Hot Stove Cool Music Concert (Video)

Jake Peavy and Theo Epstein talk about the Hot Stove Cool Music concert in Boston on January 9th. The show featured Bernie Williams, Bronson Arroyo, Peter Gammons and The Hot Stove All Stars

Video: Peter Gammons shares stories from around baseball

Peter Gammons shares stories from around baseball including the career and future of pitcher and friend Bronson Arroyo, Javier Baez’ versatility, and Peter’s Song of the Day…

Peter Gammons: Schuerholz, Hart, and Braves keep eyes on the future

They’re the Braves, so when John Schuerholz brought in his good friend John Hart to try to restore the franchise, they knew that it would take swallowing some pride and a whole lot of creativity. They elevated assistant general manager John Coppolella, promoted and brought back renowned scouts Brian Bridges and Roy Clark and set […]

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) The Diamondbacks traded P Bronson Arroyo and minor league P Touki Toussaint to the Braves for INF Phil Gosselin. Arroyo is on the DL, recovering from Tommy John surgery,and is expected to be out until August. […]

Around the majors report: Season starts tonight

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) Today’s schedule– NL Cardinals (Adam […]

News report: Edwin Encarnacion goes on the DL

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 @ATMreports. 1) The Blue Jays placed 1B […]

Greinke crosses the 100-strikeout threshold

My colleague Lee Sinins points out this morning that last night the Dodgers’ Zack Greinke crossed the 100-strikeout mark in his 5-3 los to his old team, the Kansas City Royals. This is the 10th time that Greinke has had a hundred strikeout season in his career. This season’s 100+ strikeout pitchers Rk Player SO […]

Pitchers who induce the most/fewest double plays

Ground ball pitchers are good because ground balls rarely result in homers or even extra-bases. When a ground ball is hit, including the pitcher, but not the catcher, you have five guys who can field it, compared to only three outfielders. And last, but far from least, groundball pitchers present a better possibility for a […]

News report: Grady Sizemore is designated for assignment

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. Lee can be followed on twitter @ATMreports. 1) The Red Sox designated LF Grady Sizemore for assignment and called up 3B Garin Cecchini. SIZEMORE YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI […]

News report: Tony Gwynn dies

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. Lee can be followed on twitter @ATMreports. 1) Tony Gwynn died yesterday, at the age of 54. YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI SB G TEAM 1984 24 49 40 […]