Peter Gammons: Now that the deadline dust has settled

The first question was about the certainty of the Dodgers in the World Series. The second was a look-ahead to a replay of the 1981 Dodger-Yankee World Series. I covered the 1978 Red Sox. I remember when they were 14 up on the Yankees on July 19. Or that on August 1 they were 65-38, […]

Peter Gammons: Austin Filiere, future third baseman/general manager from MIT

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology was the starting place for Benjamin Netanyahu, Ben Bernacke, Christina Romer, Lawrence Summers and founders of more than 25,000 companies. It has had more than 85 Nobel Laureates, 34 astronauts, 65 Marshall Scholars, 45 Rhodes Scholars, 38 McArthur Fellows, one Major League Baseball general manager (Farhan Zaidi, Dodgers) and one […]

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, Yankees DH Alex Rodriguez moved into 8th place in AL history for times reached base safely and is 18th vs. the league average. (Complete Baseball Encyclopedia,) YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP […]

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: News report

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) The Dodgers activated RF Yasiel Puig from the DL, sent OF Scott Schebler to the minors, sent P David Huff outright to the minors and P Sergio Santos became a free agent when he refused an […]

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 8, BRAVES 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Braves 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 […]

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, the Giants completed a 3 game sweep of the Dodgers, with all of the wins coming by shutout. It is the 2nd time this month the Giants have thrown 3 consecutive shutouts (May 3-5) and, […]

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 Orioles activated SS J.J. Hardy from the DL and placed SS-OF Everth Cabrera on the 15 day DL. HARDY YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI SB G TEAM […]

MLB Video Highlights: Harper launches three straight home runs, Rosario goes deep on first pitch in debut

Bryce Harper hits three straight home runs in his first three at-bats against the Marlins Your browser does not support iframes. Eddie Rosario goes yard on the first pitch in his major league debut Your browser does not support iframes. Starlin Castro mimics Kris Bryant’s throwing motion after Bryant stepped in front of him on […]

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 10th place in NL history for career HR, through the age of 25, and is 4th vs. the league average. (Complete Baseball Encyclopedia,) YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA […]