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MLB Looking To Expand Replay In 2014

It's only fitting after last weeks mess involving replay that Major League Baseball has finally begun the process of looking to expand its role  for the 2014 season. Unfortunately for baseball there was a lesson learned from the fiasco involving umpire Angel Hernandez and that is the umpires on the field won't review the calls. Instead a system like the NFL has when it comes to scoring plays should get put into place. Last week Hernandez
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MLB Umpire Suspended And No It’s Not Angel Hernandez

In a perfect world umpire Angel Hernandez would have made the correct call on Wednesday night when Adam Rosales hit a game tying home run with two outs in the top of the ninth inning off Cleveland Indians closer Chris Perez. Of course that didn't happen and instead made an excuse about where the ball hit as not being conclusive enough to overturn the call of a double. Then Hernandez refused to admit his mistake, have his
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Joe Torre Makes False Claims Opening Up A Can Of Worms

By now many have seen or heard about the home run that Adam Rosales hit that got ruled a double on the field and confirmed by umpire Angel Hernandez on replay. Interestingly enough Oakland Athletics manager Bob Melvin brought his case to the office of Major League Baseball who took a look at the call. Much like Hernandez who refused to have his interview recorded and then denied requests for more interviews today, Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Joe
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Los Angeles Dodgers: Ramirez to Miss Eight Weeks After Injuring Thumb

With the season only a couple of weeks away  the Los Angeles Dodgers were getting ready to start the year with a healthy roster. Thursday the team announced that shortstop Hanley Ramirez will be out for the next eight weeks with a torn ligament in his right thumb. Ramirez, who was acquired from the Miami Marlins before the trade deadline last season suffered the injury during the World Baseball Classic earlier this