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  1. Scouting 'other guys' in Samardzija deal

    Keith Law

    Oakland's teardown of their 2014 wild-card team continues unabated with the Monday trade of Jeff Samardzija for a package that seems to emphasize quantity (especially in terms of total years of control remaining) over quality, the inverse of how they...

    Blog | December 09, 2014
  2. Trade: Cards go all-in, Braves get younger

    Keith Law

    Monday's trade between the St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves indicates the Cardinals are going all-in for 2015. Jason Heyward is just a year from free agency, but that one year will be a very valuable one, even if he just maintains the status...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  3. Cards do better in Freese-Bourjos deal

    Keith Law

    Two players who had been squeezed off their current rosters by better players find themselves in new homes with the promise of more playing time, as the St. Louis Cardinals dealt third baseman David Freese and reliever Fernando Salas to the Los Angel...

    Blog | November 22, 2013
  4. Breaking down the Zack Greinke trade

    Keith Law

    The Angels are in a tight enough spot in the wild-card race that it makes sense for them to add a significant player such as Zack Greinke, who easily could be worth two extra wins to the team from now through the end of the season over the disastrous...

    Blog | July 27, 2012
  5. For Zack Greinke, Angels give up a lot, but gain assurances - MLB...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down the Zak Greinke trade, noting the Angels gave up a lot, but for a pitcher worth wins and with a history in the American League they can bank on.

    Blog | Conversation | July 27, 2012
  6. What went wrong for the Royals?

    Keith Law

    It's well-documented that the Kansas City Royals have struggled for much of the past two decades, but 2012 was supposed to be different in the eyes of many observers. A trip to the playoffs was never realistically in the cards, but because of a ...

    Blog | May 01, 2012
  7. Diagnosing the Kansas City Royals' problems - MLB

    Keith Law

    There were high expectations for the Royals this year, and Keith Law explains where things went wrong and how the situation can be fixed.

    Blog | Conversation | May 01, 2012
  8. Braves win big in Bourn deal

    Keith Law

    In a trade that sends Houston Astros center fielder Michael Bourn to the Atlanta Braves for a grab bag of prospects, Atlanta has done very well. Bourn is a significant upgrade for the Braves, a team in position to win the wild card despite muddling a...

    Blog | July 31, 2011
  9. Keith Law -- Michael Bourn deal a win for Atlanta Braves

    Keith Law

    Keith Law writes that in acquiring Michael Bourn from the Houston Astros, the Atlanta Braves got an impact player and the Astros got far too little.

    Blog | Conversation | July 31, 2011
  10. MLB - Keith Law - Milwaukee Brewers an odd fit for K-Rod

    Keith Law

    Keith Law writes that Francisco Rodriguez is an odd fit for the Milwaukee Brewers and that the end cost could be too steep.

    Blog | Conversation | July 13, 2011
  11. 2010 MLB free agency: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, St. Louis Ca...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down the acquisition of Scott Downs by the Angels and Ryan Theriot by the Cardinals, a pair of moves that have left him scratching his head.

    Blog | Conversation | December 13, 2010
  12. MLB Playoffs: Scouting the Atlanta Braves

    Keith Law

    Keith Law scouts the Atlanta Braves in advance of the 2010 MLB playoffs. If the Braves hope to extend Bobby Cox's life as manager, the offense -- depleted by the losses of Chipper Jones and Martin Prado -- will need to score enough runs to support their stellar pitching staff.

    Story | Conversation | October 03, 2010
  13. MLB draft 2010 - Arizona now the wild card in the draft

    Keith Law

    Just after Keith Law released his latest mock draft, more information came in about where players could go in the draft. Then it happened again. Here's where things stand late Friday night.

    Blog | Conversation | June 06, 2010
  14. MLB - Keith Law: My 2010 predictions for playoffs, awards and mor...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law drops knowledge: his officially unofficial 2010 predictions blog. WS? Yankees over Cards, even though he hates picking repeat winners. NL MVP? Chase Utley. Yea... other curious things abound. Dive in.

    Blog | Conversation | April 02, 2010
  15. Canadian wild card aims at top 50

    Keith Law

    I've been back on the draft beat over the past four days, seeing three high school players - Kris Bryant, Marcus Littlewood, and Kellin Deglan - who could all figure into the top 50 picks in this year's draft. In that trio, Bryant is the bi...

    Blog | March 20, 2010
  16. MLB Draft Blog - Scouting Kris Bryant, Marcus Littlewood and Kel...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law jumps back into the scouting realm with a look at high school talents Kris Bryant, Marcus Littlewood and Kellin Deglan.

    Blog | Conversation | March 20, 2010