One of the biggest changes to this MLB season is the newly negotiated 10 day DL. The change from 15 to 10 days was made mostly to accommodate starting pitchers so they would theoretically only miss one start . This rule change might be great for players and managers who acquire a number of minor dings and dents over a 6-month season, but is currently wrecking havoc on fantasy rosters. Continue reading
Madison Bumgarner did what all “country boys” do at one point or another, crash a dirt bike. The injury will leave him sidelined for at least the next 6 weeks and the already stumbling Giants without their biggest competitor and ace. Continue reading
The latest in a long list of players to be accused of doing steroids is Korean sensation turned American comeback darling Eric Thames. Cubs pitcher John Lackey was quoted as saying “The homer hit the other way, I mean, you don’t see that happen here very often. That’s kinda one of those things that makes you scratch your head”.
Eric Thames initial stint in the big leagues did not go according to plan. After debuting for the Blue Jays in 2011 Thames was found himself jobless only a few seasons later and decided to go the KBO (Korean Baseball Organization) to play for the NC Dinos. Leaving America a “4A” player, someone good enough to play in the minors but not the bigs full, Thames returned a God.
Citing a scheduling conflict President Donald Trump passed on the opportunity to throw out the first pitch of the Nationals home opener. Continue reading