Pitcher Jeremy Guthrie

Pitcher Jeremy Guthrie announces retirement from baseball

After 13 seasons in the major leagues, starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie announced on Monday that he is officially retiring from the game. Guthrie made his announcement on The Player’s Tribune, going into detail about his career and the start against the Philadelphia Phillies on April 8 that was the final appearance of his career.

In that game, Guthrie failed to get out of the first inning, allowing 10 runs on six hits in 2/3 of an inning pitched. Washington designated […]

Ny Yankees trades
Ny Yankees trades

New York Yankees With seven-player trade.

This was to be a transitional year for the New York Yankees, one that would bridge the divide between the bloated also-ran they had become and the future juggernaut they hoped to build. One of the more difficult tasks in baseball these days is to straddle the line between getting younger and leaner for the future while also contending for the present — although, as in everything else, a $200 million payroll helps.

“We thought this team was capable of […]