MLB trade review: Rays acquire Schimpf

            The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired 2B/3B Ryan Schimpf from the San Diego Padres for INF Deion Tansel.             The Rays just acquired a nice power bat, but someone who struggles to keep his batting average over .200. He can play 2B and 3B, which is nice, since they could explore a Brad MillerContinue reading “MLB trade review: Rays acquire Schimpf”

MLB trade review: Padres acquire Headley, Mitchell

           The San Diego Padres have acquired 3B Chase Headley and RHP Bryan Mitchell from the New York Yankees in exchange for OF Jabari Blash.             As a young, developing team, the Padres can take in the $14 million left on Headley\’s deal. Headley can be a nice mentor for the young Padres. Mitchell canContinue reading “MLB trade review: Padres acquire Headley, Mitchell”

MLB trade review: Yankees acquire Stanton

             In a monster deal, the New York Yankees have acquired RF Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins. In return, they sent 2B Starlin Castro, RHP Jorge Guzman and SS Jose Devers              Stanton is, well, Stanton. The reigning NL MVP hit an outstanding 59 homers in 2017, with 132 RBIs, crushing the competition. TheContinue reading “MLB trade review: Yankees acquire Stanton”

NHL trade review: Kings acquire mini Subban for Dowd

             The Vancouver Canucks have acquired center Nic Dowd from the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for defenseman Jordan Subban.              The Canucks need a center. Especially with top center Bo Horvat out for six weeks. Dowd\’s faceoff percentage is over 50 percent, which is good. Subban wasn\’t developing, so they dealt him.    Continue reading “NHL trade review: Kings acquire mini Subban for Dowd”

MLB news: Angels sign Ohtani

               Shohei Ohtani has made a decision. The Japanese Babe Ruth announced today he has signed with the Los Angeles Angels.                Ohtani, 23, has become very famous in the last month. He\’s hit homers 500 feet, and can throw 100 MPH. He\’ll start for the Angels, and play DH. Also, he comes very cheap.Continue reading “MLB news: Angels sign Ohtani”