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  1. Jonah Keri ranks the MLB teams

    Jonah Keri

    With a cupcake schedule in September, the Indians have a shot at crashing the party in October.

    Story | Conversation | September 02, 2013
  2. Trade Deadline Preview: AL Central Edition

    Jonah Keri

    An underachieving team full of stars, a fringe contender hanging around, two also-rans with heavy incentive to sell, and a post-blockbuster team in limbo. Don't sleep on the AL Central as the trade deadline approaches, or even five weeks before. D...

    Blog | June 28, 2013
  3. Please, Somebody, Beat the Tigers

    Michael Baumann

    Sportswriters love telling people how unbiased sportswriters are, and a big part of that is rooting for stories, not individual teams. That's pretty obvious. It's much easier and much more fun to write about an unusual defensive play, or a no-hitter,...

    Blog | May 06, 2013
  4. Roster Doctor: The Unpredictability of Closers, AL Edition

    Jonah Keri

    Last week, we ran down the National League's closer situations, and some of the best potential opportunities to exploit. This time, we tackle the American League. BALTIMORE ORIOLES Closer: Jim Johnson Lying in wait: Pedro Strop Stating the ...

    Blog | April 19, 2013
  5. Trade Deadline Breakdown: American League Edition

    Jonah Keri

    Thirty teams, 30 fallouts from a busy final 48 hours before the trade deadline. Today we'll cover the American League. Check back tomorrow for the National League. AL WEST TEXAS RANGERS Acquired Ryan Dempster from Cubs for Kyle Hendricks and Chr...

    Blog | August 01, 2012
  6. Fantasy Fiesta: The Slow-Start Situation

    Jonah Keri

    Six innings, five runs, eight hits. For Tim Lincecum and his now-10.54 ERA, that qualifies as an improvement. The guy who might've been the best pitcher on the planet three years ago now makes his fantasy owners cower in terror before checking his bo...

    Blog | April 17, 2012
  7. MLB Power Rankings, Week 1

    Jonah Keri

    Welcome to the inaugural edition of Grantland's weekly MLB Power Rankings. Every Monday we'll size up all 30 teams, evaluating each one based on a combination of recent play, overall team quality, and statistical spelunking. Most teams have p...

    Blog | April 09, 2012
  8. The Homecoming of Jim Thome

    Anna Clark

    Cleveland once wanted to build a statue of Jim Thome to entice to him to stay with the Indians. A statue! And to the team where he had spent 12 seasons, the slugger said no dice. Thome turned down a generous contract offer and the chance to stare at ...

    Blog | August 26, 2011