Alex Gordon and Yordano Ventura may decide if the defending champs get back to the playoffs.
Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Kolby Allard, D.J. Stewart, Max Pentecost, and Miguelangel Sierra.
Hold fast to dreams,
For if dreams die
Life is a broken-winged bird,
That cannot fly.
Ben and Sam talk to Meg Rowley about how Jerry Dipoto’s flurry of offseason moves for the Mariners worked out over the first half of the season.
Surprising: That Wade LeBlanc still exists in the majors, that we’re writing this much about him today, and what he throws.
Notes on Angel Perdomo, Colin Moran, Wes Rogers, and more.
Notes on every player from the US Roster
Brian Kenny takes a victory lap for sabermetrics, but still treats the world as too simpleminded for it.
Surveying the ninth-inning situations around the league.
Money still buys success, but the league’s payroll disparities appear to be shrinking. This is good.