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  1. Are the Cleveland Indians ahead of schedule? - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan writes why the Indians, compared to past seasons, are ahead of schedule. He points to exceptional production from Cleveland's rotation as a reason they are potentially postseason bound.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2013
  2. Mike Matheny is costing St. Louis Cardinals the National League C...

    Paul Swydan

    The Cardinals are struggling in close games, and manager Mike Matheny is to blame.

    Story | Conversation | August 12, 2013
  3. Colorado Rockies should be looking to trade for hitting not pitch...

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan takes a look at Colorado's offensive concerns. While talk has been about improving pitching through trades, he believes the hitting must be addressed first for the Rockies to contend.

    Story | Conversation | July 22, 2013
  4. San Francisco Giants struggle on the mound - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan takes a look at San Francisco's struggles on the mound. If the Giants can start to match pitching with fielding, their season is far from over.

    Story | Conversation | July 15, 2013
  5. Tampa Bay Rays' hitters are leading the way this season - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    Led by the bat of Evan Longoria, the Tampa Bay Rays should no longer be seen as just a pitching-and-defense team.

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2013
  6. Baltimore Orioles must make a trade for a starting pitcher - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    The Orioles are going to waste an elite offense unless they upgrade their rotation, writes Paul Swydan.

    Story | Conversation | July 01, 2013
  7. Surging San Diego Padres can win the National League West - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    The surging Padres have the deepest lineup in the NL West, which is why they are in prime position to win the division.

    Story | Conversation | June 17, 2013
  8. Why Philadelphia Phillies are not a contender - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan explains why the Phillies, despite their near .500 record, should not be considered a contender this season.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2013
  9. Time for Kansas City Royals to rebuild again - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan explains why the Royals need to rebuild again.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2013
  10. Unlikely stars key for Pittsburgh Pirates - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan breaks down which unlikely stars have been key for the Pirates this season. One such player is starter Wandy Rodriguez, whose lower walk rate is a major reason for his success.

    Story | Conversation | May 20, 2013
  11. Detroit Tigers among the three teams to emerge as a cut above the...

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan breaks down the chances for the Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers to remain elite throughout the season. He also writes why the Red Sox have struggled as of late.

    Story | Conversation | May 13, 2013
  12. Why the Cleveland Indians are winning - MLB

    Paul Swydan

    The Cleveland Indians are rising thanks to offensive success from unlikely sources, writes Paul Swydan. He focuses specifically on catcher Carlos Santana, who is batting .379 with a .443 BABIP this season.

    Story | Conversation | May 06, 2013
  13. New York Mets have a glaring problem standing in the way of the p...

    Paul Swydan

    Paul Swydan writes that while the New York Mets have been a good story this season, their dreams of playing in October will quickly evaporate if they don't resolve their defensive weaknesses.

    Story | Conversation | July 16, 2012
  14. Boston Red Sox in the AL East race due to quality supporting cast...

    Paul Swydan

    The list of highly paid Red Sox stars to hit the disabled list runs long, and for a time it looked like that would knock Boston out of the 2012 AL East race. But as Paul Swydan writes, the Sox have found themselves in contention because of superior depth.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2012
  15. Other than the St. Louis Cardinals, the Central divisions have be...

    Paul Swydan

    With a new edition of ESPN.com's MLB Power Rankings out, Paul Swydan of FanGraphs measures the strength of baseball's divisions. For the AL and NL Central, a familiar goal still applies -- try not to finish last.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2012
  16. Albert Pujols of the Los Angeles Angels had too big an impact on ...

    Paul Swydan

    There's no doubt that Albert Pujols is a superstar, but based on the placement of his new team (Angels) and old team (Cardinals) in the Week 1 power rankings, voters are overstating his impact.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2012