Tagged: ‘Chicago Cubs’

Rumors and Rumblings: Mets’ Matz feels ‘great’ after shortened 2016
February 26th, 2017 at 9:38 AM
***PHOTO1*** PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. รข?? The biggest question surrounding the New York Mets this season is if their vaunted young starting rotation will remain healthy. The Mets would be a virtual lock to make a third straight postseason appearance if Noah Syndergaard, Jacob deGrom, Matt Harvey, Zach Wheeler and...

Ranking the MLB divisions from toughest to easiest
February 19th, 2017 at 11:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's a general fact of life in Major League Baseball that some teams simply have more difficult roads to the postseason than others do. In 2016, the American League East produced three playoff teams and a fourth with a record over .500, while the Chicago Cubs won the National League...

Top 10 starting pitchers in baseball heading into spring training
February 9th, 2017 at 5:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Without a doubt, pulling apart the ten best arms in the game at any point is tough to nearly impossible task. However in today's game, with a firmly established group of top arms between the ages of 27-33, it is a specifically tough group to crack. It could be...

Rumors and Rumblings: Blanton, Wood best relief options left
February 5th, 2017 at 11:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** The free-agent market for relief pitchers finally began sifting out this week The Cleveland Indians agreed to terms with left-hander Boone Logan while the New York Mets re-signed lefty Jerry Blevins and right-hander Fernando Salas. The Toronto Blue Jays signed lefty J.P. Howell. Right-hander Sergio Romo is reportedly close...

First Pitch: Arenado’s ranking just right
February 1st, 2017 at 2:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** First Pitch brings you great baseball coverage from all over the internet. Here's what stood out on the diamond this Wednesday: The Colorado Rockies' hot corner phenom is all the way at No. 4 on the third basemen rankings?! Have no fear, Rockies fans. Adam Peterson of SB Nation's...