Archive for December, 2014

  • Trade Grades- New York Yankees Trade Prado and Phelps

    Trade Grades- New York Yankees Trade Prado and Phelps

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 19, 2014 at 9:28 pm 0 comments

    On Friday, the New York Yankees made a bold move to shore up their rotation; they traded veteran utility man Martin Prado, swing pitcher David Phelps, and $6 million to the Miami Marlins for 24-year-old starting pitcher Nate Eovaldi, outfielder/first baseman Garrett Jones, and pitching prospect Domingo German. Here are […]

     
  • Trade Grades- Oakland A’s, San Diego Padres Keep Busy

    Trade Grades- Oakland A’s, San Diego Padres Keep Busy

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 19, 2014 at 12:01 am 0 comments

    The Oakland Athletics and San Diego Padres have been two of the more active teams in baseball since the off-season started; with the Padres beefing up their lineup up with outfielders Matt Kemp and Wil Myers, while the A’s have systematically dismantled their roster, trading Jeff Samardzija, Brandon Moss, and […]

     
  • Trade Grades- Rajon Rondo to the Mavericks

    Trade Grades- Rajon Rondo to the Mavericks

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA December 18, 2014 at 11:11 pm 0 comments

    The Boston Celtics continued their rebuilding effort on Thursday, trading long-time point guard Rajon Rondo and swing man Dwight Powell to the Dallas Mavericks for forwards Brandon Wright, Jae Crowder, point guard Jameer Nelson, a 2016 second round pick, and a 2015 first round pick if it falls between picks […]

     
  • Trade Grades- Wil Myers on the Move Again

    Trade Grades- Wil Myers on the Move Again

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 18, 2014 at 5:27 pm 0 comments

    For the second time in three off seasons, prized 24-year-old outfielder Wil Myers is the centerpiece of a blockbuster trade, this time moving to the aggressive San Diego Padres in a three-team trade involving the Tampa Bay Rays and Washington Nationals. The Rays, once again in retooling mode, trade Myers, […]

     
  • New York Jets Notes- Week 15

    New York Jets Notes- Week 15

    Jake Dixon, NFL December 17, 2014 at 9:20 pm 0 comments

    -It’s been reported that New York Jets owner Woody Johnson is apparently on the fence on whether or not he wants general manager John Idzik to return next year, and isn’t happy with how the team has performed, or with their overall future direction. The Jets have had an abysmal […]

     
  • MLB Hot Stove Report- 12/16

    MLB Hot Stove Report- 12/16

    Jake Dixon, MLB December 17, 2014 at 7:47 am 0 comments

    Yankees Bring Back Chase Headley; Four years, $52 million- The Yankees went out last season and acquired the third base help that they needed by trading for Headley from the Padres. Headley had a semi-successful time in New York after coming over, while only driving in 17 runs as a […]

     
  • MLB Hot Stove– Offseason Winners and Losers Through the Winter Meetings

    MLB Hot Stove– Offseason Winners and Losers Through the Winter Meetings

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 13, 2014 at 1:17 am 0 comments

    Baseball’s off-season is in full swing, and the Winter Meetings capped off what has an eventful time since the last pitch was thrown. Here’s a recap of the teams that have improved, who has gotten worse, and which team’s haven’t exactly moved the needle just yet: WINNERS Chicago Cubs- Everybody […]

     
  • Mumps Hits The NHL

    Mumps Hits The NHL

    Jake Dixon, NHL December 11, 2014 at 11:47 am 0 comments

    The National Hockey League has recently been hit with an outbreak of the Mumps. Mumps is a disease that is preventable by vaccine, so it’s been a puzzling epidemic in hockey so far this season. The disease is a respiratory disease that is easily spread from person to person. It […]

     
  • MLB Hot Stove Roundup 12/10

    MLB Hot Stove Roundup 12/10

    Jake Dixon, MLB December 10, 2014 at 1:14 am 0 comments

    Oakland’s Makeover Continues– Brandon Moss Traded to the Indians, Jeff Samardzija to the White Sox: The Oakland Athletics shipped right-hander Jeff Samardzija, along with pitching prospect Michael Ynoa to the Chicago White Sox for 3B Marcus Semien, RHP Chris Bassitt, C Josh Phegley, and corner infield prospect Rangel Ravelo. This […]

     
  • David Robertson SIgns with the Chicago White Sox

    David Robertson SIgns with the Chicago White Sox

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 9, 2014 at 1:26 am 0 comments

    The Chicago White Sox have agreed to a four-year, $46 million contract with former New York Yankee closer David Robertson, in a move first reported by Bob Nightengale of USA Today and confirmed by CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman. While Robertson was originally hoping for a contract rivaling Philadelphia Phillies closer […]