One full month of the MLB season is in the books, what are the biggest surprises?
Mike Fiers has always been a late bloomer. He was a 22nd round pick in 2009, and was already 24 years old as his college career took some time due to injuries. He never ranked as a top prospect, and has logged 116 games and 483.1 innings in the Minor Leagues, despite making his MLB debut in 2011.
The Milwaukee Brewers went into their game against Cincinnati on Thursday with their postseason hopes hanging by a thread. They cut it themselves, committing three errors and wasting a golden scoring chance on the way […]
The Miami Marlins lost much more than a game. They’ve likely lost All-Star slugger Giancarlo Stanton for the rest of the season after a frightening scene at Miller Park. Stanton sustained multiple facial fractures, dental […]
A couple of weeks ago, we took a look at some of the leaders in the AL MVP race. With playoff positioning still up for grabs, the NL race isn’t as clear cut. Here are […]
After an extended slump they would rather forget, the San Francisco Giants are gaining ground and back in the thick of the playoff chase as September begins. Pablo Sandoval hit a two-run homer among his […]
Jake Peavy appreciated the effort of his defense. The Giants infielders were just as happy about his pitching. Peavy took a no-hitter into the eighth inning and finished with a one-hitter over 7 2-3 innings […]
With the pennant race heating up in the NL Central, Milwaukee pitcher Wily Peralta has suddenly cooled off. For the second consecutive start, the Brewers’ 15-game winner was knocked around. This time, Peralta lasted just […]
We all want to catch foul balls when we attend baseball games. On the other hand, there are those who just want to sit back and have a nice cold brew and watch America’s pastime. […]
The friendly confines of Wrigley Field have been anything but for Cubs fans over the years, as losing seasons stack up like a Chicago deep dish. However, the fans remain loyal, and will try to […]
The San Francisco Giants were just a key hit or two from another victory on the road. Instead, Wily Peralta became the first 14-game winner in the majors this season, earning his fifth straight victory […]
Ryan Vogelsong acknowledged it wasn’t as pretty as his last start. But the pitcher overcame an early base-running blunder and gave up one run on seven hits in six innings to lead the San Francisco […]