Buster Olney writes about how the Houston Astros are in the midst of an almost historic teardown of the organization. They figure to be bad, but they also must hope fans will be patient enough to stick around.
Buster Olney writes that the Cubs' GM opening is a desirable job and that the team will be in a position to make a big-name hire if it chooses to do so. One such candidate Chicago could target is Red Sox GM Theo Epstein.
Trevor Hoffman tried his hand at being a position player, but his bat never showed up. At least he had a mid-90s fastball to fall back on -- until he didn't even have that anymore. Here, he tells the story of the pitch that made him great.