Cole Hamels was the biggest name on the Texas Rangers to be on the move, but he was not the only pitcher to be shipped off before the trade deadline. Three relievers were also traded, including … [Read more...] about Texas Rangers: Recapping the bullpen trades
It is time for the most exciting part of the MLB Regular Season, the Trade Deadline! Will the Yankees improve more? Will Jacob deGrom be on the move? Who will win the Chris Archer … [Read more...] about Amateur Hour Podcast: Trade Deadline- Another Yankees Trade?
Chicago Cubs manager Joe Maddon had his eyes set on Cole Hamels for literally a decade. After all, he was the World Series MVP in 2008 when the Philadelphia Phillies defeated Maddon’s Tampa Bay Rays … [Read more...] about The Texas Rangers did not cash in on the Cole Hamels trade
There is no mystery as to who the biggest trade piece is for the Texas Rangers. An aging Cole Hamels finds himself as the best pitcher on a rotation that might have been good in 2011, but is rather … [Read more...] about Texas Rangers: Looking at the demand of Cole Hamels
MLB ALL-STAR WEEKEND. Who should start? Who wins the Home Run Derby? Come find out. https://soundcloud.com/dylan-smith-662417519/mlb-all-star-weekend … [Read more...] about Amateur Hour Podcast: MLB ALL STAR WEEKEND
The Texas Rangers had a bold strategy from the 2018 MLB Draft. They drafted 27 pitchers, 24 of which were right-handed, and did not pick a player that was neither a pitcher nor a shortstop until the … [Read more...] about Texas Rangers: Four 2018 draft picks making their mark in the minors
He was notoriously known for being the youngest General Manager in MLB history when he took the position in 2005. He was the leader of the most successful run in Texas Rangers history, which included … [Read more...] about Texas Rangers: Is Jon Daniels the right choice for the long term?
It is easy to forget about the hitters on the Texas Rangers. Not only are the Rangers far from the playoff picture, but several players are also struggling to keep their heads above the Mendoza Line. … [Read more...] about Texas Rangers: Is Shin-Soo Choo’s on-base streak the ticket for the All-Star Game?
We all saw what happened at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night. There was a play at the plate, as Robinson Chirinos was staring down Matt Kemp with the ball firmly in his glove. That was when Kemp … [Read more...] about Texas Rangers: Revisiting the “Buster Posey Rule”
Is LeBron James bound for another finals appearance? He dominated against the Raptors, but can he get past the Celtics? We also dig into what's new around Major League … [Read more...] about Amateur Hour Podcast: Ep. 8- Is LeBron Finals Bound?/MLB UPDATE