What Happened to Terrence Long? (MLB Player)

Terrence Long (Blog Cover)

Terrence Long is a former MLB outfielder who played eight seasons in the MLB from 1999-2006. Long played for five MLB teams, most notably the Oakland Athletics. Aside from occasional DH or pinch-hitting appearances, Long was exclusively an outfielder throughout his MLB career, spending time at all three outfield positions. For his career, T-Long slashed … Read more

10 Best Mets Outfielders of All Time (w/Stats + Breakdowns)

Best Mets Outfielders (Blog Cover)

Ranking the best Mets outfielders of all time is challenging, considering how many great outfielders the Mets have had throughout their franchise’s rich history. However, the ranking process is fun and allows fans to reminisce about some former Mets greats. Below, Circa 98 ranks the best Mets outfielders. 1) Carlos Beltran Beltran’s 31.1 career WAR … Read more

What Happened to The 2001 Cincinnati Reds? (w/Full Roster)

Cincinnati Reds 2001

Not much went right for theĀ 2001 Cincinnati Reds, who finished fifth in the NL Central at 66-96. However, a roster that consisted of Ken Griffey Jr. and Deion Sanders is historically notable for sports fans. Baseball purists can also appreciate other roster members like Sean Casey, Pokey Reese, Barry Larkin, Aaron Boone, Alex Ochoa, and … Read more

What Happened to Maicer Izturis? (MLB Infielder)

Maicer Itzturis

Maicer Izturis is a former MLB infielder who played ten seasons in the big leagues from 2004 through 2014. Cesar Izturis’s half-brother played for four MLB teams and spent time with a 5th in the Minor Leagues. Izturis played multiple positions throughout his career while spending most of his time at 3B, 2B, and SS. … Read more

Top 10 New York Mets Shortstops (SS)

List Cover for 10 Best Mets Shortstops

Ranking the best Mets shortstops in history is no easy task. After all, there have been some great players to come through Flushing, Queens. Not everyone will agree with the list since New York Mets fans are passionate. 1) Jose Reyes Jose Reyes ranks 5th in all-time WAR for the New York Mets franchise, easily … Read more

Top 10 MLB Shortstops (SS) in 1998

Best MLB Shortstops 1998

Who were the best MLB Shortstops during the 1998 Season? Circa 98 examines: 1) Alex Rodriguez A-Rod was predictably outstanding in 1998, finishing 9th in MVP voting and making his 3rd consecutive All-Star game. Seattle’s starting SS hit .310 with 42 HRs, 124 RBIs, and 46 SBs while playing tremendous defense at the most premium … Read more

What Happened to Desi Relaford in 1998?

Desi Relaford

Desi Relaford set his career-high for games played in 1998, playing 142 of 162 contests, all at the Shortstop position. Known as a defense-first player, Relaford struggled at the plate, batting .242 with 1 HR and 26 RBIs. The Phillies starting SS also swiped nine bags in 14 attempts while receiving positive reviews for defensive … Read more

What Happened to Jermaine Allensworth in 1998?

Jermaine Allensworth

Jermaine Allensworth split time between Pittsburgh, Kansas City, and the New York Mets in 1998. The primary Center Fielder batted .272 with 5 HRs, 31 RBIs, and 15 SBs while playing all three outfield positions. Once considered a top prospect, the former first-round draft pick would only play one additional season in Major League Baseball. … Read more

What Happened to Cristian Guerrero in 1998?

Cristian Guerrero

Cristian Guerrero played for the DSL Brewers in 1998 after getting signed as an international free agent one year earlier. The younger cousin of MLB players Vladimir and Wilton Guerrero, Cristian worked to live up to his family’s legacy. In his Rookie Ball debut, Guerrero enjoyed a solid season hitting .268 with 5 HRs and … Read more