Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 31, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 31, 2015

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 30, 2015

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Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 29, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 29, 2015

Alex Rodriguez Ties Barry Bonds for 2nd on the All-Time RBI List

Alex Rodriguez is having himself one heck of a bounce-back season. While the Yankees may not be willing to fully celebrate A-Rod’s accomplishments (for, in my opinion, spite and selfish financial reasons only), I’m going to. With a fifth-inning sacrifice Continue reading Alex Rodriguez Ties Barry Bonds for 2nd on the All-Time RBI List

Home, Sweet Texas Home: Josh Hamilton’s Return to Arlington a Success

Last night had to be one that Ranger outfielder Josh Hamilton will remember for some time. The embattled former star returned to Globe Life Park in Arlington wearing the home whites for the first time since being castaway by the Continue reading Home, Sweet Texas Home: Josh Hamilton’s Return to Arlington a Success

Noah Syndergaard: Baseball Player

New York Mets rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard is a baseball player in the truest sense of the term. “But isn’t everyone in the Major Leagues a baseball player?” You ask. No. No they’re not. Jon Lester — he who is Continue reading Noah Syndergaard: Baseball Player

Cleveland Indians Shave Heads In Support of Mike Aviles’ Daughter

The Cleveland Indians are all shaving their heads. We’ve seen this type of thing before, where players on a team collectively do something wacky together show solidarity and to build team unity. For example, in New York, a lot of Continue reading Cleveland Indians Shave Heads In Support of Mike Aviles’ Daughter

SAD Interseries Championship: Giants Retain Title with Series Sweep Over Brewers

The Giants are proving themselves to be road warriors of late, and remain one of the hottest teams in baseball. After winning the Interseries Championship from the Dodgers, they’ve twice had to take their title defense to the home field Continue reading SAD Interseries Championship: Giants Retain Title with Series Sweep Over Brewers

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 28, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 28, 2015

AL and NL All-Star Voting Results Update

*These results are courtesy of MLB.com* Major League Baseball has released the first update in the 2015 All-Star Game balloting for both the American League and the National League. The AL results were released yesterday; the NL results today. The Continue reading AL and NL All-Star Voting Results Update

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 27, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 27, 2015

Braves and Dodgers Swap Alberto Callaspo for Juan Uribe In Six-Player Deal

We have our first big trade of the 2015 season. The Braves and the Dodgers have reached an agreement on a six-player deal that will send third baseman Alberto Callaspo to Los Angeles and third baseman Juan Uribe to Atlanta. Continue reading Braves and Dodgers Swap Alberto Callaspo for Juan Uribe In Six-Player Deal

Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant Put On A Show Last Night

If you were in attendance at Wrigley Field for last night’s Nationals-Cubs game, boy did you get your money’s worth. There were two impressive pitching performances, one turned in by each of the team’s starters. Chicago’s Kyle Hendricks yielded just Continue reading Bryce Harper and Kris Bryant Put On A Show Last Night

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 26, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 26, 2015

SAD Interseries Championship: Rockies Earn Series Split, But Not The Title

Poor, poor Colorado Rockies. For the third straight time, they’ve come ever so close to winning the Seeds All Day Interseries Championship for the first time in their history, and for the third straight time they’ve walked away empty handed Continue reading SAD Interseries Championship: Rockies Earn Series Split, But Not The Title

Podcast Episode 31 – A Sticky Situation

Matthew George and Brandon Mattingly discus the current state of Major League Baseball’s foreign substance rules in the wake of the recent string of pitcher suspensions this past week. They also dish on Josh Hamilton’s return, debate whether the Cardinals Continue reading Podcast Episode 31 – A Sticky Situation

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 25, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 25, 2015

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 23, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 23, 2015

SAD Interseries Championship: Giants Take Title With Shutout Sweep of Dodgers

Down go the Dodgers! Finally, after six straight successful title defenses, a challenger has risen and vanquished our defending champs. The San Francisco Giants, inaugural holders of the Seeds All Day Interseries Championship, have reclaimed the belt with a three-game Continue reading SAD Interseries Championship: Giants Take Title With Shutout Sweep of Dodgers

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 22, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 22, 2015

No Matter How You Try To Parse It, Will Smith Was Cheating Last Night

Brewers reliever Will Smith was ejected last night because he was cheating. He had a gloop of some kind of tacky foreign substance on his glove-hand forearm, and was using gloop so that he could get a better grip on Continue reading No Matter How You Try To Parse It, Will Smith Was Cheating Last Night

Ron Washington Lands a New Gig with the A’s

This morning, the Oakland Athletics officially announced that the team had hired former Rangers manager Ron Washington to its coaching staff. Washington will reportedly serve primarily as an infield defense instructor, which is a real return to his roots of Continue reading Ron Washington Lands a New Gig with the A’s

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 21, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 21, 2015

Wacha is Making Us Forget How Big of a Loss Wainwright Should Have Been

Remember when we were kind of worried about the Cardinals’ World Series chances after Adam Wainwright was lost for the season? We knew the Cardinals would remain one of baseball’s better teams, at least through the regular season. St. Louis Continue reading Wacha is Making Us Forget How Big of a Loss Wainwright Should Have Been

Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 20, 2015

MLB’s Beat the Streak contest challenges fans to take on one of baseball’s most legendary records. To win, fans must select up to two players each day who they think will get a base, and run a streak up to Continue reading Brandon’s and Matthew’s Beat the Streak Picks for May 20, 2015