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


Texas Rangers Sign Woodward Through 2023

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The Texas Rangers have made their first splash of the 2021 offseason. It was announced on Friday afternoon that the Rangers have signed manager Chris Woodward to a contract extension that runs through 2023. The deal includes a club option for the 2024 season. He had been signed with the Rangers through 2022 prior to […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Fall Short in Finale to Rockies

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Rockies 9, Rangers 5 ARLINGTON, Texas, September 1 – On Wednesday afternoon, the Texas Rangers fell short of the ever-elusive sweep. They won the first two games of their three-game series against the Colorado Rockies. They came up short in the finale, however. The final score on Wednesday was 9-5. Now they begin a nine-game […] READ MORE


Texas Rangers Edge Rockies, 4-3

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ARLINGTON, Texas, August 30 – As everyone was hoping, the Texas Rangers built on Sunday’s win against the Houston Astros. On Monday, they started a three-game series against the Colorado Rockies. In front of 14,990 fans, a noticeably smaller crowd than the previous game, the Rangers beat Colorado. The final score was 4-3.  Here is […] READ MORE


Brandon Crawford Earns Two-Year Extension

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As announced Friday, the San Francisco Giants have handed out a two-year $32M extension to their all-star shortstop Brandon Crawford. Crawford, who has never known a different uniform, will remain with his childhood club through at least the 2023 season. The date marks Crawford’s second extension with the Giants, having received a six-year deal back […] READ MORE


Colorado Rockies Trade Deadline Review

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The trade deadline came and went for the Colorado Rockies with barely a hint of activity that dissatisfied many. Nobody of note left town, and the only real moves involved undoing some of the moves made under the previous general manager, Jeff Bridich. Colorado went from a playoff contender a few years ago to one […] READ MORE


New York Mets Trade Deadline: Potential Targets

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The New York Mets kicked off their 2021 trade deadline activity last Friday, acquiring veteran lefty starter Rich Hill from the Tampa Bay Rays for fellow vet pitcher Tommy Hunter and minor leaguer Matt Dyer. This move provides much-needed backup to their injury-beleaguered rotation, and Mets fans hope it is merely the first in a […] READ MORE


Home Run Derby Turns Into Polar Bear Bash

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The presumptive favorite going into this year’s MLB Home Run Derby was Shohei Ohtani with his major league-leading 33 long balls. However, the night belonged to Pete Alonso of the New York Mets. Alonso set a derby record while scoring his second consecutive win. Second Home Run Derby With The Coors Effect The last time the […] READ MORE


Cardinals Need Major Shakeup, Not Minor Moves

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The St. Louis Cardinals made a number of small moves on Monday to shake up a roster that has underperformed in the month of June. The Cardinals designated under-utilized John Nogowski for assignment. Right-handed pitchers Seth Elledge and Jake Woodford were optioned to Triple-A.  Brandon Waddell and Roel Ramirez join a struggling bullpen. The changes […] READ MORE


Rockies Are Finally Watching McMahon Blossom

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It has taken a few years, but the Colorado Rockies might finally be watching Ryan McMahon develop into a quality major leaguer. The former second-round selection is posting the best numbers of his career. That is thanks largely to regular playing time. There is a lot of baseball left in 2021, but the 26-year-old hitter […] READ MORE