Tagged: ‘Houston Astros’

New York Yankees trade rumors: Starting pitchers wanted
June 18th, 2017 at 11:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** With Masahiro Tanaka struggling and red hot CC Sabathia sidelined with an injury, the Yankees are in desperate need of a starting pitcher. Although Sabathia, Micheal Pineda, and Luis Severino have been able to keep the team afloat with their above-average play in the season thus far, the Yankees are...

Worst AL team closer to a playoff spot than half of the NL
June 17th, 2017 at 3:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Heading into Father's Day, the 2017 Major League Baseball season has beenâ?¦weird. Last year's World Series teams are a combined two games over .500. The team that picked first in the MLB Draft last Monday is leading their division. A playoff team from last year has the second-worst record in...

What happened to New York Yankees’ ace Masahiro Tanaka?
June 16th, 2017 at 6:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** When the New York Yankees first acquired Masahiro Tanaka prior to 2014 MLB season there was no doubt in anyone's mind that he would be the unquestioned ace of the ball club. In his first season as a Yankee he had his best season in the MLB going 13-5 with...

The most deserving candidates around the MLB All-Star ballot diamond
May 30th, 2017 at 4:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** As the second month of the MLB season prepares to end, the All-Star Game becomes a closer and more significant part of the baseball calendar. And as ASG balloting ramps up, it is important to be an informed voter, because as is always the case, there will be plenty...

Getaway Day: There’s a murderer’s row in the NL West
May 28th, 2017 at 10:23 PM
***PHOTO1***One of baseball's annual check-in points is finally here: Memorial Day. And as we remember those who did so much in service of our nation, we also can take time to have a good look around the game's early goings-on as well. And here are a few things the last...