Chances are that whichever League wins this game tonight will actually plays less games at home in the World Series, as a 5 games Fall Classic is more likely to happen, than a 7 game set in the World Series.
Hunter Stokes (Chief Writer/Part Owner)
Yeah I said it… and fully mean it. This is my annual gripe of how the ALL – Star Game winner will likely not play more games at their home park because of the 2 – 3 – 2 format. I am sure that a lot of people hate the fact the Midsummer Classic even determines home field advantage.
I actually don’t think the game meaning something is a bad idea. I guess no one remembers that drab games we suffered from about 1995 – 2002 – where more players would exit the game and hop on a pending flight, than…
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Not sure if you guys have heard, but yet another Performance Enhancing Drug (PED) suspension has been dished out.
But before I explain the details, I’d like to go into the official PED rules in the MLB.
Now we move on to the highest of honors: the Most Valuable Player award. Several players have been extremely valuable to their respective teams this year, but the following lists contain a few players who have gone above and beyond.
Yeah, it’s the Fourth of July, but there’s another thing that’s special about this day. It marks the 6 month anniversary of Ground Rule Triple!
Going into 2016, I had this crazy idea to start a baseball blog, and invited Lil’ Veezy to join me. A few days later, we’re pumping out posts like Three Reasons Why Miguel Cabrera is a Top 10 Pickup, Playoff Bound Team Spend Smart, and 2016 AL Rookie of the Year Candidates (which is our most popular post thus far).
Now on to the Cy Young candidates! There have been several superb first halves for starting pitchers across the league, but who really separated themselves from the rest of the pack in their league to be considered a Cy Young-worthy pitcher halfway through the season? Let’s take a look.
It’s now July and as we get into the All-Star Break and shortly after the Trade Deadline, the heat of the season will be upon us and that means fighting for playoff spots and individual awards. Halfway through the season, I’d like to take a look at the candidates that have emerged for the three major awards. First up is the Rookie of the Year.