I’ve got a good hook for a new commercial. “I’m Yasiel Puig.” The Cuban sensation launched another home run deep into the Los Angeles night on Thursday, his third since being called up by the Dodgers to start the week. Dylan Hernandez write of the Puig phenomenon. Hernandez also reports that Carl Crawford’s hamstring strain [...]

The Red Sox have been one of the great surprises early this MLB season. Jon Lester and Clay Buchholz (you can talk about “cheating” at your leisure) are dealing at the top of the rotation and David Ortiz possesses a 26-game hitting streak dating back to last season. The potential problem that has arisen for [...]

Take out your crystal ball and fix your gaze on it. I’m thinking hardware for the 2011 season. NL Rookie of the Year: Brandon Belt, 1B, SF AL Rookie of the Year: Jeremy Hellickson, SP, TB NL MVP: Prince Fielder, 1B, MIL AL MVP: Carl Crawford, OF, BOS NL Cy Young: Josh Johnson, SP, FLA [...]