Tag "Marcus Semien"

MLB DFS 6/8: A Wishful Wednesday

There’s nothing more exhilarating than a 10-game evening slate. Wednesday has been a success in recent weeks and I hope to keep by those standards.

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Texas Rangers 2022 Season Preview

In 2021 the Texas Rangers finished with the third-fewest wins in baseball. Texas won just 24 of their 57 road games as the starting pitching struggled. While they are still rebuilding, there is some excitement surrounding the Rangers 2022 campaign.

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Leandre: Top 10 Second Basemen Ahead of 2022

It’s not a position where an analyst needs to exaggerate the importance of half the game.

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MLB Offseason Preview: Texas Rangers

The offseason is still one month young, but it’s been a thriller for the Texas Rangers. The organization has handed out $561.2 million in contracts since Sunday evening, putting pen to paper with shortstop Corey Seager, second baseman Marcus Semien, outfielder Kole Calhoun, and pitcher Jon Gray.

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MLB Offseason Preview: Toronto Blue Jays

The Toronto Blue Jays are not far away from making a serious playoff run. Who do they need to bring in to make that happen in 2022?

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Two Sides: MLB Studs and Duds from May

Attempting to project how any given big-leaguer will perform for a full season is difficult in April. But once May turns to June on the MLB calendar, “small-sample size” arguments lose their credibility. 

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Sunday Shenanigans 4: Double Fours for Ep. 4

Tyler Glasnow’s fifth start, coming against the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday, would be his worst of the season. And there would be no shortage of shenanigans.

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Toronto Blue Jays 2021 Season Preview

The Toronto Blue Jays had a down 2020 season and are ready to bounce back this year. They’ll look to vastly improve on the 32-28 record they posted last year in Dunedin, Fla.

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MLB Offseason Preview: Oakland Athletics

The Oakland Athletics finished the 2020 season with a 36-24 record and won the American League West for the first time since 2013. It was their third straight trip to the postseason and they took down the Chicago White Sox in the best-of-three Wild Card series. That set up a Division Series matchup with their bitter division rivals, the Houston Astros.

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MLB Free Agent Profile: Marcus Semien

After a career year in 2019, Marcus Semien struggled to find his footing in the shortened 2020 season. Semien played in all 162 games in 2019. He combined superb defense and a strong bat to place third in American League MVP voting. With that in mind, let’s take a look at his market this offseason.

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