AL Central Preview

The AL Central used to be a pretty good division.  Until it wasn’t. In recent years, the Twins and Indians have fought for the division title, with the second-place team contending for a wildcard spot. No longer, however.  The Tigers and Royals have strong farm systems with MLB talent. The White Sox were on the … Continue reading AL Central Preview

MLB’s new plans

The MLB, along with every other major sports league, is losing a lot of money due to Covid-19.  Many plans have been tossed around, but none have seemed close to realistic. That is, until Jeff Passan reported the league’s latest plan.   Under this proposed plan, every team would move its full roster, coaching staff, and … Continue reading MLB’s new plans

MLB Playoffs

The MLB has reportedly been pushing around ideas for a new playoff format.  What is being proposed and are the new changes fair, or are they foul? The current MLB playoff format has two wildcard teams and three division winners per league. The proposed changes include up-ing the number of wild card teams to four … Continue reading MLB Playoffs

Yankees Sign DJ LeMahieu as a Utilityman

The Yankees surprised many when reports emerged that they had agreed to a contract with DJ LeMahieu. The team’s purported pursuit of Manny Machado, of course, came into question. Whether the Yankees are still pursuing Machado or not, they brought in LeMahieu to be a significant piece of the infield going forward. The Yankees have key players locked … Continue reading Yankees Sign DJ LeMahieu as a Utilityman