Newberg: Baseball, hot dogs, Jeff Malm, and the enduring dreams of the uninvited.

When I heard last week that Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey were shutting the circus down once and for all, after having been around three times longer than me, it registered with me that the news didn’t really register with me. I guess I hadn’t really thought about it, maybe ever, but on reflection […]

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 Angels placed P Jered Weaver on the 15 day DL and called up OF Alfredo Marte. Weaver has left hip irritation. YEAR AGE RSAA ERA G GS IP SO SO/9 WHIP W L SV NW […]

Coffee and Clippings: Mets’ Steven Matz should get call to big club with Dillon Gee gone

John Harper (@NYDNHarper) of the NY Daily News writes that with Dillon Gee designated for assignment, Steven Matz should be brought up to the majors… Meanwhile, in Matz they have a top prospect dominating the hitter-friendly Pacific Coast League. Two weeks ago a scout who had seen three of Matz’s starts told me simply, “He’s […]

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 Padres fired manager Bud Black. Dave Roberts managed the team yesterday and they expect to name an interim manager within the next day or 2. 2) The Padres placed CF Wil Myers on the 15 […]

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 8, INDIANS 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Indians 0 0 0 0 0 0 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) The Indians placed DH Nick Swisher on the 15 day DL. Swisher has left knee inflammation. YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI SB G TEAM 2013 32 18 12 […]

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 Padres activated OF Wil Myers from the DL and sent P Kevin Quackenbush to the minors. MYERS YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI SB G TEAM 2013 22 […]

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, Marlins RF Giancarlo Stanton moved into 2nd place for career HR, among RF, through age 25, and is 2nd vs. the league average. (Complete Baseball Encyclopedia,) Stanton moved into 9th place for career HR, in […]

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) PHILLIES 5, REDS 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E – – – – – – – – – — — – — – Reds 0 0 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) The Diamondbacks traded OF Mark Trumbo and P Vidal Nuno to the Mariners for C Welington Castillo, P Domonic Leone and minor leaguers SS Jack Reinheimer and OF Gabby Guerrero. TRUMBO YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA […]