Cubs ground rival Cardinals, lower magic number

Hendricks was in control in beating the Cards on SaturdayThe Chicago Cubs downed their historic arch-rival Saint Louis Cardinals by a 4-1 score on Saturday afternoon at Wrigley Field.With the victory, the Cubbies lowered their 'Magic Number' to clinch their second consecutive NL Central Division crown to 10 over the Cards, and to 11 over … Continue reading Cubs ground rival Cardinals, lower magic number

Pirates ready to see the real Tyler Glasnow

Glasnow ready for his second chance in 2017It might seem as though Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Tyler Glasnow has been around in the prospect game for a long time. In fact, he has indeed.He has steadily climbed the MLB Pipeline pre-season rankings. Prior to the 2014 season he was ranked as the 27th overall prospect. In 2015, he moved … Continue reading Pirates ready to see the real Tyler Glasnow

Cincinnati Reds collapse could cost manager his job

Reds skipper Bryan Price will find his job on the line The 2017 Major League Baseball season began well for the Cincinnati Reds. The club got off to a hot start, winning seven of their first nine games.As late as May 17, the Reds were still in first place in the National League Central Division standings. … Continue reading Cincinnati Reds collapse could cost manager his job

MLB Spotlight series: Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee Brewers

NL Central lead at stake as Cubs visit BrewersThe most competitive division race in the 2017 MLB regular season thus far is taking place in the National League Central Division.After appearing to sleepwalk through much of the first half, the defending champion Chicago Cubs are on top once again. However, three teams are within just 4.5 games … Continue reading MLB Spotlight series: Chicago Cubs at Milwaukee Brewers

Will the suddenly hot Pittsburgh Pirates be trade deadline buyers or sellers?

Pirates could contend with Cutch, or deal himOn Monday night, the Pittsburgh Pirates rallied from behind for a 4-2 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.With that win, the Bucs drew to within three games of the .500 mark on the season. They also pulled within six games in the NL Central standings of the first place … Continue reading Will the suddenly hot Pittsburgh Pirates be trade deadline buyers or sellers?