Diamondbacks Strand Ten in Loss to Cubs

Cubs 4, Diamondbacks 2 PHOENIX, May 14 — The Chicago Cubs scored three runs in the top of the ninth, propelling them to a 4–1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Saturday night. Despite a brilliant effort from Zac Gallen, the Arizona Diamondbacks stranded 10 runners on base, including five in scoring position, en route to […] READ MORE

Nationals Clobber Wounded Diamondbacks, but David Peralta Accomplishes a Personal Goal


Nationals 17, Diamondbacks 2 Washington Nationals third baseman Starlin Castro entered Friday’s game against the host Arizona Diamondbacks riding an 11-game hit streak. The Diamondbacks snapped his hitting streak, but that was the only good news of the night for them. Castro’s teammates socked 22 hits, including 10 for extra bases, as the Nationals drubbed […] READ MORE

Deep Dive on Roberto Perez and Austin Hedges


Cleveland Indians Catching Tandem of Roberto Perez and Austin Hedges After acquiring Austin Hedges in this week’s Mike Clevinger blockbuster trade, the Cleveland Indians have a very solid defensive duo behind the dish. Roberto Perez was already a defensive-first catcher. Now, Hedges helps to compliment him in that regard. More on that later. When it […] READ MORE

Nationals Acquire Catcher Yan Gomes from Indians


This week, the Washington Nationals acquired catcher Yan Gomes from the Cleveland Indians in exchange for minor league outfielder Daniel Johnson, righty Jefry Rodriguez, and a player to be named later. Gomes has been a pretty reliable catcher for the Indians since joining the team in 2013. Although, he has battled his fair share of […] READ MORE

Players the Indians Should Target at the Trade Deadline


Trade Targets for the Cleveland Indians The Cleveland Indians might have a nine-game lead in the American League Central, but the Tribe have the fifth-best record in the American League despite having the largest division lead in all of baseball. The Indians might have a huge division lead but if the playoffs began today, not […] READ MORE