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Good morning baseball fans!
Here is a look at what’s going on around the American League East.
- J.A. Happ has been diagnosed with elbow inflammation.
- Bad news, Red Sox fans: David Price’s rehab has slowed down and he may be out until June.
- The Phillies almost traded with the Mets for Jay Bruce. Tough call, guys.
- Major League Baseball will always have a problem with performance enhancing drugs.
- On that note: should MLB make PEDs legal?
- Is a combined no-hitter a real no-hitter?
- David Freese is the strongest player in Major League Baseball.
- Starling Marte has been suspended by the Pirates for 80 games due to PED use.
- Madison Bumgarner out 6-8 weeks with dirt bike injury, because as we’ve learned, being injured via your semi-dangerous hobbies can never end well.
- Who might the Pirates scrounge up to replace Marte?
- The Mets place Lucas Duda and Wilmer Flores on the disabled list because they literally cannot catch a break.
- Mascots are one of the best parts of baseball, thank you come again.
- The Tigers place Miguel Cabrera on the 10-day disabled list with a groin strain.
- Let this little kid getting tickets to a Cubs game be what warms your heart this Friday morning.
- Umpires might get mics to explain video reviews and also force us all to listen to their mixtapes.
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Today in baseball: On April 24th, 1965, Casey Stengel wins his 3,000th game as a manager.