The MLB Power Rankings for the first week of May. Mandatory Credit: Mitch Stringer-USA TODAY Sports This week’s MLB Power Rankings tips a cap to the legitimate Los Angeles Angels and New York Yankees while also acknowledging recent struggles from the Seattle Mariners and Boston Red Sox. The MLB season has made it through April.
HOUSTON, TEXAS – APRIL 24: Jeremy Pena #3 of the Houston Astros hits a walk-off two run home run in the tenth inning at Minute Maid Park on April 24, 2022 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Tim Warner/Getty Images) Cubs: 3 glaring roster holes keeping Chicago from World Series contention by Tim Boyle What’s next
Cincinnati Reds pitching coach/director of pitching Derek Johnson (36) visits Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Hunter Greene (21) at the mound in the first inning during a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Friday, April 22, 2022, at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati.St Louis Cardinals At Cincinnati Reds April 22 4445 This is how
Angel Hernandez, Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers. (Mandatory Credit: Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports) Red Sox COVID-19 outbreak spreads to manager Alex Cora by Drew Koch Angel Hernandez is often criticized by MLB fans for making inaccurate calls, but he proved a different result on Wednesday. MLB umpire Angel Hernandez is notorious among fans for making
Jeff Nelson blew another call behind the plate and threw out Toronto Blue Jays skipper Charlie Montoyo over it for good measure. In a tie ballgame late between the Oakland Athletics and the Toronto Blue Jays, home plate umpire Jeff Nelson botched a call and tossed Blue Jays skipper Charlie Montoyo in a power-hungry double-down of
NEW YORK, NEW YORK – APRIL 13: Vladimir Guerrero Jr. #27 of the Toronto Blue Jays watches the flight of his eighth inning home run against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on April 13, 2022 in New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images) Zachary Ochoa and the nature of what a boxer
MLB Power Rankings for all 30 teams in the first week of the season. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images) In the first week of the 2022 season, this is what the MLB Power Rankings look like. Will your team win it all this year? Did they wave the white flag before the season even began?
The Toronto Blue Jays and Chicago White Sox are swapping a pair of catchers once drafted in the first round but for what reason? What do the Toronto Blue Jays and Chicago White Sox have in common? Both play in the American League. Each should compete for a playoff spot this year. They also seemed
The Toronto Blue Jays traded Randal Grichuk to the Colorado Rockies, where he will proceed to hit 40 home runs at Coors Field. It’s just the way of the world. By getting rid of Grichuk’s contract, the Blue Jays could open the door to another free agent move, which might be the purpose of a
Trevor Story is expected to sign with one of these teams soon: the Boston Red Sox, the Toronto Blue Jays, the Minnesota Twins, and the San Francisco Giants. One of the major remaining free agents, Trevor Story has four teams of his choosing: the Boston Red Sox, San Francisco Giants, and two others, according to
TORONTO, ON – OCTOBER 02: Danny Jansen #9 of the Toronto Blue Jays celebrates with Teoscar Hernandez #37, Alek Manoah #6, Bo Bichette #11 and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. #27 after hitting a two-run home run in the fifth inning during a MLB game against the Baltimore Orioles at Rogers Centre on October 2, 2021 in
Freddie Freeman to the Toronto Blue Jays is starting to pick up some serious steam. With the Atlanta Braves moving on from Freddie Freeman, there is a chance he ends up going to a dark horse for his services in the Toronto Blue Jays. Since the Braves traded for Oakland Athletics first baseman and Atlanta
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Ross Stripling exposed MLB’s unsavory CBA negotiations tactics Less than an hour before Major League Baseball’s self-imposed 5 p.m. ET deadline on March 1, the Players’ Union rejected the leagues ‘final’ proposal. As a result, Commissioner Rob Manfred addressed the public Monday evening and made good on the league’s threat to
NEW YORK – CIRCA 2001: Roger Clemens #22 of the New York Yankees pitches during an Major League Baseball game circa 2001 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. Clemens played for the Yankees from 1999-03 and in 2007. (Photo by Focus on Sport/Getty Images) Watch David Ortiz get the call
The Yankees are striking out on free agent shortstops, so why not head to the trade market and a division rival for help? The Yankees have a glaring need to address at the shortstop position. Prior to the lockout, New York was linked to big name shortstops such as Corey Seager (now with the Texas
The Toronto Blue Jays have re-signed right-handed pitcher Jose Berrios to a massive extension. After missing out on the postseason a year ago, the Toronto Blue Jays are not messing around this offseason, as they have given right-handed starter Jose Berrios a massive extension. The two-time AL All-Star with the Minnesota Twins has garnered a seven-year deal
Why do the Braves have so much competition for Freddie Freeman when they’ve been the clear favorites to bring him back for months? The Braves’ interest in Freeman isn’t going anywhere — until he actually signs elsewhere, Atlanta is the odds-on favorite to bring back the face of the franchise. Recent reports to suggest Freeman
The Atlanta Braves have more competition for Freddie Freeman. Whenever the lockout ends, getting him back to the ATL won’t be easy. Freeman is still expected to sign with the Braves when this is all said and done, which for all I know could be months. The 32-year-old is in search of a six-year contract.