Tristan H. Cockcroft has his early hitter rankings for the 2014 season, plus players who could move up and those who could be early bargains.
Ben Jedlovec of Baseball Info Solutions provides his list of five players opposing teams should be employing defensive shifts against, as well as three more who are getting the shift treatment but shouldn't be.
Curtis Granderson hit three home runs in the first four innings and matched a career high with five hits, leading the New York Yankees to a 7-6 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Thursday night.
Alex Rodriguez returned to the lineup and Curtis Granderson hit an inside-the-park home run to help the Yankees to a 3-0 victory over the Twins on Sunday.
Based on that final balloting update, it appears the American League starting lineup for the All-Star game will be loaded with Yankees and Red Sox.
In the first update of the 2011 American League All-Star voting, the Yankees have six players who are the top vote-getters at their positions, including the entire starting infield.
Tristan H. Cockcroft points out differences in his hitter rankings compared with the staff consensus in the May re-rankings.
Breaking down the weekend's Sox-Yanks series from a statistical standpoint.
Tristan H. Cockcroft picks out one 'fantasy unsung hero' from each team who could shine in September.
Stephania Bell looks at some of the latest injury issues around the league, including Joe Mauer, Rafael Furcal, Jimmy Rollins and Brian Roberts
Tristan H. Cockcroft looks at whether guys like Austin Jackson and Robinson Cano are indeed sell-high candidates based on the popular definition of the term.
Curtis Granderson's go-ahead RBI single capped Detroit's two-run eighth inning and the Tigers rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 on Monday night.