Posts Tagged Case

  • Chicago Cubs: Wada case he’s making

    Tsuyoshi Wada is making a case for a permanent rotation spot. In a season filled with unpredictability, Tsuyoshi Wada has been a pleasant surprise up to this point. Coming into the season, the Chicago Cubs were being lauded for their elite position prospects in the minors. Little attention was being...

  • Week 13 MLB Waiver Wire: The Troubling Case of Justin Verlander

    In this week’s edition of the Weekly Waiver Wire, we have a Gold medalist, a player who went to the same High School as Steve Largent, a Cy Young Award winner, a former football player (High School level), and a 4x Gold Glove winner. MLB Waiver Wire players to add: Jake Arrieta (SP,ChC,31% owned):...

  • Dustin Pedroia makes an articulate and compelling case for the existence of Sasquatch

    While using the terms “articulate” and “compelling’ may be a bit of stretch when describing the argument set forth by  Dustin Pedroia in which he espouses his belief in the existence of Sasquatch — Bigfoot to the layperson — one cannot argue with the Boston Red Sox second baseman passio...

  • Best Case and Worst Case for the Yankees with A-Rod

    Right now, there are a million different possibilities regarding Alex Rodriguez’s future with the New York Yankees. Even after a decision is made by the arbitrator – which is expected in a manner of days – there will still be a thousand different possibilities. A number of different things c...

  • 2014 AL East: Best And Worst Case Scenarios

    Koji Uehara and the Red Sox, fresh off the World Series championship, can they do it again or will they struggle? Welcome to 2014! We are one month away from being in February which means baseball is right around the corner. Two days into 2014 and I have come up with some best and worst case scenar...

  • Alex Rodriguez tells Dominican Republic media he is ‘very optimistic’ about case

    Alex Rodriguez was in the Dominican Republic on Thursday to take part in David Ortiz’s Celebrity Golf Classic in Santa Domingo. While paying a visit to one of his former stomping grounds — A-Rod’s parents moved the family there from New York when he was four before settling in Miami, Fla. — ...

  • A-Rod’s attorneys vow to release all evidence, take case to federal court

    Alex Rodriguez’s grievance hearing to overturn his 211-game suspension ended Thursday as both sides rested their cases. That came a day after the New York Yankees third baseman walked out of the proceedings and decided not to testify in his own defense. A decision in the case is not expected until...

  • MLB MVP 2013: Making the Case for Each Finalist in AL, NL Races

    The Boston Red Sox took home the 2013 World Series, but they aren't the only winners. Individual awards are also being passed out, and none is more vital than the Most Valuable Player award. Both the American League and National League are down to three finalists, with tight races across the board s...

  • Making the Case for Bob Melvin as Manager of the Year Again

    Though Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell appears to be a runaway for AL Manager of the Year, Oakland A's manager Bob Melvin has a strong case to pull off the upset. The Baseball Writers' Association of America announced the three candidates: Farrell, Melvin and the Cleveland Indians' Terry Francon...

  • Report: Lawyers in A-Rod doping case nearly came to blows

    When Alex Rodriguez hired noted courtroom tough guy Joe Tacopina to be his lawyer in his battle against Major League Baseball last August, the Yankees third baseman might have gotten a little more fighter than cornerman. And you might call Wednesday's hearing between A-Rod's and MLB's lawyers to bea...