Following losing 2 out of 3 to the National League Central Division leading Chicago Cubs (93-52), the St. Louis Cardinals (76-69) travel to San Francisco, to take on the Giants in an all important four game series. If the Redbirds have any hope of remaining competitive in the National League Wild Card race, the Cards need to continue their 2016 “Road Magic”. The Cardinals’ are … Continue reading October Baseball in Mid-September: Cards vs. Giants: Is the Wild Card on the Line?
The first overall selection in the 2015 MLB Draft made his major league debut for the Atlanta Braves tonight against the Twins. His name is Dansby Swanson, who was originally selected by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the aforementioned 2015 draft, and was later traded to Atlanta along with Ender Inciarte and Aaron Blair in exchange for Shelby Miller in the off-season. Swanson is a shortstop, … Continue reading Dansby Swanson makes his MLB Debut
The Tigers added infield help today by trading for Erick Aybar. Aybar’s arrival comes as a result of shortstop Jose Iglesias landing on the DL. Aybar cleared waivers, which made him eligible for an August trade. The Braves will be getting utility man Mike Aviles and catcher Kade Scivicque in return. The move allows Dansby Swanson, who was called up following the trade, to step into the starting shortstop role for the Braves. Continue reading Tigers Acquire Erick Aybar From Braves
The Cubs remain on top of the latest installment of the MLB Power Rankings, while the Rangers and Blue Jays both leap into the top 5. Continue reading MLB Power Rankings: August 8th
The Chicago Cubs remain on top of the MLB Power Rankings. The Texas Rangers moved up four spots, which is the biggest rise this week. Continue reading MLB Power Rankings: August 1st
The Chicago Cubs take over the top spot in the latest edition of the MLB Power Rankings. Continue reading MLB Power Rankings: July 25th
Despite getting swept by the San Diego Padres, the San Francisco Giants remain in first in the MLB Power Rankings. The Boston Red Sox jumped into the top 5, while the Texas Rangers fell out of the top 5. Continue reading MLB Power Rankings: July 18th