Clay Buchholz Settles Down After Bad 1st Inning For Boston Red Sox In 7-6 Win Over Toronto Blue Jays

Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports

The first inning of this afternoon’s game did not start out well for Clay Buchholz and the Boston Red Sox at all. In Toronto to face the Toronto Blue Jays, the bottom of the first saw the Blue Jays jumping […]

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Washington Nationals Possible NLCS Preview?

Joy R. Absalon-USA TODAY Sports

Game 1 of this three-game regular season series between the St. Louis Cardinals and Washington Nationals belonged to the home team. The Nationals, behind their best starting pitcher so far this season, Gio Gonzalez, beat the defending NLCS champion Cardinals, […]

New York Mets Need Bartolo Colon To Avoid Disaster In Future Starts To Contend

Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports

Going into Sunday, the New York Mets actually had a chance of winning their weekend series against the Los Angeles Angels. With Bartolo Colon taking the mound after coming off of a great seven-inning performance, the Mets chances looked good — until the game […]

New York Mets Drop Series Finale To Cincinnati Reds As Lackluster Offense Stifles Again

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

If it was not for the 9th inning heroics of Ike Davis yesterday afternoon at Citi Field, where he led the New York Mets to a 6-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on a game-winning, pinch hit, walk off grand […]

New York Mets’ Offensive Struggles vs. Atlanta Braves a Sign of Trouble Ahead

Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports

Now it is only Spring Training, I know. And I know that the only players who played for the New York Mets in their afternoon game against the Atlanta Braves were mostly either backups or players unlikely to even make […]

New York Mets Beat Chicago Cubs Despite Another Unimpressive Start For Bartolo Colon

Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports

When the New York Mets signed aging 40-year-old starting pitcher Bartolo Colon this offseason, I immediately thought they were crazy, and I still do. Even though Colon went 18-6 last season for the Oakland Athletics, you just know at his age that […]

New York Mets Should Definitely Trade Daniel Murphy And Ike Davis

Anthony Gruppuso-USA TODAY Sports

Over the years Daniel Murphy has become a fan favorite of the New York Mets.  Ike Davis, on the other hand, has not.  Fans I’ve seen think it would be smart to trade one and not the other, Ike being […]

Should Milwaukee Brewers’ Carlos Gomez Be Suspended For Tirade?

Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

On Wednesday night, Carlos Gomez of the Milwaukee Brewers did something I have never seen in all of my years of watching baseball. With one out in the top of the first inning in a game against the Atlanta Braves, Gomez took perhaps the […]

New York Yankees Not Making Playoffs Is Sweet Justice?

The Star-Ledger-USA TODAY Sports

After the New York Yankees lost to the Tampa Bay Rays by a 8-3 last night, the Yankees were officially eliminated from playoff contention. So, has justice now been served, better late than never, now that the Yankees are not […]

Mariano Rivera: The Greatest Closer Of All Time Receives Greatest Ceremony Of All Time

Mariano Rivera

Mariano Rivera is the single greatest closer of all time. There is no argument in that. So for the final Sunday game at Yankee Stadium for Rivera and for starting pitcher Andy Pettitte (who also announced he will retire at […]

New York Yankees’ Andy Pettitte Had A Great Career, But Is It A Hall of Fame One?

The Star-Ledger-USA TODAY Sports

Yesterday, New York Yankees‘ Andy Pettitte announced that he will retire from the game of baseball once again (the first time being in 2010). So the question everyone is asking now is this: is Pettitte is a future Hall of Famer? Well let’s look […]

The Best And Worst That Could Come Out Of Matt Harvey’s Injury for New York Mets

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

New York Mets‘ ace Matt Harvey‘s torn UCL in his pitching elbow, with the strong possibility of having Tommy John Surgery, is and will be such a tremendous loss for the Mets for the rest of the 2013 season and […]