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  1. Josh Donaldson, Kyle Seager among next wave of talent at third ba...

    Scott Spratt

    Scott Spratt identifies the next wave of top-flight talent at third base, including Josh Donaldson and Kyle Seager.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2014
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  3. Will George Springer's low contact rate limit his ceiling? - MLB

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello examines George Springer's season thus far, shining a spotlight on his impressive power numbers and, more importantly, his contact issues. Will Springer's high miss rate ultimately make him only a good player rather than a great one?

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2014
  4. Who's on pace for 20/20 seasons?

    Eric Karabell

    It's not easy as it used to be to finish a baseball season with more than 20 home runs and 20 stolen bases. Nine players achieved the feat last season, 10 the year before and 12 in 2011. Basically, the trend of five-category fantasy options continues...

    Blog | June 27, 2014
  5. Glaring holes among playoff contenders

    Buster Olney

    It's easy to imagine the Angels succeeding in October -- for seven innings, at least. Mike Trout is already widely regarded as the best player on the planet, and he is in the midst of what is arguably the best month of his career, sporting a 1.228 OP...

    Blog | June 27, 2014
  6. Angels going Green at third?

    AJ Mass

    The Los Angeles Angels started Grant Green at third base on Wednesday, marking the first time in his career that the 26-year-old's name was written down on a lineup card at the hot corner. However, manager Mike Scioscia says he remains supportive of ...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  7. Anthony Rizzo is becoming a superstar - MLB

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello explains why Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is turning into a superstar.

    Story | Conversation | June 25, 2014
  8. Fantasy impact of position changes

    Eric Karabell

    Most times that I've talked to a baseball player about the potential effects a position change will have -- or is having -- on them at the plate, they've looked at me like I was an alien from outer space. In other words, although these guys are human...

    Blog | June 25, 2014
  9. New closer for Angels?

    AJ Mass

    After refusing to outright declare that closer Ernesto Frieri had been relieved of ninth-inning duties, even as he continued to use other pitchers in the role over the last few games, manager Mike Scioscia finally confessed to reporters on Tuesday th...

    Blog | June 25, 2014
  10. Cubs content to stick with Olt?

    AJ Mass

    The Chicago Cubs are certainly not operating under the delusion that they're going to be battling for a playoff spot come September, but they also aren't actively trying to lose games in 2014. That's why, even though there's room to let players battl...

    Blog | June 22, 2014
  11. Examining Trout's baserunning 'issue'

    Buster Olney

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- A small smile developed on the face of Los Angeles Angels bench coach Dino Ebel when he was asked about Mike Trout's tendency to make his turn on the bases at something close to a right angle, an indication that this imperfection h...

    Blog | June 22, 2014
  12. Whose spot will Gee take in Mets rotation?

    Joe Kaiser

    When Dillon Gee (strained lat) returns from the disabled list, someone in the New York Mets rotation will have to move to the bullpen. Who will it be? Mike Puma of the New York Post speculates that the recent struggles of rookie Jacob deGrom (0-2...

    Blog | June 21, 2014
  13. Defense key to Kansas City Royals' success - MLB

    Scott Spratt

    Scott Spratt looks closer at the Royals' recent success and writes why elite defense is the biggest factor.

    Story | Conversation | June 21, 2014
  14. How to solve the Frieri problem?

    AJ Mass

    When Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia needed to turn to a pitcher in order to close out a 3-1 win in extra innings against the Cleveland Indians, he did not summon for Ernesto Frieri -- at least not at first -- and that does not bode well for...

    Blog | June 20, 2014
  15. Bryant gets a promotion

    AJ Mass

    The Chicago Cubs gave 2013 first round draft pick Kris Bryant a promotion on Wednesday, however it wasn't exactly what some fans of the team may have had in mind. As Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago reports, the third baseman who "led the Southern Lea...

    Blog | June 19, 2014
  16. Royals to be buyers at deadline?

    AJ Mass

    Sitting just half a game out of first place in the American League Central, the Kansas City Royals are optimistic that this season might result in their first post-season action since winning the World Series way back in 1985. That optimism has even ...

    Blog | June 17, 2014
  17. Remaking the Atlanta lineup

    Buster Olney

    ATLANTA -- Freddie Freeman is now 24 years old and like Andrew McCutchen of the Pirates, he is learning that opposing pitchers have decided they simply have no reason to give him anything to hit. Going into Sunday's game, Freeman had seen the thir...

    Blog | June 16, 2014