meantime, it will be the last time we […] READ MORE


MLB Rookies Tighten Up Rookie of the Year Race

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MLB rookies are entering the dog days of the season. With the trade deadline come, the Rookie of the Year race continues to build up steam. Some of the award races looked like they had true front runners a month ago. But, a lot has changed since the All-Star break, as this particular award race […] READ MORE


Pavin Smith, a Bright Spot for Arizona

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A bright spot and now a possible Rookie of the Year. That is what Pavin Smith has been for the Arizona Diamondbacks this season. With their 2021 season already a wash, he is finally showing the organization and the fans why they took him with the seventh overall pick in the 2017 draft. Pavin Smith […] READ MORE


National League Awards Check-In

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Almost every team is right around a third of the way through the 2021 season. It is a good time to look at the four major award races in the National League. In looking at the top three candidates for each award, it will be interesting to see if they can stay in the race […] READ MORE


MLB Rookies Contending for Rookie of the Year

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MLB rookies this year are unique. The 2021 class features two surprising but older rookies who are both 28-years old. A few top outfield prospects from Randy Arozarena and Dylan Carlson continue to their mark in their respective leagues too. Expect this list to change throughout the season as Ke’Bryan Kayes returns from the IL […] READ MORE


Williams, Lewis Take Rookie of the Year Honors

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NL Rookie of the Year For just the 11th time in league history, the National League Rookie of the Year belongs to a relief pitcher. That happened as Milwaukee Brewers‘ Devin Williams earned the honor, besting Alec Bohm of the Philadephia Phillies and Jake Cronenworth of the San Diego Padres. Williams officially became just the […] READ MORE


Jayce Tingler Turned the San Diego Padres into Winners

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A.J. Preller, the San Diego Padres general manager, took a chance on Jayce Tingler to lead his ball club, and boy did it pay off. The 38-year old rookie manager was named a finalist for the National League (NL) Manager of the Year Award by the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) on Monday, Nov. […] READ MORE


LWOB 2020 MLB Awards Predictions

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The 2020 MLB season is officially underway as the New York Yankees took down the Washington Nationals 4-1 in a rain-shortened affair, and the Mookie Betts led Los Angeles Dodgers ran away from the San Francisco Giants 8-1. It will be interesting to see the Dodgers and Nationals throughout the season, as they both received […] READ MORE