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  1. W2W4: CC Sabathia vs. Giants

    Mark Simon

    Three things to watch for from CC Sabathia against the San Francisco Giants on Friday night. Pitch selection: Whither the changeup Last night Boston Red Sox starter John Lackey did something he hadn't done in any start over the past five seasons....

    Blog | September 20, 2013
  2. What's next for Jonathon Niese?

    Mark Simon, ESPN Stats & Information

    Locations for the 30 base hits that Jonathon Niese allowed on softly hit fly balls in 2011. (Thirty ranked tied for second in MLB.)Continuing our statistical look at some of the key players for the 2012 Mets, we focus today on Mets lefty Jonathon N...

    Blog | February 09, 2012
  3. Podcast: Great throws, Power Rankings

    David Schoenfield

    Eric Karabell is on vacation this week, leaving yours truly on the Baseball Today podcast. As usual, Mark Simon was on Monday and we somehow kept the show under an hour. Hey, it was a busy weekend! 1. The Tigers swept the Indians and we talked abo...

    Blog | August 22, 2011
  4. Scanning the options market

    Buster Olney

    ESPN Research monster Mark Simon and Doug Kern of ESPN Stats & Information put together a list of some players who have contractual options for next season, using information from the excellent Cot's Baseball Contracts. Take a look: First b...

    Blog | September 17, 2010
  5. Some options, like David Ortiz and Jon Garland, appear to be no-b...

    Buster Olney

    A close look at the options market shows some no-brainers out there, such as the Padres being able to lock up Jon Garland's inning-eating ways for another year at a good rate; in other cases -- we're looking at you, Berkman -- it's a no-brainer to pass.

    Blog | Conversation | September 17, 2010
  6. Leftover notes on Cameron and more

    Gordon Edes

    Sifting through some random notes, quotes and gloats (as one of my journalism heroes, Bob Verdi, used to write):We'll start you off with a trivia question, courtesy of Red Sox researcher Mark Simon: New Red Sox outfielder Mike Cameron was a .250/...

    Blog | December 17, 2009
  7. The Yankees' case for Halladay

    Buster Olney

    The Yankees, Mets and Red Sox have spent more money in free agency over the past decade than any other teams, as ESPN's esteemed Mark Simon notes: Biggest free-agent outlays 1999 to 2008 (approximate in millions) Yankees: $1.45 billion Mets: ...

    Blog | December 03, 2009
  8. Young lefties in the spotlight for Game 1

    A pair of 24-year-old lefties, Cole Hamels and Scott Kazmir, will start Game 1 of the 2008 World Series.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | October 21, 2008
  9. White Sox try yet again to avoid elimination

    Rob Grabowski/US Presswire Gavin Floyd heads to the mound as the White Sox again try to avoid elimination. SONNANSTINE TRYING TO CLOSE OUT WHITE SOX By Mark Simon, ESPN Research A look ahead to Monday's games: Rays at White Sox Despite what...

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | October 05, 2008
  10. Myers key contributor since returning from demotion

    Brett Myers is 3-1 since returning from his demotion to the minors.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | August 20, 2008
  11. Lee again comes through in the clutch for the Cubs

    The Brewers, not the Cardinals, are in a better position to catch the Cubs in the NL Central, says Orel Hershiser.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | July 21, 2008
  12. White Sox looking for redemption at home against the Cubs

    Looking ahead to the key weekend matchups around the major leagues.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | June 26, 2008
  13. Sheets, Brewers forming the right mixture

    Ben Sheets has been impressive all season ... and now his Brewers teammates are starting to help out, too.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | June 23, 2008
  14. Change of scenery helping Volquez

    Change of scenery helping Volquez

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | May 13, 2008
  15. Diamond Daily

    BASEBALL TONIGHT EXTRA Next stop, October By Mark Simon ESPN Research The Yankees became the fourth and final postseason qualifier for the American League on Wednesday. All that's left to do is sort out the playoff matchups. At this point, the m...

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | September 26, 2007
  16. Diamond Daily

    BASEBALL TONIGHT EXTRA Anything is possible in NL By Mark Simon, ESPN Research The NL wild-card race has officially gone haywire. With some teams on blistering hot streaks, don't be surprised if division leads change hands. We can talk about the...

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | September 18, 2007