Major League Baseball

The Dynasty That Never Was

Since 2012, the Washington Nationals have been one of the best teams in Major League Baseball. The Nationals have won four National League East Titles, while never posting a losing record over that stretch. But ultimately for the Nats, they've been unable to get it done when it matters the most. In those four trips [...]

Ahead Of Schedule In Philly

From 2001-2012, the Philadelphia Phillies only produced one losing season. This stretch of baseball included the Phillies winning five consecutive National League East Titles, while also winning the World Series in 2008. But that era of Phillies baseball would die a slow death as the team's former general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. refused to trade [...]

Manny Machado Sweepstakes

Manny Machado With the wheels having officially fallen off for the Baltimore Orioles, this franchise is showing signs of a rebuild that could take some time. For the past few years the O's were a competitive team that saw them make three postseason appearances since 2012, while also claiming one American League East [...]

By | 2018-06-15T16:57:27+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: Major League Baseball|Tags: , |0 Comments

Excess Baggage

After outfielder Yoenis Cespedes defected from Cuba in 2011, his prowess on the baseball diamond caught the eye of several teams in Major League Baseball. Ultimately Cespedes would join the Oakland Athletics when both sides agreed to a four-year deal for $36 million. Cespedes' talent immediately paid dividends for the Athletics as he batted .292 [...]

By | 2018-06-11T23:10:45+00:00 June 12th, 2018|Categories: Major League Baseball|Tags: , |0 Comments