Tag: MLB news

MLB 2021 Pitchers Cheating
Posted in MLB Commentary MLB Editorial MLB Rule Changes

MLB Answers The Call Taking The First Step To Stop Cheating Pitchers

MLB is witnessing a pitching-dominated year. No one’s saying it aloud, but the inference is pitchers are cheating. It deserves a look. While MLB continues…

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Christian Yelich, MLB's Poster Boy for injured players 2021 (Getty)
Posted in MLB Commentary MLB Rising Injuries

MLB: With Injuries Up by 15% A Middle-Ground 30-Day IL Is Needed

MLB watches as injuries to players are on a steady rise. Teams need some wiggle room on the IL rules to adapt to their ever-changing…

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New York Mets Fans - The Faithful Photo Credit: The Daily Stache
Posted in MLB Commentary MLB Parity

MLB Standings: A Year With Tightness Like We’ve Never Seen Before

The MLB Standings reveal only four or more games behind in their division: a delight for fans, stress for players, and $$ for MLB. As…

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Jacob deGrom - Mets Ace Always Gets The Call (Photo: The Athletic)
Posted in MLB Analysis MLB Rule Changes

MLB: Is The Pitching That Good Or Are Hitters Stubborn And Stupid

MLB is having a season much like 1967-68 when pitching became so dominant the mound was lowered. But is it really the pitchers or hitters?…

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MLB HOF Induction Ceremony
Posted in MLB Editorial MLB Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

MLB Needs To Relax Its Television Only Plan For The 2021 HOF Induction

MLB has announced that the 2021 Hall Of Fame Induction ceremony will be a televised event only, an abrupt decision that needs correction. Major League…

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MLB 2021 - A Season Of Stars
Posted in MLB Analysis MLB Editorial

MLB: On Debunking The Claim These Early Games “Don’t Matter” Much

In MLB, we hear it all the time. “It’s only April; it takes time; we’ll straighten this thing out.” Oh yeah? Let’s talk again in…

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Field Of Dreams - MLB 2021 All-Star Game
Posted in Analysis MLB 2021 MLB 2021 All-Star Game

MLB: Why Not Play The All-Star Game At The “Field Of Dreams” In Iowa

Unless MLB changes its mind, a new site for the All-Star Game must be selected. Avoid the politics – The Field Of Dreams Is Perfect….

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Rob Manfred feeling the Stress (Dallas Morning News)
Posted in Analysis MLB 2021 MLB Editorial

It’s Looking Like MLB (I.E. Rob Manfred) Jumped The Gun On This One

MLB’s decision to move this year’s All-Star Game and Draft from Atlanta was a rash and knee-jerk move by Rob Manfred. Protest is mounting. Major…

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