Day: April 19, 2023

Masataka Yoshida
John Tomase

Masataka Yoshida Home Run Ball Curse

Is there a curse going on with Masataka Yoshida since his first career home run?

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Andrew Abbott throwing a pitch for the Chattanooga Lookouts
Andrew Abbott completing his delivery to the plate for the Chattanooga Lookouts in 2022. Photo via Meeks/Norris, Chattanooga Lookouts

Breaking Down Andrew Abbott’s Sensational Start to the 2023 Season

The Cincinnati Reds, for the first time in a while, have a consensus top 5 farm system in baseball. Not only do they have top-end talent like Elly De La Cruz, a true #1 prospect who you can read more about here, but the organization has excellent amounts of depth at every level. A lot […]

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Gage Workman off to a great start with the Erie SeaWolves

Erie SeaWolves infielder Gage Workman was named this week’s MiLB player of the week. Workman batted .333 this week with eight hits, seven RBIs, and 2 Home Runs. The Detroit Tigers drafted Workman in the 4th round, 102 overall, back in 2020. He played three seasons with the Arizona Sun Devils. In college, he had […]

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White Sox Bullpen Continues to Drag After Another Series Loss

Embarrassing, wasteful, and horrendous are all ways the Chicago White Sox could be described. Entering the 2023 season, the White Sox bullpen was noted as potentially being a weak spot on the team. The current makeup of the bullpen has the highest payroll in major league baseball at $46.4 million and is statistically performing the […]

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MLB News & Rumors: Twins, Rangers, Brewers & Pirates

Welcome to Inside the Diamond’s first MLB News & Rumors column. In this series, we will be discussing some of the biggest news and rumors in baseball’s most competitive league. Twins Sign Pablo Lopez to Big Extension Before the start of the 2023 season, the Minnesota Twins made a notable addition when they acquired starter […]

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Flame throwing Mason Miller makes his debut today for the A's. He may be the real deal, but after only 28 MiLB innings, is he ready to beat the Cubs today? Melissa Lockard- The Athletic

Picks of the Day, 4/19

1-2 yesterday, 26-27 on the season. It appears my hot streak is over. Had the twin -.5 through 5 innings and of course Chris Sale had his best start since 2019. And, missed the over in NY by a run because the Yankees bats couldn’t get to Angels legend, Jose Saurez. Happy Hump Day:Pick #1 […]

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