R.A. Dickey: New York Mets Righty Fires Second-Straight One-Hitter

Monday, June 18th, 2012

R.A. Dickey's improbable season continues. After tossing a one-hitter against the Tampa Bay Rays last week, the 37-year-old did it again Monday night in a 5-0 win over the Baltimore Orioles. Dickey threw a one-hit shutout, striking out 13, while walking two and only allowing a two-out single to Wilson Betemit ...

The Texas Rangers Won The Trade Deadline

Sunday, July 31st, 2011

Now that baseball's trade deadline has passed, we can all look back and guess on who made the right or wrong moves and what kind of impact they'll have. While that would just be speculation at this point, we can tell you one thing unequivocally: the Texas Rangers won the ...

Baltimore Orioles And J.J. Hardy Close To Three-Year Extension

Friday, July 15th, 2011

The Baltimore Orioles have been trying to figure out who they will be able to make available via trade this month. One piece of that puzzle appears to have been solved, as the O's and shortstop J.J. Hardy are nearing an extension. Hardy was sent to the Orioles by the Minnesota ...

Will Manny Ramirez Find A Home For 2011?

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Manny Ramirez wore out his welcome in Los Angeles last season, and didn't exactly set the world on fire after being traded to the Chicago White Sox (two RBI in 24 games won't exactly make people love you). So after burning bridges all across the country, will Manny find a ...

The Pittsburgh Pirates Lock Up No. 1 Pick In 2011 MLB Draft

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Start celebrating Pirates fans. Pop the champagne, spray each other down, get crazy, your team has just locked up the No. 1 pick in the 2011 MLB Draft. On second though, scoring the worst record in baseball is a tad different than clinching a playoff spot, and given how cheap ...

Matt Kemp Could Be On His Way Out In Los Angeles

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

It's no secret that the Los Angeles Dodgers aren't big fans of the way Matt Kemp carries himself. It has long been implied that Kemp is more concerned with being famous than he is with being a good baseball player. One Dodgers exec even told a source close to me ...

Break Up The O’s!!! (Or Not…)

Monday, August 9th, 2010

The resurgent Baltimore Orioles won yet again on Monday night, improving their record under new manager Buck Showalter to 6-1, an obvious cause for excitement. Well, not too much excitement. The Orioles still have the worst record in baseball at 38-74. If they were to play the final 50 games of the ...

Apparently They Play Baseball in Baltimore

Friday, June 4th, 2010

So today I was perusing the news when I came across an interesting thing: Some baseball expansion team named the Baltimore Orioles have fired their manager. Honestly, it seems kind of soon to can your manager when it's your first year of existence. Surely he deserved some more time to grow ...