The San Francisco Giants should sell at the MLB Trade Deadline

The San Francisco Giants should sell at the MLB Trade Deadline

The Giants have regressed this season despite adding pieces in free agency. Photo: Getty Images The Giants are in the middle of a skid, but according to reports, the team doesn’t plan to sell off their assets before the Aug. 2 trade deadline. Despite re-signing many of last season’s top contributors to their 107-win season, … Read more

Mariners acquire pitcher Luis Castillo from Reds

Mariners acquire pitcher Luis Castillo from Reds

Luis Castillo is heading to Seattle in hopes of helping the team snap its postseason-less streak.Photo: AP The Seattle Mariners are looking to make the playoffs for the first time in over 20 years. Ichiro’s rookie season was the last time they played past 162 games. Heading into Saturday’s games, Seattle is only a half-game … Read more

More MLB teams should fail like the Angels

More MLB teams should fail like the Angels

Sho’ time may be coming to an than. Image: Getty Images The Angels lost last night. They did so with Shohei Ohtani on the mound, striking out over 10 hitters again. It’s this thing he does. But it didn’t matter, as the Halos never scored and lost 2-0 to the Rangers. Ohtani has struck out … Read more

MLB should pay players fairly, eliminate minors

MLB should pay players fairly, eliminate minors

Wilson!!!!!!Image: Getty Images Stick with me here. Yesterday, my timeline was inundated with Willson Contreras news. Although I haven’t watched a Cubs game all season — a real departure from the rest of my life — it was impossible to miss nor was it possible to ignore my feelings about Willson. He likely played his … Read more

Is every MLB team somehow in on Nationals’ Juan Soto?

Is every MLB team somehow in on Nationals’ Juan Soto?

Yeah, yeah. Everyone is in on Juan Soto. Sure.Image: Getty Images There isn’t anyone more desirable at this year’s MLB trade deadline than Juan Soto. He’s a 23-year-old slugger with more potential than a boulder sitting at the top of a steep hill (that’s a science joke for all the professors out there). It was … Read more

Will Mike Trout regret staying with the Los Angeles Angels?

Will Mike Trout regret staying with the Los Angeles Angels?

Is this what Mike Trout signed up for?Image: Getty Images Do you think Mike Trout ever has regrets? Back in 2019, Trout signed a monstrous 12-year, $426.5 million extension with the Angels that made him by far the highest-paid player in MLB history. At the time, the two-time AL MVP (Trout won his third in … Read more

Mets’ Jacob deGrom still facing setbacks in return

Mets’ Jacob deGrom still facing setbacks in return

What if we told you Jacob deGrom was struggling but the Mets are doing fine?Image: AP The New York Mets are currently 60-37 — first place in the NL East — despite the fact that their best pitcher, two-time Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom hasn’t pitched a single game for them all year. DeGrom … Read more

The Texas Rangers now have two top-flight pitching prospects

The Texas Rangers now have two top-flight pitching prospects

Texas is going for it (in a few years).Image: AP Finally, the Texas Rangers’ front office is attempting to position the franchise out of American League irrelevance. The team hasn’t won a postseason game since 2015 and, in the seven years since, Texas has tried to revamp its roster multiple times with players like Ian … Read more

It’s time to trade Ohtani — here are some hypothetical deals for the two-way superstar

It’s time to trade Ohtani — here are some hypothetical deals for the two-way superstar

Illustration: Getty Images I can’t believe what I’m about to say: The Angels have to trade Shohei Ohtani. Bear with me. I’m not saying this is a decision they’ll enjoy making. And it’ll be close to impossible to “win” a trade in which you’re giving up the reigning AL MVP who’s also a top candidate … Read more