Paul Swydan looks at five players who need to have bounce-back seasons in one way or another for their teams to thrive, starting with Jose Bautista.
Paul Swydan explains which of Shin-Soo Choo's suitors gains the most by signing him.
Paul Swydan looks at five players who could prove critical to the AL wild-card race.
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.
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.
The Rangers have a logjam of talent on the infield, and they need to get rid of Michael Young if they want to compete, writes Paul Swydan.
Paul Swydan offers up five moves in the National League that should happen.
The Rangers are still the favorite to win the AL West, but their late-season schedule leaves them vulnerable.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs says the Washington Nationals' difficult remaining schedule just got even tougher without Stephen Strasburg.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs says teams that rank above average in four major categories have the look of serious title contenders.
A suprisingly unsteady pitching staff is sabotaging the Angels' playoff hopes.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs writes that while the Oakland A's could still use some offensive help, we shouldn't overlook them as a playoff contender.
A 14-2 surge has the Chicago White Sox on top of the AL Central. Paul Swydan analyzes what has made them rise -- and what might make them fall again.
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.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs explains how Derek Holland used his slider and curve to dominate the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4 and implores C.J. Wilson to do the same in Game 5.
FanGraphs examines the state of the St. Louis Cardinals. After trading away Colby Rasmus, the team is surprisingly old and doesn't have any young superstars left.