Brett Cecil gets the Call Up!

I hate to yell, but I have a relationship with Brett Cecil that appears to be budding into a full-out man crush.  This Toronto Blue Jays prospect will be making his Major League debut today versus the Cleveland Indians.  This will be a tough debut for the southpaw, as the Indians are currently sporting the […]

Thoughts on the New Yankee Stadium

New Yankee Stadium has been a very hot topic after averaging 5.00 Home Runs per game in the first five games played there.  After tinkering with Hit Tracker and reading opinions across the internet, here’s what we can conclude: New Yankee Stadium WILL be a hitter’s park this year. New Yankee Stadium WILL NOT continue […]

Prospect Spotlight: Brett Cecil

6 foot 2 inch left-handed pitcher with a filthy slider.  That description could be used on Francisco Liriano, but the same can also be said for Toronto Blue Jays Brett Cecil.  Cecil is a converted closer taken 38th overall in the 2007 Draft out of Maryland.  Since Cecil comes from a closer background, the Blue […]

Can’t Buy a Win?

Money can buy a lot of things, but it can’t buy you love, happiness or a major league win.  Using the Team Salaries from 2008 from CBS Sportsline, we notice that the correlation between Wins and Team Salary is .327, which is OK, but nothing significant.  Every year there is a small-market team that makes […]