Next up is the American League West! Let’s take a look at each team and see their spring training stars!
With less than a week away from Opening Day of the 2016 season, it’s time to look at who’s performing in the preseason. Spring Training results aren’t entirely indicative of regular season results, but it does feel good when you know your players are producing very well as we get closer to the start of the season. The first division we’ll look at is the AL Central!
So I went to a spring training game for the first time in my life the other day. Took some great pictures, had a great experience. Even got to see Rollie Fingers in the flesh. Also learned a few things…
Whether you like it or not, you can’t argue that Alex Rodriguez is definitely a symbol of the game of baseball, whether you believe that is negative due to PEDs or positive due to his illustrious career. Alex Rodriguez announced Wednesday afternoon that he will play out the rest of his 10-year $275 million contract with the New York Yankees and then retire, which would be after next season, following the footsteps of fellow longtime Yankees Derek Jeter, Jorge Posada, Andy Pettite, and Mariano Rivera.
For the first time in nearly 20 years, an American professional major league baseball team visited the Caribbean island of Cuba in a truly historic event yesterday. The Tampa Bay Rays were invited to play against the Cuban team, which the Rays defeated 4-1 at the end of the game. But at the end of the day, the score didn’t really matter as this was truly a step forward in politics between the United States and Cuba as well as controversial topics such as high Cuban defection to the United States to play in the MLB.
Ground Rule Triple has come out with a podcast?
Ground Rule Triple Radio is making its debut! Join Lil’ Veezy and I as we go into how a few Detroit Tigers stars will impact the rest of the team, if they stay healthy of course.