Tags » Baseball

Rival Executives Remain 'Skeptical' Red Sox Will Receive Acceptable Trade Offer for Mookie Betts, per Ken Rosenthal

In his latest notes column for The Athletic, MLB insider Ken Rosenthal pointed out that rival executives across baseball believe that if the Red Sox were to trade Mookie Betts this offseason, they would fail to get a significant package of prospects or major-league ready players in return due to the fact that the star outfielder only has one year of team control left. 460 more words

Watching Baseball from Paris

This was the first year, in more than five years, that I went to fewer than four baseball games in a season (I went to just three). 428 more words


Playing GM - White Sox

The Grandal signing and extension of Abreu signify one thing – the Sox are no longer rebuilding. It appears that they feel they are ready to compete, so it’s time to pretend that I am White Sox GM and tell them everything they need to do the rest of this offseason. 526 more words


Yankees want out of paying Ellsbury $26 million he's owed: Reports

The New York Yankees reportedly will seek to retain some or all of the $26 million they owe to recently released outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury.

The New York Post reported Friday that the Yankees will file a grievance because Ellsbury used a non-team rehab facility as he attempted to recover from assorted injuries. 183 more words


El último anillo es de Guantánamo

Por: Juan Carlos Lahera

Es un sueño para cualquier pelotero cubano llegar a Grandes Ligas. Convertirse en jugador de todos los dias es un plus extraordinario pero ganar una Serie Mundial y el anillo que lo certifica es la realización de ese sueño con creces. 652 more words

Jake Gibbs

Gibbs caught for 10 years for the New York Yankees. From 1962-1971, he appeared in 528 games and hit .233 with 25 home runs. Many of those years saw Gibbs log limited time with New York. 140 more words

The Three Words that Baseball Card Buyers Never Want to Hear

If you’re selling a card, your first responsibility is to declare a price …

I was recently in a card forum where a seller was offering a card. 1,005 more words