1. Jeremy Hellickson Faces Uphill Battle in Salvaging Career Post-Trade

    We all knew it was a matter of when, not if, Jeremy Hellickson 's days with the Tampa Bay Rays were officially over...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about 8 days ago 6,763 reads 8 comments

  2. MLB-Best Oakland A's Prove They Are Going for It All in 2014

    The Oakland A’s made fireworks with a blockbuster trade to land both Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel on the Fourth of July, according to ESPN insider Keith Law , giving ...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about 5 months ago 44,851 reads 125 comments

  3. Mike Trout's Unique Mega-Deal Was Angels' Strongest Chess Move

    Mike Trout , the Angels ’ 22-year-old phenom, and arguably (OK, not so arguably, just fact) the best player in all of baseball, will be staying in Southern California for quite some time...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about 8 months ago 70,936 reads 120 comments

  4. Aaron Hicks' Insane Home Run-Robbing Catch Draws Hat Tip from Carlos Gomez

    Aaron Hicks just keeps on shattering the dreams of hopeful home run hitters around Major League Baseball. While the White Sox's Adam Dunn is still recovering from the night Aaron ...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 1 year ago 4,236 reads 2 comments

  5. Pacquiao vs. Bradley: Judges' Scorecard Decision Put Boxing in Its Grave

    Manny Pacquiao watched helplessly as his WBO Welterweight title was torn away from him by ringside judges—as opposed to opponent Tim Bradley—in the most controversial decision in scorecard history...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 2 years ago 12,702 reads 15 comments

  6. Zoilo Almonte Scouting Report: Meet New York Yankees' Newest Hyped Prospect

    New York Yankees fans have heard incessant praise on big-name prospects such as Manny Banuelos, Gary Sanchez, Dellin Betances and Mason Williams over the last few years...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 2 years ago 6,673 reads 14 comments

  7. MLB Predictions 2012: 5 MLB Players Who'll Improve the Most in 2012

    While obscene breakouts like Jose Bautista are often stretched decades apart, each season brings new stars that are able to develop/refine areas of their game—turning weaknesses into strengths...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 2 years ago 3,790 reads 30 comments

  8. 2012 MLB Predictions: Projecting All 8 MLB Playoff Teams

    The 2011 MLB postseason was a joy to watch, and David Freese and the Cardinals came out of nowhere to capture their 11th title...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 2 years ago 3,472 reads 10 comments

  9. 2012 MLB Predictions: 5 Most Likely World Series Matchups

    The St. Louis Cardinals, much like the New York Giants football team, went on their second miracle World Series run in five years last season. It was another lesson in the beauty of sports, and was amazing to watch as an outside observer...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about almost 3 years ago 10,844 reads 123 comments

  10. MLB: 6 Best Pitchers Under 25 Years Old

    There is an incredible amount of young pitching across the league and it has been instrumental in creating a more exciting product on the field...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about almost 3 years ago 952 reads 5 comments

  11. Power Ranking MLB's Top 5 Pitching Rotations Heading into 2012 Season

    All great rotations begin with a trustworthy ace capable of shutting out an opponent every time he toes the rubber...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about almost 3 years ago 11,811 reads 25 comments

  12. 5 Most Intimidating Fastballs in Baseball History

    Hitters put their well-being at risk every time they step into the batter’s box. A thin, plastic helmet is all that separates their fragile brains from the force of a hard fastball traveling upwards of 100 miles per hour...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about almost 3 years ago 2,073 reads 6 comments

  13. 6 MLB Young Guns Ready To Break out

    Nothing energizes a fanbase more than watching a young prospect explode onto the national landscape with a breakout season, whether a frustrating injury risk like Jacoby Ellsbury or a fresh face like Jeremy Hellickson...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about almost 3 years ago 4,023 reads 13 comments

  14. 5 Most Marketable Superstars in MLB

    Determining baseball’s "most marketable” stars is a trying process involving a number of differing criteria...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about almost 3 years ago 1,834 reads 11 comments

  15. Jose Campos: Scouting Report on the Newest Top NY Yankees Prospect

    Jesus Montero being shipped out west to the Seattle Mariners in exchange for high-upside flamethrower Michael Pineda was rightfully at the epicenter of MLB talk this past weekend...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about almost 3 years ago 7,488 reads 9 comments

  16. MLB Adds Second Wild-Card Team: 5 Reasons Baseball Made a Huge Mistake

    According to reports from the NY Post , MLB is planning to add one wild-card team to the postseason format in each league...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about 3 years ago 957 reads 2 comments

  17. The 40 Biggest Bats in Baseball

    When the term “big bat” pops into your head, what is the first MLB hitter that comes to mind? Albert Pujols? Jose Baustista? Miguel Cabrera? Sometimes the term is automatically ...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 13,496 reads 40 comments

  18. MLB Trade Rumors: How the Yankees Already Blew Chance to Grab 'Second Ace'

    The Yankees have an unmistakable, glaring need for a second pitcher they can count on in a big October start, created by the anticipated retirement of lefty hurler Andy Pettitte...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 703 reads 14 comments

  19. MLB Trade Rumors: Should the Yankees Swap A.J. Burnett for Carlos Zambrano?

    Carlos “Big Z” Zambrano has long since worn out his welcome with the Chicago Cubs organization, and is currently pitching to a 4.78 ERA and 1.41 WHIP in the National League Central...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 847 reads 20 comments

  20. 10 MLB Teams Kicking Butt Right Now

    The Philadelphia Phillies, as anticipated, have been baseball’s most consistently dominant team during the 2011 season...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 19,957 reads 16 comments

  21. 10 MLB Sluggers Kicking Butt Right Now

    There is a concrete reason why losing a slugger to injury or underperformance like Albert Pujols, Justin Morneau or Adam Dunn is such a big turn of events. Some hitters are paid to get on base, set the table and create opportunities...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 22,078 reads 31 comments

  22. 2011 MLB Draft Grades: Grading Gerrit Cole and All the 1st-Round Picks

    The 2011 MLB draft is finally upon us, and all die-hard baseball fans want to know is who will be this year’s Bryce Harper—as well as how their individual teams will do with their top picks...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 7,782 reads 1 comments

  23. MLB Power Rankings: The 15 Most Successful “Ugly Swings” of Baseball

    Baseball players such as Robinson Cano, Alex Rodriguez , Albert Pujols and Carlos Gonzalez have pristine strokes like the brush-hand of a Michelangelo...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 2,091 reads 3 comments

  24. Jose Reyes Trade Rumors: Why the San Francisco Giants Must Pull the Trigger

    Jose Reyes , the speed-demon shortstop of the New York Mets organization, is not-so-secretly a free agent at the end of the 2011 season...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 3,594 reads 9 comments

  25. Russell Martin: Why Yankees' Surprise Star May Lead to Trade of Jesus Montero

    New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman has had a bull’s eye on his chest since before I can remember—both from opposing fans attacking his spending habits and impatient fans attacking any missed opportunity...

    Stephen  Meyer Written by Stephen Meyer about over 3 years ago 2,130 reads 24 comments