Around the majors report: Anthony Rendon won’t need surgery

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) Nationals 3B Anthony Rendon’s sprained […]

The Worst Hitting Stats of the Season

The purpose of today’s column on hitting is not to be mean, in the same way a column on the best hitters is not designed to be laudatory. It is simply reporting the numbers without prejudice. I will admit to some snark. Nine to Know: The worst in 2014 hitting from the Bill Chuck Files… […]

Spring Training Highlights: Must-see play, Scherzer talks contract

Daniel Murphy goes between the legs to first… Rays Matt Moore takes comebacker to face and still makes play… Giancarlo Stanton’ mammoth shot to center… Max Scherzer talks contracts and going forward… Albert Pujols produces RBI triple… Pujols steals hit down the line… Curtis Granderson’s 2-run homer… Call at plate overturned for Texas after review… […]

Spring Training Highlights: Robbing home runs, injury updates, Santana debut

Juan Lagares robs Justin Upton… Junior Lake climbs the wall to steal a home run from Logan Morrison… Ervin Santana makes his spring debut vs. the Mets… Team doctor Tim Kremcheck and manager Bryan Price discuss Chapman’s status… Buster Posey extends lead with grand slam… Madison Bumgarner strikes out 9 in outstanding start… Stephen Strasburg […]