Madison Bumgarner - Wildcard
MLB

Why the New York Yankees should trade for Madison Bumgarner

July 31st is always a date that fans of Baseball will have sketched into their diaries. July 31st is the date of the trade deadline and with a few major free agents about to hit the market at the end of the year, a few teams may be looking to offload a few high-earners to try and entice the likes of Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and Dallas Keuchel.… Read more

Clayton Kershaw
Atlanta Braves

MLB Awards: Week Four

The MLB season is a month old. One whole month. It’s been a great month for baseball, even in some arctic conditions. The season is well into it’s stride now, though the hot takes are still largely premature, and we are beginning to get a sense for which teams could over and under achieve.… Read more

Angel Stadium
Boston Red Sox

MLB Awards: Week Three

The time has flown by, but it really is nearly a month since the Major League Baseball season started. Our weekly awards are onto their third edition, as we highlight the best, worst and perhaps most shocking events over the last seven days of America’s Pastime.… Read more

Minute Maid Park
Atlanta Braves

MLB Awards: Week Two

The second week of the Major League Baseball season gave a little further insight what we can expect in 2018. Sure, its still early, but trends are beginning to become clear. As we will no doubt hear countless times, nothing can be won in April, but you can ruin your season.… Read more

Ichiro Suzuki AB 2010
Minnesota Twins

MLB Awards: Opening Week

It has been great to have baseball back on our screens. There has already been a plethora of storylines, and each week we will highlight some of the top performances from defensive magic to genius pitching.

The first few days of the MLB season had overreactions all over the shop.… Read more

Noah Syndergaard throws live BP
Boston Red Sox

Opening Day: All the Aces on the table

Baseball is back. The elongated offseason meant it sort of never went away, but that was okay. Then the never-ending Spring Training made it seem like Opening Day was just a mirage amidst the split-squad games and minor league invitations.
By Keith Allison from Hanover, MD, USA (Aaron Judge) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons
Boston Red Sox

MLB on its way to London

The Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees are close to agreeing to a two-game, regular season series in London. The games will be played at the end of June at the London Stadium.
Los Angeles Dodgers

Dodgers more dependent on Kershaw for success than ever

Clayton Kershaw will start on Opening Day for the eighth straight year. He will become the first Dodger to notch that mark, surpassing Don Drysdale and Don Sutton. There is only one active streak longer than Kershaw’s, which belongs to the Mariners’ ace, Felix Hernandez.
By Minda Haas Kuhlmann
Chicago Cubs

Why are clubs reassigning their prospects?

Spring Training is ramping up. Major league starting pitchers have edged their pitch counts higher, with aces now going five innings into games, just as Max Scherzer and Madison Bumgarner did on Tuesday.