Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens are two of the greatest — and most controversial — stars MLB has ever seen. As the Cooperstown debate rages, which side voters land on tells us much more than just their stance on steroids.
It’s the offseason in San Diego, which means it’s time to rekindle the Trevor Hoffman Hall of Fame chatter.
Since playing in his first full season in 2012, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout has made his mark as one of baseball's best. In fact, no player has come close to matching him in WAR (53.7) over that time. Because of his dominance at the dish, Trout had a streak of five straight seasons […]
Nationals right-hander Stephen Strasburg had his best career showing in the National League Cy Young Award voting, but fell to teammate Max Scherzer, finishing third behind him and Los Angeles’ Clayton Kershaw.
Yankees right-hander Luis Severino finished third behind the Indians’ Corey Kluber, who earned 28 of 30 first-place votes en route to being named as the American League’s Cy Young Award winner on Wednesday. Red Sox left-hander Chris Sale finished second.
The Indians did not surprise anyone with their dominant run during this past season, but that did not make all that Cleveland accomplished any less remarkable. It is through that lens that it is easy to understand why Terry Francona was one of the finalists for this year’s American League Manager of the Year Award. […]
Pirates first baseman Josh Bell finished third to the Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger, who was unanimously voted the National League Rookie of the Year Award on Monday. Cardinals shortstop Paul DeJong finished second.
It took a historic season for the Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger to deny Cardinals shortstop Paul DeJong in the race for the National League Rookie of the Year Award.
Orioles outfielder Trey Mancini capped off an impressive 2017 season by finishing third in voting for the American League Rookie of the Year Award, announced Monday.
Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel tied for fourth in balloting for the American League Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year Award, which was announced Monday. Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge was the unanimous winner of the award, which is chosen by members of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America.
Joey Votto was named as one of three finalists in the National League for the MVP award on Monday, and while picking a winner can be extremely hard, the Cincinnati Reds first baseman believes the voters make the decision the right way. "I'm going to sound an awful lot like I'm stroking people right now, […]
Justin Turner will be an All-Star after all, and he has Kenley Jansen to thank for it. The Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman was announced Thursday as the winner of the Final Vote campaign in the National League to determine the final member of its All-Star team. Some of his teammates – namely Jansen – […]