Anyone can intuitively support Ryan Howard for NL MVP, but the empirical evidence favors Albert Pujols.
Plenty can be learned from a fantasy baseball symposium and some Arizona Fall League games.
There was plenty of debate about Triple Crown threats, Casey Stengel and Jimmy Rollins.
If you remove steals from the equation, there just isn't much aggression on the bases anymore.
A triple is fun to watch, but not as much as an inside-the-park homer -- or anything that brings you to your feet.
From the big motions of the early 20th century to today's compact models, pitching windups continue to change.
Yankees or Red Sox? Cubs or Cardinals? With pennant races heating up, these questions need answers.
The Braves have several unknowns on their team while Cody McKay finds his way onto the Cardinals' roster.
While the Angels, among others, have made significant additions, the White Sox are among clubs to have lost talent.
Predicting how teams will finish in the standings not just in 2004, but for the next five years is totally absurd.
The Ultimate Standings say a lot about what fans want. But, in reality, winning is what's ultimately most important.
The Phillies' rotation should be improved, but don't expect their starters to among the majors' elite staffs.
In the second of two interviews, Rob has a Q&A session with Phillies assistant GM Mike Arbuckle.
From Hideki Matsui to the Braves to Theo Epstein, Rob answers e-mail questions from his readers.