The Oakland A’s, despite their less than stellar record, will have two players representing them in Cincinnati for this year’s Mid Summer Classic. Both catcher Stephen Vogt and starting pitcher Sonny Gray will play for […]
It is a question often asked; how would a player in a particular sport fair if he/she played in another sport? With the annual MLB Home Run Derby next week, here are some non-baseball players who would be fun to watch in the competition.
Most teams have played around 81 games by now, so the baseball season is half over. It’s a good time to assess which players on your team are likely to decline—and thus give you a chance to trade them to a desperate owner that doesn’t know any better. Likewise, you can scour league rosters for those players who have underachieved and smile all the way to October when they have superb second halves.
All-Star voting is closed, and we’ll know soon enough exactly how many Royals are starting.
MLB Network’s Greg Amsinger joins Grant to talk about Jose Fernandez in his season debut for the Marlins, Matt Cain’s debut for the Giants, the LA Dodgers, and more.
Hamed Fareed of Comcast Sports Net joins Grant to talk about the San Francisco Giants, Bruce Bochy, and the Giants’ chances in the National League this year.
The 4th of July weekend is upon us. Sports nuts need something to watch, here’s some good options.
On July 4th, we celebrate America. That means baseball, hot dogs and apple pie. If you’re feeling really American, you can get your baseball and hot dog fix at the same time. Eating a hot […]
The All-Star Game is nearly here, which means the complaining has begun. Here’s a tip to enjoy the events: rediscover your inner kid.
FULL SHOW A’s get swept, Giants win, Jeff Maggert wins the US Senior Open and Nate thinks everyone should be soccer fans. Bob Costas had to do some apologizing after saying some very weird things […]
What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.
Don’t dare mess with the aesthetics of a game that Bob Costas is calling