Peter Gammons: Now that the deadline dust has settled

The first question was about the certainty of the Dodgers in the World Series. The second was a look-ahead to a replay of the 1981 Dodger-Yankee World Series. I covered the 1978 Red Sox. I remember when they were 14 up on the Yankees on July 19. Or that on August 1 they were 65-38, […]

Jamey Newberg: Plan B.

I didn’t love that Sam Dyson had to pitch the ninth inning on Tuesday, and I didn’t love that Nick Martinez got off the bullpen bench in the third inning on Wednesday, starting to get loose as Oakland was busy sending eight hitters to the plate against Derek Holland. Hours earlier, Jeff Banister had hinted […]

Peter Gammons: Future of Sonny Gray, anticipation builds for top draft picks

Sonny Gray returned to the A’s Sunday, and did so nobly. He was supposed to have a rehab start that day, but when he heard that Rich Hill couldn’t make his start because of a groin pull, Gray texted a club official and offered to come up and take the ball. Gray allowed one run […]

Peter Gammons: After unfortunate delays, Brandon Guyer has now arrived

  It’s never been easy for Brandon Guyer. Oh, there was a time when he ran for 285 yards in a high school game in Herndon, Virginia, played on really good U.Va. teams with college stars like Sean Doolittle, and before he was traded to the Rays by the Cubs in the Matt Garza deal—which […]

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) A MRI on Reds P Johnny Cueto showed inflammation in his elbow, but no structural damage. There is no timetable yet for his return to the rotation, but he will miss at least 1 more start. […]

Around the majors report: Ernie Banks dies

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) Ernie Banks died, at the […]

News report: Chris Davis is suspended

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) Orioles 1B-3B Chris Davis was […]

News report: Hanley Ramirez comes off 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) The Dodgers activated SS Hanley […]

MLB Video Highlights: Norris’ walk-off single, Carrera’s over-the-shoulder catch

With the bases loaded, Ezequiel Carrera makes a spectacular over-the-shoulder catch at the warning track Derek Norris hits a walk-off single with the bases loaded in the 10th After taunting Erick Aybar, Albert Pujols catching Yasiel Puig flat-footed in the outfield Josh Reddick strokes Stephen Vogt and Eric Sogard’s beards for good luck Asdrubal Cabrera makes […]

Tweets from players dealt at the Trade Deadline

Here are some of the tweets from players dealt at yesterday’s Trade Deadline: Red Sox traded Jon Lester, Jonny Gomes and $ to the Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes and a 2015 competitive draft pick. Thanks y’all cant tell you how much your support means to me and my family! Excited to contribute to a very […]