Peter Gammons: Verlander, Price, Otani, Marlins’ ownership, and more Friday notes

The day the Astros acquired Justin Verlander, they aligned their starting pitching so that if they needed to win on the final day of the season, he would pitch that game in Boston. What they never foresaw was that as it now stands, the Indians would have home field advantage on through, which means that if […]

Jamey Newberg: Laboring Day

“It’s not good.” He said it stoically, his face devoid of the familiar smiles and the fake dugout indignation and the joy he brings effortlessly to the game, instead lined with the pain borne not only of a strained hamstring that forced him from Thursday’s game with not a shred of resistance but also of the reality […]

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 7, TIGERS 2 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Tigers 0 2 0 0 0 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) MARLINS 9, METS 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Marlins 0 2 1 2 0 0 2 […]

Reddick Showing Elite Power-Contact Combo in 2015

Depending on your perspective, the 2015 Oakland A’s are either the unluckiest team in the game (they’re 13-22, despite outscoring opponents by three runs) or the least clutch (their pitchers are allowing a .585 OPS in low-leverage situations, but an .859 mark in high-pressure spots). Whatever the case, you can’t blame Josh Reddick for Oakland’s […]

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) ASTROS 11, MARINERS 4 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Mariners 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 […]

Around the majors report: Season starts tonight

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) Today’s schedule– NL Cardinals (Adam […]

Around the majors report: Cliff Lee has elbow inflammation

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) A MRI on Phillies P […]

Around the majors report: Royals beat the A’s

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) Yesterday’s score– Royals 9, A’s […]

MLB Video Highlights: Regular Season Finale, Zimmermann’s No-hitter

Steven Souza saves Jordan Zimmermann’s no-hitter with an unbelievable diving catch… Your browser does not support iframes. Souza on game-ending catch… Your browser does not support iframes. The no-no out-by-out… Your browser does not support iframes. Zimmermann on his no-no… Your browser does not support iframes. A special Fenway finale as Derek Jeter plays his final […]