Archive for July 2004

Trades were made, more are being discussed, Barry Bonds ties a couple of NL records for HR and the rest of the news around the majors.

The second installment checking up on how the best prospects in baseball are doing this season.

Plenty of trade rumors, the A’s take over 1st place, Larry Bowa could be fired in the next few days and the rest of the news around the majors.

With the second-half underway, Aaron checks up on his top prospects to see how they’re faring this year.

A question about a nifty 10-player trade highlights this week’s foray into the e-mailbag.

What do you get when you cross an old baseball warhorse and the internet? Robert talks to Kent Williams to find out.

Randy Johnson and Nomar Garciaparra trade rumors and the rest of the news around the majors.

Buckle up for another adventure in time travel. The captain has informed us that we may be encountering some turbulence on this journey. But we anticipate a safe landing in the Hall of Fame!

Ben takes a look at some position players who could give you a one-category boost if you need it.

If he’s traded to the Yankees, Randy Johnson wants it to come by Friday, plenty of other trade rumors, Gary Sheffield hits his 400th career HR and the rest of the news around the majors.

Aaron talks historically bad seasons by pitchers, why people like the players they like, and how Ichiro!’s numbers seem weird.

Studes gets lost wandering around this year’s ballparks.

The Yankees may pick up some more contracts in order to get Randy Johnson, Kris Benson could be going to the Twins, Andy Pettitte’s elbow’s bothering him again and the rest of the news around the majors.

Three-hundred wins has always been the magic number for pitchers, but Aaron wonders if that standard might be a little outdated.

Comebacks, brawls and a vital Boston victory. Are the Red Sox back?

The Twins take over 1st place, trade rumors, Trot Nixon goes back on the DL and the rest of the news around the majors.

The Whitesox take over 1st place, Steve Finley may be going to the Phillies, Pat Hentgen retires and the rest of the news around the majors.

Magglio Ordonez could be out for the rest of the season, Barry Bonds adds another record to his collection, the Braves take over possession of 1st and the rest of the news around the majors.

Which players are having the best rookie seasons so far in 2004 and how does this year’s class compare to Dontrelle Willis, Angel Berroa and the 2003 rookies? Aaron takes a look.

Some impressive hitting achievements dominate this week’s lists, plus a Hall-of-Fame pitcher who might not be quite done yet.