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  1. Clearing the Bases: Wild, wild Wests

    Christina Kahrl

    First base: Carlos Gonzalez ripped a trio of home runs against the Astros in Coors Field. There's no snark or punchline, just simple facts: The dude can rake, Coors is where he plays and the Astros aren't the joke that people made them out to be in M...

    Blog | May 31, 2012
  2. Things to ask about Yoenis Cespedes

    Christina Kahrl

    Everybody loves it when the mystery team swoops in, don't they? Now that Yoenis Cespedes, the latest Cuban mega-prospect, has signed his four-year, $36 million deal with the Oakland Athletics, there are a few questions worth asking. 1. Why go to O...

    Blog | February 13, 2012
  3. AL West: Three fixes for each team

    Christina Kahrl

    Now in its last year of existence, baseball's short stack will get rounded out to five teams when the Astros enter the American League in 2013. But in the meantime, it's another four-way wrestling match. However, it's also a starkly segregated divisi...

    Blog | December 04, 2011
  4. Astros' move consistent with Selig's past

    Christina Kahrl

    The Astros' eventual move to the AL West was something we all knew was in the works. Now it's set for 2013, the latest move in Bud Selig's long, successful and reliably Machiavellian stewardship of the game. You can wonder if it would have happened h...

    Blog | November 17, 2011
  5. Texas Rangers know October is different

    Christina Kahrl

    Changing venues can change the tenor of a matchup. After a pair of slugfests between the Rays and Rangers in Texas, moving to the far more pitching-friendly enclosed confines of the Trop figured to help keep crooked numbers off the scoreboard. And fo...

    Blog | October 03, 2011
  6. Rays, Rangers deliver Game 2 surprises

    Christina Kahrl

    After watching the Texas Rangers get shut down in the first game of the series by Matt Moore, you'd be forgiven if you thought a statement would be made in the second match. The question was whether it would be the Tampa Bay Rays or the Rangers makin...

    Blog | October 01, 2011
  7. All-time AL Hispanic greats

    Christina Kahrl

    In the spirit of the season with Hispanic Heritage Month, let's take a look at the all-time best players of Latin descent for each of the American League teams. Baltimore Orioles: Mike Cuellar of Cuba. Cuellar only had an eight-year run in Baltimo...

    Blog | September 15, 2011
  8. 2010 MLB free agency: Freddy Garcia, Felipe Lopez top MLB free-ag...

    Christina Kahrl

    Not all valuable free agents will be signed for top dollar. Baseball Prospectus takes a look at seven players who have plenty of production left in them and, more importantly, won't break the bank.

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2010
  9. MLB: A look at what it might take to trade Albert Pujols, Tim Lin...

    Christina Kahrl

    The trade deadline is dominated by money and need. Baseball Prospectus thinks that's no fun, so let's dream a little. What would it take to trade for Albert Pujols, Evan Longoria, Hanley Ramirez and other superstars? Christina Kahrl investigates.

    Story | Conversation | July 30, 2010
  10. MLB: Midseason prescriptions for the AL West race

    Christina Kahrl

    As MLB comes out of the All-Star break, 'Dr. BP' (Baseball Prospectus) looks at every division and what the clubs within them need. Here now: the AL West. Texas looks strong; for the Angels to catch up, they need a 3B. Ty Wigginton could be the answer.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2010
  11. Baseball Prospectus -- Studying the workloads of Joba Chamberlain...

    Christina Kahrl

    As the postseason approaches, there is concern (as always) about limiting young pitchers' workloads because of previous flameouts. Baseball Prospectus finds teams are already heeding the call.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2009
  12. MLB - Baseball Prospectus - Forget Boston Red Sox vs. New York Ya...

    Christina Kahrl

    Red Sox vs. Yankees is great and all, but a compelling AL rivalry is shaping up in Angels vs. Rangers -- two evenly matched teams battling for one playoff spot.

    Story | Conversation | August 07, 2009
  13. Baseball Prospectus cures the Anaheim Angels, Texas Rangers, Seat...

    Christina Kahrl

    Looking for the cure to fix what ails the Angels, Rangers, Mariners and A's? Baseball Prospectus has all the right prescriptions for the AL West, including one team that should be getting another Doc on the phone, ASAP.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2009
  14. MLB - Baseball Prospectus - Rays underachieving, Rangers ahead of...

    Christina Kahrl

    As teams hit the midpoint of their schedules, Baseball Prospectus pauses to examine which teams are performing above or below preseason projections, plus which teams have just been unlucky.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2009
  15. MLB - Analysis - Should the Seattle Mariners be buyers or sellers...

    Christina Kahrl

    The Mariners are close to the AL West lead, but should they go for it now, or later?

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2009
  16. Analysis - The Mark Teixeira trade made the Texas Rangers competi...

    Christina Kahrl

    The Rangers traded Mark Teixeira to the Braves in 2007, and it is a major part of the foundation of their current success. Baseball Prospectus looks back at several other franchise-altering trades.

    Story | Conversation | June 05, 2009