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MLB Rumors: Red Sox Bench Coach Tim Bogar to Interview for Astros Manager Position

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RedSox.com According to MLB.com reporter Brian McTaggert, Boston Red Sox bench coach Tim Bogar will interview for the Houston Astros‘ full-time managerial opening Wednesday at a location yet to be determined. The Red Sox have currently been playing in the middle of a series against the Tampa Bay Rays in St. Petersburg. Bogar will be the […]

Why Stop at Stephen Strasburg? It’s Time For the Nationals to Shut Down Jordan Zimmermann

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Greg Fiume/Getty Images Before fans of the Washington Nationals start to write any angry comments in respect of this article, please do me one favor. Stop. Read the article in its entirety and then pass judgement. That’s the least I can ask from each of you. Now that being said, I have a bone to […]

Is Reds’ Aroldis Chapman the Best Closer in the MLB?

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Joe Robbins/Getty Images Aroldis Chapman has had an unbelievable season for a closer. He has gone 5-5 with a miniscule 1.60 ERA and 119 strikeouts. And, he has only pitched 67.2 innings. His strikeouts-per-nine-innings is 15.8. That would mean that if he were to start, he would strike out more than half the batters he […]

Padres’ Dale Thayer Is Probably the Best Reliever You’ve Likely Never Heard Of

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Getty Images The San Diego Padres have a surplus of pitching within their organization. From top to bottom, there’s always a top pitching prospect waiting in the wings. The assumption is that most of this pitching has been accumulated from the massive amounts of trades they have made over the past couple of years, but […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Blockbuster Trade Between Red Sox and Dodgers Is a Win-Win For Both Teams

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$250,000,000 is a lot of money. I know for a fact that it is more than I will ever see in my life from all my years of working combined. It is more than 18 countries in the world have in annual gross national product. It is enough money to buy the most expensive house […]