1. MLB Power Rankings: Are Limping Phillies Still on Top Entering Opening Day?

    Spring training is over, and Opening Day is here. For the next few hours, everyone has a statistically equal shot at winning the World Series, but that's not going to stop us from debating who is the best team...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about over 3 years ago 3,042 reads 13 comments

  2. MLB Spring Training: The Most Impactful Preseason Injuries Ever, Good or Bad

    Preseason injuries are a part of every sport. Every year, baseball players get injured before the season starts and they all impact their careers or teams in a bad, or sometimes good way...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 1,076 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Power Rankings: Top 25 All-Around Position Players in the Game

    With Opening Day right around the corner, we can all celebrate the fact that baseball is back in our lives. The winter is over, and now we can watch our favorite teams and players get back to work...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 6,112 reads 17 comments

  4. The 20 Most Interesting Ballpark Quirks in MLB History

    Did you know that Major League Baseball is the only sport where the ground rules are different from venue to venue? Because of this strange stipulation, each ballpark has its own unique feature, dimensions and quirks...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 10,968 reads 12 comments

  5. MLB Free Agent Rumors: Each Team’s Key Player Who Could Leave Following 2011

    As the 2011 season begins, we can't help but look forward to the 2012 offseason. Teams will look to sign players that fit their system, while attempting to re-sign their own free agents...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 2,633 reads 4 comments

  6. MLB Free Agency: Previewing the Top 25 Players Who May Be Available Next Year

    Now that the 2011 offseason is over, we can now look ahead to the 2012 offseason. Several free agents are sure to change the landscape of baseball, and unlike the offseason that just ended, the 2012 free-agent class is far better from top to bottom...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 9,021 reads 8 comments

  7. MLB Trade Rumors: Ranking the Biggest Needs of All 30 Teams

    The 2011 season of Major League Baseball is at hand. In about two weeks, pitchers and catchers will report to spring training, signifying the beginning of the 2011 baseball year...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 7,255 reads 22 comments

  8. Brian Cashman: Sports' Most Overrated General Manager?

    This winter has exposed cracks in the New York Yankees’ organization. What was once the proudest and most cohesive unit in baseball has reverted to the days of factions between ...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 1,497 reads 32 comments

  9. MLB Power Rankings: Ranking the 30 Teams' Projected Infields

    The infield of a baseball team is the most important part of the team. It encompasses two-thirds of the team's lineup everyday, and sees most of the action defensively...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 117 reads 67 comments

  10. MLB Spring Training: Power Ranking the Top 20 Intriguing Storylines to Follow

    Spring training is near, and once again, so is baseball season. Hope springs eternal in the spring and for the next month and a half, every team has statistically the same chance of winning the World Series...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 1,259 reads 5 comments

  11. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Michael Young Deals That Make Sense

    Ever since the Rangers pulled off the improbable and landed Michael Young, the team’s longest tenured player has been the subject of multiple trade rumors, as he has lost his position in the Rangers lineup...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 3,556 reads 24 comments

  12. MLB Free Agent Rumors: 10 Teams That Need Adrian Beltre to Contend

    Adrian Beltre is entering the last major free agency of his career. His rumors have a wider intrigue than Cliff Lee’s, because more teams are involved...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 169 reads 4 comments

  13. MLB Free Agency: Ranking the 10 Biggest Impact Players Left on the Market

    Now that top free agents Cliff Lee, Jayson Werth and Carl Crawford are off the market, teams can now focus on other free agents that can greatly enhance their rosters without paying them nine figures...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 2,177 reads 7 comments

  14. Rafael Palmeiro: Deny Him the Hall of Fame To Protect the Game

    On paper, Rafael Palmeiro is a sure-fire Hall of Famer. Unfortunately, in the real world he is not. He is the poster boy for the steroid era, and he in turn sullied the game the same way others like Rose and the Black Sox did...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 474 reads 13 comments

  15. Tino Martinez: Making the Case for the Hall of Fame in 2011

    Tino Martinez was one of the greatest Yankee first basemen and should be in the Hall of Fame. He had a career that spanned 16 seasons, including four World Series titles...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 1,235 reads 15 comments

  16. LeBron James' Guide To Rehabbing His Image: What Should He Do?

    Ever since “taking his talents to South Beach,” LeBron James has become the most hated athlete in sports. Everyone, from fans to former teammates to legends have universally bashed their former king...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 778 reads 36 comments

  17. 10 Reasons the St. Louis Cardinals Are the Phillies' Biggest Competition in 2011

    With the Phillies signing Cliff Lee, they create an unstoppable rotation that seems poised to steamroll the competition in 2011 to a World Series title...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about almost 4 years ago 2,339 reads 30 comments

  18. Cliff Lee Signs With Phillies Instead Of Yankees and Rangers

    The Phillies have signed Cliff Lee to a five-year deal worth $100 million. Lee took significantly less money from the Phillies than what the Yankees , Phillies and Nationals offered him...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 175 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 New York Yankees Moves To Hold Off the Boston Red Sox

    The Boston Red Sox effectively dominated the Winter Meetings, landing both Carl Crawford and Adrian Gonzalez. Their lineup is loaded, and have a deep rotation looking to have a bounce-back year in 2011...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 4,308 reads 2 comments

  20. MLB Rumors: Power Ranking the Five Best/Worst Moves of the Offseason So Far

    The baseball offseason is off to a slow, but exciting start. Personnel moves are a work in progress, but some dominoes have fallen which will no doubt allow for other big names like Lee, Greinke and Crawford to be moved...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 328 reads 21 comments

  21. Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera Re-Sign with New York Yankees

    Answering the Red Sox 's acquisition of Adrian Gonzalez, Derek Jeter and Mariano Rivera have officially re-signed with the New York Yankees ...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 1,734 reads 24 comments

  22. Michael Jordan Advises LeBron James Through YouTube Commercial Mashup

    In a new YouTube mashup, Michael Jordan advised LeBron James on “What he should do.” Granted, the commercial is not real, but a very clever splicing of two commercials...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 14,951 reads 14 comments

  23. 2011 New York Yankees Offseason: Trades and Signings They Need To Make

    The New York Yankees have once again failed to reach their goal of winning a World Series Championship. While the team was solid, it won nothing last year but a single playoff series...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 4,008 reads 38 comments

  24. The Top Five Things Wrong In The NFL

    Over the last century, no sport has done more to captivate our attention than the National Football League. However, over the last decade, the game that generations of Americans grew up loving has been corrupted...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 650 reads 1 comments

  25. New York Yankees: The Derek Jeter Dilemna

    Picture a franchise player who was once considered one of the best players in baseball. Fans watched him grow from an ambitious kid to a superstar, to now what could be the twilight of his career...

    Anthony Lifrieri Written by Anthony Lifrieri about 4 years ago 246 reads 2 comments