Three-Pete? Mets’ Alonso enters MLB Home Run Derby Seeking 3rd Title

Three-Pete? Mets’ Alonso enters MLB Home Run Derby Seeking 3rd Title

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New York Mets’ first baseman Pete Alonso has officially entered his name in the 2022 MLB Home Run Derby.  The…

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MLB: Detroit Tigers at Toronto Blue Jays

Welcome to the Club, Miggy

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With a sixth-inning blast to the bullpen in right-center on Sunday at Rogers Centre against the Toronto Blue Jays, Miguel…

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MLB: San Diego Padres at New York Mets

Ranking the Best Starting Pitchers in Baseball Today

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Pitching remains the most important part of baseball. If the other team can’t score, you can’t lose. A dominant starting…

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MLB: Baseball Hall of Fame Press Conference

Ranking the Greatest Yankees of the 1990s Dynasty Years

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The New York Yankees are the most successful team in the history of Major League Baseball. The Bronx Bombers have…

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MLB: Chicago Cubs-Workouts

One Final Chance for Tyler Chatwood

In December of 2017, the Chicago Cubs signed former-victim-of-Coors Tyler Chatwood to a 3-year deal. Given his prior record of…

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MLS: FC Dallas at New York City FC

Yankee bloggers preview the 2020 season — and sports in the COVID-19 era — in ‘Playing Pepper’

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Each year, Squawker Jon and I participate in Daniel Shoptaw’s  “Playing Pepper” series  and talk about the state of our…

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MLB: NLDS-Atlanta Braves at St. Louis Cardinals

Launch Angle’s Effect on Strikeouts

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The past four or five years in baseball have been defined as the era of the three true outcomes. There…

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MLB: Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox

Five Bold Predictions for the Detroit Tigers in 2020

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The Detroit Tigers finished with the worst record in Major League Baseball last season with a 47-114 record. That .292…

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MLB: ALCS-New York Yankees at Houston Astros

Evaluating Didi Gregorius’ Defense With Infield OAA

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The advancement and improvement of advanced individual defensive metrics in the sport of baseball is constantly progressing in the world…

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MLB: NLDS-Los Angeles Dodgers at Washington Nationals

5 Cheap Phillies Free Agent Targets

In the weeks since the Winter Meetings in San Diego, one thing about the Phillies has been made clear. The…

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MLB: NLDS-Atlanta Braves at St. Louis Cardinals

The White Sox Appear To Have A Type

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The Chicago White Sox continue to add onto their suddenly exciting roster this offseason, recently coming to an agreement with…

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MLB: Miami Marlins at New York Mets

The Phillies Will Look To Take Advantage of Zack Wheeler’s Upside

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On Wednesday, less than a week prior to the annual Winter Meetings, the Phillies and pitcher Zack Wheeler agreed on…

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MLB: Spring Training-Milwaukee Brewers at Los Angeles Angels

10 Players Available In The Rule 5 Draft To Keep An Eye On

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The Rule 5 Draft that took place in December of 2018 did not have the most worthwhile returns for the…

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MLB: Boston Red Sox at Tampa Bay Rays

The Phillies Could Place Their Bets On Betts

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The current version of the Phillies front office is relatively new. They are still adjusting the coaching and development staff…

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MLB: St. Louis Cardinals at Chicago Cubs

It Is Not Quite Time for the Cubs to Move On

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In the middle of this latest September, Cubs’ president of baseball operations Theo Epstein admitted that he was unhappy with…

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MLB: Philadelphia Phillies at San Francisco Giants

The State of the Phillies Rotation As The Offseason Kicks Off

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The great stretch from 2007 to 2011 is treated as recent memory by many Phillies fans. That is fair, as…

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MLB: World Series-Washington Nationals at Houston Astros

Stephen Strasburg has finally become the prince that was promised 

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Back in 2009, a Washington Nationals team going nowhere drafted a lanky kid from high school. That number one pick…

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MLB: World Series-Washington Nationals at Houston Astros

2019 MLB Regular Season Award Favorites

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At the beginning of October and prior to the postseason, members of the BBWAA are asked to reflect on the…

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MLB: ALCS-New York Yankees at Houston Astros

ALCS: Carlos Correa hits a walk-off home run against the Yankees to tie the series (Video)

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You just knew that there would be fireworks when the Astros and Yankees were set to face off against one…

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MLB: Houston Astros-Workouts

Cole or Verlander? Deciding the winner of the AL Cy Young Award

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While the Astros will be competing for their second World Series title since 2017, two members of their pitching staff…

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MLB: San Francisco Giants at Philadelphia Phillies

Don’t Overreact to Adam Haseley Quite Yet

The past few MLB seasons have been the years to be a young star. Since 2016, there have been 13…

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MLB: New York Mets at Kansas City Royals

Edwin Diaz Remains Talented, But Can He Perform?

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In early December of this past offseason, the Mets swung a blockbuster with the rebuilding Mariners. Robinson Cano and Edwin…

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MLB: New York Yankees at Los Angeles Dodgers

Clayton Kershaw’s Recent Resurgence

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As Clayton Kershaw prepared for a Sunday Night Baseball start facing the Yankees, the long-running debate as to whether or…

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MLB: Milwaukee Brewers at Oakland Athletics

Khris Davis Has Gone Powerless

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Khris Davis, the Athletics’ designated hitter, is commonly thought of as the most consistent year-to-year hitter in all of baseball….

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MLB: Detroit Tigers at Los Angeles Angels

MLB Awards Leaders At Season’s Two-Thirds Mark

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As the amount of games most teams have played is passing 108, it is time to revisit the current favorites…

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MLB: New York Mets at Miami Marlins

What The Phillies See In Jason Vargas

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On Monday, the Phillies swung a deal with their division rival to acquire left-handed starting pitcher Jason Vargas in exchange…

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MLB: Seattle Mariners at Kansas City Royals

The Athletics Have Already Made One of the Best Moves of the Deadline

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On the morning of July 27th, barely anything in the MLB trade market has shuffled around. The dominoes still haven’t…

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MLB: All Star Game-National League at American League

Checking Back on my Bold Predictions

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With the All-Star Game come and gone, the official second half of the season starts today (except for the Houston…

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The baseball world remembers Tyler Skaggs

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It has been said that sports can be an escape from reality. When something is bothering you the thrill of…

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