Paul Swydan explains why the Phillies, despite their near .500 record, should not be considered a contender this season.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs says the Washington Nationals' difficult remaining schedule just got even tougher without Stephen Strasburg.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs writes that when the Washington Nationals shut down Stephen Strasburg in another month or so, the Atlanta Braves will be in a good position to take over the NL East.
Paul Swydan of FanGraphs writes that while the Dodgers' trade for Hanley Ramirez is vital, the one deal alone won't be enough for them to win the NL West.
Five teams are in the bottom half of this week's power rankings but in the top half of baseball in team WAR. What gives? Paul Swydan writes that the Cardinals, D-backs, Brewers, Phillies and Tigers can make the playoffs if they tighten up a bit.