Tag Archive: Yadier Molina

NL All Star Ballot Update

  3 months ago     274 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Here’s an update on the National League All Star voting numbers. Troy Tulowitzki emerged as the NL's first and only 2 million vote man so far this year. With only 25 days left in online fan voting, some of the votes are close and some may win with a photo finish. Others have already been busted wide open. There was one change in vote leader, as Mets 3rd Baseman David Wright now leads the 3rd base position in votes. Others kept their claim to 1st place in votes. Here is a complete update on the all star voting according to…

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All Defensive MLB Team

  4 months ago     317 Views     Leave your thoughts  

All fans are amazed by the home runs, high batting averages, dominant pitchers, and things of that nature, but sometimes forget how important defense could be (ask the Nationals). In this piece we will see the best defensive players by position. What do we mean by best defensive players? Well, the players that make the highlight reel with their range, arm, and catches. Being error-less is just not enough at times. Pitcher: Mark Buehrle The key for a pitcher to be great defensively is where they finish after their follow through and Mark Buehrle seems to have mastered his position…

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Fantasy Baseball: Top 10 Catchers for 2014

  6 months ago     650 Views     4 Comments  

Article Written by: Julian Beck With Spring Training getting underway, AOSN felt like it was time to start our "Top 10" fantasy rankings by position. To start things off, we will be ranking the Top 10 catchers for the 2014 baseball season. These rankings are for a normal Fantasy Baseball format, but will also work good in NL Only or AL Only Leagues. Pending injuries, this should be an accurate list of rankings.  2014 Catcher Rankings   Buster Posey  Posey had a down year in 2013. Hitting only .294 with 15 HR and 72 RBI.…

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MLB 30/30: 20/30 St. Louis Cardinals, NL Central

  7 months ago     133 Views     Leave your thoughts  

Article Written By: Manny Alcala St. Louis Cardinals 2013 Record: 97-65 (1st place in NL Central) Key additions: Peter Bourjos, Jhonny Peralta, Mark Ellis. Key losses: David Freese, Carlos Beltran, Edward Mujica, Rafael Furcal, Fernando Salas, Jake Westbrook (unsigned), John Axford, Chris Carpenter. Most important players for 2014: Michael Wacha, Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina, Joe Kelly, Allen Craig, Matt Holliday. This year looks bright yet again for the St. Louis Cardinals as they look for revenge this season after falling short in the 2013 World Series. Their lineup and starting rotation is filled with a…

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