1. Barret Loux: Why Will Texas Rangers Not Promote Hot-Pitching Prospect?

    What else does Texas Rangers pitching prospect Barret Loux have to do to get promoted to the next level? In May, CBS Sports baseball blogger Trent Rosecrans reported Texas is in no rush to promote the 23-year-old stud fireballer to the show...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 1,584 reads 0 comments

  2. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: Manny Pacquiao Split-Decision Spits on American Values

    Feeling ripped off today? Feeling like you might as well have flushed the hard-earned money you paid to watch the repulsive mess that was the Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley fight down the toilet? Well, if you feel this way, you are not alone...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 7,302 reads 4 comments

  3. Mike Trout: Could Angels Phenom Win AL Batting Title?

    After Bryce Harper feasted on the Boston Red Sox Friday at Fenway Park, LA Angels rookie outfielder Mike Trout went to work against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 2,138 reads 15 comments

  4. 5 New York Yankees Rookie Cards to Invest in Now Before Prices Skyrocket

    While the baseball card industry has seen its share of ups and downs since the days of overproduction, the same has been kind to the New York Yankees ...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 16,780 reads 8 comments

  5. Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper Embarrass Red Sox at Fenway Park

    Stephen Strasburg dispatched 13 Red Sox hitters in six dominant innings of work Friday as the Nationals defeated Boston 7-4 at Fenway Park...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 1,533 reads 5 comments

  6. 4 Ways Curtis Granderson Can Sneak into the AL MVP Race

    I do not normally make bold predictions. It is usually best to leave that up to the Nostradamus’s of the world. Yet every now and then I get the mosquito itch to pick up the old magic eight ball and shake it...

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  7. Starlin Castro: Dale Sveum's Public Tirade Toward Shortstop out of Line

    Dale Sveum’s comments toward Starlin Castro ’s mental blunders points to a Chicago Cubs franchise in complete disarray...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 542 reads 1 comments

  8. Jurickson Profar: Could Tigers Soon Trade for the Rangers Phenom?

    In January 2012, Angela Wittrock of MLive.com reported Detroit Tigers general manager Dave Dombrowski all but destroyed any hopes the Tigers would sign Prince Fielder after Victor Martinez’s season-ending injury...

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  9. 5 American League Prospects Deserving of Promotion to Next Level

    As a baseball writer, it is always fun to cover the ascent of minor league prospects. Determining which prospects will go on to have solid big league careers is a gamble...

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  10. Travis Witherspoon: Hot Angels Outfield Prospect Turning Heads

    When discussing juggernaut baseball prospects, the name Travis Witherspoon does not usually come to mind. But if Witherspoon continues to play the way he has this year within the LA Angels minor league system, he may very well begin making headlines...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 1,256 reads 0 comments

  11. Steve Pearce Acquisition Shrewd Move at Right Time for Orioles

    On Saturday, the Baltimore Sun reported the Orioles acquired first baseman/outfielder Steve Pearce from the New York Yankees in exchange for cash considerations...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 2,070 reads 6 comments

  12. Boston Red Sox: Alfredo Aceves Has Been Rock Solid During MLB Career

    I know Boston Red Sox fans are not entirely thrilled with relief pitcher Alfredo Aceves right now. This is understandable...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 358 reads 1 comments

  13. LA Angels Fast Emerging as One of the Most Fun MLB Teams to Watch

    Living on America’s East Coast, I do not normally get the chance to watch baseball games out West. Nothing personal, this has everything to do with having to peel my eyes open to stay awake after a long duty day...

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  14. Ronnier Mustelier: Late-Blooming Yankees Prospect Making His Move

    One of the most beautiful things about baseball is watching undrafted ballplayers emerge from relative anonymity to help their big clubs to victory...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 2,883 reads 3 comments

  15. Tyler Austin: Hot New York Yankees Outfield Prospect Deserves Promotion

    Mason Williams is one of the New York Yankees ' most exciting outfield prospects. Emerging from out of nowhere, this fourth-round pick of the 2010 first-year player draft has burst onto the scene in the Yankees system...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 3,261 reads 1 comments

  16. Texas Rangers Look to Bounce Back After Fumbling Game to Seattle Mariners

    In 2004, the Atlanta Falcons entered the NFL record books in abysmal fashion by surrendering eight rushing touchdowns in a 56-10 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 1,176 reads 7 comments

  17. Brett Gardner: Healthy Outfielder Can Spark New York Yankees to AL East Crown

    The 2012 New York Yankees are an enigma. Some games this team looks like it could outslug the Texas Rangers . Yet other times it looks like a group of men swinging flyswatters at inbound meteors...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 468 reads 1 comments

  18. Mark Trumbo Proving to Be a Steal for LA Angels

    So much for that sophomore slump baseball fans fear with young phenoms. The L.A. Angels ' Mark Trumbo is slowly proving his strong rookie season was no fluke. As the Yankees discovered Monday, this dynamic 6’4” 225 lb...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 1,163 reads 2 comments

  19. Barret Loux Enjoying Perfect Season at Double-a for Texas Rangers

    With the sixth-overall pick in the 2010 amateur MLB draft, the Arizona Diamondbacks selected 6’5” 215 lb. right-handed fireballer Barret Loux...

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  20. Derek Jeter Shuns Time, Sets Sights on Cal Ripken Jr.

    New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter has written a storybook career many aspiring baseball players can only dream of...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 888 reads 5 comments

  21. Baltimore Orioles: 4 Ways to Withstand Impending Run by Yankees and Red Sox

    Call me a diseased creature of baseball habit, call me a kid at heart. But pretty much every morning, I enjoy a big bowl of cereal while checking the big-league baseball standings...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 669 reads 1 comments

  22. Josh Hamilton's Future with Texas Rangers in 'God's Hands'

    “I’ve got faith in God and I trust god and I want to do his will more than mine. I don’t necessarily want to do what’s comfortable for me or my family. If he asks us to leave and go somewhere else, it might not be comfortable...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 771 reads 0 comments

  23. Al Kaline, My Father and the Baltimore Connection

    My father was born in suburban Detroit in 1957. He was 11 years old when the Detroit Tigers beat Bob Gibson and the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1968 World Series ...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 714 reads 3 comments

  24. Brian Matusz Has Coming out Party Versus Boston Red Sox

    It was truly inspiring to see Brian Matusz depart to a standing ovation at Camden Yards Tuesday, after he pitched an outstanding 6 1/3-innings in Baltimore’s 4-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox...

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  25. Cleveland Indians' Travis Hafner: Is Slugger Modern Day Hack Wilson?

    As a devoted Detroit Tigers fan and follower, I probably should not say this. But sometimes my love for the greater game of baseball takes precedence over my own biases...

    James  Morisette Written by James Morisette about 2 years ago 1,315 reads 35 comments