Cardinals Rotation Needs Reinforcements

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There may be no greater truth in baseball than “you can never have too much pitching.” The St. Louis Cardinals have shown this to be true as recently as last season, and once again, the Cardinals rotation looks thin. With fewer than three weeks to opening day, the team may open the season with a […] READ MORE


Cardinals Sign Steven Matz, Offseason Options Remain Open

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Needing starting pitching, the St. Louis Cardinals have signed Steven Matz to a four-year, $44 million deal. This signing marks the first big move the Cardinals have made in the 2021 offseason. While Matz signing with the Cardinals has certainly been nothing short of interesting within the Mets’ fanbase, the deal also has some intriguing […] READ MORE


Blue Jays Sign Jose Berrios to Seven-Year Extension

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José Berríos and the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a seven-year extension worth $131 million. The contract extension includes an opt-out clause after five years. MLB Network insider Jon Heyman was the first to report on the deal. According to ESPN baseball insider Jeff Passan, the agreement also includes limited no-trade protection. The Blue […] READ MORE


Mariners Win Big Series Against Blue Jays

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The Seattle Mariners won a pivotal series that pushed them back into contention. They took two out of three from the Toronto Blue Jays in a series that had big wild card implications. Heading into the games, the Mariners were two behind the Blue Jays and in desperate need to tighten the gap. The Mariners did […] READ MORE


How the Blue Jays Will Get the Most Out of Their Pitching Staff

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The major question mark of the Toronto Blue Jays roster is the pitching staff. With the number of pitchers hoping to make the Opening Day roster, the Blue Jays are prioritizing flexibility. Toronto was one of the few teams to win the offseason, and now they have padded down their depth. However, for a club […] READ MORE


Steven Matz Traded to the Toronto Blue Jays

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Steven Matz Traded to the Toronto Blue Jays The New York Mets have traded LHP Steven Matz to the Toronto Blue Jays. Matz made his debut with the Mets in 2015 but hasn’t lived up to expectations. In six seasons, Matz had a 4.35 ERA with a 31-41 record. He was plagued with injuries throughout […] READ MORE


New York Mets: Looking at the Mets Pitching Staff in 2020

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The New York Mets had high expectations heading into the 2020 season with Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Marcus Stroman, Steven Matz, and Rick Porcello in their starting rotation. They also had Michael Wacha as an extra arm. By the end of the season, deGrom and Porcello were the lone two pitchers in the starting rotation. […] READ MORE


Steven Matz Set To Return To the Rotation Friday for Mets

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In what has been a miserable 2020 season for the New York Mets left-hander Steven Matz, he will have a final chance to return the starting rotation Friday night against the Atlanta Braves. David Peterson was scheduled to make the start, but he will be pushed back a day to give him some extra rest. Peterson […] READ MORE


New York Mets Mid-Season Report Cards

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It has been an interesting start to what has already been a crazy 2020 MLB baseball season. With only 60 games and every matchup having more importance, the New York Mets with first-year manager Luis Rojas have a record of 14-16. Let’s take a look at how each player has performed through the first 30 games.  Dominic Smith: A […] READ MORE


The Silver Lining of the New York Mets Positive Tests

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As unfortunate as it was that both a player and a coach tested positive for COVID-19, it gives the New York Mets a bit of a break which they could use to their advantage. The Mets Thursday night game vs the Miami Marlins was postponed. Additionally, the entire three-game weekend series vs the New York […] READ MORE