With that, time is running out for this year’s MVP and Cy Young Candidates to make cases for themselves. All four races look to be highly contested and full of tough decisions for voters. Let’s dive in and look at these races in each league.
Possibly the most disappointing team of all to this point has been the Detroit Tigers, who once had the best odds to win the World Series. Will they hit a hot streak and be contenders from here on out?
What else could Corey and I talk about this week besides all the umpire insanity in the MLB the past couple weeks? Corey and I discuss how big a part of the game umpires should be, how accountable they should be for missed calls, and what the line really is for showing up an umpire.
After yesterday’s picks were such a success, Jerod considered dropping the mic and walking off stage. Can it really get any better? Here he is to give it another shot.
SI’s Jon Heyman is reporting today that there is a potential blockbuster trade in the works between the Detroit Tigers, New York Yankees, and Arizona Diamondbacks. The principal players are Curtis Granderson, Edwin Jackson, and Max Scherzer.