Cubs lose Contreras, but Avila ready to step in

Contreras (C) has been pivotal to Cubs this seasonThe Chicago Cubs are the defending World Series champions, and entered the season as prohibitive favorites to repeat in the NL Central Division.Things haven’t gone as smoothly as the team or their fans in the friendly confines of Wrigley Field had expected. The Cubbies struggled for most … Continue reading Cubs lose Contreras, but Avila ready to step in

Nine first-timers among 2016 Gold Glove Award winners

The 2016 MLB Gold Glove Awards were announced last night, and there were nine first-timers among the honorees. When MLB announced the 2016 Gold Glove Award winners for fielding excellence last night, a total of nine first-timers were among the honorees across the two leagues. In the National League, center fielder Ender Inciarte of the Atlanta Braves, second … Continue reading Nine first-timers among 2016 Gold Glove Award winners

MLB 2016 prediction: NL Most Valuable Player

Our staff at TBOH has just released our predictions for the final standings in each division, as well as our postseason predictions, including the 2016 World Series winner. In addition, in my role as editor I have also released my own predictions for the Phillies in the coming season.Our staff continued by releasing our predictions for some of MLB’s major award winners, … Continue reading MLB 2016 prediction: NL Most Valuable Player