MLB: How Difficult Is It To Deal With The Delay Of Opening Day?

The 2020 MLB season was to have begun this past weekend. Unfortunately, it’s not happening. No Opening Day. The season is postponed indefinitely. Upon the announcing of the decision, the rest of Spring Training was terminated. In addition, for the time being, Opening Day is pushed back to mid-May, however, there are no guarantees. Furthermore,…

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Is Sign-Stealing Worse Than Intentionally Losing The World Series?

Baseball is America’s favorite past time. Its popularity and history are a great influence on American culture. The list of famous players is endless. Over the years and decades, there have been countless famous moments that have made one impact after another. In other words, baseball is very special. A true American aspect. However, aside…

Is Alex Cora’s Reputation Permanently Damaged?

Earlier this week, Major League Baseball concluded its investigation on allegations on a sign-stealing scandal orchestrated by the Houston Astros in the 2017 World Series. The Astros received their punishment. But the whole ordeal seems far from over. Alex Cora and Carlos Beltran‘s futures in the MLB are in serious jeopardy. Furthermore, the Astros’ sign-stealing…

Making Sense Of The Houston Astros’ Punishment

Shortly after the 2019 World Series, reports of allegations against the Houston Astros began surfacing. Allegations that the Astros allegedly cheated in the 2017 World Series by stealing signs. An article by The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal and Evan Drellich is the source of the allegations. Mike Fiers, who pitched for the Astros from 2015 to…

Texas Rangers: Is The Acquiring of Corey Kluber Essential?

Following an unsuccessful pursuit of free-agent pitcher Gerrit Cole, the Texas Rangers were desperate to make a big move. On December 15th, a big move was made with the Rangers acquiring Corey Kluber from the Cleveland Indians. Kluber is a two-time Cy Young award winner(2014 and 2017). He pitched three games in the 2016 World…

MLB: Bellinger and Yelich’s MVP Race

Two men in the NL have played like they were shot out of a cannon since Opening Day. Cody Bellinger and Christian Yelich have amazed the rest of the NL (and all of baseball) with their torrid paces this year. It’s seemed like the two are challenging each other at times to see who can…

Who Are The Most Important Active People in Sports?

The standards in any one sport, but all sports overall, are set by a handful of people who are considered to be the peak. These superstars often transcend their own sport and have a wide-reaching impact across not only across the world of sport, but also into society. They represent what it means to reach…

MLB: Second Half Season Predictions

Summer is finally here and that means baseball is at its’ midway point. The first half of the season provided us with plenty action and drama, but the most exciting aspect has been the long-ball. Crippling. Devastating. Back-breaking. Those are words that could be used to describe a home run. Indeed, the home run has…

MLB: 10 Potential First-Time All-Stars

There are some monster mashers, overpowering pitchers, a couple unexpected risers and a few late-bloomers. Here are 10 players who are likely to make their first All-star Game appearance

MLB: Trade Possibilities for Marcus Stroman

The Toronto Blue Jays entered an all out rebuild midway through 2017. They’ve sold pretty much anything they could since then, from Josh Donaldson to Roberto Osuna to J.A. Happ. While Osuna was traded as a result of a domestic assault investigations, thus forcing the Blue Jays’ hand, the other two deals were actual “baseball…