2022 Oakland Athletics Season Preview

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The 2022 Oakland Athletics season preview comes down to one word, REBUILD! The A’s have either traded away their core players or allowed them to leave via free agency. They will use their farm system to retool and try to field a competitive team in 2022. Athletics Season Preview 2021 Review The A’s lost their […] READ MORE


2022 Baltimore Orioles Season Preview

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The preview of the 2022 Baltimore Orioles is intriguing. They are looking for the first winning season since 2016. Heading into the season, the Orioles have said they are committed to winning and that they will return to their winning ways under the current front office. 2021 Season The 2021 season had the Orioles tied […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Staff Has Questions to Be Answered

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Questions remain for the Pittsburgh Pirates pitching staff to begin the shortened 2022 Spring Training. With MLB and the MLBPA agreeing to a new CBA, the MLB lockout ended after an obnoxiously long 99 days. With this news, the Pirates are scrambling to get players in game shape mentally and physically. Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Thoughts  […] READ MORE


Spencer Turnbull is Ready to Return to Tigers

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Detroit Tigers pitcher Spencer Turnbull is ready to return and he is close to being back from his COVID-19 absence to start the 2021 season. It comes a time when the starting staff just suffered an injury— Julio Teheran was added to the IL with a shoulder strain. As of this posting, he will miss […] READ MORE


Three Starting Pitchers Making a Comeback in 2021

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Three Starting Pitchers Making a Comeback in 2021 Having a solid pitching rotation is as important in real life as it is in Fantasy Baseball. Many leagues (mostly point-based leagues) are dominated by starting pitchers. Unlike hitters, it’s relatively easy to draft pitchers. This is because it is rare that a great pitcher has a […] READ MORE


New York Yankees 2021 Starting Rotation Options

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As of right now, the New York Yankees sit atop the AL East with a 10-6 record. They currently have a two game lead over the Tampa Bay Rays and the surprising Baltimore Orioles. Aaron Judge is continuing his home run tear and cementing his early-MVP candidacy. Also, Gio Urshela and Mike Tauchman are proving […] READ MORE


Tampa Bay Rays First Quarter Report Card

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After taking three out of four from the New York Yankees, The Tampa Bay Rays season is a quarter over. The Rays sit with a .500 record of 8-8 and now head into possibly the toughest stretch of their season. How do the Rays grade out in the major components of a baseball team? What […] READ MORE


Slow Start Might Not Hurt the Arizona Diamondbacks

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Slow Start Might Not Hurt the Arizona Diamondbacks The Arizona Diamondbacks are off to a slow start, and that could hurt their playoff chances. After ten games they have a 3-7 record in this 60-game abbreviated season. The rotation has struggled to pitch deep into games. They are giving up too many walks. The bullpen […] READ MORE


Nationals Week One Grades: Starting Pitching

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Just seven games into the 2020 season, the Washington Nationals weekend series with the Miami Marlins has been canceled due to 20 members of the Marlins’ organization testing positive for the coronavirus. After dropping two out of three to the New York Yankees, the Nationals stormed back to split a four-game set with the Toronto Blue […] READ MORE


2020 Arizona Diamondbacks Bullpen Preview

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2020 Arizona Diamondbacks Bullpen Preview The 2020 Arizona Diamondbacks bullpen, as in years past, will include a few new players. However, with as many as ten starters battling for five spots, we might even see some starters moved to relief. Extra Pitchers on 2020 Roster Will Be in Bullpen For the abbreviated 2020 season the […] READ MORE