Braves acquire Ryan Doumit from Twins
The Braves have traded their top draft pick from 2011 for one year of Ryan Doumit.
The Atlanta Braves have traded their top draft pick from 2011, pitcher
Blackhawks Continue To Roll
from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN,
Not sure if it's because we've all become so used to them winning -- twice being Stanley Cup champions since 2010 -- but has a first-place team ever gone without less fanfare than the Chicago Blackhawks?
Yankees Parking Lot Bond Holders May See Some Dollars
For those investors holding defaulted tax-exempt bonds used to build parking garages for the new Yankee Stadium, y...
Leafs May Soon Be In Crisis Mode
from Chris Johnston of Sportsnet,
The word "crisis" is now being attached to the Toronto Maple Leafs and after just seven wins in the last 22 games it really isn’t much of a stretch.
There has been an unmistakable fragility to this ...
Intervention: Jason Thompson
In which we sit down Jason Thompson for some tough love.
[The following is a difficult conversation with Jason Thompson. Jason has a problem. This is his intervention.]
[Please also note that this is in no way meant to mock anyone w...
Purple Row Prospects List, Winter 2013: 20-16
Here are prospects 20-16 in the Winter 2013 Purple Row Prospects list, the Purple Row community's list of the top 30 Rockies prospects.
It's time to reveal five more names on the Winter 2013 Purple Row Prospects (PuRPs) list. In this e...
Cubs Prospects: The 50-Percent Rule
An oft-used axiom is that a player who is successful in Double-A has a 50-percent chance of being a successful major leaguer. I examine how this plays into evaluating present Cubs prospects.
When I took on this writing gig for Bleed Cu...
Poll: Brewers made right decisions on Hart, Morrison, Loney
Voters in our tracking poll say the Brewers still need to upgrade at first base, but made the right decision passing up these three options.
This week's Brew Crew Ball Tracking Poll was open from noon Monday through Tuesday and receive...
The Point Guard Conundrum
The optimal lineup? (Apologies for reminding you of those shoes.)
Michigan's underwhelming start to this season can in large part be attributed to the dropoff in play at point guard; this was expected with Trey Burke gone to the NBA, but t...
New York Giants' Injury Report: Ten players out of Wednesday practice
Injuries may leave the Giants short-handed at several positions on Sunday vs. the Detroit Lions.
Attendance at Wednesday's practice for the New York Giants will be sparse. Ten players are on the injury report, and according to media re...
Passan: Houston legit after Choo
Yahoo's Jeff Passan said this morning that the Astros are still a "legit Choo player." Here's where it gets interesting: the Rangers, who were also thought to be hard in on Choo, have apparently decided to move towards signing Masahiro Tanaka. The...
Michael Morse at first base?
Oh, heck no. Unless, maybe. But probably heck no.
Brandon Belt is a good first baseman.
We're about 2,400 innings into his big-league career, and just about every defensive metric shows him being above average. His career UZR and UZR...
Casey McGehee Signs with Marlins
The Marlins continued with their offseason acquisition spree on Wednesday by signing third baseman Casey McGehee to a 1 year deal according to Miami Herald writer Barry Jackson. Am told that marlins and third baseman casey mcgehee have reached ...
Looking ahead to Lions' next opponent: New York Giants
A look at the New York Giants, which will play at the Detroit Lions in Week 16 of the season.
Next up for the Detroit Lions is a home game against the New York Giants in Week 16. Here's an early ...
Drew Stubbs: Traded To Rockies
Drew Stubbs: The Indians have agreed to trade Stubbs to the Rockies, Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com reports.
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