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article December 14, 2017

Biggest Winter Meetings Questions

Baseball's Winter Meetings started slow and finished with a steady stream of done deals, but ultimately, these Meetings created more questions than they answered. So let's run through five prominent ones as they come to an end. More»
GettyImages-828162160 article December 4, 2017

5 Best MLB Non-Tender Targets

As is the case every year, the non-tender deadline that passed on Friday night prompted teams to punt on some arbitration-eligible players who didn't fit into their finances. About 20 guys were added to the MLB free-agent pool. Here are five worth a second look. More»
shohei ohtani_index article November 30, 2017

Ohtani Outlook For All 30 MLB Teams

Every team in baseball is interested in Shohei Ohtani -- the much-talked-about Japanese superstar who can both hit and pitch -- but which is most likely to sign him? We rank the likelihood of all 30 MLB teams competing to land Ohtani. More»
GettyImages-846608942 article November 27, 2017

5 MLB Trades We Want To See

Giancarlo Stanton and Shohei Ohtani are the big names during the MLB Hot Stove season, but there are many more potential news-making moves on the way. Here are five non-Stanton-related trade suggestions that would help get this Hot Stove season going. More»
fa-values article November 16, 2017

Best Under-The-Radar Free Agents

With the Hot Stove season upon us, every team is looking for a deal akin to what the Astros got with Charlie Morton. It's out there somewhere, so here's a guess at where some of the best values might lie at each particular position. More»
mlb-awards-pre article November 13, 2017

MLB Awards Week: Key Questions

The 2017 season is over, but we can't totally turn all our attention to 2018. First, it's time for awards week, from MVPs to the Cy Young to top rookies and managers and more. Here's a primer for the week with the one key question that will be answered each day. More»
GettyImages-870990746 article November 9, 2017

Most Interesting Offseason Teams

The MLB free-agent market opened for business earlier this week, and it will be interesting to see how the proliferation of power and the emphasis on bullpens shifts the strategies and price tags. These are the teams in each division to watch. More»
RolePlayersMLB article October 5, 2017

Role Call: Possible Playoff Surprises

When it comes to the October, sometimes the guys in the smallest roles turn in the biggest moments. Here is an under-the-radar or limited-role position player from each postseason MLB club who could shine in the Division Series and beyond. More»
BullpenPlayoffs-1 article October 2, 2017

'Pens Mightiest In the Postseason?

Arguably the biggest game-changer in the 2016 MLB playoffs was Andrew Miller, who gave the Indians a postseason-record 19 1/3 innings of sweet relief. Beyond Miller himself, I'll look at six of the most interesting men in the bullpen this October. More»
PlayoffQuestions-1 article September 28, 2017

9 Key MLB Postseason Questions

There is still plenty of drama to watch as the MLB regular season winds down, but the postseason is almost here -- we can practically taste it. And it's only natural to look ahead a bit. Let's ask some questions about the teams going to the dance. More»
Rockies-1-Rotation article September 25, 2017

Rox Still Solid In Wild Card Race

The NL Wild Card race looks to be coming down to the wire and, while the Colorado Rockies have the advantage right now, don't count out the Milwaukee Brewers and St. Louis Cardinals. This should be fun to watch. More»
secondhalfallstars article September 20, 2017

Baseball's Second-half All-Stars

The Midsummer Classic takes place in July to recognize the MLB players that performed the best in the season's first half. But what about all the guys that got hot down the stretch? We've got them covered right here. More»
CubsRotationSept article September 18, 2017

Cubs Look Champed Up Again

Five things have gotten our attention this week around baseball, including the Cubs' resurgence down the stretch, an ace returning to the bullpen in Boston, a new face in center field for the Tribe and Bryce Harper's health. More»
Indians-22 article September 14, 2017

The Greatest Streaks In MLB History

The Cleveland Indians are the biggest story in baseball with their 22-win run. That's just one way to streak in this sport, so let's go streaking through all the streaks of significance in the game's long and storied history. More»
IndiansRotationStreak article September 11, 2017

Windians Keep the Streak Going

With the Dodgers suddenly in the midst of a woeful stretch that has now seen them drop 10 straight and 15 of their last 16, all eyes are on the unstoppable Indians, who have now won an incredible 18 in a row. How have they done it? Let's take a look. More»
mvpss article August 30, 2017

So Money: 20 Most Valuable MLB Stars

"Value" in baseball comes in many shapes in forms, but you can boil the definition down to a simple formula that involves surplus production compared to cost. By that metric, here are the most valuable players in the Majors this season. More»
Stanton-Rotation article August 27, 2017

Stanton and Deliver: Miami Gets Hot

When you have a guy who suddenly hits about two or three home runs a game, your team can't help but look like a juggernaut. That's what's happening lately with the Marlins, who are riding the power bat of Giancarlo Stanton. More»
BestMLBStories article August 24, 2017

10 of Baseball's Best Stories in 2017

We don't have to know a player's background to appreciate his fantastic feats. But it definitely adds nuance to the narrative and soul to the experience. In honor of Players Weekend, let's look at some of the names who have stood out this season. More»
NL-WildCard article August 21, 2017

NL Playoff Race Is Getting Wild

We already knew the American League Wild Card race was cray cray. But the NL race is slowly joining the cray fray, as both the Brewers and the Cardinals have moved within striking distance from the D-backs and the Rockies. More»
buxtonrosario article August 17, 2017

30 Teams, 30 Compelling Storylines

There's never really a dull moment in baseball, even if your team is out of playoff contention. Whether you're a Dodgers fan or a Phillies fan, there's at least one reason to watch your favorite franchise on the diamond in the final weeks of the regular season. More»

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