2014 Season Kit

The 2014 season starts with some interesting changes regarding the instant replay, the home plate collision rule, and the new PED policy. As for the structure of the regular season schedule, each team will play 19 games vs. divisional opponents, for 76 division games total. The 19 games will be played in six series – three …

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2013 Season Review

SCORES (MLB.com) STANDINGS (MLB.com) STATS (MLB.com) TRANSACTIONS (MLB.com) Post-Season picture 2013 Awards (MLB.com) MLB opening day rosters featured 28.2% of players born outside U.S. (4th all-time highest). The 2013 campaign marked the Houston Astros’ switch from NL Central to AL West. So each league had 15 teams with interleague games played all season long. The 2013 schedule was a …

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Tribute to a Champion!

Mariano Rivera, the All-time saves leader (652), played his last game at the Yankees Stadium vs. the Rays yesterday. Andy Petitte and Derek Jeter came out of the dugout to take him out of the game in a very emotional moment. Rivera is going to retire at the season end, after spending 19 years in …

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PED Suspension List (The CHEATERS)

Starting today, I’ll keep updating the list of MLB players suspended for violating enhancing drug protocol set by the CBA. In my opinion, such players simply cheated the world of baseball and reached their performance with “outside” aid. It’s time for Baseball to think about declaring void contracts and withdrawing awards assigned to such players. This will …

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2013 Season Gems

The following are some of the best performances of the 2013 baseball season with related videos. (15/04/2013: Phillies 2 Reds 4) Phillies CF Ben Revere makes one of the most amazing leaping catch ever (Video) (26/04/2013: Braves 0 Tigers 10) Tigers starter Anibal Sanchez notches 17 Ks to set a Tigers single-game record (Video) (02/05/2013: …

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RESILIENT CARDINALS WIN IT ALL!

The 2011 Cardinals are one of the most resilient team ever seen in baseball. They lost ace Adam Wainwright for good before he could throw an official pitch, then played most of the season without key players such as Pujols, Holliday and Freese, again they were 10 ½ games behind the wild card Braves in August. They made …

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MLB 2011 SEASON Summary

MLB SCOREBOARD (Source: SportingNews) MLB STANDINGS (Source: SportingNews) MLB TRANSACTIONS (Source: MLB) AL & NL LEADERS (Source USA Today) AL Team-by-Team stats (Source USA Today) NL Team-by-Team stats (Source USA Today) PHOTO GALLERY (Source USA Today) 2011 MLB Awards (Source: MLB) BA All-Rookie Team (Source: Baseball America)