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  1. Least Valuable Player awards for 2014

    Eric Karabell

    The Texas Rangers, playing better of late but still the worst team in the American League, started seven rookies in Wednesday's 5-1 victory over the Houston Astros. The Rangers have used a record number of players to get through the season, and while...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  2. Players who are poised to rebound in '15

    Jim Bowden

    Every year there are players who underachieve, and when it happens, opposing general managers pick up the phone and call that team's GM to find out if they can "steal" the player in a trade. GMs view players with the same mindset they do the stock ma...

    Blog | September 19, 2014
  3. Bounce back coming for low-OPS players?

    Eric Karabell

    None of the 152 hitters qualified for the batting title have a lower OPS (on-base percentage plus slugging) than Cincinnati Reds shortstop Zack Cozart, but he wasn't really expected to aid a fantasy team this season. However, several others near the ...

    Blog | September 11, 2014
  4. Yasiel Puig among MLB's most mistake-prone baserunners - MLB

    Scott Spratt

    Scott Spratt breaks down the worst baserunners in baseball today. He begins with Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, who leads MLB with 25 bad baserunning plays this season.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2014
  5. Milwaukee Brewers likely to fall back in the National League Cent...

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan explains why the Milwaukee Brewers aren't going to be able to stick at the top of the NL Central.

    Story | Conversation | May 25, 2014
  6. Brewers lose another pair of players

    AJ Mass

    With an 18-6 record, very little has gone wrong for the Milwaukee Brewers this season. However, in one ill-timed swing on Saturday, things took a very bad turn for the club. Taking some warm-up swings while standing on the top step of the dugout,...

    Blog | April 27, 2014
  7. Andrew Cashner's fantasy ceiling

    Eric Karabell

    The non-Aussie version of the 2014 Major League Baseball season opened Sunday night with the San Diego Padres beating up Los Angeles Dodgers relief pitcher Brian Wilson for a 3-1 win, but the story entering play, and for the first seven innings, was ...

    Blog | March 31, 2014
  8. Is Segura headed to DL?

    AJ Mass

    According to Adam McCalvy of MLB.com, Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Jean Segura "still can't play in the field and couldn't say for sure whether he'd be ready for Opening Day." If that's the case, then utility man Jeff Bianchi, who appears to have won ...

    Blog | March 26, 2014
  9. Fernandez wraps up impressive season

    Eric Karabell

    Fantasy owners really could not have asked for much more of Miami Marlins right-hander Jose Fernandez this year. The Cuban import surprisingly made the Marlins out of spring training at age 20, became a popular fantasy free-agent pickup immediately, ...

    Blog | September 12, 2013
  10. Trades made at deadline are overrated - MLB

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello explains why it's difficult to get in-season impact from trades at the MLB trade deadline.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2013
  11. SB projections: My updated top 10

    Eric Karabell

    Nobody should be terribly surprised that San Diego Padres shortstop Everth Cabrera is running wild, because this is what he did last season. Cabrera led the National League -- and all middle infielders -- in stolen bases last season, and all of baseb...

    Blog | May 29, 2013
  12. Believe in Jean Segura, not Edward Mujica

    Jim Bowden

    Sparky Anderson once told me he didn't believe in anything he saw on the field until June 1. Only after two months of baseball could he have confidence a player or team's performance was legitimate. With June just around the corner, there are seve...

    Blog | May 24, 2013
  13. Bits: Segura now tops on Player Rater

    Eric Karabell

    While rehabbing Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Zack Greinke gets the headlines for the possibility he will come off the disabled list and pitch Wednesday, the relatively unknown shortstop prospect acquired by the Milwaukee Brewers from the Los Ange...

    Blog | May 14, 2013
  14. Five early surprises: Can they keep it up?

    Jim Bowden

    During spring training, it's not easy to recognize which performances and numbers are legit and which are merely mirages. Spring numbers are never a truly accurate barometer of what to expect from a player during the season. Likewise, early-season nu...

    Blog | April 19, 2013
  15. Bits: Jennings turning it up in August

    Eric Karabell

    Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Desmond Jennings homered and stole a base Sunday and over the past five games is 9-for-19 with nine runs scored, raising his batting average from .233 to .246. Hopefully Jennings is erasing his disappointing label, but at th...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  16. Desmond Jennings of Tampa Bay Rays showing signs of improvement i...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell looks at the fantasy-noteworthy performances from Sunday, including Desmond Jennings' continued resurgence.

    Blog | Conversation | August 13, 2012