Matt Thaiss was taken by the Angels in the 1st round of the 2016 draft, out of Virginia.
The Angels taking him in the first round says all you need to know about his bat: it is awesome. 200 more words
The Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) is pleased to announce Mike Napoli as the Cleveland Indians 2016 Heart and Hustle Award winner. This esteemed award honors active players who demonstrate a passion for the game of baseball and best embody the values, spirit and traditions of the game. 301 more words
A former art director at Ghodspeed Woodcraft, Romeo Aberin hopes to advance his career in art and visual development after he graduates from Academy of Art University in San Francisco. 155 more words
Freddie Freeman’s Iron Man streak ended in 2015 courtesy of a nagging wrist injury that twice landed him on the disabled list. The Braves’ two-time All-Star first baseman missed 44 games total in 2015 and struggled during the second half of the season while playing through pain, posting uncharacteristic offensive numbers after the break. 130 more words