Down on the farm, the immediate future took a hit this week as it was announced on Monday that top infield prospect and projected third base savior Gleyber Torres needs Tommy John surgery on his non-throwing arm, keeping him out for the remainder of the current season. Late the same
The Orioles have rapidly turned from being the team to beat to 4th-place dwellers failing to maintain a .500-or-better record. They sat 22-10 on May 9, but have gone 12-25 since then, including losing nine of their last 12 games. Their offense is lackluster; as of Wednesday, four of their
This week, MLB Mayhem debuts our brand-new baseball news podcast. The Bush League Podcast will be updated regularly with updates pertaining to team performance, injuries, trade recaps, among many other topics. The cohosts are MLBMayhem writers Ryan Woodhams and Brendan Jobe. Topics for the first episode included Mike Schmidt's comments
The Houston Astros sweep the Baltimore Orioles in an exciting end to their 10 game homestead. Overall, they won 6 of 10 and were able to rally past a losing sweep against the Cleveland Indians. This 10 game sample size served as a microcosm to what the 2017 Houston Astros are all about, overcoming adversity with one of the deepest rosters in the league.
Chang W. Lee/The New York Times Despite losing at home yesterday at the hands of the Cleveland Indians, everything has seemed to be clicking recently for the Houston Astros. The team has not lost any of its last six series, the most recent one being from April 25-27 (coincidentally, to the
It's baaaaaaack! The Dodgers today announced that Rich Hill will be placed on the 10 Day Disabled List with a blister. This issue was reoccurring in 2016 and limited Rich Hill to just 6 games started in the regular season with the Dodgers (14 with the A's for a total of
While the reports from camp say that the Dodgers shortstop is back in action, it’s hard not to think about what would happen if he wasn’t ready to go on opening day. What would the Dodgers do if Seager isn’t ready on April 3rd? Would the front office send out
As Spring Training begins for the Dodgers the stories and talking points from last year have caught up to the coaches and players once again. Every team sustains injuries to their players and it’s something that both the players and the coaches try their hardest to prevent. However, the Dodgers