Massive contracts in baseball showing that ‘loyalty’ to players hurts more than it helps

MLB: Cleveland Indians at Detroit Tigers

To begin, I want to make it extremely clear that in no way am I demeaning the names that are used in this article. It’s a term that’s used quite often in baseball: Loyalty. But, what does it mean for a franchise? Does it mean mortgaging a part of your team’s future to “repay” a … Read more

WATCH: Miguel Cabrera’s 450th home run puts him in some elite company

Miguel Cabrera

Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera hit his 450th career home run yesterday. The smash to left field helped secure a win over the Cleveland Indians. To add to the impressiveness of the hit, this was Miggy’s first game back from 10 days off due to a slight groin injury. Not only was it an important hit for this … Read more

Pudge Rodriguez now in Hall of Fame, ready for ‘steroid era’ players to join him

MLB: Texas Rangers at Detroit Tigers

Pudge Rodriguez was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame this year. An extremely popular catcher during his playing days, Pudge received only 76% of the votes cast to be included in the Hall of Fame. Eligible players need 75% of the votes to be inducted. It’s possible that the 14-time All-Star, AL MVP, World … Read more