Steve Painter

Steve Painter

MLB Correspondent

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MLB Hot Stove: Three Winners in the NL photo
Steve Painter is a correspondent at FantasyPros. To read more from Steve, check out his archive and follow him @thedailymumble. The Hot Stove league is that time of year ...
by Steve Painter in FantasyWed, Dec 17
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Nick Markakis wins first Silver Slugger Award photo
Nick Markakis won his first Silver Slugger Award Thursday to cap a terrific 2018 campaign. "MLB coaches and managers vote each season for the players they feel are the top offensive producers at each position in the field in the American League and National League. Voters base their selections on a combination of offensive statistics, including batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage, as well as their general impressions of a player's overall offensive value. Managers and coaches are not allowed to vote for players on their own team."
mlb.com4 days ago
Dansby Swanson undergoes wrist surgery photo
Dansby Swanson underwent wrist surgery to remove a loose body in that area and is expected to fully recover in time for spring training.
5 days ago
Freddie Freeman, Ender Inciarte, and Nick Markakis win Gold Glove Awards photo
Freddie Freeman, Ender Inciarte, and Nick Markakis each won a Gold Glove Award for their respective positions Sunday.
1 wk ago
Ronald Acuna, Jr. named Sporting News Rookie of the Year photo
Ronald Acuna, Jr. was named the Sporting News Rookie of the Year Monday after establishing himself as a superstar in the 2018 campaign.
4 wks ago
Brian Snitker signs two-year extension with Braves photo
Brian Snitker has signed a two-year extension as manager of the Braves with an option for a third year.
4 wks ago
Kevin Gausman takes loss to end regular season photo
Kevin Gausman allowed five hits, three runs (two earned), and three walks while recording six strikeouts in Sunday's 3-1 loss to the Phillies. Gausman will be the team's #3 starter for the NLDS.
Mon, Oct 1
Mike Foltynewicz sharp over five Friday night photo
Mike Foltynewicz allowed one hit, one run (earned), and no walks while recording nine strikeouts in Friday night's 10-2 win over the Phillies.
Sat, Sep 29
Ender Inciarte 2-for-5 Friday night photo
Ender Inciarte went 2-for-5 with an RBI and run scored in Friday night's 10-2 win over the Phillies.
Sat, Sep 29
Freddie Freeman hits three doubles Friday night photo
Freddie Freeman went 4-for-5 with three doubles, a walk, and three RBI in Friday night's 10-2 win over the Phillies.
Sat, Sep 29
Julio Teheran takes loss in quality start Thursday night photo
Julio Teheran allowed two hits, one run (earned), and two walks while recording five strikeouts in Thursday night's 4-1 loss to the Mets in New York.
Fri, Sep 28