MLB Opening Day 2015

It’s that time of year again! Opening Day in Baseball is an un-official holiday for fans and players as the anticipation and excitement of the new season goes into full force. Everyone 0-0 record and there’s that sense of optimism that every team has a chance to win the World Series.   We’re not going to…

MLB at the Break–1st Half Standings & Start of 2nd Half

The All-Star Game in Minnesota has come and passed with the American League defeating the National League 5-3. After losing 3-straight All-Star Games from 2010-2012, the AL restored its dominance by winning its second straight All-Star Game. We’ve had our share of dominating teams (Oakland, Detroit) and our share of surprises (Seattle, Toronto, Kansas City)…

“Mr. Padre” Tony Gwynn passes away

Today, we were saddened to hear that Tony Gwynn, arguably one of the best hitters of the last quarter century, passed away today at age 54 after losing his battle with salivary gland cancer. Arguably, Gwynn was one of the best, and most consistent, hitters to play in recent memory and not have the suspicion of…

An Open Letter to Brad Miller

Dear Brad Miller, Why are you still smiling? You are batting .156 and are the 3rd worst defensive shortstop in the league. You should be looking focused, determined to change things, yet you are still flashing a goofy smile and continuing to perform horribly. We need you to go down to Tacoma and focus and…

Don Baylor Injures Leg During First Pitch Ceremony

Injuries at home plate seem to be a thing when it comes to the Anaheim Angels Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. In fact, they seem to happen whenever the Seattle Mariners come to town. In case you don’t recall the previous incident here’s a refresher: during the 2010 season, former Angels 1B Kendrys Morales hit a…

MLB Opening Day 2014

Although it’s not an official holiday, for many baseball fans Opening Day is the equivalent of the first Saturday of College Football or the first full Sunday of the NFL Season, where fans and players get excited about the upcoming new season. Today, everyone has a 0-0 record and there’s that sense of optimism that…