Peter Gammons - Back where it all started: Hanley Ramirez continues his journey in Boston

Back where it all started: Hanley Ramirez continues his journey in Boston

“It is where I always wanted to come back to play,” Ramirez says. “I came up to the big leagues in Boston, it has been special for me. I now want to bring more… [read more]

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Clayton Kershaw: Historically Platoon-Proof

To put into perspective everything that Clayton Kershaw means to the game of baseball, both from a historical and current standpoint, is an impossibly difficult task to undertake. The 26-year-old southpaw trotted onto the fresh-cut grass at Camelback Ranch-Glendale last Thursday as the reigning … [Read More...]

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Newberg: The curse of caring

This contribution was provided by Jamey Newberg of The Newberg Report. The Newberg Report provides daily coverage of the Texas Rangers. I read words about Joey Gallo a couple days ago, describing the sound every six seconds of ball-off-bat under the rolling batting cage.  I saw no video.  I heard … [Read More...]

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Beltre’s Bat Still Lightning Quick in Mid-30s

Amid a spate of injuries that have claimed the Texas Rangers' top prospects, seemingly every starting pitcher, big-ticket trade acquisitions and free agent signees, Adrian Beltre remains a model of durability and excellence. That's why GM Jon Daniels recently extended Beltre's contract through the … [Read More...]

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Video: Peter Gammons on Orioles, Jose Fernandez, and Yoan Moncada

Peter Gammons joined Hot Stove to talk about the Orioles and the chip on their shoulder. He also talks about the health of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez and gives his thoughts about the Red Sox signing Cuban phenom Yoan Moncada. Your browser does not support iframes. … [Read More...]

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Peter Gammons: Red Sox tap into international market, signing 19-year-old Yoan Moncada

Your browser does not support iframes. TAMPA—Down the road apiece in Fort Myers, the watch has been on Hanley Ramirez’s athleticism and diligence playing the Southwest Florida Green Monster. The balance and seeming comeback of Allen Craig. Bullpens. Garin Cecchini’s prodigious batting practice … [Read More...]

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Gammons Notes: Cole Hamels to Boston?, Alex Rodriguez, Royals, Mariners and Game Changes

No matter what has passed, and one can argue Alex Rodriguez probably doesn’t recall everything that has happened since he signed that original $252M deal with the Rangers, it is his bargained right as a major league baseball player to try to come back and collect the rest of the contract he signed … [Read More...]