Taylor’s Glove is Golden, but his Bat is Down and Out

The recent Nationals/Blue Jays trade accomplished more than returning Drew Storen to a closer’s role in Toronto — it also provided Washington with a new starting center fielder (Ben Revere), and likely relegated Michael Taylor to a fourth outfielder role in 2016. If the 25-year-old hopes to avoid that fate over the long run, he’ll […]

Sunday MLB Nine to Notes: From the Bill Chuck Files of 1/3/16

Nine to Know: From the Bill Chuck Files of 1/3/16 In 2014, Ben Revere hit .306 with seven triples and two homers. In 2015, Revere hit .306 with seven triples and two homers.* The highest foul ball percentages last season were recorded by the Indians and the Red Sox at 39.3%. Eddie Rosario led the […]

Peter Gammons: Surging Blue Jays fueled by depth and defensive upgrades

When the Yankees arrived at the Rogers Centre Friday night for the foreign version of a pennant race played over two weekends, they visited a team that had won 11 games in a row and trailed in two of their last 100 innings, a team mystics and statistics believed was bringing a great city into […]

Ful-PHILLED

It seems like when dust from the Trade Deadline tempest settled, the Phillies acquired minions of prospects with uptick that should re-invigorate the franchise within the next few years. Fans may not see the improvement because the they are in a division with other teams that are only going to get better too. Yet, with […]

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) TIGERS 7, INDIANS 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Tigers 0 0 1 0 6 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) ANGELS 4, ASTROS 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Astros 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) RED SOX 13, ROYALS 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Red Sox 0 1 0 1 5 […]

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) A’S 7, TIGERS 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – A’s 0 3 1 0 2 0 1 […]

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) NATIONALS 7, MARLINS 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Marlins 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 […]

MLB Video Highlights: Multidimensional Betts; Jorge Soler carries Cubs with two HRs

Mookie Betts does it all in the Red Sox home opener Your browser does not support iframes. Jorge Soler goes deep twice to help carry the Cubs over the Reds Your browser does not support iframes. Alex Guerrero hits a walk-off single in the 10th to lift the Dodgers over the Mariners Your browser does not […]