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  1. 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
  2. Father's guidance aided Trout's ascent

    Buster Olney

    ATLANTA -- Jeff Trout stays up to watch his son Mike play, no matter what part of the world he happens to be in. Mike knows this because, no matter how late the Angels' games end, he gets text messages from his parents after the final pitch is thrown...

    Blog | June 15, 2014
  3. Yankees forced to wait on CC

    AJ Mass

    Mike Mazzeo of ESPN New York writes that New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said he would be "kinda shocked" to see CC Sabathia back on the mound immediately after his 15-day disabled list ends. Sabathia is dealing with what is being termed a "...

    Blog | May 18, 2014
  4. New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka adjusts seamlessly to li...

    Buster Olney

    In ESPN The Magazine's Transactions Issue, Buster Olney writes that Masahiro Tanaka is better than anyone imagined -- and funnier too. In fact, it may not be too early to wonder if we're looking at a future Yankees legend.

    Story | Conversation | May 14, 2014
  5. Closer complications for Angels

    AJ Mass

    The closer situation for the Los Angeles Angels got a little more complicated this week when Joe Smith "got sick and threw up in the bullpen" on Monday, forcing manager Mike Scioscia to give the ninth-inning repsonsibilities back to Ernesto Frieri. ...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  6. Masahiro Tanaka is looking like a bargain for the New York Yankee...

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello explains why Masahiro Tanaka's $155 million deal is looking like a bargain.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2014
  7. New York Yankees, Houston Astros among teams benefiting from defe...

    Joe Rosales

    Joe Rosales of Baseball Info Solutions looks at the big winners and losers of the increased use of infield shifts.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2014
  8. Atlanta Braves' postseason chances most affected by injuries duri...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski ranks teams that have been hit the hardest by spring injuries, based on their impact on the pennant races. He says that the Braves have been bitten worst by the injury bug.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2014
  9. Oakland A's GM Billy Beane found old trend that works like magic ...

    Peter Keating

    In ESPN The Magazine, Peter Keating writes that A's GM Billy Beane is at the forefront of another new trend in baseball -- which is actually an old trend in baseball. But it works, well, like magic.

    Story | Conversation | March 05, 2014
  10. Oakland A's GM Billy Beane found old trend that works like magic ...

    Peter Keating

    In ESPN The Magazine, Peter Keating writes that A's GM Billy Beane is at the forefront of another new trend in baseball -- which is actually an old trend in baseball. But it works, well, like magic.

    Story | Conversation | March 05, 2014
  11. Early observations from spring training

    Buster Olney

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- This is the time of spring training when a player can redefine himself with a first impression, good or bad. You could be Jesus Montero walking into the Seattle Mariners' camp 40 pounds overweight, or maybe Masahiro Tanaka, cutting...

    Blog | March 02, 2014
  12. Ranking strength of early AL schedules

    Buster Olney

    The Cleveland Indians were 51-44 at the All-Star break, and when they lost four of their first five games in the second half, it was unclear whether they would remain in contention. But here's the thing: The Indians had what appeared to be on pape...

    Blog | February 25, 2014
  13. Tuesday Roundup: Machado's progress

    AJ Mass

    Manny Machado is not in attendance at Baltimore Orioles minicamp this week, but that shouldn't be seen as a sign that the third baseman's recovery from knee surgery is not progressing as expected. According to Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore S...

    Blog | January 14, 2014
  14. Friday Roundup: Yankees rotation needs

    AJ Mass

    Most experts believe that the New York Yankees will be very aggresive in their pursuit of Masahiro Tanaka, who met with the Chicago White Sox on Thursday, as his tour of teams interested in his services began in earnest. As ESPN New York's Andrew ...

    Blog | January 10, 2014
  15. Friday Roundup: Cubs extending Shark?

    AJ Mass

    On a day that featured news of deals both huge (Robinson Cano to the Mariners for $240 million, Curtis Granderson to the Mets for $60 million) and far less expensive (J.P. Arencibia to the Rangers for $1 million), the Chicago Cubs continue to hold ou...

    Blog | December 06, 2013
  16. Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees already winners of the offsea...

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello explains why the Red Sox and Yankees can already be considered winners of the winter.

    Story | Conversation | November 15, 2013