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Marlins Jeff Mathis Out 6 Weeks

Marlins Jeff Mathis Out 6 Weeks

Bad news coming out from Florida today, Miami Marlins starting catcher Jeff Mathis has sustained a broken collarbone and will be sideline for about 6 weeks. Jeff Mathis sustained the collarbone injury when St. Louis Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday fouled the ball of the chest protector and with the force of the ball it was … Continue reading

Report: Jose Valverde To Pitch In WBC?

Report: Jose Valverde To Pitch In WBC?

Former Detroit Tigers and current free agent Jose Valverde has announced that he will be joining team Dominican Republic the World Baseball Classic. Looking at the situation in free agency for Valverde it seemed that he wasn’t going to be signed for a little while longer. This is a great opportunity for teams that are interested in Valverde to … Continue reading

Top 10 Catchers For Fantasy Baseball 2013

Top 10 Catchers For Fantasy Baseball 2013

The list continues with the 2013 fantasy baseball rankings.  Today we come to you with the Top 10 Catchers in the upcoming season.  If you think that the list should go  a different way or you think some other player should be in the list make sure to hit me up on Twitter! Lets kick this off! 10: Salvador Perez, … Continue reading

Top 10 First Basemen For Fantasy Baseball

Top 10 First Basemen For Fantasy Baseball

With spring training coming upon us we here at the Nation Sports Blog thought that we would help you fans out for this year’s fantasy baseball season.  Today we come to you with our Top 10 First Baseman for this year’s season. Lets kick this of with number ten! 10: Paul Goldschmidt, Ari 1B. I really never took a … Continue reading

Bourn Signs With Cleveland

Bourn Signs With Cleveland

Michael Bourn has agreed to a four-year, $48MM deal with the Indians, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.  Bourn is still pending a physical, but he has been on of the “big” names in the free agency market this off-season and has now found a home in Cleveland.  Bourn is a 30 year-old all-star and still has some years … Continue reading

Miami Marlins Sign Jon Rauch

Miami Marlins Sign Jon Rauch

According to the Miami Herald the Miami Marlins sign former New York Mets pitcher Jon Rauch to a 1 year contract. This move will be a big move for the bullpen for the Miami Marlins which is in such a big need of depth in that department. In order to make Jon Rauch on the 40-man … Continue reading

Michael Young Not To Play In 2013 WBC

Michael Young Not To Play In 2013 WBC

According to Jerry Crasnick of CBSSports.com newly acquired Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young has announced that he will not be participating in the 2013 World Baseball Classic for either Team Mexico and Team USA. Michael Young stated that he would like to spend the up and coming Spring Training time with his team to prepare himself … Continue reading

Milwaukee Brewers Sign Mike Gonzalez

Milwaukee Brewers Sign Mike Gonzalez

Ken Rosenthal of CBSSports.com has reported that the Milwaukee Brewers strike again in the free agent market by signing former Washington Nationals bullpen pitcher Mike Gonzalez. Heading into this off season the Brewers had slots to fill in their bullpen mainly slacking in left handed pitchers. The Brewers decided to cut ties with former top … Continue reading

Nationals Acquire Denard Span From Twins

Nationals Acquire Denard Span From Twins

According to Danny Knobler of CBSSports.com the Washington Nationals acquire Minnesota Twins outfielder Denard Span in exchange for right handed pitcher Alex Meyer.  Span began his career with the Minnesota Twins back in 2002 when he was drafted by the team in the 2002 MLB Draft. In the 5 years he has spent in the Majors with … Continue reading

Miami Marlins Sign Juan Pierre

Miami Marlins Sign Juan Pierre

The Miami Marlins are now undergoing their re-building phase in the organization and they started this process by signing former Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Juan Pierre. This will be Juan Pierre’s 2nd stint with the Marlins since 2003 where himself and then teammates Josh Beckett and Ivan Rodriguez help lead the then Florida Marlins to a World Series championship over … Continue reading

Miami Marlins and Toronto Blue Jays Trade Reaction (Video)

Miami Marlins and Toronto Blue Jays Trade Reaction (Video)

The Miami Marlins and the Toronto Blue Jays agree to a blockbuster trade that will send Jose Reyes, Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle, Emilio Bonifacio and John Buck to the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for Yunel Escobar, Henderson Alvarez, 2 prospects and possibly J.P. Arencibia, Bobby Wilson or Jeff Mathis. Below please listen to our latest sports-cast talking about the the blockbuster trade that the Toronto Blue Jays won.