[THE HANGOVER] What Rays fans need to know today
Veteran relief pitcher Ronald Belisario is a non-roster invitee to Rays spring training camp and his chances of making the team just took a big hit when it was announced he has a broken bone in his non-throwing shoulder. But it is when Balisario b...
Braves daily news digest 3/2: Who has a leg up in CF competition?
Plenty of news and notes involving the Atlanta Braves highlighted by the race to replace Melvin Upton in center field.
Poll Time: What was John Gibbon's worst move of 2014?
John Lott has an article up with John Gibbons talking about his 'worst move' of 2014:
Mets Morning News: Collins tries to figure out outfield, Phillies get taken to school
Your Monday morning dose of New York Mets and Major League Baseball news, notes, and links.
Meet the Mets
Terry Collins told the media on Sunday that he's
Let Me Finish‚Ä¶
These Michael Caine impressions are funny.
Monday Bird Droppings
As noted previously, Spring Training brings about heaps of metaphorical forty degree days...oh, for an actual forty degree day. The "Spring" in Spring Training should also be viewed with suspicion.
Our weeks have seven days; rainbows seven colors. Seven continents and the Seven Seas span our planet. Ancient elders identified seven wonders of the world and seven liberal arts. Rome is known as the City of Seven Hills, as is Cincinnati. Snow Wh...
Mike Montgomery moving to the bullpen
Rays pitcher Mike Montgomery, acquired as a supplementary piece in the James Shields trade, is transitioning to the bullpen this season. With the Rays short of left handed depth and Jake McGee taking a seat while he heals from elbow surgery...
MLB Bullets Says Goodbye To Another Legend
Chicago lost another great. More talk about baseball and Cuba. Spring training starts and the Phillies are already losing. And several great baseball videos for you to watch.
Writing this three times a week is becoming more and more depres...
Cincinnati Reds Spring Training Broadcasts/Coverage
Hey everyone, just a reminder that games start tomorrow.
If you're new to the site, we'll be running business as usual. We'll have game previews, game threads, and recaps for all of the spring games. Stop by and follow along with us.
Today in Tribe History: March 2, 1916
Mickey Rocco, who spent his entire Major League career with the Indians and the bulk of that during World War II, is born in St. Paul, Minnesota. He had been in the minors since 1935 when he made his debut ... Read More
Marlins Way: Hockey game at Marlins Park?
Good morning, Marlin Maniac readers. Today marks the official start of Spring Training games for the Miami Marlins, who will take on Florida International University in an exhibition at Roger Dean Stadium. Rotation candidate Brad Hand gets the st...
Collins Prefers Granderson In RF and Cuddyer In LF
If you read my Spring Training notes from Port St. Lucie on Sunday, you may have been surprised – as I was – that Michael Cuddyer is deaf in his left ear due to a childhood virus. He has barely played left field in his career (3 starts...
Kevin Long Says Batting Title Is Within Daniel Murphy‚Äôs Grasp
After his first Mets press conference here, Kevin Kernan of the New York Post pulled Kevin Long aside and asked him what Mets hitter has the best chance to become better this season. Long didn‚Äôt hesitate. ‚ÄúMurphy,‚Äô‚Äô he said. ‚ÄúA batting t...
Matt Harvey News: Matt Harvey does not know how to tie a tie! (Matt Harvey)
Good morning, we have breaking Matt Harvey News from re […]
Should the Detroit Tigers sign Phil Coke?
Veteran left-handed relief pitcher Phil Coke is still a free agent who could be signed to a minor league contract. Should the Tigers bring him back?
Phil Coke has been both a fan favorite and one of the gre...
Tigers catchers hold light-hearted competition before first spring game
It wasn't so much the points that mattered, but the camaraderie and fun among teammates. And bragging rights for one Tigers catcher.
LAKELAND, Fla. ‚ÄĒ The game didn't necessarily accomplish anything of particular importance for the upcom...
2015 Fantasy Rankings: Top 15 Relief Pitchers
by Eric Stashin (aka The Rotoprofessor) Spring Training has barely started, but our relief pitching rankings have already been significantly impacted by injuries.¬† Three of the potentially elite options, Kenley Jansen, Jake McGee & Sean Dooli...
Is Charlie Brown the Worst Manager Ever?
Let's examine Brown's legacy a little more closely.