See you tomorrow Mickey might be soon

If you think you have had the worst week ever, I would like you to look at the New York Mets week. The week started with the Mets losing a game to the Chicago Cubs on a late inning home run from Javy Baez. Which really should have just been seen as another game butContinue reading “See you tomorrow Mickey might be soon”

Update: CarGo is placed on waivers, two pitchers called up and more

The Cubs announced they have placed Carlos Gonzales on waivers. This will give all of the MLB teams a chance to pick him put at his current salary (league minimum since he was released by the Indians). If no team picks him up he will be given an option to be released or go toContinue reading “Update: CarGo is placed on waivers, two pitchers called up and more”

CarGo is likely CarGone

According to ESPN’s Jesse Rogers Carlos Gonzales was seen shaking hands with teammates and hugging others after last nights game. CarGo never really caught on with the Cubs after being released from the Indians earlier this year. His line was .175/.306/.300 which over all was worse than when he was in Cleveland. Now what willContinue reading “CarGo is likely CarGone”

News and Notes for Monday Morning

According to Jesse Sanchez, the Dodgers are back in the Bryce Harper conversation.  Could they be the mystery team that was reported yesterday?  Many think the Yankees might swoop in at the last minute and make an offer.  National League teams are looking at Harper as a possible DH candidate when the DH becomes universal.Continue reading “News and Notes for Monday Morning”

NL Central Will Be Fun To Watch

The National League Central is a dream to watch if teams stay relatively healthy.  You have the Cardinals who have retooled and a Yadier (don’t call me MF) Molina who still has something to prove with more then just his mouth.  They have missed the playoffs too much in the last few years and areContinue reading “NL Central Will Be Fun To Watch”

Harper–More Hype than Substance

If your favorite team is not one of the teams in on Bryce Harper, consider yourself lucky.  Bryce Harper is a very good player but not a player you want to tie up 10 years of payroll into.  The last report is that the Phillies are trying to finally get a contract wrapped up.  ThisContinue reading “Harper–More Hype than Substance”

Winter Meetings – Tuesday Morning

Here are some news and notes from the Winter Meetings for Tuesday morning. The Royals signed Billy Hamilton to a one year deal for $5.25 Million with an  extra $1 Million in incentives according to Buster Onley. Overnight there is a lot of noise being made by the Yankees and Mets concerning JT Realmuto.  EvenContinue reading “Winter Meetings – Tuesday Morning”

Winter Meeting News and Notes – Monday Morning

Here are the morning news and notes from Winter Meetings – Monday Morning Edition. Lee Smith and Harold Baines were elected to the Hall of Fame last night by the Today’s Game Era Committee. For both Baines and Smith it has to feel like sweet justice.  Baines was one of the first original DH’s inContinue reading “Winter Meeting News and Notes – Monday Morning”

Winter Meetings Preview – Sunday

As the Winter Meetings get started today here are a few stories we are watching: Where will Bryce Harper and Manny Machado end up? Harper by far is the player with the most hype entering the free agent market and remains unsigned as we go into the Winter Meetings.  Harper’s former team the Washington NationalsContinue reading “Winter Meetings Preview – Sunday”