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AL ROY Carlos Correa leads new baseball era in Puerto Rico

Carlos Correa

Carlos Correa’s career is off to a running start following his AL Rookie of the Year season with the Astros. (Troy Taormina/USA TODAY Sports) Carlos Correa had barely turned 21 when he first experienced a taste of postseason play with the amazing Houston Astros. So, predictably, a reporter was quick to query whether he was jittery about the buzz More...

by Steve Randel | Published 11 months ago

Houston Astros 2015 preview
By Brandon Jennings On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Houston Astros 2015 preview: On a whiff and a prayer

Jose Altuve should deliver another stellar season at the top of the Astros lineup. (Stacy Revere/Getty Images North America) There are two givens surrounding the 2015 Houston Astros: They won’t win many games More...

Dusty Baker J.R. Richards
By R. Lincoln Harris On Saturday, March 7th, 2015

J.R. Richard, Dusty Baker and a high-five moment

A memorable moment in Dodger Stadium — the birth of the high-five — with Glenn Burke and Dusty Baker following a home run off Houston’s J.R. Richards. On the final day of the 1977 regular season, More...

Jose Altuve
By Steve Randel On Monday, September 29th, 2014

Should Jose Altuve be invited to the MVP party?

Jose Altuve’s season is worthy of MVP consideration. (Getty Images) If you think about it, there are probably a half dozen guys who arguably deserve to win the American League MVP crown. Simon says Mike Trout More...

Injuries most likely prevented Ken Griffey, Jr., from appearing in the top 10. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
By Mike Viso On Sunday, July 13th, 2014

Baseball greats who returned home

Griffey returned home as well, who else did in MLB? In case you were studying with Buddhist Monks or in a coma — which I’m sure some of this would have seeped into your subconscious — LeBron James was a free More...

By Steve Randel On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Dermis Garcia, Latino teens bank big bucks as free agents

The Yankees are hoping Dermis Garcia is the next “Derek Jeter.” Perhaps searching for Derek Jeter’s future replacement, the New York Yankees selected five shortstops in the annual shopping spree More...

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