Peter Gammons: Look West for the class of the National League

In a year in which the Seattle Mariners, who haven’t made the postseason since 2001, were redeveloped and now playing in exile in a land called the Disabled List, the discussions over the weekend in Fenway Park were a positive distraction. It was about shortstop Jean Segura, his .329 average coming off leading the National […]

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) DIAMONDBACKS 4, RANGERS 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Diamondbacks 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 […]

The ‘Who the ?’ All-25-and-Under Team

First Baseman – Andrew Susac, 25 (San Francisco Giants) Alright, so Susac isn’t a first baseman. However, he did play 9 games at first in AA ball back in 2013 (!) In 19 plate appearances this season, Susac has slashed .294/.368/.529 with one long ball and two walks. It’s certainly a small sample, but his production last season […]