Hot Stove Week in Review Jan 16-22

NEWS The BBWAA elected three new Hall of Famers. Jeff Bagwell (86.2), Tim Raines (86.0) and Ivan Rodriguez (76.0). The next closest were Trevor Hoffman 5 votes short (74.0), Vladimir Guerrero 15 votes short (71.7), Edgar Martinez (58.6), Roger Clemens (54.1), Barry Bonds (53.8), Mike Mussina (51.8), Curt Schilling (45.0), Lee Smith (34.2), Manny Ramirez…

Hall Of Fame Voting Results Recap

By Josh: All of the speculation is over and there are officially three new members to the baseball Hall of Fame. Jeff Bagwell, Ivan Rodriguez and Tim Raines will now take their places with the legends of the game in Cooperstown. Let me begin by saying I completely agree with these three players getting into…

Hot Stove Week in Review Jan 9-15

NEWS Max Scherzer will no longer be able to pitch in the WBC due to a stress fracture in the knuckle of his right ring finger. Top Cuban OF prospect Luis Robert left his home island in November and it seems he is working towards joining a major league organization. He is 19 years old.…

I Need Baseball

By Josh There are a lot of reasons why I love baseball; the strategy, the relationships, the competition. However, there is one reason that I hold very dear to my heart, it is a warm weather, summer sport. I can’t stand the cold. I don’t mind snow if it is for a day or two…