Todd Frazier and Adam Eaton seemed to agree to a cease fire before Wednesday’s game at Citi Field. They conducted a lengthy interaction on the field, and if you think eye contact is gilding the lily, then they handled it like the men with no...
by: William Metzger(bilbos) — SB Nation: The Crawfish Boxes 20h
Despite 12 hits, four Astros double plays and rare triple play doom any Astros chance for a comeback
by: David Barron — Houston Chronicle 21h
A night after being one-hit, Chicago takes it out on Gerrit Cole and Josh James.
by: Patrick Nolan — Sox Machine 21h
Charlie Tilson‘s stats at Charlotte (.333/.396/.475) have been encouraging because he was logging an extra-base hit once every 11 at-bats, which demonstrated gap power he’s never shown before. However, his stint in the majors hasn’t reflected that,...
by: David Barron — Houston Chronicle 22 May
In an eight-inning clinic, the ace allows one hit — a homer to Jose Abreu in the seventh — and strikes out 12 in beating the White Sox 5-1.
by: Joe Binder — Sox On 35th 22 May
As promoted by the Astros on social media prior to the game, it was #JVDay in Houston and their starter did not disappoint. Justin Verlander carried a no-hitter into the seventh and was nothing sho…
by: Associated Press — Houston Chronicle 21 May
A day after its 10-game winning streak was snapped, Houston gets back on the right track with a 3-0 victory, aided by home runs from Tyler White and Jake Marisnick.
by: Jay Jaffe — FanGraphs 20 May
The long-absent lefty became the first knuckleballing southpaw to start in 20 years.
4 takeaways from the White Sox series vs. the Blue Jays, including rain-delay naps and a big step forward for Lucas Giolito
by: LaMond Pope — Chicago Tribune 20 May
Lucas Giolito walked consecutive batters with one out in the fourth inning Saturday against the Blue Jays. In the past, it might have led to trouble.
by: Kate Stanwick — SB Nation: Bluebird Banter 19 May
The Blue Jays are going for the series split, which 55% of BBB voters predicted would be the outcome. It looks to be another rainy day in Chicago, but at least it’s not cold (20C). A little bit of...
by: Rick Tarsitano — WGN 19 May
CHICAGO — Lucas Giolito doesn't regard his victory as a complete game. After a long rain delay, five innings equaled nine — at least in the record book. Giolito struck out the side in the top of the fifth before play was halted because of rain,...