BOSTON – 1918. Babe Ruth, Boston Red Sox pitcher, warms up in Fenway Park before a contest in the 1918 season. (Photo by Mark Rucker/Transcendental Graphics, Getty Images) A century before COVID-19, baseball and the United States had to contend with another devastating pandemic, the Spanish Flu, that nearly claimed the game’s biggest star. Charles
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MARYVALE, ARIZONA – MARCH 06: Christian Yelich #22 of the Milwaukee Brewers talks with catcher Tyler Heineman #81 of the San Francisco Giants prior to stepping into the batters box during a spring training game at American Family Fields of Phoenix on March 06, 2020 in Maryvale, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images) The Milwaukee
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With reports that the designated hitter will be included in the National League during a potential shorted 2020 season, we’re evaluating each team’s options at DH. Baseball is reportedly close to returning for a shortened 2020 season but there are some changes happening this season to better suit the current state of the league. One
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CINCINNATI, OH – JULY 20: Luis Castillo #58 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the second inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Great American Ball Park on July 20, 2019 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images) Starting pitching was a strength for the Cincinnati Reds in 2019, but could the rotation be
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WEST PALM BEACH, FLORIDA – MARCH 12: Sean Doolittle #63 of the Washington Nationals delivers a pitch against the New York Yankees during a Grapefruit League spring training game at FITTEAM Ballpark of The Palm Beaches on March 12, 2020 in West Palm Beach, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images) Nationals LHP Sean Doolittle has
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BOSTON, MA – AUGUST 19: A general view of the Green Monster scoreboard before a game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on August 19, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Adam Glanzman/Getty Images) Baseball’s realignment into three, 10-team divisions is likely to last only for 2020, but
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