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  1. New Atlantic League rules could help MLB

    Buster Olney

    Pat Gillick reminisced the other day about an amateur baseball tournament in Kansas, in which games were started from morning until midnight, the schedule pushed along by the clock. If the hitter wasn't in the box 90 seconds from the last pitch of an...

    Blog | July 25, 2014
  2. Is Betances the true heir to Rivera?

    AJ Mass

    After going a perfect 9-for-9 in save chances to start the season, New York Yankees closer David Robertson has now blown two saves in his last six appearances, with an ERA of 11.81 and a batting average against of .308. Could the recent struggles hav...

    Blog | June 03, 2014
  3. Scherzer tops list of impending free agents

    Buster Olney

    Max Scherzer had his worst outing of the season Wednesday, and even in that he showed a side of himself that will be valued when he becomes a free agent in the fall. Scherzer allowed seven runs in the first three innings, with his pitch count spinnin...

    Blog | May 22, 2014
  4. Johnny Cueto among pitchers you cannot steal a base against - MLB...

    Jared Cross

    Stolen bases are decided by the pitcher, not the catcher, and Jared Cross looks at the easiest (and hardest) pitchers to steal on.

    Story | Conversation | May 08, 2014
  5. Felix Hernadez being overvalued and Jered Weaver being undervalue...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski uses the ZiPS projection system to explain which pitchers are being overvalued in fantasy baseball (King Felix) and which are being undervalued (Weaver).

    Story | Conversation | March 21, 2014
  6. Who replaces Mariano Rivera in New York?

    Joe Kaiser

    Replacing a legend is never an easy job, but then again neither is closing big league ball games. On Wednesday, we learned who'll get the first chance at taking the ball in the ninth for the Yankees in the post-Mariano Rivera era. The job, at leas...

    Blog | January 22, 2014
  7. Next steps for Yankees

    AJ Mass

    Although the New York Yankees haven't made any free agent signings that would indicate that they're not actually ready to hand Mariano Rivera's closer crown over to David Robertson, there's still a chance that the team ends up bringing Fernando Rodne...

    Blog | December 16, 2013
  8. Evaluating closers-in-waiting for 2014 like David Robertson and B...

    Scott Spratt

    Closers are made, not born, and Scott Spratt looks at some pitchers who could be the 2014 version of Koji Uehara.

    Story | Conversation | October 18, 2013
  9. Chris Davis fantasy MVP among hitters

    Eric Karabell

    Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis and his sore right foot got the day off Thursday against Toronto Blue Jays left-hander Mark Buehrle, but fantasy owners can't complain about a season's worth of surprising production. Davis, a 15th-round ch...

    Blog | September 27, 2013
  10. Bits: Ludwick returns; Lawrie stays hot

    Eric Karabell

    Ryan Ludwick was the Opening Day left fielder and cleanup hitter for the Cincinnati Reds this season, which is easy to forget since entering Monday that was literally the only major league game the veteran slugger had played in this season. Ludwick t...

    Blog | August 13, 2013
  11. Talkin' keepers: Pitchers to stash for 2014

    Eric Karabell

    Before we discuss the hidden keeper value in readily available pitchers, it's worth noting that, in general, those players who make their baseball living hitting baseballs tend to be far more safer and reliable than those who do so throwing them. Tha...

    Blog | August 08, 2013
  12. Bullpens: Top 10 'non-save' RP options

    Eric Karabell

    The weekend announcement from New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera that this would be his final big league season doesn't change anything from a fantasy baseball perspective. The beloved Rivera remains a trusted fantasy option, and is appropri...

    Blog | March 11, 2013
  13. David Robertson, David Hernandez among top fantasy-worthy middle ...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell takes a closer look at the Yankees' bullpen situation and then lays out his top fantasy options among relievers not expected to get 10-plus saves.

    Blog | Conversation | March 11, 2013
  14. Ranking contenders' late-inning relievers

    Jim Bowden

    At this point in the year most contending teams have solidified the front of their starting rotations and have a single effective closer. And whiles aces and closers get the glory, almost equally important for contending clubs is how well their seven...

    Blog | September 04, 2012
  15. Possible relief targets for Yankees

    Jim Bowden

    There aren't many teams that could withstand losing a sure-fire future Hall of Famer. But the New York Yankees can. While much of Gotham was trying to figure out who the Yankees should target in trades, the fact is the Yankees own significant bull...

    Blog | May 05, 2012
  16. Minus Mariano Rivera, New York has many options - MLB

    Keith Law

    Keith Law writes that not only do the Yankees have a wealth of possible solutions on the major league roster, there are a couple of younger arms they could look to down the line.

    Blog | Conversation | May 04, 2012