Newberg: The curious case of Heterochromia Iridum V. Bibens-Dirkx.

They were both chosen out of college in the 2006 draft, and that’s basically where the parallels end, unless you note the fact that each has pitched in the independent leagues and one has as many last names as the other has eye colors. Only Max Scherzer went 11th overall in that draft, and Austin […]

Kendrys Morales, 2015 DH of the Year

Major League Baseball announced today that Kendrys Morales of the Kansas City Royals has been voted the winner of the 2015 Edgar Martinez Outstanding Designated Hitter Award. Morales received 50 of the 88 first-place votes cast to garner the honor for the first time in his nine-year career. Kendrys batted .295 (156-for-529) with 39 doubles, […]

Around the majors report: News report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) According to Ken Rosenthal, the Reds and Royals had a trade worked out for Johnny Cueto, before Cueto’s start yesterday, but the trade fell apart due to problems with one of the Royals players medical reports. […]

Around the majors report: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) REDS 9, CUBS 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Cubs 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 […]

Around the majors report: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) YANKEES 8, ANGELS 7 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Angels 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 […]

Around the majors report: News report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre had to leave yesterday’s game, due to a sprained left thumb, and is headed to the DL. YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI SB G […]

Around the majors report: Stats report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) Yesterday, Tigers 1B Miguel Cabrera became the 16th player to reach base safely 2000 times with the Tigers and is 6th vs. the league average. (Complete Baseball Encyclopedia,) YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS […]

Around the majors report: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) ANGELS 2, TIGERS 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Tigers 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 […]

Add David Ross to the list of catchers who are batteries

If you missed the action this past Saturday, the Cubs lost to the Brewers, 12-4. So what you say? Well, here’s what: with the Cubs trailing 12-4 in the 8th inning, Chicago manager Joe Maddon brought in catcher David Ross to pitch and Ross retired Hector Gomez, Scooter Gennett and Adam Lind 1-2-3. Ross threw […]

Around the majors report: Blue Jays trade Lind to Brewers

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. All stats in the ATM reports are generated from the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, unless explictly stated otherwise. FRAA, since 1950, comes from Baseball Prospectus. Lee can be followed on twitter @BaseballEncyclo. 1) The Blue Jays traded 1B […]