Just in case you’ve been living underneath a rock lately, former Houston Astros pitcher Mike Fiers came out on Tuesday, November 12th and stated that the team used a camera to steal signs in the 2017 postseason. This was and still is very shocking news even two days later, as the Astros went on to win the World Series that year when they beat the … Continue reading An In-Depth Analysis of How the Astros Cheated.
In 2017, the Houston Astros were the best team in baseball. They finished the season with 101 wins and went all the way to win the World Series against the Dodgers. Jose Altuve would later take home the American League MVP for the season as he received 27 first place votes. All of that may be reversed, though, as earlier today, news was released that … Continue reading The Houston Astros Stole Signs During the 2017 Postseason. Here’s What That Means For the MLB
The Dodgers have been the best regular season team in all of baseball for the better part of a decade. They have won the NL West for 7 straight years and made it to the World Series twice during that time, losing to the Astros and Red Sox respectively. The Dodgers obviously have a roster that is talented enough to win a World Series, but … Continue reading Dodgers lose decisive game 5 to Nationals at home. What’s next for Los Angeles?
The 2019 MLB Regular Season is only two weeks away from its conclusion, and the playoffs are just around the corner. These are the teams in the AL that still have a shot to make the playoffs. New York Yankees: 97-52, 9 GA of Rays Sporting the most dominant hitting core in the league, the Yankees appear set to make another run for World Series … Continue reading A Perspective of the AL Pennant Race
August 11th, 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the first day of the 1994 MLB Players strike, infamous for canceling the remainder of the season and the 1994 World Series. Ever since there have been debates over how the 1994 MLB Season would have played out without the strike. At the time of the strike, the standings were as follows: AL East W L Home … Continue reading The 1994 MLB Players Strike: How the Season Would Have Played Out Without It.
The Tampa Bay Rays are in a crisis. Their stadium is terrible for baseball and their attendance figures are consistently some of the worst in the Majors. It has gotten so bad for them that the Rays are considering playing half their home games in Montreal in future seasons. Yes; you read that correctly. Montreal, Quebec, Canada, located over 1500 miles north of Tampa. How … Continue reading Tampa Bay? Montreal? Charlotte? The State of the Rays
Photo Credits: The Ringer With a multitude of moves coming as the 4:00 PM Eastern Time buzzer sounded, the MLB trade deadline was saved from being a complete dud. Lots of teams made lowkey moves that improved them in the race for the playoffs, while others made big splashes to immediately launch them into World Series contention. Let’s take a look at the winners and … Continue reading 2019 MLB Trade Deadline Winners and Losers