He Signed For How Much?

By Josh Over the past week the rumors that Giancarlo Stanton would be signing a $300 million contract have been swirling and became official recently. A grand total of $325 million dollars over 13 years has been granted to one of the most talented young players in the game. Let me say what I always…

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Hot Stove Recap Oct 30th – Nov 9th

NEWS Kevin Youkilis announced he will retire. He played 10 years in MLB and was a 3 time All-Star. He is best known for the 9 years he spent with the Red Sox where he helped win 2 World Series Championships. After the World Series was over the Yankees contacted veteran outfielder Raul Ibanez about…

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Hot Stove Predictions from Kelly

By Kelly: I’m beginning to think I enjoy the Hot Stove Season almost as much as I do the regular season so why not do some predictions. I pretty much stunk up my Pre-Season Predictions and Postseason Predictions so maybe third time is the charm. Max Scherzer (Yankees): Scherezer gambled on himself last year when…

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MLB Hot Stove Early Thoughts

By Josh: I truly enjoy the baseball season. Most of my favorite things can be found during the baseball season; favorite food: stadium hamburgers, favorite sound: a glove popping when catching a fastball, favorite type of day: warm summer day. I can even say with all honesty that once the baseball season ends I go…

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Ethics in Baseball

By Josh: This season was and still is an interesting one when it comes to ethics in baseball. For months there were debates about the ‘unwritten rules’ of baseball. Should a player bunt to try and break up a no-hitter? When can you throw inside and when can’t you? The steroid/performance enhancing drugs issue has…

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Is It Spring Yet

By Josh: I know it has been all of two days since the World Series ended but all that means to me is that I’ve gone two days without checking scores for games and watching highlights, and I wont be able to do this again for like four months. It’s sad and depressing I know.…

Clubhouse Chatter with Norm

Always outspoken, Jim Wohlford chats baseball on Clubhouse Chatter this morning. Jim “Swannie” Swanson of the Portland Mavericks talks about his time in Portland and The Battered Bastards of Baseball. New York’s Finest Team President/Manager Jose Vazquez talks about the NYPD’s baseball team on Clubhouse Chatter.

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Playoff Predictions: Josh

AL WILD CARD This game is going to be hard for me to watch because my Mariners were so close to being in this game. With that being said I am picking the Royals to beat the A’s. The A’s have not looked good the last half of the season and say what you want…