CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

14 results for "joe nathan"

Page of 1
  1. My best and worst free-agent predictions

    Jim Bowden

    One of my favorite pieces I write every year is my free-agent predictions. For those unfamiliar, at the start of every offseason, I make my best guess at what each free agent's contract will look like and give a prediction of where he will sign. I...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  2. Closer Report: Papelbon's woes

    Eric Karabell

    Honestly, if closers keep pitching the way they have so far this season, we're going to need to devote a daily column to it. On Monday, those fellows were a mess. On Tuesday, it was a bit quieter. On Wednesday, an incredible six closers blew saves, s...

    Blog | April 03, 2014
  3. One deal for every AL team

    Jim Bowden

    On Monday I offered up one move I'd like to see for every team in the National League, and today we will cover the AL clubs. AL East Baltimore Orioles The Move: Sign Matt Garza to a four-year, $60 million deal. Why: The Orioles have ...

    Blog | November 19, 2013
  4. Curtis Granderson among the toughest qualifying offers decisions ...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski looks at the second tier of free agents to see which players are worthy of a qualifying offer.

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2013
  5. Notable winners, losers in offseason deals

    Eric Karabell

    The baseball winter meetings are clearly in the rearview mirror, but the offseason discussion never ends. We're still waiting to find out final destinations for first baseman Prince Fielder (I think he ends up with the Chicago Cubs), shortstop J...

    Blog | December 16, 2011
  6. Matt Moore, Hanley Ramirez, Ian Stewart among big winners in offs...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell has notes about some winners and losers from the movement during the winter meetings and beyond.

    Blog | Conversation | December 16, 2011
  7. MLB: Rafael Furcal and Joe Nathan among the potential bargains at...

    Keith Law

    The final tier of Keith Law's top 50 free agents includes possible bats on the rebound, and a slew of relief pitchers of all shapes and sizes.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2011
  8. AL closers: Will Joe Nathan regain old job?

    Eric Karabell

    With the National League closer situations taken care of earlier, let's transition to the other league, where at this point only one of the top seven relief pitchers on the Player Rater reside. And I'm worried about that guy. Boston Red ...

    Blog | July 12, 2011
  9. Predicting end-of-season saves for all AL teams

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell updates his saves projections for all 14 American League teams, predicting final totals for such players as Matt Capps, Sergio Santos and Neftali Feliz.

    Blog | Conversation | July 12, 2011
  10. Joe Nathan, Ryan Franklin projected for 30-plus saves in 2011, wh...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell lays out his save projections for all 30 teams, predicting save totals for everyone from Jonathan Papelbon and Brad Lidge to Tyler Clippard and Aroldis Chapman.

    Blog | Conversation | March 25, 2011
  11. MLB -- Buster Olney: The Minnesota Twins must now consider a Plan...

    Buster Olney

    There really isn't an ideal guy to fill the hole left by what could be a season-ending injury to Joe Nathan -- partly just because the Twins have come to rely on Nathan so much. He's just such a lock to perform. But that's what they must search for now.

    Blog | Conversation | March 14, 2010
  12. MLB - Insider - Baseball Prospectus - Predicting prosperous close...

    Marc Normandin

    Predicting which closers will see a lot of save chances is nearly impossible. So what's the best tactic for closer-seeking fantasy owners?

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2009
  13. Healthy, reliable closers hard to find

    Jerry Crasnick

    Why are so many closers either hurt or struggling? Stress and wear and tear are logical places to start.

    Story | Conversation | June 01, 2005
  14. Straight fastballs can be dangerous

    Fastballs are all about location. Plus, what's wrong with Nomar; what's right with Giles; other scouting notes.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2003