Players cleared both benches three times.
Now this is how you get Miggy's attention.
Have we, as a nation, lost our bearings? Have we lost all sense of proportion? The jubilation and near-hysterical levels of enthusiasm in response to American Pharoah winning horse racing's Triple Crown were not only wretchedly excessive, they were nutty.
Pujols is the 26th player to hit 500 or more home runs in the big leagues, but 20 years ago there were only 15 players in this select group. Nonetheless, Pujols is one of the great hitters in the game's history, and his strong start in 2014 indicates that he may be able to, at least partially, reverse the steady decline he has experienced since 2009.
So much for that handshake. Reigning AL MVP Miguel Cabrera and Prince Fielder will no longer share the same clubhouse after
One of these is none other than Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers. Let's face it; you don't have to be a baseball guru to have guessed that Miguel Cabrera was going to be at the top of the list for his second American League MVP award.
Drew Sheppard/FanGraphs "I tried to [play hurt] to take advantage of the chance we had in the playoffs, because with so many
The Giants' decision to keep erstwhile two time Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum, who has had two distinctly sub-par years in a row, from becoming a free agent by signing him to a two-year contract valued at $35 million, deserves some scrutiny.
One of the underreported stories of the post-season has been Jhonny Peralta's return to the Detroit Tigers lineup.
No matter who wins this year's MVP, the view from the Trout Farm was fantastic. And... we got a Mike Trout T-shirt! Those of us that had the pleasure of watching Mike's phenomenal season from section 101 in 2013 are already anticipating the enjoyment of watching him play in 2014.