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  1. Surprising starts to believe, not believe

    Jim Bowden

    MLB teams have now played approximately 25 percent of their regular-season games, and as much as we'd like to think you can just multiply their wins or statistics by four to see how the season will play out, we all know better. We do have, though...

    Blog | May 14, 2014
  2. Contract-year myth strikes again

    Eric Karabell

    Fantasy owners like to attach special meaning to players in contract seasons, presuming that the best is yet to come due to that extra external motivation. Sure, it worked once for Adrian Beltre and many others, right? Of course, the overall data is ...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  3. Early grades for the free-agent class

    Buster Olney

    In the April leading up to CC Sabathia's free agency in 2008, his ERA after four starts was 13.50. Months later, he got the biggest contract ever for a pitcher -- $161 million -- after he had bounced back, and then been traded to Milwaukee and led th...

    Blog | April 25, 2014
  4. Giants ready to make lineup renovations?

    AJ Mass

    With Pablo Sandoval in the midst of a 4-for-27 slide, and having been in a slump for the entire 2014 season -- his batting average is just .169 -- manager Bruce Bochy of the San Francisco Giants is finally ready to make some changes to his lineup. ...

    Blog | April 23, 2014
  5. Sandoval's days with Giants numbered?

    AJ Mass

    Andrew Baggarly of CSN Bay Area writes that contract talks between the San Francisco Giants and Pablo Sandoval -- who would be a free agent at the end of the 2014 season if no agreement is reached on a new deal -- have been tabled. Giants general ...

    Blog | April 09, 2014
  6. Next step after Belt's deal

    AJ Mass

    The San Francisco Giants and first baseman Brandon Belt reached an agreement on a one-year deal worth $2.9 million just eight hours before the two sides were slated to sit down at an arbitration hearing. Although the deal was only for 2014, the Giant...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  7. Wednesday Roundup: Panda packing up?

    AJ Mass

    Andrew Baggarly, Giants Insider for CSN Bay Area, says that while Pablo Sandoval has looked good while playing for Magallanes in the Venezuelan Winter League, there's a good chance he might not remain in San Francisco beyond the 2014 season. "I t...

    Blog | January 29, 2014
  8. Wednesday Roundup: Beware the Cubs

    AJ Mass

    The Chicago Cubs made some of their fan base quite upset earlier this week when then unveiled their new mascot, Clark the Cub. As Jesse Rogers of ESPN Chicago wrote, "the reaction was swift as the mascot was depicted in unflattering terms on several ...

    Blog | January 15, 2014
  9. Size matters for Sandoval, Hamilton

    AJ Mass

    When players report to their respective training facilities each spring after several months left to their own devices, there are always a few who raise some eyebrows when walking through the door due to drastic changes in their weight. For many ...

    Blog | January 15, 2014
  10. Yankees looking to Padres for help?

    AJ Mass

    On Monday, we discussed the New York Yankees and their possible plan for third base in the wake of the confirmation of the Alex Rodriguez suspension, noting a report that the team had not recently been in contact with the San Diego Padres about the c...

    Blog | January 14, 2014
  11. How Yankees can fill the A-Rod void

    Jim Bowden

    In my opinion, Alex Rodriguez has probably played his last major league game. When his suspension is up at the end of the 2014 season, I expect the New York Yankees to release him unconditionally and pay him the remaining $61 million of his contract....

    Blog | January 13, 2014
  12. Seven players poised to rebound in '14

    Jim Bowden

    Teams can rely on offseason trades and free agency to supplement their teams for the next season. But one of the easiest and most gratifying methods is simply having an important player return to form. In 2013, baseball has witnessed the comebacks...

    Blog | September 18, 2013
  13. Disappointing Sandoval homers thrice

    Eric Karabell

    San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is listed on his player card at 240 pounds, and perhaps that's accurate, but I'm taking the over. Kung Fu Panda, as he is affectionately known, has battled weight issues in the past, and it's likely a...

    Blog | September 05, 2013
  14. Bits: Giants' injuries, new Dodgers closer

    Eric Karabell

    Tuesday was not a good day for the San Francisco Giants. Before having to face hard-throwing Pittsburgh Pirates rookie phenom Gerrit Cole in his debut, the Giants placed third baseman Pablo Sandoval on the disabled list because of a strained left foo...

    Blog | June 12, 2013
  15. Scouting the Detroit Tigers and San Francisco Giants before the 2...

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron of FanGraphs breaks down the key players and matchups in the World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Detroit Tigers.

    Story | Conversation | October 23, 2012
  16. Bits: Pettitte, Ichiro have 'vintage' days

    Eric Karabell

    • New York Yankees lefty Andy Pettitte made a triumphant return to the mound Wednesday with five scoreless innings, allowing four singles and striking out five. Pettitte hadn't pitched since June after suffering a broken ankle on a line dr...

    Blog | September 20, 2012