Major League Baseball

More Than We Bargained For

Rob Manfred Rob Manfred was named as the tenth commissioner of Major League Baseball in January 2015 as he replaced the retiring Bud Selig. Manfred appeared to be the right guy to keep MLB's money machine going as the sport was able to rebuild following the work stoppage of 1994 as well as [...]

By | 2018-02-15T14:58:21+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Major League Baseball|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Let The Bryce Harper Sweepstakes Begin

Now that the dust is settling after the shocking trade that sent outfielder Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins to the New York Yankees, it's time to focus on the next mega move that'll be coming down the pike in Major League Baseball. Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper is set to become a free agent [...]

By | 2017-12-12T22:08:23+00:00 December 13th, 2017|Categories: Major League Baseball|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What’s Left To Cheer For?

Earlier this year the Miami Marlins were sold from longtime owner Jeffrey Loria to a group that included former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter. Loria received $1.2 billion for the Marlins in spite of the fact that he consistently mismanaged the team. The Marlins have not made the playoffs since 2003, while they have [...]

By | 2017-12-09T17:20:57+00:00 December 11th, 2017|Categories: Major League Baseball|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Giancarlo Sweepstakes

Derek Jeter When former New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter became part of the ownership group that purchased the Miami Marlins earlier this year, you expected changes to be coming to South Florida. Jeter is now the Marlins CEO as well as having a 20% ownership stake in the franchise. Jeter won five [...]

By | 2017-11-19T15:05:38+00:00 November 19th, 2017|Categories: Major League Baseball|Tags: , , , |0 Comments