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  1. Bumgarner shows power ... with his bat

    Mark Simon

    Madison Bumgarner is making opposing pitchers pay for pitching him inside.Perhaps San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner would make for a suitable last-second entrant into Monday's Home Run Derby. Bumgarner became the second pitcher in maj...

    Blog | July 13, 2014
  2. Stats to know: Kevin Gausman vs. Yankees

    Justin Havens & Mark Simon

    One of the appeals of tonight's "Sunday Night Baseball" matchup between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles will be the start for touted Orioles pitching prospect Kevin Gausman. GausmanLet's take a look at some of the things that our br...

    Blog | July 13, 2014
  3. Inside the numbers: Wright's hot streak

    Mark Simon

    The Mets have had myriad phrases over the years to describe hitters on good streaks, ranging from "The monster is out of the cage" (then-coach John Stearns on Mike Piazza) to "stupid hot," which has been a favorite term in the past for David Wright t...

    Blog | July 12, 2014
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  5. Best outfield D? Don't forget the Marlins

    Mark Simon

    Earlier this week a New York sports-talk radio host convinced himself that the New York Yankees' outfield combination of Ichiro Suzuki, Jacoby Ellsbury and Brett Gardner was the best in the majors. That's a hard sell, at least so far this season. ...

    Blog | July 11, 2014
  6. Pirates' Harrison has proven hes legit

    Mark Simon

    You may think that Pittsburgh Pirates infielder/outfielder Josh Harrison is on the All-Star team simply because of his versatility in the field. But there's a pretty good case to be made that Harrison belongs on merit regardless of where he plays....

    Blog | July 10, 2014
  7. Red Sox, Royals, Dbacks overcome odds

    Mark Simon

    According to win probability data provided by the Elias Sports Bureau, three teams posted comebacks when faced with less than a 15 percent chance to win in their final at-bat on Wednesday. Let's run through those games and the players whose end-ga...

    Blog | July 10, 2014
  8. What a difference for d'Arnaud

    Mark Simon

    Travis d'Arnaud's heat map has a vastly different lookTravis d'Arnaud continues to look like a different hitter since his recall from Triple-A Las Vegas. d'Arnaud added another home run to his ledger and is now 15-for-50 (.300) with three home run...

    Blog | July 09, 2014
  9. Granderson hitting like an All-Star

    Mark Simon

    Daniel Murphy will be heading to the All-Star Game by himself next week. Curtis Granderson #3 RF New York Mets 2014 STATS GM86 HR13 RBI41 R42 OBP.350 AVG.234 If Curtis Granderson's first four weeks with the Mets hadn't gone th...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  10. Manny happy returns: Machado gets results

    Mark Simon

    Manny Machado owned the inner half of the plate Monday night.Though Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado is perceived to be struggling this season, he is still hitting the ball as hard as he did in 2013. Manny Machado #13 3B Baltim...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  11. Samardzija gets a nice welcome from A's

    Mark Simon

    Jeff Samardzija's debut for the Oakland Athletics was a good one, one that resulted in a 4-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays. SamardzijaSamardzija got a nice taste of what it will be like to be a member of the Athletics compared to being with the...

    Blog | July 06, 2014
  12. Inside the matchup: J.D. Martinez vs. Price

    Mark Simon & Justin Havens

    AP Photo/Tony DejakJ.D. Martinez has watched a lot of balls fly away of late.One of the hottest hitters of the past month will face one of the hottest pitchers of the past month on "Sunday Night Baseball." The former is not someone who immediately co...

    Blog | July 06, 2014
  13. Roberts gets rewarded for hitting it hard

    Mark Simon

    Brian Roberts may have been due for a day like this. Brian Roberts #14 2B New York Yankees 2014 STATS GM74 HR4 RBI18 R33 OBP.318 AVG.248 Though Roberts entered Friday's game with the Minnesota Twins hitting only .237, he also en...

    Blog | July 04, 2014
  14. The Jeet Sheet: Career vs. Twins

    Katie Sharp & Mark Simon

    AP Photo/Julie JacobsonDerek Jeter's playoff home run was one of many hits he had against the Twins All season we'll be tracking Derek Jeter as he prepares to play in his final series against each team. Next up on the list is the Minnesota Twins, aga...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  15. Refsnyder second to none in 2014

    Mark Simon

    Scranton-Wilkes Barre Railriders second baseman Rob Refsnyder started the 2014 season 5-for-35 with the Double-A Trenton Thunder. Though he felt comfortable at the plate, he was out of sync, chasing pitches that he usually didn't. RefsnyderThu...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  16. Johnson back to 2013 form

    Mark Simon

    Remember last season when Atlanta Braves third baseman Chris Johnson came out of nowhere to contend for a batting title? Johnson After a slow start, Johnson is on another big tear. He's hitting .366 in his past 23 games after registering two...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  17. Jason Heyward June's top defender

    Mark Simon

    AP Photo/Todd Kirkland Jason Heyward has provided many moments of frustration for opposing hitters. Perhaps you saw it not long ago on "Sunday Night Baseball," one defensive whiz robbing another, with Jason Heyward coming in to make one impressiv...

    Blog | July 02, 2014