Precisely six months after Opening Day, baseball’s second season begins. The 2022 MLB playoffs have arrived with a brand new format and extra groups, and, hopefully, much more drama and pleasure.

(That is how baseball math works, proper?)

The additions of Wild Card Sequence and byes for many division winners deliver a brand new wrinkle to the postseason, and it opens the door for every kind of storylines and narratives.

MORE: Rating all 12 playoff groups by their possibilities of successful the World Sequence

All of us suppose we’ve a fairly good thought of how issues will unfold, however baseball

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The 2022 MLB Draft closed out Tuesday, as the ultimate 300 picks had been made in Rounds 11-20. A complete of 616 picks had been made since Sunday evening. The three-day choice course of began in Los Angeles with the Baltimore Orioles deciding on highschool shortstop Jackson Holliday (Matt’s son) with the highest total decide. The Arizona Diamondbacks then took highschool outfielder Druw Jones (Andruw’s son) with the second decide. Kumar Rocker (Rangers), Termarr Johnson (Pirates) and Elijah Inexperienced (Nationals) rounded out the highest 5.

The draft was shortened from 40 rounds to 5 rounds in 2020 as a cost-cutting

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The 2022 MLB Draft continued Monday with Rounds 3-10. A complete of 316 picks have been made within the first 10 rounds (plus compensation rounds), and the ultimate 300 picks might be made Tuesday, when the draft wraps up with Rounds 11-20. The three-day choice course of began Sunday night time in Los Angeles with the Baltimore Orioles choosing highschool shortstop Jackson Holliday (Matt’s son) with the highest general decide. The Arizona Diamondbacks then took highschool outfielder Druw Jones (Andruw’s son) with the second decide. Kumar Rocker (Rangers), Termarr Johnson (Pirates) and Elijah Inexperienced (Nationals) rounded out the highest 5.

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It’s clear that almost all of the few of us who personal Main League Baseball’s 30 groups don’t care a lot concerning the sport of baseball.

We must always have presumed that after they put in a labor lawyer, Rob Manfred, because the “Commissioner of Baseball”. We must always have taken the trace when the house owners saved delaying a return to the sector in the course of the pandemic summer season of 2020. As different leagues constructed bubbles, baseball — a sport nearly solely performed outside and, that season, in entrance of empty stands — did nothing.

However followers

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Bold MLB trade deadline predictions: Will Giants make splash? originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea

After the top of the eighth inning of the Giants-Pirates game Sunday at Oracle Park, Pirates second baseman Adam Frazier collected three bats in his right arm, grabbed his glove and headed for the clubhouse. As he reached the stairs that lead there, he stopped to hug a couple of teammates, after news broke of his trade to the Padres.

With that, it was official: Welcome to Hug Watch 2021. 

For the next five days, any player who leaves a game unexpectedly will find

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Chris Lucey, a 24-year-old resident of Greenwich and a member of the Class of 2015 at Brunswick, recently won a Sports Emmy for his work on the MLB Network.

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences gave Emmys in 35 categories as part of the 41st Sports Emmy Awards.

Lucey was honored for his work as an associate producer on “MLB Tonight” on the MLB Network. The show won the Emmy for “Outstanding Studio Show-Daily” at the Sports Emmys, with the award granted to the entire staff.

Megan Zanesky, Director of Risk Management for the town of Greenwich, has

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