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 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
Last year, the story broke about a Cardinals baseball executive who was accused of hacking into the Houston Astros. Today, after a thirteen month FBI criminal investigation, 36 year old Christopher Correa, the former Director of Baseball Development for the Cardinals, pleaded guilty to five counts of unauthorized access of a protected computer. As part of the guilty plea, Correa was sentenced to 46 months in prison, to be followed by a two-year term of supervised release. He must also pay $279,038.65 to the Astros for damages he caused them by his actions. Continue reading Correa Guilty Plea Opens Pandora’s Box of Cyberwarfare in MLB
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
The Astros have made a big splash by signing Cuban star Yulieski Gourriel to a five-year $47.5 MM deal. This deal should take the 32 year-old to the end of his career, but a strong relationship with the Astros could lead to a deal that brings in his 22 year-old brother Loudes Gourriel as well. Continue reading Astros Sign Cuban Sensation Yulieski Gourriel