CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

17 results for "mike trout"

Page of 1
  1. Mike Trout's Ridiculous Encore Performance

    Jonah Keri

    Last year, Mike Trout was the best player in baseball (even if voters and players disagreed). His was one of the best rookie seasons of all time, ranking with Dwight Gooden's off-the-charts '85 campaign as one of the best efforts ever for a player in...

    Blog | August 07, 2013
  2. Forget PEDs, Baseball Is Fun As Hell Right Now

    Jonah Keri

    You won't find many gloomier weeks of headlines for any sport than what baseball's getting right now. Ryan Braun has been compared to a cockroach. Alex Rodriguez is "the Whitey Bulger of baseball." We're drowning in PED rumors, PED news, and especial...

    Blog | July 25, 2013
  3. Jonah Keri ranks the MLB teams

    Jonah Keri

    After a slow start, Mike Trout is delivering a worthy encore performance to his historic rookie season.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2013
  4. Jonah Keri ranks the MLB teams

    Jonah Keri

    An emotional week in Boston is capped by the rebirth of its rotation. All that plus the rest of our MLB rankings.

    Story | Conversation | April 22, 2013
  5. Jonah Keri on the AL West

    Jonah Keri

    Our road to Opening Day takes us to Texas, Washington, and Mike Trout's second act.

    Story | Conversation | March 27, 2013
  6. Jonah Keri on the worst contracts in MLB

    Jonah Keri

    After evaluating the best deals in MLB, it's time to determine which ones you should run away from.

    Story | Conversation | February 11, 2013
  7. Mike Trout Is the Real MVP, Miguel Cabrera Is the Players' MVP

    Jonah Keri

    Mike Trout should have won the American League Most Valuable Player award. He didn't, for reasons ranging from Cabrera winning the Triple Crown (a three-stat measure that conveniently leaves out a whole host of factors that point to Trout's season tr...

    Blog | November 16, 2012
  8. Kris Medlen's Super-Secret Season for the Ages

    Jonah Keri

    Mike Trout, Bryce Harper, and R.A. Dickey. The A's, the O's, and the Nats. The 2012 MLB season has been flush with unlikely heroes and amazing stories. But the wildest ride going right now isn't a rookie phenom, a 37-year-old knuckleballer, or a Cind...

    Blog | September 21, 2012
  9. Roster Doctor Mailbag!

    Jonah Keri

    Mailbag time! If you've got a question for a future fantasy baseball post, e-mail grantlandfantasy@gmail.com, or do as these fine folks did by tweeting questions to me here: @jonahkeri. What is the general potential of Matt Harvey? Could he be the...

    Blog | August 23, 2012
  10. Middle Relief: The Next Ones

    Jonah Keri

    On April 28, the Angels surprised the baseball world by calling up Mike Trout. A consensus top-three prospect, Trout was considered a future star. But he was just 20 years old, and had struggled at the plate in a 40-game big league cameo last year. T...

    Blog | August 22, 2012
  11. Roster Doctor: Getting Your Keeper League in Line

    Jonah Keri

    We're approaching your keeper league's trade deadline, and your chances of winning this year are slim to none. You want to cash in your veterans for killer keepers, but the owners of Mike Trout, Andrew McCutchen, and Clayton Kershaw understandably ar...

    Blog | August 10, 2012
  12. Mike Trout's Rookie Campaign Is History in the Making

    Jonah Keri

    At first, it was a fun story. Twenty-year-old kid succeeds in the big leagues after a brief teenage cameo a year earlier. Then it was a tandem story — two outrageously talented, outrageously young rookies setting the baseball world ablaze. Then...

    Blog | August 08, 2012
  13. Middle Relief: Rating the Rookie Eras

    Jonah Keri

    NEW TOLEDO, OHIO TERRITORY, NEW EARTH, April 28, 3012 - All the dignitaries were there to witness Two Saints Day. Robothal v297.0 recorded all the pageantry with its trademark bleeps and bloops. Giving the keynote speech was Ted Williams's Unfrozen H...

    Blog | July 18, 2012
  14. Roster Doctor: Second-Half Predictions

    Jonah Keri

    As we hurtle toward the second half of the season, it's a pretty sure bet that you haven't clinched your fantasy league. You're either trailing or nursing a lead precarious enough to get blown up by a couple of injuries or a few prolonged slumps. Wit...

    Blog | July 12, 2012
  15. An All-Star-Worthy Countdown

    Jonah Keri

    It was an 8-0 blowout that was decided by the fourth. Both sides breezed through 1-2-3 inning after 1-2-3 inning thereafter — great if you're a student of pitching, not so much if you're looking for fireworks. And the game ended with a retired ...

    Blog | July 11, 2012
  16. The Red Sox return to the top 10, while the Angels make even grea...

    Jonah Keri

    The lack of a balanced schedule takes its toll on our rankings.

    Story | Conversation | June 26, 2012