Harold Baines and Lee Smith Elected to the Hall of Fame by Player’s Committee (Giuseppe)

The 2019 Today’s Player Committee has spoken and there will be at least two new names entering Cooperstown in July’s 2019 Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony after relief pitcher Lee Smith and stud designated hitter Harold Baines were both voted … Continue reading Harold Baines and Lee Smith Elected to the Hall of Fame by Player’s Committee (Giuseppe)

St. Louis Cardinals Acquire Paul Goldschmidt (Giuseppe)

The Arizona Diamondbacks traded away their franchise cornerstone on Wednesday when they traded superstar first baseman Paul Goldschmidt to the St. Louis Cardinals for pitcher Luke Weaver, catcher Carson Kelly, infielder Andrew Young, and a Competitive Balance Round B 2019 draft pick. Goldschmidt had … Continue reading St. Louis Cardinals Acquire Paul Goldschmidt (Giuseppe)

Philidelphia Phillies Acquire Jean Segura (Giuseppe)

The Philidelphia Phillies and the clearly rebuilding Seattle Mariners struck a deal on Monday that will send first baseman Carlos Santana and shortstop J.P. Crawford to Seattle, while relievers Juan Nicasio and James Pazos head to Philadelphia along with the centerpiece of the deal, Jean Segura. Segura had … Continue reading Philidelphia Phillies Acquire Jean Segura (Giuseppe)

Atlanta Braves Sign Josh Donaldson to One-year, $23 Million Deal (Giuseppe)

Shortly after signing catcher Brian McCann to a one-year, $2 Million deal, the Atlanta Braves signed third baseman Josh Donaldson to a one-year, $23 million deal, making it a big Monday for the Braves. The 32-year-old former American League Most Valuable Player … Continue reading Atlanta Braves Sign Josh Donaldson to One-year, $23 Million Deal (Giuseppe)

Khris Davis Wins Edgar Martinez Designated Hitter of the Year Award (Giuseppe)

Oakland A’s star slugger Khris Davis is 2018’s Edgar Martinez Designated Hitter of the Year Award winner after a stellar offensive season spent almost exclusively at the DH position. Davis hit .247/.328/.555 with 46 homers, 118 runs batted in, 93 … Continue reading Khris Davis Wins Edgar Martinez Designated Hitter of the Year Award (Giuseppe)

Mookie Betts, Christian Yelich Win 2018 Most Valuable Player Awards (Giuseppe)

Boston Red Sox superstar right fielder and Milwaukee Brewers superstar slugger Mookie Betts and Christian Yelich are the American and National League’s Most Valuable Players in 2018. Betts topped all of Major League Baseball in 2018 with an incredible .346 … Continue reading Mookie Betts, Christian Yelich Win 2018 Most Valuable Player Awards (Giuseppe)