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  1. MLB - History awaits Rays, Red Sox, Braves and Cardinals

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that baseball history awaits the Rays, Red Sox, Braves and Cardinals heading into Wednesday night -- both for better and for worse.

    Blog | Conversation | September 28, 2011
  2. MLB - Chicago Cubs could target Theo Epstein

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that the Cubs' GM opening is a desirable job and that the team will be in a position to make a big-name hire if it chooses to do so. One such candidate Chicago could target is Red Sox GM Theo Epstein.

    Blog | Conversation | August 24, 2011
  3. Where Tampa Bay Rays GM Andrew Friedman could go

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney explains why Tampa Bay Rays GM has a difficult decision to make, as to whether he leaves to run another team. The Houston Astros and Chicago Cubs are both possible destinations.

    Blog | Conversation | August 21, 2011
  4. Phillies, Yankees and Red Sox could all make trades

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney analyzes possible moves coming up at the MLB trade deadline, including where Carlos Beltran and B.J. Upton may land.

    Blog | Conversation | July 28, 2011
  5. MLB - Teams less willing to trade prospects

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that teams this season are much less willing to part with prospects -- and not just top-tier prospects -- than they used to be, creating a new dynamic in trade deadline discussions.

    Blog | Conversation | July 26, 2011
  6. MLB: Ranking the second-half schedules of MLB contenders

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney ranks the second-half schedules of all remaining MLB contenders. While the Phillies and Rays have difficult paths, the Yankees and Giants have easier roads.

    Blog | Conversation | July 10, 2011
  7. Previewing trade season moves of every American League team -- ML...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney previews trade season in the American League, looking at which teams will be buying and which will be selling as the trade deadline approaches.

    Blog | Conversation | July 01, 2011
  8. MLB: Washington Nationals still piling up bats while projecting w...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney extrapolates one situation that could arise from this draft. It involves what the Washington Nationals' lineup could look in a few years, and it's pretty good.

    Blog | Conversation | June 07, 2011
  9. MLB: With the competition dinged up, and the scary schedule in th...

    Buster Olney

    Arizona has done some things right this year, but the Diamondbacks should also be encouraged by the struggles (and injuries) of the competition, as well as the fact a good portion of a frightening schedule is now behind them.

    Blog | Conversation | May 27, 2011
  10. MLB: Buster Posey got hurt on Wednesday, another case of a mental...

    Buster Olney

    On Wednesday night, another young star catcher suffered what could be another terrible injury on a play that doesn't even belong in the game. In an age of precision valuation of talent, why is a star -- or even a backup -- put at grave risk for a run?

    Blog | Conversation | May 26, 2011
  11. MLB: Oakland is battling with an injury to a star, but they may h...

    Buster Olney

    Oakland's starting staff has an ERA of 2.01, which means it has been far and away baseball's best. Will Dallas Braden's injury diminish that? Maybe. But maybe you haven't seen Tyson Ross.

    Blog | Conversation | April 20, 2011
  12. MLB: Josh Hamilton isn't the first, and won't be the last, to mak...

    Buster Olney

    Josh Hamilton on Tuesday did something that's been done for ages, and with similar consequences. It's not some kind of a fluke to suffer a bad injury on a headfirst slide, but the problem hasn't been cured, writes Buster.

    Blog | Conversation | April 13, 2011
  13. MLB: Tampa Rays' talent pool figures to become deep, and soon, bu...

    Buster Olney

    There's a pipeline of talent flowing into Tampa, but unless somebody on the current roster can start swinging a hot bat, it could be a gloomy stretch for the Rays.

    Blog | Conversation | April 11, 2011
  14. It's now time to see who could be dealing with injuries well into...

    Buster Olney

    We've reached the point in spring when injuries that were mere ailments, the kind of spring training issues that fade as the more serious stuff draws near, are no longer small matters. If you're hurt now, you'll likely be feeling it in April. A report.

    Blog | Conversation | March 18, 2011
  15. In Atlanta, Martin Prado has moved so Dan Uggla can slide in; shi...

    Buster Olney

    It's never easy to tell a good player he needs to find another position, but Atlanta had to do that with Martin Prado when Dan Uggla arrived. Prado is now working in the outfield, and the Braves should be better for it -- once he gets used to the job.

    Blog | Conversation | March 17, 2011
  16. Spring training matters for more to some than others; Buster dist...

    Buster Olney

    For many veterans, and veteran teams, spring training is little more than an exercise in preparation and building. For others, it's about competition and the need to prove a point or two. Buster distinguishes cases from the current spring.

    Blog | Conversation | March 16, 2011