Hazards of the Job: Umpire Injury to Jerry Layne, Step by Step, as Told by Those Who Witnessed It

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Hazards of the Job: Umpire Injury to Jerry Layne as Told by Those Who Witnessed It It was the bottom of the sixth inning at Coors Field in Denver on July 2. The Colorado Rockies led the Arizona Diamondbacks, 7–5. Diamondbacks right-hander J.B. Wendelken settled in to pitch to Rockies center fielder Randal Grichuk. On […] READ MORE



Braves Trade Deadline: Weaknesses to Improve On

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The Braves trade deadline this year shows they won’t need much outfield help. They will need assistance to get over the hump as April and May were months when the Atlanta Braves were stuck in their own mire. An inept offense and rotation problems were the main issue. It was a team bent on hitting […] READ MORE


Diamondbacks Bow Late to Rockies

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Rockies 4, Diamondbacks 3 PHOENIX, July 7 — Twice the Arizona Diamondbacks fell behind to the Colorado Rockies before tying the game again. However, the third time was the charm for the Rockies, as they hung on to defeat the Diamondbacks, 4–3, in front of a snoozing Thursday night crowd of 11,727 at Chase Field. […] READ MORE


2022 Colorado Rockies Season Preview

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2022 Colorado Rockies Preview With Spring Training coming to an end and the regular season set to begin, rosters are being set for Opening Day. Most teams believe their roster will lead to success in 2022. With the Colorado Rockies being in such a loaded NL West, expectations are not particularly high. However, after a […] READ MORE


Cardinals Outfield Is Healthy and Productive

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The St. Louis Cardinals are enduring a trying season. They are 51-51 with 60 games left to play. Injuries to the rotation have tested the team’s depth. The offense has been inconsistent. The bullpen has faltered, largely due to absorbing too many innings. Their playoff chances are low as they trail the Milwaukee Brewers by […] READ MORE


Jud Fabian 2021 MLB Draft Profile

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Coming into the 2021 baseball season, Jud Fabian had a chance to be the first-position player selected in the 2021 MLB Draft. Playing for the University of Florida, who ranked first in the nation prior to the start of the season, Fabian and his squad got off to a slow start. Fabian, listed at 6’2″, […] READ MORE


Toronto Blue Jays 2020 Season In Review

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Toronto Blue Jays 2020 Review The Toronto Blue Jays were one of the more pleasant surprises around baseball this year. Toronto finished the regular season with a 32-28 record which put them third in the American League East. Additionally, the team clinched the eighth seed in the AL playoff race. At the beginning of the […] READ MORE


Predicting the 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Outfield

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Predicting the 2020 Toronto Blue Jays Outfield With the 2020 season fast approaching, it may be worth discussing the Toronto Blue Jays and their outfield core. While the Blue Jays have made significant off-season moves to improve the franchise, their outfield needs addressing. While it’s unlikely that they sign another outfielder, there could be internal […] READ MORE


The Future: Something Blue Jays Fans Can Be Thankful For

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The Future: Something Blue Jays Fans Can Be Thankful For This Thanksgiving, while Canadians are around the table and saying what they are thankful for, Toronto Blue Jays fans can be thankful for their future. As the rebuild continues in Toronto, the Blue Jays seem to be ahead of schedule in their rebuilding plans. As […] READ MORE