Peter Gammons: Reflection of Yankees over Twins on this Wild Card Wednesday

NEW YORK—When the Yankees defeated the Phillies to win the 2009 World Series, it was the first title in the new venue, and turns out to be their last, as if eight seasons without winning a World Series is hardly a long time. What I remember most is how quiet it seemed, like a Thursday […]

Who did the best and worst in baseball between Letterman and Colbert?

With all due respect to Conan O’Brien, but what a relief it is to have the Late Show back. I DVR Conan, James Corden, and Jimmy Kimmel (I would sooner eat pounds of cotton candy for dinner than to watch “Little Jimmy”) but there is a joyous feeling having the brilliance of Stephen Colbert back […]

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 Nationals placed P Stephen Strasburg on the 15 day DL and called up P Taylor Jordan. Strasburg has a strained left oblique. YEAR AGE RSAA ERA G GS IP SO SO/9 WHIP W L SV […]

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) Angels GM Jerry Dipoto resigned. Dipoto has reportedly been in a power struggle with manager Mike Scioscia for years. 2) Astros CF George Springer had to leave yesterday’s game, due to a right wrist contusion, and […]

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) YANKEES 9, MARLINS 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Marlins 0 0 0 1 1 1 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, Angels 1B Albert Pujols had his 25th career game with 3+ hits and 2+ HR, which ties him for 10th among right handed hitters. (playindex) YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP RC/G […]

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

Coffee and Clippings: The future appears bright for the Rangers, but is it close?

Evan Grant (@Evan_P_Grant) of the Dallas Morning News writes that the future appears to be bright for the Texas Rangers… This is how spring training usually works for the brightest prospects in the Rangers’ system: They come to camp, get a token appearance in a game or two and head over to the minor league […]

News report: Edwin Encarnacion appears headed to the DL

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 @ATMreports. 1) Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion […]

MLB Video Highlights: Ortiz’s extra inning blast, Johnny Cueto’s solid start

Mike Napoli goes deep and steals home against the Athletics… David Ortiz with a solo shot to center in the top of the 10th… Miguel Cabrera homers in the 1st in Cleveland… Max Scherzer holds Indians to one run through six innings… Tigers Great, Jack Morris shares stories about the 84 World Series Tigers… Medal […]