Pirates News, Divisional Updates and the Escalating Cost of Pitching

Some interesting info on the NL Central competition as well as a look at the free agent pitching market, courtesy of Ken Rosenthal: There’s a belief in the industry that the Cardinals‘ new television deal — which begins in 2018, when it will net the team $50MM and continue to rise to about $86MM, per… Continue reading Pirates News, Divisional Updates and the Escalating Cost of Pitching

Tough Decision for the Pirates, Tough Challenge for the Steelers and A Tough Loss for the Pens

I know it’s a football Sunday but a lot of discussion topics across all sports ############################################# MLBTR discusses the possibility of Pedro Alvarez being non tendered.   This is something I broached a while back as a possibility but I thought Alvarez’s decent offensive season would create a market for him. If that market does not… Continue reading Tough Decision for the Pirates, Tough Challenge for the Steelers and A Tough Loss for the Pens