Dan Szymborski updates MLB playoff odds following the trade deadline. The ZiPS formula sees the Tigers as the new World Series favorites.
Dan Szymborski says the Royals need to add a bat at the deadline if they hope to contend this season and beyond.
Dan Szymborski uses the ZiPS projection system to determine the best (and worst) picks of the Franchise Player Draft.
Dan Szymborski explains why the AL East race might end up being the closest in history.
Dan Szymborski calculates what Jon Lester is actually worth -- a lot more than $70 million -- and figures out where he will be a fit as a free agent.
Dan Szymborski breaks down the most indispensable players in MLB, led by Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander.
Dan Szymborski looks at his ZiPS standings projections to see which American League teams our Forecaster experts are overrating and underrating.
Dan Szymborski uses the ZiPS projections to analyze whether Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera can earn a second Triple Crown in 2014, repeating his feat from 2012.
Dan Szymborski ranks teams that have been hit the hardest by spring injuries, based on their impact on the pennant races. He says that the Braves have been bitten worst by the injury bug.
Dan Szymborski breaks down 10 players who will perform better than their statistical projections suggest.
Dan Szymborski looks at six hurlers poised to make a Max Scherzer-type leap in 2014.
Dan Szymborski looks at which teams missed the biggest opportunities this winter.
Dan Szymborski explains why the Tigers should wait as long as possible before giving Miguel Cabrera a contract extension.
Dan Szymborski explains why the Detroit Tigers are the odds-on favorites to win the World Series.
Dan Szymborski explains why Chris Sale deserves the American League Cy Young award.
The Royals are just 3 1/2 games back for the second wild-card spot, but Dan Szymborski explains why that deficit is much larger than it appears.