People forget that the Colorado Rockies were NL champions just two years ago, before a plague of injuries derailed their 2008 season. The trade of Matt Holliday, acquisition of Jason Marquis, and maturation of their younger players give the Rockies a depth on both sides of the ball that they have never before enjoyed in their 16-year history. This depth will thrust them into NL West contention.
March 26, 2009
Much of the 2008 season was one to forget for Travis Buck, but the final month of the year was memorable for the Oakland A's outfielder. We have notes on his hot start, the beginning of the Hawaiian Winter Baseball season and more inside...
September 28, 2008
If the 2008 season will be remembered for anything around Oakland, it will be for a series of deals that gutted the team's major league roster, but filled the organization's minor league system with a number of bright talents. In the first part of a two-part series, we look at the first three of six deals the A's made leading into and during the 2008 season…
September 22, 2008
During the off-season, we named our top-50 prospects in the Oakland A's system. Now that we have passed the midway point of the season, we thought it would be a good time to check the progress of those players. In the fourth in our series, we take a look at the progress of prospects 20-11 from our off-season list.
August 8, 2008