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  1. The decline of Alex Rodriguez

    David Schoenfield

    It's always been a soap opera with Alex Rodriguez during his tenure with the New York Yankees: From the brawl with Jason Varitek in 2004 to slapping the ball out of Bronson Arroyo's glove in the playoffs to the time Joe Torre hit him eighth in the 20...

    Blog | October 16, 2012
  2. Best players traded while minor leaguers

    David Schoenfield

    In my chat on Tuesday, we briefly discussed the all-time draft rosters for each team that I compiled. Somebody asked: What's the all-time roster for players drafted and traded away while still minor leaguers? Some of these deals are pretty famous -- ...

    Blog | June 06, 2012
  3. Links: Wild card, Bobby V, pitching in Coors

    David Schoenfield

    Sports Illustrated's Joe Sheehan responds to the likelihood that baseball will be adding a second wild-card team. Joe perfectly sums up the problems I also have with the second wild card. In fact, I would argue the problems are so obvious, and the be...

    Blog | March 01, 2012
  4. Where does Varitek rank on all-time C list?

    David Schoenfield

    Quick: Where does Jason Varitek rank on the all-time list of catchers? Top 50? Top 40? Top 20? Varitek is apparently set to retire on Thursday, calling it quits after 15 seasons with the Boston Red Sox, 1,546 major league games, two World Serie...

    Blog | February 28, 2012
  5. Boston Red Sox have real reason to worry

    David Schoenfield

    On Aug. 31 at Fenway Park, the Boston Red Sox beat the New York Yankees 9-5 behind home runs from Jacoby Ellsbury, David Ortiz and Jason Varitek, and Josh Beckett's seven innings and eight strikeouts. Daniel Bard pitched a perfect eighth, Jonathan Pa...

    Blog | September 18, 2011
  6. Ten reasons to love the MLB trade deadline

    David Schoenfield

    I wrote last week that very few of the game's top players were acquired as prospects in deadline deals (about 4 percent of the top 200 players). Of course, that doesn't means some deals turn to gems. Here are 10 in-season prospect trades that general...

    Blog | July 25, 2011
  7. Podcast: Should Mauer move from catcher?

    David Schoenfield

    Eric and Keith discuss some big issues on Wednesday's Baseball Today podcast , including: Joe Mauer's value as a catcher and whether the Twins should move him to a new position. Is Josh Johnson the most dominant pitcher right now? Would you tak...

    Blog | April 20, 2011
  8. Podcast: Mauer, Tulo, A-Gone, replay

    David Schoenfield

    I filled in on Friday's Baseball Today podcast for Eric, hosting with Friday regular Mark Simon. Let's just say it's not every podcast that references Lenny Sakata, the Corn Palace in South Dakota and Travis Hafner's hometown. We also discuss: J...

    Blog | April 15, 2011