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  1. The 30 Linchpin Players of 2014

    Buster Olney

    The Cardinals would love for a strong season from Matt Adams, but you know what? If he requires more time to settle in as a regular, they've got enough other parts to win without a big contribution from the first baseman. The same could be said for R...

    Blog | January 19, 2014
  2. Justin Masterson being discussed?

    AJ Mass

    Is Justin Masterson in the long-term plans of the Cleveland Indians or not? Although general manager Chris Antonetti has said he'd "love for (the pitcher) to be an Indian long-term," he's also listening to trade offers. He may soon be getting one ...

    Blog | December 11, 2013
  3. Best fits for 10 elite free agents

    Jim Bowden

    Every team entering the offseason would love a shot at even one (if not several) of the top available players on the free-agent market. But that often only comes with a particular equilibrium of financial resources and baseball needs. Below are 1...

    Blog | November 13, 2012
  4. The most dominant pitches of all time

    Buster Olney

    CC Sabathia loves to hit and gets only a couple of chances to do so every season, and the baseball gods have been unfair to him today. Sabathia will be on "Sunday Night Baseball" (8 p.m. ET, ESPN), but does the left-hander get to swing against some m...

    Blog | June 24, 2012
  5. R.A. Dickey's knuckleball and the most dominant pitches of all ti...

    Buster Olney

    The way R.A. Dickey is throwing his knuckleball these days, it could be called one of the most dominant pitches of all time. Buster Olney asked a team of evaluators to look back and offer other nominations for the nastiest pitches they have seen.

    Blog | Conversation | June 24, 2012
  6. Orioles stalled by a perception problem

    Buster Olney

    The truth is that Baltimore Orioles owner Peter Angelos is much more of a lawyer than a baseball owner, and he spends almost all of his days involved in lawsuits. And the truth is that in Buck Showalter's perfect world, he'd love to work wi...

    Blog | November 03, 2011
  7. In a fast-paced business, the Baltimore Orioles always seem to be...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that the Baltimore Orioles are fighting a perception problem, seemingly always one step behind their competitors. Plus, notes on prospective buyers for the Los Angeles Dodgers and the latest hot stove buzz.

    Blog | Conversation | November 03, 2011
  8. Ranking contenders' remaining schedules

    Buster Olney

    You'd love to have a lot of games against the Dodgers in the second half except on the days that Clayton Kershaw is pitching. The Mariners have a young and thin lineup, so you might be glad to see Seattle on your schedule -- but not if you happe...

    Blog | July 10, 2011
  9. MLB: Ranking the second-half schedules of MLB contenders

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney ranks the second-half schedules of all remaining MLB contenders. While the Phillies and Rays have difficult paths, the Yankees and Giants have easier roads.

    Blog | Conversation | July 10, 2011
  10. Start 'em/Sit 'em: Can we trust Bartolo?

    Eric Karabell

    It's that time of the week -- ah, who doesn't love Fridays? -- when we take a deeper look at the readily available starting pitchers that would make for fine spot starters. But today there's a twist, as we point out available pitchers ...

    Blog | June 03, 2011
  11. Randy Wolf, Juan Nicasio serve as good fantasy spot-start options...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell scans this weekend's pitching matchups and offers a "thumbs up" or "thumbs down" on several probable pitchers.

    Blog | Conversation | June 03, 2011
  12. Bits: There's the Beckett we know and love

    Eric Karabell

    Los Angeles Angels right-hander Jered Weaver struck out a career-high 15 batters Sunday in beating the Toronto Blue Jays, reminding fantasy owners that it was he who led the big leagues in the K's category last season. Weaver -- the new Player R...

    Blog | April 11, 2011
  13. Jered Weaver, Josh Beckett pitch like fantasy aces Sunday

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell looks back at the weekend action, highlighted by magnificent pitching performances from Jered Weaver and Josh Beckett.

    Blog | Conversation | April 11, 2011
  14. Detroit Tigers Ryan Raburn emerging as late-round fantasy sleeper...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell explains his fantasy love for Detroit Tigers outfielder Ryan Raburn, who was just re-signed to a two-year deal with the team.

    Blog | Conversation | January 13, 2011
  15. MLB: Several people who worked or played with Trevor Hoffman chim...

    Buster Olney

    A likely first-ballot Hall of Famer, Trevor Hoffman is hanging up his spikes. But Buster has gone ahead and picked up some anecdotes that could be used when the great reliever is set to join Cooperstown.

    Blog | Conversation | January 12, 2011
  16. Zack Greinke's most likely destinations

    Buster Olney

    There will be teams that would love to add Zack Greinke but don't have the caliber of prospects necessary to get him. There will be teams that would love to have Greinke but, like the Kansas City Royals, are concerned about matching the timing o...

    Blog | October 17, 2010