Shortstop Alan Trammel and Pitcher Jack Morris have been elected into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Trammel batted .285 with 185 home runs in his career. His name is forever tied to his double play partner, Lou Whitaker, who was Trammel’s second base partner for 19 years, the longest such combination in baseball history. … Read More Tiger Duo Inducted Into Hall of Fame
We continue our countdown of the 25 Best Hitters of the Free Agent Era. The rest of the posts can be found here. One of the greatest switch-hitters to play the game “Steady Eddie” Murray was just as his nickname suggests. He burst onto the scene in 1977, winning Rookie of the Year honors by batting… Read More 25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #22 Eddie Murray
We continue our countdown of the top 25 hitters of the free agent era. All posts can be found here. Jeff Bagwell was born in Boston and grew up a Red Sox fan. He was drafted by the Red Sox in 1989. And then, he was traded by the Red Sox. In 1990, “Bags” was… Read More 25 Best Hitters of Free Agent Era: #23 Jeff Bagwell
JD Martinez hit four homers tonight. The Diamondbacks just won their 11th straight. The Indians have already asked someone to hold their beer and have won 12 straight. The Dodgers, seemingly invincible just two weeks ago, have dropped 9 of 10. Giancarlo Stanton is hitting anything he wants out of the ballpark. There only two division… Read More 2017 Season: Chaos and Excitement as the Home Stretch is Upon Us.