Peter Gammons: State of the league going into the All Star Break

We’ve heard the game show since mid-March, “buyers” and “sellers,” who they should be and what they should do. As the second half of the season began, by Friday the Milwaukee Brewers had a 4 ½ game lead in the National League Central with the fourth best run differential (+40) in the league. And when […]

Video: Peter on the great Jackie Robinson

Peter joins Lauren Shehadi on MLB Central to discuss the legacy of the great Jackie Robinson, as well as the Braves rebuild, and reveals his song of the day.

Peter Gammons: New Englander Jeff Locke and a personal David Ortiz moment

JUPITER, Fla.–Jeff Locke is now 29. He was an all-star in 2013, he has won 35 major league games, and after coming through the Braves system and being traded to Pittsburgh, is now with the Miami Marlins. But, throughout, he remains a New Englander. He grew up in North Conway, N.H., home of the Skimobile. […]

Videos: Peter on Bud Selig’s career and Schuerholz impact on the Braves

On MLB Tonight, Peter Gammons shares his thoughts on the career of Bud Selig, who was elected into the Hall of Fame class of 2017… Peter on what made the combination of John Schuerholz and Bobby Cox so important to the success of the Braves…

DEALS ARE PART OF THEIR TRADE

“DEALS ARE PART OF THEIR TRADE ” For fans, the trading deadline Major League Baseball has made the end of July exciting and suspenseful for teams fighting for the postseason and for the franchises trying to avoid falling into the basement.  For teams like the Reds the trade deadline allows them the chance to continue their rebuilding in an […]

Strikeout

Whiff Sometimes our perceptions are based on more on fact than fiction. Scanning the box scores on a lazy summer Sunday morning  a ritual I like millions of baseball fans have been doing while we are sipping our morning coffees and chewing on our buttered bagel. (You ever notice that no matter how fastidious you are you inevitably put […]

Video: Peter Gammons on Sonny Gray trade possibilities and the 2016 Draft aftermath

Peter Gammons joins Lauren Shehadi and MLB Central on MLB Network to discuss Sonny Gray’s trade possibilities, as well as the impact of the 2016 Draft, the Braves building a pitching staff for the future, the stolen base story on Jon Lester, and Peter’s song of the day…

Peter Gammons: Future of Sonny Gray, anticipation builds for top draft picks

Sonny Gray returned to the A’s Sunday, and did so nobly. He was supposed to have a rehab start that day, but when he heard that Rich Hill couldn’t make his start because of a groin pull, Gray texted a club official and offered to come up and take the ball. Gray allowed one run […]

Peter Gammons: Bringing along a top prospect

Prospects are like sophomore college quarterbacks. Play them. Now. It was that way in 2013 when Jackie Bradley Jr. tore up spring training, the Red Sox were coming off a meltdown season and talk shows howled for him to go North for Opening Day. An injury opened the door, and when he put up a .189 average […]

Video: Peter Gammons talks D-backs, Marlins, Orioles and more

Peter Gammons joins the Rundown on MLB Network with Christopher Russo to talk about the D-backs in the NL West, the state of the Marlins, the Orioles’ offense and more…