It doesn’t take much to explain to someone just how good Kris Bryant is. One look at his 2014 Minor League numbers will drop jaws. And then there’s this unbelievable spring training where he hit a Major League-leading nine home runs in 14 spring games.
With Andrew McCutchen in center field and Starling Marte in left, the Pirates are one piece away from having one of the best young outfields in baseball. And they have that piece in Gregory Polanco, it’s just a matter of getting him to fit right and stick in right field in the bigs.
Box Score The Braves came up short in a 4-2 loss to the Pirates on Sunday afternoon. Jung Ho Kang belted a two-run homer in the ninth to send Pittsburgh to victory. At the plate: […]
Box Score The Atlanta Braves came from behind to beat the Toronto Blue Jays by a 5-3 score on Saturday afternoon. At the plate: Eric Young Jr. remains red hot. Make it four consecutive multi-hit […]
Box Score The Atlanta Braves handed the Boston Red Sox a 4-2 defeat in a rain shortened affair on Friday afternoon. At the plate: The Braves offense piled up 12 hits and touched up Clay […]
This spring, Reds manager Bryan Price became one of the first skippers to officially lay out his entire rotation, even though there were expected to be plenty of questions after Johnny Cueto and Mike Leake. And to the surprise of many, Cuban signee Raisel Iglesias, despite only pitching in the Arizona Fall League
Box Score The Atlanta Braves staged a ninth inning rally to beat the Pittsburgh Pirates by a 7-5 score on Thursday afternoon. At the plate: A five-run first inning is always a nice way to […]
Teams don’t often trade a young pitcher like Shelby Miller, but when you’re a team like the Cardinals with a surplus of young pitching ready to break out seemingly every year, it may be a bit more common. St. Louis general manager John Mozeliak basically said after trading Miller that one reason he did so was to make room in the rotation for Martinez, a top prospect who pitched out of the bullpen in 2014.
Before the baseball season gets underway next weekend here are 10 bold predictions about the upcoming season.
For a player with parts of three Major Leagues seasons on his resume, it’s still relatively unknown what kind of big league player Avisail Garcia will be.