CLOSE What I'm listening to: Ted Berg spoke with Vladimir Guerrero Jr., much publicized, about the potential client of MLB, who had to wait for his chance to play football in the majors. USA TODAY Sports While MLB teams are enjoying their spring training camps in Florida and Arizona, USA TODAY Sports takes a look […]
The Goldschmidt Era
The Chicago Cubs are fresh off their fourth straight season of 90+ wins. Despite the disappointing abrupt end to last years campaign, the club looks to bounce back in a big way and once again show off how dominant they can be in the National League.
0 of 33 Tony Dejak / Associated Press The Moneyball philosophy and ever-growing implementation of sabermetrics have a profound impact on the way. MLB teams are assembled. Whether we're talking about a small-market club facing payroll or a large-market team with a seemingly endless cash flow, baseball is still a business. If they're pre-arbitration guys […]
We have thought of everything in the new structure. #CactusCrew pic.twitter.com/LxnJa4baIV – Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) 19 February 2019 Elk and Grandal give the brewers shot in the incredible central of the NL By John Pudner[Special to Marquette Hoops.com] Milwaukee Brewers signed Mike Moustakas for another year after adding Yasmani Grandal behind the pot, giving them […]
The 2010s have been, in the grand scheme of things, a glorious decade for the St. Louis Cardinals. The team won a World Series to start a franchise-record run of five consecutive postseason appearances. The team has had winning seasons in all nine of its concluded campaigns, and it is projected by most outlets to […]
Carson Kelly and Luke Weaver will always been known as the other players in the Paul Goldschmidt trade. No matter what they do for the rest of their careers, good or bad, they will be linked to the Arizona Diamondbacks’ fan-favorite first baseman. But the Diamondbacks do not consider them replacements for Goldschmidt. Goldschmidt was […]
It absolutely blows my fucking mind that there are publications out there that think the Cubs aren’t still the absolute class of the N.L. Central, let alone believe that the team will finish dead last in the division and 2 games under .500, no less. PECOTA is at the TOP of the list of assholes […]
It’s time to talk about the best of the best.
Written by: Ray Butler Follow us on Twitter! @Prospects365 On Sunday, the Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook released its season win totals for the 2019 MLB regular season. If you remember my predictions from last season, despite finishing an unspectacular 2-4, I did nail the Phillies Over in what I claimed was my ‘all in’ wager of the 2018 […]
Well folks, welcome to another edition of my Cardinals Corner blog. it’s that time of year. Spring training has finally arrived and there is a lot to talk about, so let’s play ball. The Cardinals have more questions ever this year than any other year I can remember. First of many questions is what is […]
Según el diccionario de la RAE en una de sus acepciones, una “pionera” es una “mujer que da los primeros pasos en una actividad humana”. Si en vez de en la RAE buscásemos la definición de “pionera” en cualquier libro de geología, esa definición llevaría sin duda un nombre: Florence Bascom. La primera mujer doctora […]
Pauld2leo.wordpress.com Book 55 Non-Fiction ‘Baseball and Millionaires’) By C. Paul Di Tullio Chapter 11 – ‘Hope Springs Eternal’ Sports Illustrated SI MLB New Year’s Resolutions for Every MLB Team We offer every MLB team a small blueprint to […]
Junichi Tazawa is set to arrive in Cubs camp on Monday after working out visa issues that delayed his arrival, per the Chicago Tribune’s Mark Gonzales. Tazawa remains a long shot to make the Cubs Opening Day roster, as he hasn’t been an asset to a major league bullpen since 2016 with the Red Sox. […]