Videos: Peter Gammons and all things MLB Draft

Peter Gammons joins MLB Central on MLB Network to discuss some of the top names in the draft… Peter discusses the high upside for shortstop Logan Warmoth, comparing him to J.J. Hardy of the Baltimore Orioles > Peter on the Chicago Cubs selecting Brendon Little with the 27th overall pick in the 2017 MLB Draft

Peter Gammons: The winding the road for a superhuman draft pick

In Chicago Saturday, there was a relieved cheer that echoed from Wrigley to The Gold Coast when Kyle Schwarber hit his grand slam to beat the Cardinals. There was the same sense across New England when Andrew Benintendi, who’d broken an 0-for-19 slump Saturday, went yard against Chris Tillman in Baltimore. Schwarber and Benintendi will […]

Greinke Brings Value with Glove and Bat Too

To no one’s surprise, Zack Greinke officially opted out of the remaining three years and $71 million left on his contract with the Dodgers to become a free agent. While Greinke might get a modest bump in his average annual salary, the real incentive is that the 32-year-old can sign one last long-term, mega contract. […]

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: Game recaps

Lee Sinins is the creator of the Complete Baseball Encyclopedia, the most powerful baseball encyclopedia on the market. 1) NATIONALS 16, RAYS 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Nationals 0 6 0 0 4 0 3 […]

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 Rangers placed 3B Adrian Beltre on the 15 day DL and called up 3B Joey Gallo. Beltre has a lacerated and dislocated left thumb and is expected to miss 2-3 weeks. YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA […]

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 A’s activated utilityman Ben Zobrist from the DL and sent OF Craig Gentry to the minors. ZOBRIST YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G AVG HR RBI SB G TEAM 2013 32 […]

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 […]

Around the majors report: Cardinals name Wainwright Opening Day starter

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 Cardinals named Adam Wainwright […]

2014 Leaders by Batting Order Position

Nine to Know: 2014 Leaders by Batting Order Position Stats reflect a minimum of 300 plate appearances solely in that batting slot Leadoff Jose Altuve hit .331 Matt Carpenter had a .375 OBP Josh Harrison had an .894 OPS Denard Span had 184 hits Jose Altuve only struck out 30 times Christian Yelich struck out […]