The 2020 Major League Baseball season is right around the corner. The league has its opening day scheduled for July 23rd, Thursday, and will be the first of the four major US leagues to return since the month of March. Despite some well-known names opting out of the campaign, baseball's stars will be on display almost as much as during any other season. At least for the time being.
The Phillies' sweep of the Braves was a big statement and 23 runs in three games is a great start for the new lineup. How worried should Braves fans be?
Philadelphia Phillies started brightly in 2018, but faded to finish below .500. Bryce Harper's signing and a busy offseason has increased expectations.
Joe and Sam discusses Bryce Harper’s 13-year contract the Philadelphia Phillies, Craig Kimbrel and Dallas Keuchel’s free agency options and Josh Donaldson’s one-year deal with the Braves.
Third baseman Mike Moustakas was a headline figure in the slow-moving 2017/18 free agency. He’s gone under the radar in 2018/19, but it has been much the same.
When the New York Yankees bounced out of the 2018 MLB playoffs to the Boston Red Sox, they went out with a whimper. To lose is one thing, to lose to your rivals is another, but to lose to your rivals in such a disappointing fashion and then sit at home, kissing your wounds while watching them coast to another championship - their second since your last.
Joe and Sam cover the proposed MLB rule changes, Bryce Harper's link to the Giants and the latest J.T. Realmuto rumours.
San Francisco Giants are one of the ‘mystery teams’ for Bryce Harper, reports Randy Miller. Miller adds that the Giants will meet with Harper this week, joining the race to sign the former MVP alongside Chicago White Sox, Philadelphia Phillies, San Diego Padres and Washington Nationals.
Outfielder Nick Markakis has re-signed with the Atlanta Braves on a one-year deal, as reported by Ken Rosenthal.
Relief pitcher Kelvin Herrera agreed to a three-year deal with the Chicago White Sox, according to Jeff Passan.
The Philadelphia Phillies are in prime position for a big offseason after acquiring Jean Segura, James Pazos and Juan Nicasio.
Round-up and conclusions from a stunning All-Star break.