Peter Gammons: Some Twins and Red Sox thoughts from Fort Myers

FORT MYERS, Fla.—The Twins got to Yankee Stadium for an October play-in game, and while they ran head-on into the Yankee bullpen, “it had real meaning to us players and to every one of us who grew up in the area,” says Joe Mauer. And instead of patting themselves on the back, from James Pohlad […]

The Mets and the Royals – Head-to-Head – 20 facts

Both the Mets and the Royals are under .500 in their regular season lives in this first match-up of two expansion teams in the World Series. Here are 20 facts about their face-to-face history The New York Mets, born 1962, have played 8616 regular season games going 4128-4480 (.480). The Kansas City Royals, born 1969, have played […]

Subtle Adjustments Paying Dividends for Ervin Santana, Twins

When Minnesota Twins general manager Terry Ryan ponied up a club record $55 million this past winter to woo Ervin Santana from the free-agent market, he thought he’d acquired a front-line-caliber starter capable of navigating a young and uneven rotation toward postseason contention. Instead, he got something else. Just three days into April, Major League Baseball imposed an 80-game […]

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) DODGERS 3, METS 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Dodgers 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) TIGERS 7, ORIOLES 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Orioles 0 1 0 1 0 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) ANGELS 7, MARINERS 3 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Angels 0 0 3 1 0 2 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) ANGELS 12, RANGERS 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Angels 3 2 2 1 4 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 Tigers placed 1B Miguel Cabrera on the 15 day DL and called up 3B Jefry Marte. Cabrera has a strained left calf and is expected to miss 6 weeks. YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA […]

Around the majors report: Josh Hamilton won’t be suspended, Ervin Santana is suspended

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) An arbitrator ruled that Angels […]

Around the majors report: Matt Kemp is traded to the Padres

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 Dodgers traded CF-RF Matt […]