How many defensive hits can Padres take?
a while. The Padres right now would go into the season with Norris and Federowicz receiving. If you watched the American League wild-card playoff, you might remember the Royals running all over Norris and the A's. One has to wonder what
American League Central: Status Report!
American League Central: Status Report! | FOX Sports ..... Joe By The Numbers Scores News Search American League Central: Status Report! Rob Neyer Rob ..... division at once; specifically, the American League Central, which is largely the division
The Texas Rangers' window is (briefly) closed
terms, a disaster for the Texas Rangers. Injuries destroyed a promising club and left it in the basement of the American League West with a 67-95 record. The Rangers lost more games than even the lowly Houston Astros. As easy as it might
Bloop Hits: "I Love Mickey"
Yogi Berra is easily the funniest moment in the song: 1956, of course, was Mantle’s greatest season. He won the American League Triple Crown, hitting .353 with 52 home runs and 130 RBIs, while leading the majors in runs scored (132), total
Time to start looking at Ben Zobrist trade possibilities — because it's coming
Their names were omitted from the above list because the Rays traditionally have avoided doing business with their American League East competitors. But considering ex-Rays general manager Andrew Friedman just traded Matt Kemp to his nearest
If Pirates sign Kang, then what?
in the field for him. At this point, first base seems like the only reasonable way station until he signs with an American League club in a couple of years. Also, Harrison bats right-handed, while both Alvarez and young right fielder Gregory
Will 2015 be another 2012 for Athletics?
surprisingly good. So that's seven hitters and five good positions, and still the A's finished just eighth in the American League in scoring (yes, whilst playing in a pitcher's park). Well, I just don't see where those surprising performances
Cueto extension parameters make a trade the smarter move
win-now teams that could quickly become division favorites by adding just a singular piece in Johnny Cueto. In the American League , the Blue Jays, Mariners, Angels, Red Sox, Orioles, White Sox and Tigers all fit this profile. The Mariners
AL teams, don't you want Ryan Howard? Because you should
35-year-old' s services. I' ll say this: There should be interest in Howard from several teams, particularly in the American League . Howard has been in decline for so long that his harshest critics would have you believe he' s forgotten how to
Tigers' lineup still formidable but questions about pitching remain
Baltimore in three games in the American League Division Series. Indians vs ..... best middle of the order in the American League . During his career, Cespedes ..... of the worst bullpens in the American League . Last season they had the fourth-highest