Dbacks and Phillies combine for MLB record 13 home runs in 13-8 win for Arizona

Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'eJCnGSH7TM9Wu_BDP4xZnQ',sig:'ILjT_GVEnQ_SpfqIZLzaTN2cWF_ij8pOl9n-TvEOG1Q=',w:'594px',h:'396px',items:'1146810029',caption: true ,tld:'com',is360: false })});//embed-cdn.gettyimages.com/widgets.jsEduardo Escobar's big night helped power Dbacks past PhilliesThe Philadelphia Phillies (37-29) are no longer all alone in first place in the National League East Division standings. After being crushed by a 13-8 score on Monday night by the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks (35-32) at Citizens Bank Park, the Phillies now … Continue reading Dbacks and Phillies combine for MLB record 13 home runs in 13-8 win for Arizona

Cubs lose Contreras, but Avila ready to step in

Contreras (C) has been pivotal to Cubs this seasonThe Chicago Cubs are the defending World Series champions, and entered the season as prohibitive favorites to repeat in the NL Central Division.Things haven’t gone as smoothly as the team or their fans in the friendly confines of Wrigley Field had expected. The Cubbies struggled for most … Continue reading Cubs lose Contreras, but Avila ready to step in

MLB 2017 All-Surprise Team

We are now more than two full months into the 2017 MLB regular season. At this point, sustained success can usually be considered more than a simple hot streak.A look across the statistical leader boards of Major League Baseball reveals some surprising names. As fans vote for their favorites to appear in the starting lineups at … Continue reading MLB 2017 All-Surprise Team