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Harper/Gossage on Opposite Spectrums

On Thursday, Major League Baseball Hall-of-Famer Goose Gossage went on a profanity enfused rant about a number of topics pertaining to this era of baseball. The topics Goose touched upon, which we will dissect individually, included: Hitters celebrating home runs, such as Jose Bautista and Yoenis Cespedes. “Baseball nerds” ruining …

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NL MVP Predictions

Last season’s NL MVP race was a runaway. Bryce Harper finally had the year that everyone expected him to have. But don’t expect this year to be so clear-cut. There are a lot of potential candidates this year, and a lot of players are expected to have huge years. Here …

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Pre-Season Predictions: N.L. Cy Young Award

Last season’s N.L. Cy Young Award race was the closest it has ever been in recent memory. There was an argument for three different players to take home the award: Jake Arrieta, Zach Greinke, and Clayton Kershaw. Arrieta walked away with the award, but don’t expect the upcoming 2016 season …

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2016 New York Sports Trade Value

  With the great Bill Simmons on long-term IR from writing — until February 17th, 2016, when he announced his new website “The Ringer”—there was a gigantic void to fill, as his excellent NBA trade value column usually came out around this time. Here at SportsBlogNewYork, we decided to borrow …

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