ALDS/NLDS Predictions

By: Kelly Byrnes ALDS: Boston Red Sox (93-69) at Houston Astros (101-61) For the first two months of the season the Astros were the best team in baseball. They fell back to the pack a little bit but since added another ace in Justin Verlander. All he did in 5 starts with Houston was go…

AL/NL Wild Card Predictions

By: Kelly Byrnes AL Wild Card: Twins (Ervin Santana) at Yankees (Luis Severino) Minnesota is making their first playoff trip since 2010 and they haven’t won a playoff game since 2004. They are also the first team in MLB history to make the playoffs a year after losing 100 games. Ervin Santana takes the ball…

Postseason Thoughts and Predictions

By: Mike Carter We have lived six months of the baseball season.  One hundred and sixty-two games up, and one hundred and sixty-two down.  And the excitement is just beginning for many of us as the second season is set to begin this week. It’s been a strange season full of interesting stories, as usual. …

Hot Stove Week in Review Nov 30-Dec 5

NEWS The Marlins have officially name all-time HR leader Barry Bonds to be their hitting coach with Frank Menechino as the assistant hitting coach. The Padres have named Mark McGwire as their new hitting coach. He had held the same job with the Dodgers the last 3 seasons. Bob Geren is leaving the Mets to…

Mt. Rushmore: NL West Edition

It has been a few weeks since we updated everyone on the results of the Mt Rushmore voting but we are back at it.  Kelly includes his thoughts on the voting along with every vote that was tallied. Arizona Diamondbacks Randy Johnson (15 votes) Luis Gonzalez (14 votes) Matt Williams (11 votes) Curt Schilling (9…