Theo Epstein sees Jed Hoyer doing great things at ChicagoAs Theo Epstein leaves the team, Jed Hoyer has been promoted from general manager to the president of baseball operations on a five-year deal. This ends a nine-year stint for Epstein who had a big impact on the team as they won the World Series in 2016.
Trevor Bauer is open to playing alongside Gerrit ColeThe race for Trevor Bauer’s signature is heating up. One of the top contenders are the Yankees. However, there are questions about Bauer and Gerrit Cole. They were once teammates at UCLA but there are always rumours swirling around that they do not like each other.
Hoyer agrees to five-year deal with CubsWith former president Theo Epstein stepping down earlier than expected, GM Jed Hoyer now steps up to the spot and agrees to a five-year extension with the Chicago Cubs. He is now set to take over the reins and hopes to come up with a big and strong season this time.
Martinez would love to stay with Red Sox JD Martinez and the Red Sox clearly had one of their finest years, and it seems that both sides are keen to come up with another deal to regroup next season. After all, it seems wise enough to sign a deal with the slugger who is working hard for the team this season.
Kim Ng wants to be the torchbearer for women in professional sportsThe Miami Marlins recently decided to appoint Kim Ng as their general manager. She is the first female GM in the MLB which is a major achievement. This is a breakthrough for women in North American leagues and it is great to see after Ng was denied by multiple teams in the past.
Starling Marte’s impressive debutStarling Marte came up with an impressive debut for his new team, the Miami Marlins back in September. The outfielder proved that the club made the right call to bring him in and give him the chance to show his strong talent for the Marlins this time of the year.
Kyle Lewis wins AL ROY for MarinersWhen he first took his step in Spring training, Kyle Lewis didn’t even look like the outfield prospect that everyone hoped he would be when he started writing his story back in Arizona. However, he went on to prove to the league that he was worth the shot.
Mike Trout's frustrations about the Angels' 2020 campaignThe Los Angeles Angels came into the 2020 season with a solid amount of optimism. They had the best player in the league with Mike Trout but they have not started well. They had a high-profile offseason with new acquisitions which included a new manager in Joe Maddon.
Arenado earns eighth straight Gold GloveColorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado continues to deliver for his club as he stood out once more this year. He has won his eighth consecutive Gold Glove award and that meant a lot for his superhuman effort and hard work on the defensive end for the Rockies last season.