At the Obstructed View headquarters last night in Damascus (office space is pretty cheap right now), GW, Myles, Berselius, Aisle424 and myself got together to take part in an auction. ...
Castellanos on waivers
Alex Castellanos was just put on waivers for the second time this year. I wrote about it the first time, concluding:
I'm not saying that Castellanos ...
Ted Lilly Added to Cubs front office
Ted Lilly signed on with the Cubs FO as a special assistant, and should be around as an instructor in spring training as well as doing some scouting ...
Starlin Castro will be sidelined for the next 7 to 10 days after suffering a hamstring injury yesterday. The good news is that rather than getting an extended glimpse at Javier Baez ...
I won't print the whole list because it's pay only (seriously, get a subscription already). I will, however, show the NL Central.
1. St. Louis Cardinals (fuck)
4. Pittsburgh ...
There was very little about today's Cubs game versus the Angels that was worth talking about, but there was a seedling of hope burrowed in the manure of this game.
After the "starters" ...
This is it, ladies and gentlemen. The first spring training game of the season.
As an appetizer, please watch this video (h/t Bleacher Nation). Get lost in Kris Bryant's eyes. Wonder ...
Ernesto Molinet is a 29 year-old first baseman who defected at some point after the 2013 Cuban National Series. Like Daniel Carbonell, Molinet's defection has mainly gone unnoticed ...
Today's daily defector is Dayron Varona. Varona is a centerfielder from Camaguey. His departure from Cuba was originally reported in November, but that appears to have been inaccurate. ...
The Cubs are hoping Mike Olt can, at some point, take over 3rd base and put up some of the impressive numbers he did prior to 2013. He had a horrible season in the minor leagues last ...
I thought the Jeff Samardzija trade rumors were put to sleep for at least a few months, but Gordo is back with more of them. Last we knew was that he had two years left on his contract, ...
Playing online casino games is a fantastic way to pass the time while at home, this is because all you need some sort of device such as a phone, tablet or computer. Once you have these ...
Rusney Castillo is a centerfielder who defected from Cuba last December. He was suspended from international travel and National Series play in August, meaning that this was at least ...
Cuban shortstop Erisbel Arruebarruena has reportedly agreed to terms with the Dodgers for five years and $25 million. Arruebarruena, who is in desperate need of a nickname (Babar? ...
Last October, center fielder Daniel Carbonell Arredondo and infielder Orlando Perez Darias defected from Cuba. As far as I can tell, their defection has yet to be reported in the American ...
Angels: -0.7 WAR (2 players)
Astros: 0.0 WAR
Athletics: 1.4 WAR (Sonny Gray)
Blue Jays: -0.2 WAR(Kevin Pillar)
Braves: 0.8 WAR (Alex Wood)
Brewers: 0.0 WAR
Cardinals: 2.9 WAR (3 players)
Is extremely good at first
but not MVP.
Kansas City Royals
Aoki fan here
Can't help thinking Wil Myers
Is a lot better.
So, we've got the team. My best guess at the 25-man roster (Wins Above Replacement – Myles):
For literally no reason at all, I always await the day pitchers and catchers report with bated breath. In my head, I know that absolutely nothing important happens on that day. Why ...
A surly Kiley McDaniel has followed up his original scoop about the Yankees' plans to to binge on this year's by putting some names out there:
Dermis Garcia (3B, Dominican) ...