Lucas Giolito Tossed A No-Hitter

Baseball immortality, that is where a certain White Sox pitcher will take his place. Last night Lucas Giolito tossed a no-hitter against the Pittsburgh Pirates, the first no-hitter in the shortened 2020 season. Giolito dominated the Pirates with 13 strikeouts and 30 swing-and-misses. It wasn’t until the 9th inning with two outs that Josh BellContinue reading “Lucas Giolito Tossed A No-Hitter”

Thom Brennaman Loses His Job In Six Words

Thom Brennaman was the Reds play by play announcer. Emphasis on the “was” part of that sentence. I know everyone is collectively thinking “No, not Thom.” Just kidding, I, along with most of you have never heard of Thom Brennaman until yesterday. Ole Thom got caught on a hot mic and in today’s climate, whatContinue reading “Thom Brennaman Loses His Job In Six Words”

Fernando Tatis Jr. Breaking The Unwritten Rules?

Today the topic of controversy centers around one of the brightest young stars in the game. Is Fernando Tatis Jr. breaking the unwritten rules of baseball? Last night the Padres led the Rangers 10-3 in the eighth inning. Tatis Jr. steps up to the plate and eventually works himself into a 3-0 count. The unwrittenContinue reading “Fernando Tatis Jr. Breaking The Unwritten Rules?”

Benches Clear In Oakland

Tempers flared and finally reached a boiling point today. We saw the benches clear in Oakland after Ramon Laureano charged into the Astro dugout. Laureano clearly was not happy after being hit for the third time in two games. Laureano got into an exchange of words with Astros hitting coach Alex Cintron and made aContinue reading “Benches Clear In Oakland”

Patrick Mahomes: Kansas City Royalty

Patrick Mahomes has been in the news a lot recently, The reigning SuperBowl MVP had recently signed a deal north of $500 million. Well, Mr. Mahomes is back in the news again after deciding to take some of that money and buy ownership of the Kansas City Royals. I guess he figured that he willContinue reading “Patrick Mahomes: Kansas City Royalty”

Baseball Is In Jeopardy

It has been six days since the start of the MLB season and already, baseball is in jeopardy. 12 Miami Marlins players and coaches have tested positive for COVID-19. I much like many others had been looking forward to baseball as an escape from all of the negativity looming. Well, six days in and weContinue reading “Baseball Is In Jeopardy”