Tag: National League

Hot Stove News: Notable Non-Tenders Including Welington Castillo

An article by posted on December 3, 2016 0 Comments
Hot Stove News: Notable Non-Tenders Including Welington Castillo

The Major League Baseball non-tender deadline has passed with multiple notable players becoming free agents. The Mets tendered contracts to all of their arbitration eligible players and agreed to a $1.7 million figure to retain Rene Rivera. Here are a few notable new free agents around MLB: Welington Castillo, Catcher – The 29-year old hit […]

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Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Jacob deGrom, RHP

An article by posted on November 1, 2016 0 Comments
Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Jacob deGrom, RHP

Adam Rubin is rolling out his ever popular Pace Law Annual Salary Projection Series. In making their determinations, Pace puts together a panel that will base their projections on the following: The quality of the player’s contribution to his club during the past season (referred to as his “platform season”), including but not limited to […]

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Bartolo Colon Snubbed, Mets Without A Gold Glove Finalist

An article by posted on October 27, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Snubbed, Mets Without A Gold Glove Finalist

Rawlings announced the three finalists for the Gold Glove Award at each position. In the National League, Jake Arrieta, Zack Greinke, and Adam Wainwright were nominated for the Gold Glove at pitcher. Bartolo Colon was not nominated despite his 8 DRS being the best among Major League pitchers and made great plays like this look easy: […]

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Marlins Activate Giancarlo Stanton From DL

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
Marlins Activate Giancarlo Stanton From DL

Giancarlo Stanton took batting practice with his team this evening. The Wild Card race in the National League may have just gotten a little more interesting. MLB Network just reported that the Miami Marlins, in a stunning move, have officially activated Giancarlo Stanton from the disabled list- yes, the same Giancarlo Stanton that many reports said […]

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Rosario Named Best Defensive Shortstop Among Other Accolades

An article by posted on August 6, 2016 0 Comments
Rosario Named Best Defensive Shortstop Among Other Accolades

Well, not only is Amed Rosario the best defensive shortstop in the Eastern League, but Baseball America just named him the best defensive shortstop in the Florida State League as well. The fact is that being the best defensive shortstop in the Florida State League is just scratching the surface, as Rosario was also rated as the league’s best hitter […]

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All-Star Game Recap: American League 4, National League 2

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
All-Star Game Recap: American League 4, National League 2

The American League all-stars defeated the National League all-stars by a score of 4-2 tonight at PETCO Park. With the win, the American League secured home field advantage in the 2016 World Series. What you should know: In the top of the first inning, Kris Bryant who has 25 home runs in the regular season, […]

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2016 MLB All Star Game: Starting Pitchers and Lineups, 8:00 PM on FOX

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
2016 MLB All Star Game: Starting Pitchers and Lineups, 8:00 PM on FOX

With Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton winning the 2016 Home Run Derby on Monday at Petco Park, it’s onto the featured attraction where all attention turns to San Diego, California for the 87th annual Midsummer Classic. Petco Park will host the 2016 MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday night at 8:00 PM which will air live […]

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Bartolo Colon Humbled By All-Star Nod, Plans To Pitch One More Season

An article by posted on July 9, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Humbled By All-Star Nod, Plans To Pitch One More Season

The Mets announced that Bartolo Colon has been added to the National League All-Star roster replacing San Francisco Giants starter Madison Bumgarner who is starting on Sunday and will be unavailable to pitch. “It means a lot, especially for someone my age,” Colon said through an interpreter. “It surprised me a lot. There’s a lot […]

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Collins Says Syndergaard Will Pitch In All Star Game

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Says Syndergaard Will Pitch In All Star Game

A quick update on comments Terry Collins made this afternoon regarding who he will start in the All Star Game next Tuesday in San Diego. Noah Syndergaard will indeed pitch in the All Star Game. “He deserves it and the world needs to see him,” Collins said.”The world needs to see him” As for who […]

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MMO Exclusive: “House of Nails” by Lenny Dykstra

An article by posted on July 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: “House of Nails” by Lenny Dykstra

Lenny Dykstra is a man who has lived his life in grave fear.  Even from his youth, he was a scared person. The inception of his innate fear was different from the majority of society’s phobias.  It was not the dark that irked him; it wasn’t monsters; it was not a fear of harm or […]

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