After some big retirements last year it’s now time for a new generation to officially take over and begin a new era in the MLB and that era will be slightly different as the new generation has a new attitude about the sport.
the National League East used to provide one team that was a contender every year and that team stayed on top but the division is now changing as a new team is on top but can’t seem to make a bigger impact.
The MLB season is set to get underway and with a new season comes plenty of new stories to watch throughout 2017 with a new era of baseball taking hold and providing new issues for the league and the players to deal with.
Contracts in sports continue to climb and this week the MLB got another taste when Stephen Strasburg signed a massive contract that is likely to drive up prices in the near future.
Rob Manfred hasn’t faced many major decisions in his short term as Commissioner of Baseball but comments this week may cause him to make some very big decisions in the near future.
The MLB is a constant battle between new and old with the latest debate highlighted the differences as personality is under attack as being disrespectful to the game.
The postseason race continues in the MLB with teams running to the end of the season and looking to find their way to the postseason.
The MLB is a league full of complicated characters but none are more complicated than that of Alex Rodriguez.
The National League East is a strange division that includes some of the best teams in the MLB along with some of the worst. There are strong teams that have fallen off in recent years and teams that have rarely even been in the hunt. Meanwhile there are teams that look as if they will be the World Series Champions year after year. A lot of teams have found their way to the top of the division over the years but there is one that stands out amongst the rest.