MLB: The National League earns a rare win over the American League


MLB: The National League earns a rare win over the American League The National League who hasn’t won since 1996 finally was able to get one. The National League just always would fall victim to last inning defeats, bloopers, errors and just plain out could never get the job done. Their Savior was the amazing…

Home Run Derby Contestants and Predictions


Home Run Derby Contestants and Predictions Contestants Detroit Tigers – Miguel Cabrera Toronto Blue Jays – Vernon Wells New York Yankees – Nick Swisher St. Louis Cardinals – Matt Holliday Florida Marlins – Hanley Ramirez Milwaukee Bucks – Corey Hart Boston Red Sox – David Ortiz Arizona Diamondbacks – Chris Young Predictions First 4 Eliminated:…

MLB All-Star Team Rosters Announced


MLB All-Star Team Rosters AMERICAN LEAGUE Pitchers SP- Clay Buchholz – Boston Red Sox SP- Trevor Cahill – Oakland Athletics SP- Fausto Carmona – Cleveland Indians CP- Neftali Feliz – Texas Rangers SP- Phil Hughes –┬áNew York Yankees SP- Cliff Lee – Seattle Mariners SP- Jon Lester – Boston Red Sox SP- David Price –…

Fantasy Baseball Adds and Drops: Catchers Edition


Fantasy Baseball Adds and Drops: Catchers Edition ——————————————————————————————————————————————————— ADD Cleveland Indians – Carlos Santana Average: .333 Runs: 7 Hits: 16 Doubles: 7 Homers: 4 RBI’s: 14 Walks: 11 Since being called up Carlos Santana has been consistent with the bat. In his last 10 games he is batting .387, has 12 hits, 6 doubles, 4…

Edwin Jackson throws a rare no-hitter


Edwin Jackson threw a no-hitter on 149 pitches. Rarely you see a pitcher throw over 110 pitches but Jackson wasn’t going to stop until he gave up a hit. Jackson also walked 8 batters which can explain for 32 of the pitches. In the 9th inning Jackson showed no slowing down either being clocked throwing…

Recent MLB Transactions


Arizona Diamondbacks traded 1B/OF Conor Jackson to the Oakland Athletics for RHP Sam Demel LHP Mark Mulder Retires 1b/OF Darin Erstad Retires Los Angeles Dodgers sign RHP Claudio Vargas Pittsburgh Pirates Call up 3B Pedro Alvarez New York Mets release OF Gary Matthews Jr Seattle Mariners designate RHP Ian Snell for assignment Detroit Tigers release…

D-Train heads West to the Diamondbacks


It’s official the Tigers trade Dontrelle Willis to the Diamondbacks. The Diamondbacks agreed to trade Billy Buckner for Willis. Buckner in 3 starts for the Diamondbacks this year hasn’t looked good. Buckner has let up 26 hits, 16 earned runs in only 13 innings. His era is 11.08. Dontrelle Willis will most likely immediately replace…

Dontrelle Willis to land in the desert?


The Diamondbacks and Tigers are discussing the possibility of sending the lefty to the desert. Dontrelle Willis hasn’t been much help this season for the Tigers pitching, posting a 1-2 record with a 4.98 era. The worst part is that he has 29 walks in 43.1 innings. Ever since 2007 D-Train has been off the…