Top Ten Catchers

Up until the start of the regular season, I’ll be putting together my top ten lists for each position. First up is catcher, a position that isn’t what it used to be, but still has talented veterans to go along with a few up and coming stars. Without further adieu, let’s get started. #10 Robinson Chirinos, Houston Astros Projected Stats: .225/.341/.434 (.775 OPS) -5 drs … Continue reading Top Ten Catchers

With New Additions, Yankees Look Like Best Team In Baseball

Heading into the offseason, the Yankees knew they had to close the gap between the rival Red Sox in the AL East. After all, the Red Sox won 108 games and a World Series championship and beat the Yankees in four games in the ALDS. Many envisioned that a signing of Manny Machado would need to take place for that gap to close, but that’s … Continue reading With New Additions, Yankees Look Like Best Team In Baseball

Pittsburgh Pirates Offseason Tracker and Analysis

While the Pirates trading for Chris Archer and Keone Kela at the trade deadline suggests their all in on contending, Pittsburgh continues to express the desire to dump salary. It will be interesting how they’ll be able to accomplish both goals this offseason. Current State: Playoff Contender Pirates Sign UTIL Lonnie Chisenhall The Pirates have signed utility player Lonnie Chisenhall to a one year, $2.75 … Continue reading Pittsburgh Pirates Offseason Tracker and Analysis

Washington Nationals Offseason Tracker and Analysis

The Nationals may be saying good-bye to Bryce Harper, or maybe they’re aren’t. No matter what, the team is remaining aggressive in pursuit of a World Series championship. Current State: World Series Contender Nationals Sign SP Patrick Corbin In a huge and surprising development, the Nationals have signed starting pitcher Patrick Corbin to a six year, $140 million contract. Corbin, 29, was pegged by many … Continue reading Washington Nationals Offseason Tracker and Analysis

Toronto Blue Jays Offseason Tracker and Analysis

The Blue Jays are yet another team heading towards a rebuilding process. Still, the future is bright with the game’s top prospect in Vladimir Guerrero Jr., so Toronto would be wise to trade away major leagues pieces to acquire more young talent to pair with the #1 prospect. Current State: Rebuilding Blue Jays Hire Charlie Montoyo as Manager The Blue Jays have hired Charlie Montoyo … Continue reading Toronto Blue Jays Offseason Tracker and Analysis

Texas Rangers Offseason Tracker and Analysis

The Rangers’ window of contention has closed, but the team is in for an interesting offseason. With so many young players on the team, the Rangers need to make a decision. Are these players part of the future or should they be traded away for a package of prospects? Current State: Rebuilding Rangers Acquire LHP Drew Smyly and a Player To Be Named Later in … Continue reading Texas Rangers Offseason Tracker and Analysis

Tampa Bay Rays Offseason Tracker and Analysis

Despite spending close to nothing on their players in 2018, the Rays managed to win 90 games using quirky methods such as the opener. They got the most of their young players, and will look to compliment them with established veterans to balance out the team. Current State: Playoff Contender Rays Sign SP Charlie Morton In an unexpected move, the Rays have signed starting pitcher … Continue reading Tampa Bay Rays Offseason Tracker and Analysis