Author Ty Whetstone

MLB 2015 Preview: American League West

Kyle Seager and the Mariners are poised to take the division. MARINERS Time after time, Seattle makes head-scratching maneuvers, but those maneuvers have finally built a team that (in the short term) is a contender. Seattle signed DH Nelson Cruz to a 4-year, $58MM contract in the offseason. That is not an insane amount of

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MLB 2015 Preview: American League East

Edwin Encarnacion at first base, where Ty Whetstone can almost stomach it. BLUE JAYS Toronto made a big splash in the offseason by adding 3B Josh Donaldson (trade with Oakland) and C Russell Martin (free agent). Though the Jays are projected to win the division, some mitigating factors limit the greatness of these deals. Brett

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MLB 2014 Preview: National League East

After coming up short in 2013, will the Nationals slide past their rivals and retake the NL East title in ’14? NATIONALS The Nationals won 86 games last year but were a big disappointment. Considering the history of the Expos/National, this seems to be contradictory, but things have come together recently for this club and

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