Todd Helton Should Be in the Baseball Hall of Fame

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On Tuesday, MLB announced the results of the voting for the 2023 National Baseball Hall of Fame class and one player was notably snubbed from induction as the only member inducted was Scott Rolen. 11 votes was the difference between Todd Helton being inducted into Cooperstown, leaving him on the ballot for at least one […] READ MORE


Kris Bryant’s 2023 Season: A Bounce Back on the Horizon

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Kris Bryant signing with the Colorado Rockies was a head-scratcher to some. But the 2022 MLB season for the  Rockies was a wash as there was little to cheer about in the year for the team. Their biggest disappointment was the biggest addition from the previous free agency, the 2016 World Series champion. In his […] READ MORE


Diamondbacks Sign Evan Longoria

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The Arizona Diamondbacks made a surprise splash in the free agent market on Friday, reportedly signing veteran third baseman Evan Longoria to a one-year deal. Jon Heyman of MLB.com first broke the news of the acquisition. Signing Longoria gives the D-Backs a much-needed veteran presence to go with their young, talented group. Evan Longoria to […] READ MORE


Padres Win Xander Bogaerts Sweepstakes

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As Jeff Passan of ESPN reported, shortstop Xander Bogaerts has signed a massive contract with the San Diego Padres. The Padres land themselves an infielder just days after losing out on the Trea Turner sweepstakes. Shortstop Xander Bogaerts and the San Diego Padres are in agreement on an 11-year, $280 million contract, a source familiar […] READ MORE


Diamondbacks Trade for Kyle Lewis, Send Cooper Hummel to Mariners

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Diamondbacks Get Kyle Lewis in Trade with Mariners A day after designating their only two right-handed-hitting outfielders for assignment, the Arizona Diamondbacks traded for one, picking up Kyle Lewis from the Seattle Mariners in exchange for outfielder/catcher Cooper Hummel. Lewis, the 2020 American League Rookie of the Year, was someone Diamondbacks general manager Mike Hazen […] READ MORE


Justin Turner Named Recipient of Roberto Clemente Award

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Justin Turner of the Los Angeles Dodgers is the winner of the Roberto Clemente Award. The honor goes to a player who “best demonstrates extraordinary character and community involvement along with philanthropy and positive contributions on and off the field.” Each winner is determined by the Commissioner, Clemente’s children, former players and journalists. Furthermore, fans […] READ MORE


CJ Abrams Has Potential to Be the Nationals Shortstop

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CJ Abrams looks ready to be the next shortstop of the Washington Nationals. The position had a considerable void there since the Nationals traded away Trea Turner a year ago. Although, the potential in Abrams is what the fans witnessed as a small sample size. Washington looks like they have a shortstop for the long term […] READ MORE


Scoreless Outing Percentage and Goose Eggs, 2022 (Dynamically Updated)

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Scoreless Outing Percentage and Goose Eggs, 2022 Presenting the full list of Scoreless Outing Percentage (ScOtg%), Goose Eggs (GE), and related statistics for 2022. Statistics run through the end of play on October 3. These statistics aim to further measure effectiveness of relief pitchers. Scoreless Outing Percentage, which first appeared in this piece, is based […] READ MORE


The Padres’ Next First Baseman

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Looking ahead to Opening Day 2023, the San Diego Padres currently do not have an everyday first baseman on their roster. At the moment, the team’s everyday first baseman is Josh Bell, who will be a free agent at season’s end. Looking at the roster as is, Austin Nola looks to be the only option, […] READ MORE


Maury Wills, Dodger Legend, Dead at 89

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Los Angeles Dodgers legend Maury Wills died Monday at his home in Sedona, Arizona. He was roughly two weeks short of his 90th birthday. The seven-time All-Star spent most of his career in Los Angeles, though he also had brief stints with the Pittsburgh Pirates and Montreal Expos. Wills helped the Dodgers to three world […] READ MORE