MLB news: A\’s extend Beane, Forst and Melvin

From MLB.com          The Oakland Athletics have extended executive vice president of baseball operations Billy Beane, general manager David Forst and manager Bob Melvin.           The terms of Beane\’s deal isn\’t known, but the San Fransisco Chronicle reported that Melvin\’s deal runs through 2021 at about $3.5 million a season, making him a top fiveContinue reading “MLB news: A\’s extend Beane, Forst and Melvin”

MLB news: D-backs re-sign Escobar

          The Arizona Diamondbacks have re-signed INF Eduardo Escobar to a three year deal worth $21 million.           Escobar was acquired from the Minnesota Twins on July 27th for minor leaguers Jhoan Duran, Ernie De La Trinidad and Gabriel Maciel, while in the middle of a career season, in which his versatility really showed.Continue reading “MLB news: D-backs re-sign Escobar”

NHL news: Tuch signs monster deal with Vegas

via Golden Knights twitter                The Vegas Golden Knights have signed forward Alex Tuch to a seven year extension worth $33.25 million, with a cap hit of $4.75 million.                 This signing definitely comes as a surprise. With just 84 career games under his belt, you\’d think he\’d get just a bridge deal as anContinue reading “NHL news: Tuch signs monster deal with Vegas”

Best player by position to be traded at the trade deadline as a prospect 2012-2018 (MLB)

             Baseball trades happen a lot. Just look at this year\’s trade deadline. But, unlike the NHL, NFL and NBA, draft picks can\’t be traded in the MLB. So, the common return for stars and roster players is usually just prospects. Pitching prospects, normally. Today, I\’m going to be looking at the best player now,Continue reading “Best player by position to be traded at the trade deadline as a prospect 2012-2018 (MLB)”

One player to look out for this season on every NHL team

             There are 31 NHL teams. Each dress 18 skaters a night, which means that at least one player has to be overlooked. Every team has that player. The one that sneaks by the press and fans night by night, just doing his job. Today, we look at those players, just one from every team.Continue reading “One player to look out for this season on every NHL team”