Nolan Arenado, Colorado’s Smooth Rockie

Colorado Rockies’ Nolan Arenado flies out on a pitch from Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jacob Turner to end the bottom of the first inning of a baseball game Monday, April 24, 2017, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

The Colorado Rockies won 75 games last year, but have already banked 67 wins this season with six-plus weeks remaining. While they sit a whopping 19 games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers – the best record in baseball, by a mile – in the National League West, the Rockies are in the driver’s seat for one of the league’s two wildcard berths.

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Announcing New Cycling API

CYCLING DATA FOR ALL UCI WORLD TOUR EVENTS

Access rider, team, race, and result information for every Union Cycliste International (UCI) World Tour event, including Tour de France and Giro d’Italia. Integrating Sportradar’s new Cycling API is straightforward as it follows our global structure and utilizes consistent IDs.

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Sportradar – Your Source for Official NBA Statistics

 

Sportradar is the Official Provider of Real Time NBA League Statistics

Beginning with the 2017-2018 season, Sportradar will be the Official Provider of Real Time NBA League Statistics, collected on-venue using the NBA Global Statistical System (NGSS). Our partnership with the NBA ensures that our NBA Official API provides the most comprehensive NBA data with professional quality and venue-level speed and accuracy.

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Diminutive Stroman Deals for the Jays

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman acknowledges Blue Jays fans as he walks off the field in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Cleveland Indians, Saturday, July 22, 2017, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

 

At 5-foot-8 and just 180 pounds, Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Marcus Stroman might not look like much to the untrained eye. However, the diminutive 26-year-old righty packs a significant punch on the mound, and it’s a reason why he’s been one of the few bright spots on a team with a 54-60 record heading into his start on Friday night.

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Announcing NBA & NHL Headshots

 

Featuring Premium Headshots
Sportradar is pleased to announce the availability NBA and NHL Headshots and NBA and NHL Premium Headshots. Access high quality images today and automatically receive updated headshots for the 2017-18 season as soon as they are made available.
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Going to Bat for Andrelton Simmons

May 2, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Los Angeles Angels shortstop Andrelton Simmons (2) is greeted outside the dugout after scoring a run against the Seattle Mariners during the fourth inning at Safeco Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports

A glance at this season’s Wins Above Replacement leaderboards concurs with a short list of the best and most well-known players in Major League Baseball. In the National League: Paul Goldschmidt, Anthony Rendon, Nolan Arenado, Corey Seager and Joey Votto. In the American: Jose Altuve, Andrelton Simmons, Aaron Judge, Mookie Betts and Carlos Correa. Wait – Andrelton Simmons?

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