CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

131 results for "under the radar"

Page of 8
  1. Fister lesson: Good arms can come cheap

    Buster Olney

    Three years ago, the Detroit Tigers surprised folks with an under-the-radar trade at the deadline, when they plucked an unspectacular right-hander with average fastball velocity from the Seattle Mariners. That pitcher, Doug Fister, was attractive to ...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  2. Gregory Polanco's metamorphosis from unknown prospect to hyped ro...

    Alex Speier

    Gregory Polanco is headed to the majors with major hype, but the craziest part is that he wasn't on the prospect radar as recently as two years ago.

    Story | Conversation | June 03, 2014
  3. Fantasy Baseball - Daniel Norris, Rio Ruiz among under-the-radar ...

    Christopher Crawford

    Christopher Crawford looks at 10 under-the-radar prospects, five pitchers and five hitters, who aren't being hyped but still could help fantasy owners.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2014
  4. Bruce an under-the-radar MVP candidate?

    Joe Kaiser

    Cincinnati's slugging right fielder Jay Bruce finished No. 10 in the National League MVP voting in 2013, coming in right after Milwaukee's Carlos Gomez and just before Atlanta's Craig Kimbrel. Bruce, who turns 27 next week, will have to beat some ...

    Blog | March 29, 2014
  5. What the Garcia signing means for Atlanta

    Joe Kaiser

    In a late-January move sure to float under the radar, the Atlanta Braves inked veteran right-hander Freddy Garcia to a minor league deal on Friday. Here's what the move could mean for the Braves in 2014. David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal Consti...

    Blog | January 24, 2014
  6. New York Mets and Oakland Athletics among clubs making sneaky imp...

    Mike Petriello

    Mike Petriello looks at four teams that made sneaky improvements that flew under the radar.

    Story | Conversation | January 09, 2014
  7. Eight make-or-break players in the LDS

    Jim Bowden

    This October, most of the ink will be used on the likes of Clayton Kershaw, Miguel Cabrera and Dustin Pedroia, but it's nondescript, under-the-radar players who write history in the postseason. Winning championships isn't about stars; it's about play...

    Blog | October 03, 2013
  8. Key under-the-radar guys

    Buster Olney

    MILWAUKEE -- Yadier Molina is probably the Cardinals' leading candidate for National League most valuable player, with Matt Carpenter and Allen Craig well-positioned to get some top-10 votes. Adam Wainwright will get some consideration for the NL Cy ...

    Blog | September 22, 2013
  9. 10 under-the-radar 'All-Stars'

    Buster Olney

    ANAHEIM, Calif. -- The argument this past weekend has been about whether Josh Donaldson should have been part of the American League All-Stars, and whether Jay Bruce -- who might finish the year with 50 doubles, 30 homers and more than 100 RBI -- sh...

    Blog | July 08, 2013
  10. Under-the-radar trade targets who could bring second-half value -...

    Dave Cameron

    Dave Cameron identifies a few under-the-radar trade candidates who could provide big value down the stretch.

    Story | Conversation | July 05, 2013
  11. Yunel Escobar and other under-the-radar trade targets - MLB

    Dave Cameron

    Taking a look through the lens of advanced metrics, Dave Cameron eyes a handful of trade targets that could provide good return at low cost as the deadline approaches.

    Story | Conversation | July 27, 2012
  12. Giants' Belt, Theriot flying under the radar

    Eric Karabell

    Three San Francisco Giants players were voted in as National League All-Star starters over the weekend, and there was a bit of controversy surrounding the choices. Personally, I have no issue with overzealous fans stuffing ballot boxes so they can se...

    Blog | July 03, 2012
  13. Bits: Luke Scott flying under the radar

    Eric Karabell

    • Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Luke Scott clubbed his third home run in five games Wednesday, a ninth-inning grand slam, and now has 12 RBIs in nine games. Scott, owned in a mere 3.5 percent of ESPN standard leagues, has had legit power for yea...

    Blog | April 19, 2012
  14. Luke Scott of Tampa Bay Rays hits grand slam, continuing strong s...

    Eric Karabell

    Eric Karabell recaps Wednesday's action, including a grand night for Luke Scott and the opposite for Brandon Morrow.

    Blog | Conversation | April 19, 2012
  15. Mike Trout, Bryce Harper getting closer to big league call-ups

    Kevin Goldstein

    Kevin Goldstein lays out his Top 12 prospects for the 2012 fantasy season, discussing big names such as Bryce Harper and Trevor Bauer, along with a few under-the-radar players.

    Story | Conversation | April 13, 2012
  16. Ryan Madson to the Cincinnati Reds, and other good value moves of...

    Buster Olney

    Large sums of money were spent this winter, with the bulk of it thrown at Albert Pujols, Prince Fielder and Jose Reyes. But Buster Olney writes that good value was available in under-the-radar deals. Here are the top 10 from the offseason.

    Blog | Conversation | February 06, 2012