The Inning (unsanctioned guest appearance)

While our trusted and loved writer Joe Simpson remains on sabbatical, I have decided to give this whole writing thing a shot.  Admittedly, this will not rise to the quality level you have all become accustomed to, but at least it is content.   Three Up…  1. Mets avoid the sweep – In their 4th four-game series of the year, the […]

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AL West Preview – Farm Systems

In a log delayed return to everyone’s favorite (if you are in the AL West anyhow) preview column, lets dive back in to our borderline stalkerish look at the AL West.  Two of the top 5 farm systems in the league reside out in the West, and as a whole, they are actually the second highest rated division (according to […]

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AL WEST PREVIEW – OUTFIELD

OUTFIELD Los Angeles Angels – Combined Stats – .305/65/218 It should surprise no one by this point that the ciudado de Angels is the location of the AL West’s best outfield.  In fact, I would say that this group of players is the best trio in the whole league.  Xun and Trout were both All-stars in 2016, and I would […]

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AL West Preview – Infield

Los Angeles Angels – Combined Stats – .266/61/276 Once again we find the Angels at the top of our list.  I don’t know that I can overstate the importance of Eisenberg’s ability to build from within.  But what may be even more impressive is his ability to spot talent and show patience for it to develop.  He is constantly acting […]

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A farewell to Danks

The end of an era in Atlanta, as the longest tenured Braves pitcher has said his goodbyes.  With an Atlanta service time of 398 days (more than double the service time of all other Atlanta starting pitchers combined), Danks has been a “constant” in what has historically been a revolving door of a rotation.  Arriving in Atlanta just before the start […]

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MLB Pro Futures Game Rosters

Brad Wilgus of the New York Yankees and I have been working on an idea to formulate an MLB Futures game for our off-season.  We have spent the last week formulating our rosters, and I will be posting them here for review.  More details surrounding these rosters including break down and analysis will be coming out in the next few weeks.  Without […]

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