The 2019 series in London should be fun, but the 2020 series should be elsewhere.
Combimetrics brings to you Magnum Octad Enumerate, the new theory that explains the true recipe for success in the majors.
With the 80th anniversary of his unfortunate death on the horizon, it is time for the Reds to step up to honor Willard Hershberger, again.
The problems with major league Type 20B free agency this offseason have brought the name Curt Flood to my brain a lot. Now, with the Hall of Fame lacking Marvin Miller, there is at least another way to honor those who have made the modern free agency system a reality. A retired number is still the way to go...
There’s nothing more disappointing than a Minor League affiliate with the same name as the parent team, unless its cliche like "Bulldogs" or "Cougars."
Most of us have spent time looking through all of the Minor League baseball team names across the country. Ridiculous names should be required.
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The Chicago Cubs have a buffet of talent to explore during free agency this offseason but will they choose to spend?
The Chicago Cubs will have their third hitting coach in the last three seasons with Anthony Iapoce set to replace Chili Davis.