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


The Giants Starting Shortstop In 2022 Will Be…

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There has been a lot of buzz directed at who will be the San Francisco Giants starting shortstop of the future. The shortstop free-agent market at the end of the 2021 season is heavily stacked with talent. And, the Giants’ pockets figure to be among the deepest in the bigs heading into the offseason. The […] READ MORE


Colorado Rockies Jeff Bridich Steps Down

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The Colorado Rockies have announced that Executive Vice President and general manager Jeff Bridich has decided to step down from his role. This is huge news as the team struggles in last place in the NL West despite looking good in its last several games. The team released an official statement early Monday afternoon. Rockies […] READ MORE


Colorado Rockies Shortstop Depth

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The Colorado Rockies have not needed much depth, at the shortstop position in recent years, thanks to the production provided by Trevor Story. He has done an admirable job dating back to when Troy Tulowitzki was traded. However, Story may not be in Denver much longer, so it’s necessary to examine who might assume the […] READ MORE


Yankees Trade Targets to Improve the Roster

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Five Players for the New York Yankees to Target in Trade Discussions Coming into this offseason, there were a plethora of really good players that were rumored to be on the move and some of those individuals have already been traded. Lance Lynn was traded to the Chicago White Sox, Yu Darvish and Blake Snell […] READ MORE


The Colorado Rockies Need a Rebuild

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A lot of eyes are on the front office team of the Colorado Rockies these days. Fans that filled three million seats a season from 2017 to 2019 are watching. Other major league teams with interest in acquiring difference-making talent are watching. Baseball pundits with nothing to talk about because of a free agent market […] READ MORE


Trevor Story Is a Perfect Fit for the Cincinnati Reds

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It is no secret that the Cincinnati Reds have a very good offense on paper. It is also no secret that the Colorado Rockies could be looking to rebuild. Gold Glove third baseman Nolan Arenado has been on the block for awhile. Now shortstop Trevor Story‘s name has popped up in some trade rumors, with the […] READ MORE


Trade Candidates to Watch This Offseason

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Six MLB Players to Monitor This Offseason The MLB Hot Stove Season is officially underway. Tuesday, the MLB Owners Meetings get underway and last thru Thursday. In typical 2020 fashion, the meetings are being held virtually. However, they will still allow all 30 front offices to converse with one another and exchange ideas. Typically, these […] READ MORE