Baseball stadiums are noticeably different from location to location. More so than basketball, football, or any other sports, MLB fans can have a great experience at one ballpark and a horrid experience at another one. There’s nothing specifically bad about Comerica Park in Detroit–but it’s probably not worth your money, compared to other ballparks you could attend.
Dexter Fowler signed a five-year contract with the Cardinals in December. At 2:27 p.m. Saturday, a Facebook page called St. Louis Cardinals True Fans linked to a story with an attention-grabbing headline: “Cardinals Outfielder Expresses Discontent With President Trump.” Within two minutes, the first comment appeared underneath the post. Dexter Fowler, the marquee acquisition of the St. Louis Cardinals’ offseason, a center fielder to whom they guaranteed $82.5 million, neither had mentioned the president by name nor criticized his policies.
A lot of eyes are on Blake Swihart this spring. The Boston Red Sox catcher is trying to get back in the groove at his natural position after a move to the outfield derailed his 2016 season. According to Mass Live’s Christopher Smith, what Swihart has is a good old fashioned case of the yips, and so far it’s been one of the biggest stories at Red Sox camp.