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World Baseball Classic: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not

Who’s hot and who’s not in the World Baseball Classic for team USA:

Hot:

Jonathon Broxton, P:  Broxton has pitched in three games and he has had 3 strikeouts, allowed just one hit and no runs for a 0.00 ERA.

Matt Lindstrom, P: He’s 1-0 with one strikeout and a 0.00 ERA.

LaTroy Hawkins, P: The same stats as Lindstrom except he’s walked one guy. Continue reading

March 14, 2009 Posted by | World Baseball Classic | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Yankees Making Big Deals with Big Pitchers

In the NBA, it’s the Suns who make big moves.

In the NFL, it’s an assortment of teams who make big moves.

And, as we all know, in the MLB, it’s the Yankees who make big move.

And boy, have they made big moves in Free Agency Season 2008-2009. We all know about their predicament on the pitchers’ mound, but they’re ready to change that.

Just a few days after Baseball’s Winter Meetings, the Yankees have already made deals with big name pitchers C.C. Sabathia and A.J. Burnett. The deal with Sabathia is worth $161 million dollars over 7 years, and the deal with Burnett is worth $82.5 million over 5 years. Continue reading

December 13, 2008 Posted by | MLB Off-season | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments