After failing to find a trade destination for pitcher Cliff Lee, the Philadelphia Phillies have placed the left-handed starter on waivers, per a report from Yahoo! Sports via Philly.com. By placing Lee on waivers, the Phillies are dangling the remaining $95 million of Lee's contract to any that are willing to claim ... Read More
Posted By Gordon Dixon On June 8th 2012. Under MLB Tags: aj burnett, aroldis chapman, barry zito, Carlos Zambrano, cj wilson, cliff lee, cole hamels, joba chamberlain, john lackey, jonathan papelbon, Josh Beckett, Roy Halladay, sports illustrated poll, Stephen Strasburg, tim lincecum, Ubaldo Jimenez, zack greinke .
The folks over at Sports Illustrated have brought us a few polls over the last few months that have been good conversation starters. Chicago White Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski was named MLB's meanest player. Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison was voted the equivalent for the NFL. In the broadcast booth ... Read More