Expansion in MLB

By: William Robinson The other day I was reading an article from Commissioner Rob Manfred and he was talking about expansion of baseball. To me this is an interesting topic because I love the idea of growing baseball both locally and globally. I feel like now is the time for baseball to grow in order…

A Hall of Fame Outrage

By: Mike Carter I know almost everyone who follows the game of baseball will likely have an opinion, strong or weak, about the Hall of Fame. Most of the time, we can agree on the shoo-ins, I believe. There’s little doubt to any serious fan that guys like Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Vladimir Guerrero…

Hot Stove Week in Review Jan 8-14

NEWS Former Twins star Justin Morneau is going to join the team as a Special Assistant. Morneau played 11 years with the Twins, he was a 4-time All-Star and won the AL MVP in 2006. Hall of Fame umpire Doug Harvey passed away, he was 87 years old. He is one of ten umpires ever…

If I Had a Hall of Fame Ballot…

By: Mike Carter There is always lots of criticism and uncertainty about the players elected to the Hall of Fame every year. We debate who got in, should they have gotten in, who go shafted, who really deserves a second look at their numbers and case for the hallowed ground shared by a little more…

Winter Meetings Thursday Recap

Overall a fairly slow Winter Meetings unless you get excited about middle relievers signing. A few big trades and a couple minor ones happened. The biggest rumor of the week was the possible trade of Manny Machado. The biggest surprise of the Hot Stove/Winter Meetings so far has been how slowly the free agent market…