Atlanta’s Freddie Freeman Records First Cycle of 2016

Last night, the baseball world was treated to the first cycle of 2016, and it came from an unlikely source – Freddie Freeman. During last night’s match-up against the Cincinnati Reds, it took him 11 innings but the 6’5”, 225lb Atlanta Braves first baseman completed the fete, going 4-7 with an RBI and two runs…

The Bottom of the National League Barrel

So-called “tanking” has become a standard practice in today’s game. If you aren’t in a position to contend, flip anyone of value, stock the farm, load up on high draft picks, and prepare to be good in about three years. After the successes experienced by the Cubs, Astros, and others, teams are now looking to…