Tagged with Free Agency

The best has yet to come…

2011 might have been the best season in baseball ever thus far; however, it won’t come close to the 2012 season that is approaching. 2011 recap: Cardinals and Rays surge into the postseason. The St. Louis Cardinals won the World Series despite being a strike away from going home, twice. Albert Pujols bought a ten … Continue reading

The Prince of Motown

Well, it’s been so long that I forgot my password. After a three week hiatus, I’m back. This first post in three weeks, and the second of the new year will be about the new prince of motown, Prince Fielder and the new King of Texas, Yu Darvish. 9 years, $214MM dollars. That could be … Continue reading

News & Notes: Baseball edition?!?

So there isn’t much to report on the baseball front so this post will be rather short… The Texas Rangers won the bidding on Yu Darvish. I will be very surprised if they lock him up for a few reasons. 1. A Japanese player usually wants to play where there is a large Japanese population. … Continue reading

International Free Agency

What if there was a draft for international players? Wouldn’t it just be something like 5 rounds? Would it be affective? Is it really fair? Recently, MLB owners and the¬†commissioner’s¬†office have been discussing the idea of a draft for international free agents. I think this idea is horrible. I have two solutions: 1. Include international … Continue reading

Oy vey that’s a lot of rumors…

Albert Pujols is probably going to sign with the Marlins. I mean the Cardinals. I mean the Cubs. I mean a mystery team. Now I mean the Angels because they’re that mystery team. Wait, will it happen tonight? Nope. The Angels are serious about signing Pujols. Wait. What? Throughout the entire day I have been … Continue reading