Yankees’ Gerrit Cole Provides A Cutter, Altering His Arsenal On The Fly

New York Yankees starting pitcher Gerrit Cole throws during the first inning of a baseball game … [+] against the Kansas City Royals Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) ASSOCIATED PRESS In recent weeks in this space, I’ve rolled out my annual MLB Best Pitches series. Click to see the … Read more

A serious overreaction: Keith Legislation probes the highest prospects’ MLB debuts

We’ve seen an incredible number of prospects make their major-league debuts this year, including five players from the top 12 of my preseason ranking of the top 100 prospects in baseball. We’re three weeks into the season now, which is far too small a sample to draw any conclusions, but it’s enough for some Overreaction … Read more

14 baseball followers from contained in the Native 4 newsroom predict this 12 months’s MLB playoff groups

DETROIT – It’s been a long and frustrating offseason, but Major League Baseball season is finally here! Between the lockout, two furious rounds of free agency and a handful of blockbuster trades, the league looks much different than it did six months ago at the end of the 2021 season. The Local 4 newsroom is … Read more

Jacob deGrom, ‘a bit nervous,’ returns to mound, throws two innings in New York Mets’ victory

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. — In his first start since last summer, New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom had some butterflies during his Grapefruit League debut. But he certainly looked healthy. “I was nervous, to be honest with you,” deGrom said after firing two innings of one-hit ball Tuesday night in New York’s 2-0 victory … Read more