MLB News and Rumors


What’s Up With Adam Wainwright’s Struggles Since Returning From the Achilles Injury?

What’s Up With Adam Wainwright’s Struggles Since Returning From the Achilles Injury?

Adam Wainwright’s return was supposed to stabilize the Cardinals rotation, but hasn’t found his groove yet.

Cardinals Hacking Punishment May Not Come Soon

Cardinals Hacking Punishment May Not Come Soon

With the draft approaching, punishing tied to it may not be possible.

by April 29, 2016 MLB News and Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Will Cubs Have Interest in A’s Gray and Reddick? Braves Buying Picks?

Lukewarm Stove: Will Cubs Have Interest in A’s Gray and Reddick? Braves Buying Picks?

I know. A rumor post in April. This is nuts. But there are things to discuss!

Whoa: Dee Gordon Suspended 80 Games After Testing Positive for Two PEDs

Whoa: Dee Gordon Suspended 80 Games After Testing Positive for Two PEDs

It’s hard to be shocked by these things anymore, but it’s still very surprising.

by April 29, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
MLBits: Cardinals Voodoo, Banning Shifts, Darvish Coming Back, Prospects Promoted, More

MLBits: Cardinals Voodoo, Banning Shifts, Darvish Coming Back, Prospects Promoted, More

Aledmys Diaz is potentially going to break some records, because of course. Also: lots of top prospects coming, and a top arm coming back.

by April 28, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
The Ever-Expanding Role of Analytics, and the Growing Front Office

The Ever-Expanding Role of Analytics, and the Growing Front Office

The analytics groups in front offices around baseball continue to explode.

by April 27, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
MLBits: Carrasco to the DL, Buxton to AAA, Aledmys Diaz Goes Off, and Offense Is Up

MLBits: Carrasco to the DL, Buxton to AAA, Aledmys Diaz Goes Off, and Offense Is Up

Carlos Carrasco is going to be out for a while. Byron Buxton is not in the majors anymore. The Cardinals have a breakout star. Naturally.

by April 26, 2016 MLB News and Rumors

MLBits: Palmeiro, St. Louis Allegations, Braves Stock for Sale, Harper, Oh, More

MLBits: Palmeiro, St. Louis Allegations, Braves Stock for Sale, Harper, Oh, More

Rafael Palmeiro’s rise an fall makes for an incredible read. Cardinals fans probably didn’t racially taunt, Harper’s ridiculous, Oh is on a record pace, more.

by April 20, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
MLBits: Garcia Dominates, Fernandez Showcase, Kang Rehab, Female Player, More

MLBits: Garcia Dominates, Fernandez Showcase, Kang Rehab, Female Player, More

Jaime Garcia has been so very good again, Jung-Ho Kang is coming back, Matt Harvey is struggling, and much more.

by April 18, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Adam Wainwright is Struggling, Frustrated, and Other Bullets

Adam Wainwright is Struggling, Frustrated, and Other Bullets

So far, it’s been a rocky start for the Cardinals’ ace. And they’ll soon face the Cubs. Also, today’s a special anniversary.

MLBits: Gonzales TJS, Sandoval Fight, Kang Returning, LaRoche Intrigue, and Much More

MLBits: Gonzales TJS, Sandoval Fight, Kang Returning, LaRoche Intrigue, and Much More

The Cardinals have lost another pitcher. The Red Sox might not mind losing a third baseman. Much more.

by April 14, 2016 MLB News and Rumors

MLBits: Pitching Injuries, Panicked Teams, Liriano, deGrom, Olivera Arrested, More

MLBits: Pitching Injuries, Panicked Teams, Liriano, deGrom, Olivera Arrested, More

The latest from around the league includes some notable pitching injury news.

by April 13, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Giants Give Brandon Belt Extension That Could Be Worth Nearly $80 Million

Giants Give Brandon Belt Extension That Could Be Worth Nearly $80 Million

Brandon Belt’s new deal keeps him in San Francisco through 2021 and could help set guidelines for future Cubs extensions.

by April 9, 2016 MLB News and Rumors