This is Part 1 of LMBF's MLB season previews. From this point forward we will be previewing a new division every Wednesday leading up to opening day. Brought to you by our Baseball Staff; John Hayes, Charlie Wooding and Steve Campbell.
Boston Red Sox
Key Offseason Moves:
Acquired Chris Sale via Trade for Yoan Moncada and 3 prospects
This story broke about 7 months ago, that Phillies pitching prospect, Matt Imhof, had lost his eye in a training accident. Today, Matt shared a post through ESPN describing his journey, and ultimately announcing his retirement. It was a heart wrenching article, one that vividly portrayed his life changing predicament
It's that time of year again, when hypocrisy is put on display to its fullest degree. Of course, I'm talking about the annual announcement of the incoming class of the Baseball Hall of Fame, where the players lucky enough to be named on 75% of the ballots will be enshrined
As Chicago begins bearing down for the first snow showers of winter, so too has the avalanche of Cubs' World Series gear begun sweeping across the city. The Ricketts Family and Major League Baseball could not be happier that Christmas season is finally upon us with hordes of Cubs fans
I know many of our award winning readers are college grads, however I am not. As a grad student cramming for four finals I crave the nourishment that a funny/sick Youtube video gives me. Here is a list of some of my favorite clips to get your mind off of
And his name is Wade Davis.
Today, the Cubs officially announced a one-for-one swap: Jorge Soler for dynamite closer Wade Davis. Davis was part of the 2014 and 2015 AL-pennant-winning Kansas City Royals and won the World Series the second year with now-Cub Ben Zobrist.
Davis will fill the role of "elite
Anyone who has been on a job interview knows that it is not the most pleasant experience. The interviewer is tasked with asking questions to get you out of your comfort zone, in hopes that you reveal your true self. The stakes are even higher when it is your dream