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  •  Indy Ball Weekly Perspective: Start-ups across the board
    Indy Ball Weekly Perspective: Start-ups across the board
    Pecos League introduces Garden CityThe Garden City Wind has been introduced as the new Pecos League team, according to a league press release. Based out of Garden City, Kansas, the Wind will play their homes games at Clint Lightner Ballpark, the...
  • John Middleton will power Philadelphia Phillies' revival
    John Middleton will power Philadelphia Phillies' revival
    It's often noteworthy whenever the owner, or one of the owners, of a sports' team is mentioned by name. That's why growing awareness of John Middleton should encourage Philadelphia Phillies' fans.As has been widely reported,...
  • Blockbuster Cole Hamels' trade to San Diego Padres looms?
    Blockbuster Cole Hamels' trade to San Diego Padres looms?
    Any mention of a potential Philadelphia Phillies' blockbuster trade involving iconic ace Cole Hamels is worth noting. Alerts regarding 'Hollywood's' departure are hardly rumors, as the San Diego Padres' actions and Ruben Amaro&...
  • obtaining  power arm
    Have Diamondbacks' Moves Kept Pace with NL West?
    If the National League West Division was essentially a two-team race over the past few seasons, the race for the top just became a bit more crowded.Three teams continually chased the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers and now the party...
  • Ryan Bolden
    Former Angels top pick dead following argument
    Sad news has come out of the Los Angeles Angels organization this weekend, as a former top draft pick was shot to death Wednesday night in Georgia. A Fox affiliate in Atlanta has reported that the incident happened after a fight broke out over...
  • Rays blockbuster trade
    Rays send Myers to San Diego in a three-team, 11-player deal: Part 1
    The rumors of a Tampa Bay Rays blockbuster trade that began on Tuesday finally came to fruition on Friday, just after the noon hour when the team formally announced that outfielder Wil Myers along with catcher Ryan Hanigan and two minor league...
  • Tommy Bridges
    100 greatest Detroit Tigers #23: Tommy Bridges
    Tommy Bridges was the Tigers greatest pitcher before World War II. He debuted against Babe Ruth, pitched into the ninth with a no-hitter four times in two seasons, won 20 games three straight years, and led Detroit to its first world title. Age...
  • Justin Upton homers
    Kemp officially a Padre; catcher Norris acquired; Upton on way
    Christmas has come early for Padres Nation, with General Manager A.J. Preller dressed as Santa, lugging a bag full of power-hitting outfielders, all-star catchers, a couple veteran infieldersand the odd bargain-basement pitcher.For a team that has...
  • Will Middlebrooks traded to revamped Padres
    Red Sox deal Middlebrooks to Padres
    Will Middlebrooks was once a promising power threat for the Boston Red Sox, but after two injury filled sub-par seasons will be dealt to the resurgent San Diego Padres. The Red Sox will get veteran catcher Ryan Hanigan in return.Middlebrooks was...
  • Boston Red Sox finalizing a deal sending Will Middlebrooks to San Diego
    Boston Red Sox finalizing a deal sending Will Middlebrooks to San Diego
    The Boston Red Sox have already been one of the busier teams this offseason and the team is looking to make some further moves. According to Gordon Edes of ESPN on Friday, the Red Sox are finalizing a deal with the San Diego Padres that would send...
  • Jimmy Rollins
    Phillies and Dodgers finalize Jimmy Rollins deal
    It took almost two weeks, but it was announced on Friday morning that the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Philadelphia Phillies have finalized the deal that is sending shortstop Jimmy Rollins to the Dodgers. It closes out a deal that started back at...
  • Fury Jury continues to evolve with UFC 182 on deck
    With UFC 182 on deck, Fury Jury continues to evolve
    Only a few weeks to go, and Myles Jury puts his 15-0 record on the line against his toughest opponent to date, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone at UFC's big New Year's Pay-per-view on January 3, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Jury is...
  • Justin Upton Home Run Trot
    Seattle Mariners trade rumors: Justin Upton to AL West chatter picks up steam
    Seattle Mariners trade rumors include Justin Upton yet again. These trade rumors were sparked by a post from FanGraphs contributor Kiley McDaniel. He took to Twitter late Thursday night (Dec. 18) and made a post that has created quite a bit of...
  • Justin Ruggiano Traded To Mariners
    Chicago Cubs trade Justin Ruggiano to the Seattle Mariners
    The Seattle Mariners traded for some outfield help by acquiring Justin Ruggiano of the Chicago Cubs. According to a report from MLB.com on Wednesday (Dec. 17), the team dealt minor league pitcher Matt Brazis to make it happen. The 25-year-old...
  • Corey Kluber Tribe Fest
    Kluber, Brantley added to Indians’ Tribe Fest 2015 roster
    On Thursday, Dec. 18, the Cleveland Indians announced American League Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber and MVP finalist Michael Brantley will join the roster for the annual Tribe Fest taking place Saturday, Jan. 24 and Sunday, Jan. 25.Already...