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Rangers' Guilder Rodriguez Gets 1st MLB Hit After 13 Years in Minors

Bleacherreport.com  -  Texas Rangers infielder Guilder Rodriguez shows that if you stick to something long enough, you will eventually get rewarded.Rodriguez has played in 1,095 minor league games over 13 seasons. The 31-year-old made his MLB debut back on Sept. 9, but entering Monday night's game against the Houston Astros, he had been 0-for-6 at the plate.As he went to bed on Monday, he could finally say that he 9 hours

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Guilder Rodriguez gets first MLB hit after 13 years in minors, his dad cries

Sports.yahoo.com  -  Your browser does not support iframes.We told you recently about Guilder Rodriguez, the Texas Rangers farmhand who was promoted to the big leagues earlier this month after 13 seasons and 1,095 games in the minors. He reportedly cried the day he got the news, and Monday night a few additional tears were shed.Rodriguez, 31, got his first MLB hit against the Houston Astros in the third inning. It wa 13 hours

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MLB creates committee to speed up the pace of games

Sports.yahoo.com  -  The average Major League Baseball game lasted 2:40 in 1984. Thirty years has tacked on more than 20 minutes. The average game this season lasts 3:02, the first year in which games have exceed three hours — and that's a reason for legitimate concern around MLB.It's been said that commissioner-elect Rob Manfred should make pace-of-game issues his No. 1 priority when he takes over for Bud Selig in 2 1 day 5 hours

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MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand with 1 Week Remaining

Bleacherreport.com  -  We've reached the final week of the 2014 MLB regular season, and there are still five playoff spots up for grabs.Only the Baltimore Orioles, Los Angeles Angels, Washington Nationals, St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers have officially punched their ticket to the postseason to this point, so there will be no shortage of action in the season's final days.With the season on the line for some 1 day 11 hours

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Updated Round-by-Round MLB Playoff Predictions Heading into the Final Week

Bleacherreport.com  -  When it comes to the MLB playoffs nothing is more important than pitching.From Clayton Kershaw of the Los Angeles Dodgers to Max Scherzer of the Detroit Tigers, there is an array of aces getting set to take part in October baseball. While top arms are a crucial part of the equation, the clubs that have the most success also are capable of scoring runs in a variety of different ways. Plus, it 1 day 17 hours

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Biggest MLB Duds of Week 25, Position by Position

Bleacherreport.com  -  No MLB player had a worse week than Carlos Frias.The Los Angeles Dodgers starter turned in one of the least effective pitching performances in the history of baseball Wednesday at Coors Field.The Oakland Athletics and the Milwaukee Brewers, who have both toppled in the standings are also well-represented on the all-dud team for Week 25. There's even room in this notorious lineup for a couple of p 2 days

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Updated 2014 MLB Playoff Odds with 1 Week Remaining

Bleacherreport.com  -  There is just over one week left in the 2014 MLB regular season, and while the playoff picture has started to take shape, there is still a lot to be decided between now and October.In the American League, the East and West divisions have been clinched, but the Central is still a dog fight between the Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals. Whoever loses out there will battle the Oakland 2 days

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8 Biggest Takeaways from Week 25's MLB Pennant-Race Action

Bleacherreport.com  -  There's only a week left in the 2014 Major League Baseball season, and yet there's still so much to be settled.Four playoff participants have been decided—two in each league—with the Los Angeles Angels, Washington Nationals, Baltimore Orioles and Los Angeles Dodgers punching their postseason tickets.But that still leaves six spots up for grabs, and the final days of September wil 3 days

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