Who the Heck is Eric Thames?

If your answer was “The hottest hitter in baseball at the moment” you would be correct. Thames was drafted by the Yankees in the 2007 June Amateur Draft, and then by the Blue Jays in the 7th round of the 2008 MLB June Amateur Draft. He finally made it to the bigs in 2011 with the…

Hot or Not: MLB Early Season Review

The season is up and running and we are now presented with a decent sample size for what it may hold. We have the reigning champion Chicago Cubs at a solid 5-2, and the first losers (Hi, Cleveland) at 4-3. But let’s take a little more in-depth look at the teams who have come out…

Ode To Baseball

Baseball is back in full-swing (get it?) and this season I ask one thing, let’s all take a breath and just appreciate the greatest game there ever was, and acknowledge one simple truth: Baseball is magic. Whether you love the Red Sox, the Mariners, the Cubs, or the Giants is irrelevant. What matters is the…