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 […]

Gammons Notes: Latest Dodgers’ drama, Yankees, Yasmani Tomas and more

What Don Mattingly has to worry most about is whether Hanley Ramirez’s elbow injury is serious, and whether Hyun-Jin Ryu is going to respond to the cortisone shot and be ready to pitch in the post-season. The rest? So Yasiel Puig and Matt Kemp have words, and some days some feel slighted when Kemp, Puig, […]

The Cuban Talent Line: The New Source of Hopes and Dreams

There was a moment in what has been a disappointing White Sox season Saturday night that spoke for what may well be their immediate future. Down 6-5 to the Twins and facing all-star closer Glen Perkins, Jose Abreu worked a 14-pitch walk. Three batters later, Dayan Viciedo, not always known for his plate discipline, worked […]

Gammons Notes: Dodgers’ offseason, the ongoing Castro-Mets saga and Rusney Castillo

Dodgers As the Dodgers wait to see how Zack Greinke’s elbow feels after Saturday’s start and how Hyun-jin Ryu’s glute progresses as he shoots to return next weekend, they realize that once the season ends they have some major decisions. They will carefully watch shortstops Miguel Rojas and Erisbel Arruebarrena; it now seems highly unlikely […]