1. Happy Birthday Yogi Berra!

    Yankees great and Hall of Famer Yogi Berra turned 87 today. I thought that it might be nice to take a look back at the career of one of the greatest (and funniest) men to ever wear pinstripes...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 997 reads 2 comments

  2. The 25 Worst Baseball Trades of the Last 25 Years

    Every season, many general managers make trades hoping to make their respective franchises better. That is a noble goal, but trades don't always work out...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 17,315 reads 45 comments

  3. Washington Nationals: How Does Mike Gonzalez Fit into the Bullpen Picture?

    Mike Gonzalez has signed a contract with the Washington Nationals . Gonzalez has been a solid pitcher throughout his career, so it isn't necessarily surprising that he finally found a home for 2012...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 656 reads 2 comments

  4. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Biggest Names That Could Be on the Move

    The Major League Baseball season has been interesting so far, to say the least. Some traditional powerhouses seem to have major holes to fill, but teams like the Los Angeles Dodgers or Washington Nationals are off to fabulous starts...

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  5. Ryan Howard: Philadelphia Phillies First Baseman to Start His Rehab Journey

    According to Marc Narducci of the Philadelphia Inquirer , Ryan Howard is starting to get back into the swing of things both literally and figuratively...

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  6. Philadelphia Phillies: Signing Brandon Inge Would Be a Good Investment

    It is no secret the Philadelphia Phillies need all the offense they can get, and an interesting option has just presented itself. As many of you may have heard, Brandon Inge was released by the Detroit Tigers ...

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  7. New York Mets: Why They Must Offer David Wright an Extension

    David Wright has now cemented his legacy as one of the best players in the history of the New York Mets . He surpassed Darryl Strawberry as the Mets' all-time leader in RBI, with his 735th on Monday, according to Anthony DiComo of MLB...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 875 reads 8 comments

  8. One Fresh Idea to Tweak All 30 MLB Teams' Uniforms

    A Major League Baseball franchise needs to be a representative of the city that it is located in. There are certain things about each franchise and each situation that make it unique...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 3,020 reads 14 comments

  9. MLB Free Agency 2013: 20 Biggest Names in Next Winter's FA Class

    Wait a minute. The 2012 Major League Baseball season is barely underway, and I am already talking about free agents that will be available next winter. Isn't that a little bit premature? Not really...

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  10. Fantasy Baseball: 5 Diamonds in the Rough to Grab Right Now

    The Major League Baseball season has barely gotten underway, but your fantasy baseball team might be in trouble already. If your team is already decimated by injuries or simply seems to be in a bit of a bind, there is a way to recover...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 5,203 reads 7 comments

  11. MLB Trade Scenarios: 15 Biggest Injuries and a Trade That Will Fill the Hole

    The Major League Baseball season can wear down even the toughest of players. However, some players are unfortunately battling injuries already and leaving major holes in their vacated positions...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 7,173 reads 24 comments

  12. 2012 MLB Predictions: One Bold Hitting Prediction for All 30 Teams

    Technically, the Major League Baseball season has already arrived. Doesn't that just make you feel better? Let me tell you what will make you feel even better: There are going to ...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 19,583 reads 81 comments

  13. Philadelphia Phillies: The Left Field Position Battle

    The Philadelphia Phillies have an interesting position battle developing in left field. Juan Pierre has had an amazing spring training and has started in left field frequently...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 2,260 reads 3 comments

  14. Cleveland Indians: Johnny Damon Could Be an Interesting Fit in the Lineup

    It has been somewhat surprising that Johnny Damon has not landed with a team yet. After all, even though he is 38 years old, he was a solid designated hitter last year for the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 2,688 reads 2 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers 2012: Every Team's Pitcher Ready to Break out

    There are the obvious choices in fantasy baseball. Justin Verlander, Clayton Kershaw, Roy Halladay and Cliff Lee are top of the line and don't really require much discussion. It is much more interesting to talk about the potential sleepers on the mound...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 3,523 reads 7 comments

  16. Philadelphia Phillies: Chase Utley Will Return, but What Happens Until Then?

    Chase Utley is such a competitive player that his injury must be extraordinarily disappointing to him. However, he is anticipating a return this season according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN which must be a welcome message to all Phillies fans...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 3,032 reads 2 comments

  17. MLB Trade Rumors: Should New York Mets Consider Trading Mike Pelfrey?

    Although there has been some speculation as to whether or not the New York Mets are truly interested in trading right-handed starting pitcher Mike Pelfrey , according to Adam Rubin from ESPN , his availability is simply "routine...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 1,599 reads 3 comments

  18. Dontrelle Willis: Baltimore Orioles Sign Willis to Minor-League Deal

    Dontrelle Willis has signed a minor-league contract with the Baltimore Orioles , according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN . According to Dan Connolly of the Baltimore Sun , it is a "split contract that's worth $700k for bigs...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 2,692 reads 14 comments

  19. Philadelphia Phillies: Could They Go After Utility Man Blake DeWitt?

    When Ruben Amaro Jr. announced that Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley starting the season at second base is "doubtful," I could almost hear the collective groan rising from Phillies nation...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 2,295 reads 5 comments

  20. MLB Trade Scenarios: Top 20 Players Who Could Be on the Move at the Deadline

    Even though the 2012 Major League Baseball season hasn't even officially started yet, general managers are surely thinking about the future...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 9,467 reads 9 comments

  21. MLB Free Agency: Grading All 30 Team's Fan-Favorite Move

    Now that we officially have baseball being played in Florida and Arizona, we might as well look back at the offseason that was. However, we are going to do that a little bit differently...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 977 reads 5 comments

  22. Brad Lidge: Are the 2012 Nationals His Most Talented Teammates Ever?

    I had to laugh when I read this article about Brad Lidge claiming that the 2012 Washington Nationals are the most talented team he has ever played on. Seriously? I have absolutely nothing against the Washington Nationals...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 679 reads 8 comments

  23. Arizona Diamondbacks: Why They Should Trade Gerardo Parra Now

    Gerardo Parra should have a secure position in Major League Baseball. As a 24-year-old last season, he posted a very solid stat line with a .292 batting average, eight home runs, 46 RBIs, and 15 stolen bases...

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  24. 20 Most Memorable Home Runs in Major League Baseball History

    A home run in and of itself is a rare occurrence. However, not all home runs are created equal. Some home runs change seasons. Some home runs crush dreams at the same time as they fulfill others...

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  25. The 50 Best Players in Major League Baseball

    Who truly is the best player in baseball? Could it be someone like Albert Pujols, who has arguably the best bat in baseball? Could it be Matt Kemp, who might have the best combination ...

    Zak Schmoll Written by Zak Schmoll about over 2 years ago 36,959 reads 228 comments