Peter Gammons: Agents, scouts, prospects, changing trends, and the MLB Draft

The Baseball Draft was changed in 2012 because the Commissioner’s Office felt that teams like the Red Sox could use their development revenues to sign players like Anthony Rizzo in later rounds for high round contracts. The idea was to restrict signing pools based on the previous year’s standings and allow losing teams better access […]

It’s beginning to look a lot like Chris-mas

Three games deep into the Stanley Cup Finals, the Tampa Bay Lightning lead the Chicago Blackhawks, two games to one. But as a very sad NY Rangers fan, I’m back and fully engaged with baseball. Yet, I couldn’t help but notice that two pitchers, one from Tampa Bay and one from Chicago are dominating their […]