Pedro Alvarez’s Career Has Ground to a Halt

In July of 2013, Pedro Alvarez earned what figured to be his first of many All-Star appearances. The second overall pick in the 2008 draft took part in the Home Run Derby at Citi Field, a fitting honor for a slugger who would go on to launch a National league-best 36 round-trippers while helping the […]

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 Braves placed 1B Freddie Freeman on the 15 day DL, retroactive to June 18, and called up OF-1B Joey Terdoslavich. Freeman has a right wrist contusion. YEAR AGE TRAA RCAA FRAA OBA SLG OPS OWP […]

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 Diamondbacks traded P Bronson Arroyo and minor league P Touki Toussaint to the Braves for INF Phil Gosselin. Arroyo is on the DL, recovering from Tommy John surgery,and is expected to be out until August. […]

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) TIGERS 7, WHITE SOX 1 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Tigers 0 0 0 0 5 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) DODGERS 8, BRAVES 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Braves 0 0 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) RANGERS 10, INDIANS 8 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E – – – – – – – – – – — – Rangers 3 0 4 0 0 0 2 […]

Nine Zeros so far this season

Nine to Know: Zeros Nori Aoki leads the majors with 71 PA and zero homers. Desmond Jennings leads the majors with 57 PA and zero extra-base hits. Craig Gentry leads the majors with 25 PA and zero hits. Elvis Andrus leads the majors with 63 PA and zero walks. Ruben Tejada leads the majors with 14 PA and zero whiffs. Jacoby Ellsbury leads the […]

Nori Aoki: A great pick up for the new MLB

It is over. The days of 40 home run hitters with a .230 average are done (unless you have Chris Carter). The game has changed and the players along with it. In this free agent market teams need to stop looking for guys that can hit the ball a country mile, and start looking for […]

Royals Bet that Rios’, Morales’ Bats Aren’t Dead

Fresh off a glorious season, 29 years in the making, that ended just one win shy of a World Series title, the Royals just added two free agents hitters who would rather forget that 2014 ever happened. Right fielder Alex Rios and designated hitter Kendrys Morales, whose collective contributions were 1.5 wins worse than replacement-level […]

2015 Free Agents: Top Five Outfielders

As teams look to solidify their outfields this off-season, fundamental questions need to be asked; “Do we go with speed, power, defense, base runners, big money guys, or a flyer?” The following is a list of the top outfielders available in free agency this off-season… 1. Yasmani Tomas (Age 24): By the start of the 2015 […]