MLB Video Highlights: Wild game in Anaheim, Yusmeiro Petit makes history

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Alcides Escobar’s barehanded play and Lorenzo Cain’s leaping catch at the wall… Your browser does not support iframes. Alex Gordon takes Ryan Pressly deep to tie the game in the 7th inning… Your browser does not support iframes. Gordon Beckham lines a soft single to right, driving in 2 runs… Your browser does not support […]

Chris Carter’s big summer

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In recent seasons the Astros have not had a whole lot to get exited about. The emergence of the great Jose Altuve seems to have overshadowed most stories out of Houston. However, a 6’4 power hitter by the name of Chris Carter has stepped out of the shadow to make a name for himself as […]

MLB Video Highlights: Bumgarner’s near perfect game, Clutch home runs

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Giants photo day… Your browser does not support iframes. Madison Bumgarner takes a perfect game into the 8th inning, finishes with a 1-hit shutout… Your browser does not support iframes. Bumgarner on his dominant start… Your browser does not support iframes. Billy Butler makes a great catch while the broadcast talks with James Shields… Your […]

Red Sox farming for 2015 rotation

Henry Owens

With Jon Lester‘s return to the Red Sox unlikely and Clay Buchholz‘s future a certain uncertainty, it appears that the 2013 World Champion pitching rotation will be nothing but a memory going into the 2015 season. Having said that, there are several ways in which a franchise can go about rebuilding a staff. All of them require […]

Alburquerque, Joba, Soria, Verlander…Who should close for the Tigers?

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It is no secret that Justin Verlander has been a shadow of his former self this season. After signing one of the biggest contracts in the history of the game, perhaps it was going to be impossible to live up to the expectations of both the fans and front office. With a 4.82 ERA through […]

MLB Video Highlights: Mets pull off triple play, McCann’s walk-off home run

McCann walk-off

The Mets turn a 5-4-3-2 triple play… Your browser does not support iframes. Lucas Duda hits a 3-run homer to extend the Mets’ lead to 4 runs… Your browser does not support iframes. Paul Konerko receives a signed base by the Yankees… Your browser does not support iframes. The White Sox give up four unearned […]

Rare pitching figures from Thursday’s games

Matt Shoemaker

Your browser does not support iframes. The secret has been out for a while, offense is down and pitching is up. This was as evident as ever last night as five of the nine games played ended in a shutout. Here are some interesting figures relating to the dominance of last night’s pitching… Matt Shoemaker […]

MLB Video Highlights: Nationals walk-off to 10th straight victory, Price shuts down Rays

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Bryce Harper uses Yasiel Puig’s bat during Nationals game… Your browser does not support iframes. Nationals walk-off on a throwing error from Jordan Pacheco… Your browser does not support iframes. Denard Span talks about the the walk-off victory… Your browser does not support iframes. Clayton Kershaw strikes out 10 over 8 innings, giving up just 3 […]

Carl Crawford is turning it around

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In limited play thus far, Carl Crawford has come out to one of the worst statistical seasons of his 12-year career. Coming into August, Crawford was hitting with an abysmal .239/.276/.350 slashline through 210 plate appearances. Despite starting off 2014 with a miserable April, batting .191/.222/.297, Crawford bounced back with a very solid May hitting with […]

Denard Span: Best leadoff man in baseball?

Denard Span

Nationals’ center fielder, Denard Span, now in his 7th major league season could finally be blooming to All-Star levels. Having never made an All-Star team or come close to winning any post-season awards, Span has proven himself to be a serviceable starter at the Major League level. However, with 100 doubles and 63 stolen bases […]