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  1. Chat wrap: Trades, signings, Hall of Fame

    David Schoenfield

    Here's Tuesday's chat wrap. Two hours of baseball talk!...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  2. Key issues on this year's Hall of Fame ballot

    David Schoenfield

    Hall of Fame season is kind of like Christmas season: It brings gifts and memories but also a lot of acrimony and stress, and it lasts way too long. Hall of Fame ballots were mailed out Monday to eligible members of the Baseball Writers' Association ...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  3. Braves could be one of worst teams in 2015

    David Schoenfield

    It's amazing how quickly things can turn in baseball. In 2013, the Atlanta Braves won 96 games. They were built around a young core of players that included Jason Heyward, Freddie Freeman, Justin Upton, Andrelton Simmons, Craig Kimbrel, Julio Teheran...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  4. Stanton: A good bet at $300 million

    David Schoenfield

    Giancarlo Stanton has never hit 40 home runs, never hit .300, never posted a .400 on-base percentage. He's ranked as one of the 10 best players in the National League just once in his career. Yet he could become baseball's first $300 million player. ...

    Blog | November 14, 2014
  5. IBWAA MVPs: Trout and Kershaw

    David Schoenfield

    The Internet Baseball Writers Association has selected Mike Trout and Clayton Kershaw as its 2014 MVP winners. Trout received 145 first-place votes (92 percent of the ballots) while Kershaw won in a tighter race, collecting 105 first-place votes. The...

    Blog | November 13, 2014
  6. Most important people in baseball history

    David Schoenfield

    Graham Womack runs a site called Baseball: Past and Present, and he recently had an interesting idea to have people vote on the 25 most important people in baseball history. He included a long ballot of names, although write-in candidates were allowe...

    Blog | November 12, 2014
  7. IBWAA top pitchers: Kershaw, Hernandez

    David Schoenfield

    Continuing our look at the Internet Baseball Writers Association awards, here are the honors for best pitcher: National League 1st -- Clayton Kershaw, Dodgers 2nd -- Johnny Cueto, Reds 3rd -- Adam Wainwright, Cardinals American League 1st -...

    Blog | November 12, 2014
  8. IBWAA top rookies: Abreu, deGrom

    David Schoenfield

    Continuing our coverage of the Internet Baseball Writers Association season awards, the top rookies: American League 1st -- Jose Abreu, White Sox (154 of 158 first-place votes) 2nd -- Masahiro Tanaka, Yankees 3rd -- Dellin Betances, Yankees ...

    Blog | November 10, 2014
  9. IBWAA best relievers: Kimbrel, Holland

    David Schoenfield

    It's awards season, and this week we'll get the big ones, with the Cy Young winners announced on Wednesday and the MVPs on Thursday. The Internet Baseball Writers Association of America also votes on awards, and it's always interesting to see how ...

    Blog | November 10, 2014
  10. Ten great playoff wins for the Giants

    David Schoenfield

    On Friday, I wrote a piece titled "Giants: Baseball's imperfect dynasty." Some Giants fans thought I was taking some pot shots at the team and ignoring the bottom line of three World Series titles. Are the Giants a dynasty? According to the SportsNat...

    Blog | November 03, 2014
  11. Best Halloween costume ever

    David Schoenfield

    It's Ned Yost's 1983 Topps card ... A @Royals fan dressed up as Ned Yost's famous bunting baseball card for Halloween: MLB Fan Cave (@MLBFanCave) November 1, 2014...

    Blog | November 01, 2014
  12. Giants: Baseball's imperfect dynasty

    David Schoenfield

    Maybe the most fascinating aspect of the latest title run for the San Francisco Giants is how little production they received in the postseason from some of their highest-paid players: Matt Cain, the team's top-paid player at $20.83 million thi...

    Blog | October 31, 2014
  13. Baseball gods order up a Game 7

    David Schoenfield

    The bottom of the second inning of Game 6 lasted 33 minutes and 41 pitches and somewhere between an eternity if you're a San Francisco Giants fan and perfection if you're a Kansas City Royals fan. In this World Series that has been more entertaining ...

    Blog | October 29, 2014
  14. Some World Series thoughts on the off day

    David Schoenfield

    From 30,000 feet somewhere between San Francisco and Kansas City ... Heard from a couple readers on Twitter reminding me of a blog I wrote back in July that listed the top 10 pitchers in baseball ... and did not include Madison Bumgarner. Well,...

    Blog | October 27, 2014
  15. Chat wrap: Let's talk playoffs

    David Schoenfield

    Special edition baseball chat! Click here to check out Friday's chat wrap....

    Blog | October 17, 2014
  16. Royals' Latino players make huge impact

    David Schoenfield

    When the Kansas City Royals joined the American League in 1969, one early idea by owner Ewing Kauffman was to build the Kansas City Royals Baseball Academy in Florida. It was an attempt find quality athletes without much baseball experience and train...

    Blog | October 15, 2014