With players like Manny Machado and Bryce Harper on the market, the New York Yankees under George Steinbrenner would without a doubt have been more outwardly aggressive this offseason. With Hal Steinbrenner at the realm, however, the Bronx Bombers have taken a more measured approach in free agency. So much Continue Reading
This offseason, the New York Yankees revamped an already deadly bullpen. does this make the 2019 Yankees bullpen the best in MLB history? Most people equate the New York Yankees with home runs. Even the nickname implies it, the “Bronx Bombers”. Last season, the Yanks cemented their reputation for power hitting by setting Continue Reading
Even though he’s only played for eight seasons, Mike Trout already ranks among MLB’s all time greats. Read the full Mike Trout piece on Call to the Pen and listen in to WTTS Pod for bonus pods. We may discuss this on the next episode.
This week, MLB and the Cuban Baseball Federation (FCB) came to an agreement to allow Cuban born players to sign with MLB teams. One day later, the deal was finalized, and we, of course, have questions. On Tuesday, Francys Romero first reported that MLB and the FCB had reached an agreement Continue Reading
In the latest episode of ‘Shark Tank’, Alex Rodriguez and Mark Cuban invested $700K on Vade. Vade is a nutritional company that sells dissolvable whey protein scoops. While this may seem like no big deal, we have questions. Earlier this month, WTTS warned MLB players to be worried about IGF-1. Despite occurring naturally in Continue Reading
MLB has long ignored a question that the PGA Tour was forced to answer: Can any animal derived products really be banned? On Tuesday, 11/20/2018, Vijay Singh finally reached a settlement in his lawsuit against the PGA Tour, according to ESPN. After five years, this officially puts to bed any question Continue Reading
I know what you’re thinking. What is IGF-1? Insulin-like growth factor (IGF-1) is a hormone that all humans produce. It is made when the pituitary gland produces growth hormone (GH). The GH is then delivered to the liver where it is transformed into IGF-1.
There was a time in the early 2010’s when “The Ultimate Sports Spray” was the hottest elixir on the market. The product promised increased energy levels and quicker recovery times from exercising. All without the fear that one was ingesting one of many banned substances.
Warning! The contents of this article may be upsetting to Yankees fans. Sonny Gray will be viewed in a positive light. This past weekend Yankees manager Aaron Boone announced that Sonny Gray will start against the Minnesota Twins on Tuesday, September 11th. This will be only the second time Sonny Continue Reading