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  1. Yankees hitters to buy and sell

    Eric Karabell

    A mere five players hit more than the 34 home runs outfielder Alfonso Soriano blasted last season, and of the 14 players who reached the 30-home run mark, none registered more than the 18 stolen bases he did. So why did Soriano simply stop hitting an...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  2. Bullpen Report: Brothers 'the man' again

    Eric Karabell

    Colorado Rockies closer Rafael Betancourt probably deserved a better fate this week in Philadelphia, but now it's reasonable to ask if Thursday night was the last time we'll see the Venezuelan right-hander pitch. Betancourt blew the save in Wednesday...

    Blog | August 23, 2013
  3. Liriano fires another gem; Taveras out

    Eric Karabell

    Los Angeles Dodgers lefty Clayton Kershaw is the best pitcher in baseball, someone I'd be comfortable handing the NL Cy Young and MVP awards to this season, but the most surprising pitcher in baseball also has amazing numbers: One outing after being ...

    Blog | August 15, 2013
  4. Bits: Sorting out the Red Sox infield

    Eric Karabell

    For a 20-year-old who might not make an impact for the Boston Red Sox or fantasy owners until next season, Xander Bogaerts seems to be an awfully popular guy in AL-only and other deep formats. Not only do fantasy owners desperately want to know when ...

    Blog | August 14, 2013
  5. Assessing values of Soriano, other Cubs

    Eric Karabell

    While the baseball world awaits a resolution on the annoying Alex Rodriguez situation (like the Ryan Braun saga, it's not likely to end well), the New York Yankees have reportedly been trying to acquire another right-handed bat, one certainly familia...

    Blog | July 25, 2013
  6. Bullpen Report: Closers on new teams

    Eric Karabell

    The best relief pitchers in the Boston Red Sox bullpen in 2012 were, believe it or not, right-handers Scott Atchison and Junichi Tazawa. Actually, that dynamic duo led all Red Sox pitchers in wins above replacement, which is hard to believe -- and a ...

    Blog | January 28, 2013
  7. Joel Hanrahan, Rafael Soriano set to take on similar roles as in ...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell offers his thoughts on a few closers (or ex-closers) who changed teams this offseason, such as Joel Hanrahan, Rafael Soriano and Ryan Madsen, and examines their current situations.

    Blog | Conversation | January 28, 2013
  8. Derek Norris has power, not average

    Eric Karabell

    Oakland Athletics catcher Derek Norris smacked his first big league home run Sunday, a game-winning three-run blast off San Francisco Giants closer Santiago Casilla. Norris, one of the prizes from the Gio Gonzalez trade, brings power and plate discip...

    Blog | June 25, 2012
  9. Derek Norris of Oakland Athletics flashes power with walk-off hom...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell discusses the most interesting fantasy tidbits from Sunday's action, including Derek Norris walking off with his first major league homer.

    Blog | Conversation | June 25, 2012
  10. Beckett responds by shutting down M's

    Eric Karabell

    Boston Red Sox right-hander Josh Beckett silenced critics with seven shutout innings Tuesday, fanning nine Seattle Mariners for his third win. Beckett allowed four singles and while the Mariners aren't a proficient offense, it is a reminder that...

    Blog | May 16, 2012
  11. Josh Beckett of Boston Red Sox shuts out Seattle Mariners for sev...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell discusses the most fantasy-relevant tidbits from Tuesday's games, including Josh Beckett strong bounce-back outing against the Mariners.

    Blog | Conversation | May 16, 2012
  12. Future fantasy value of Cubs offense

    Eric Karabell

    The Chicago Cubs continue to score runs at a middle-of-the-pack rate, though when one looks at the lineup and the statistics the individuals are providing, it's tough to get too excited. The Cubs' top three hitters in batting average have a...

    Blog | June 01, 2011
  13. Buy low on Tyler Colvin, Geovany Soto among Chicago Cubs hitters

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell assesses the Chicago Cubs offense to see if there are any buy-low candidates.

    Blog | Conversation | June 01, 2011
  14. Lack of walks hurting Ian Desmond, others

    Eric Karabell

    Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond went hitless in four at-bats Wednesday, striking out in two of them. That last point isn't a huge surprise, since the Milwaukee Brewers started Zack Greinke, and he's a strikeout pitcher. Then agai...

    Blog | May 26, 2011
  15. Ian Desmond of Washington Nationals has value thanks to steals, b...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell discusses players whose poor walk and strikeout rates are severely hampering their fantasy value.

    Blog | Conversation | May 26, 2011
  16. Podcast: Will Marlins contend in NL East?

    Eric Karabell

    Here are the top five reasons why you just can't miss Wednesday's awesome Baseball Today podcast with myself and Keith Law, giants in every sense of the word: 1. We look back at the pitcher's duel in South Florida, and wonder if the Marlins are e...

    Blog | May 11, 2011