Time for Phillies to give Alec Bohm a full shot to start in 2020

It is only a matter of time before Bohm's powerful bat is impacting the Phillies lineup   The Houston Astros won the 2017 World Series and are now playing in their third consecutive American League Championship Series. They won 107 games this season, most in Major League Baseball. Whether they ultimately capture another title this … Continue reading Time for Phillies to give Alec Bohm a full shot to start in 2020

MLB awards: my 2018 IBWAA ballot

IBWAA 2018 MLB awards ballot timeBack in 2009 the IBWAA (Internet Baseball Writers Association of America) was originally, and perhaps fittingly, founded on Independence Day “to organize and promote the growing online baseball media, and to serve as a digital alternative to the Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA)” per the organization home site.At the end of … Continue reading MLB awards: my 2018 IBWAA ballot

Astros threaten to make a mockery of AL West race

The rampaging Houston Astros are threatening to make a mockery of the American League West Division race, and we're only six weeks into the 2017 Major League Baseball regular season.The Astros have jumped out to a 25-11 record through games of Friday, May 13. That is the best record in baseball, and leaves the club eight … Continue reading Astros threaten to make a mockery of AL West race