The Boston Red Sox have hit three grand slams this postseason. History was made by the Boston Red Sox in Monday night’s 12-3 win over the Houston Astros. According to Jeff Passan of ESPN, the Red Sox became the first team since the 1998 Atlanta Braves to hit three grand slams in a single postseason.
At least one of the Atlanta Braves players wearing pearls catches the attention of just about everyone and it’s certainly an odd fashion choice for baseball. MLB players wearing jewelry is nothing new. We see chains, bracelets and many other things throughout a baseball game. But the Atlanta Braves, at least one of them, has gone to the next level.
After a year of not having a general manager, the Chicago Cubs hired Carter Hawkins on Friday to step into the role. The Cubs released the following statement on the hiring. “I am thrilled to bring Carter into our organization,” said Cubs President of Baseball Operations Jed Hoyer. “He has earned a fantastic reputation as a leader through hard work, open-mindedness, humility and intelligence. I enjoyed getting to know him throughout the interview process, and it quickly became clear that we share the same passion for team building. I look forward to partnering with him to build the next great Cubs team.”
(00:16) Felger and Massarotti opened up the show discussing the Boston Red Sox Divisional Round win over the Tampa Bay Rays. (25:43) The guys also talked about some of their concerns and second guesses with the Red Sox. (33:14) Mike and Tony got into the performance of Chaim Bloom and...
With the 2021 MLB Playoffs getting underway last night, it was also playoff prediction day for many. Several major sports outlets revealed their predictions for the MLB Playoffs and the World Series, and when it comes to the Braves and the Brewers, as expected, the Brewers were overwhelmingly viewed as the favorite.