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  1. MLB - 1994 baseball strike effect on Tony Gwynn and Matt Williams...

    Tim Keown

    A 232-day players strike began 20 years ago on Aug. 12. It ended of what should have been dream seasons for Tony Gwynn, Matt Williams and the Montreal Expos.

    Story | Conversation | August 11, 2014
  2. The best rookie seasons of all time

    David Schoenfield

    The reason for doing this piece should be pretty obvious: Masahiro Tanaka is 11-2 with a 2.11 ERA, leading the American League in wins and ERA. He's not just the clear best rookie so far but a Cy Young and MVP contender. Tanaka makes his 16th star...

    Blog | June 28, 2014
  3. Pitchers protective caps approved by Major League Baseball

    William Weinbaum

    On Tuesday morning, MLB informed its 30 teams that it has approved a protective hat for pitchers for the first time.

    Story | Conversation | January 28, 2014
  4. Robin Ventura, Chicago White Sox a good fit

    Jon Greenberg

    Robin Ventura's deal shows he's in it for the long haul and the White Sox are happy to have him.

    Story | Conversation | January 24, 2014
  5. Matthew Berry's blog-style TRUM reacts to fantasy baseball early ...

    Matthew Berry

    Matthew Berry brings back his blog -- The TRUM -- for this week's column, featuring a romp through the box scores and the Talented Mr. Roto's thoughts on everything from Chris Davis to the late Roger Ebert to Michael Carter-Williams.

    Story | Conversation | April 11, 2013
  6. All-time top 25 players under 25

    David Schoenfield

    A couple weeks ago, Keith Law unveiled his annual list of the top 25 players under the age of 25 . Keith's list isn't a projection of the best players for 2013, but rather a projection and ordering of players if you were starting a franchise. I th...

    Blog | January 23, 2013
  7. The next top prospects to be traded

    Jim Bowden

    It's not very often we have an offseason in which so many of the game's top prospects are traded, but that's exactly what's happened this winter with the Kansas City Royals dealing Wil Myers to the Tampa Bay Rays as part of the package for starter Ja...

    Blog | December 19, 2012
  8. Dream teams: 1992 versus 2012

    David Schoenfield

    Before the Olympics began, Kobe Bryant suggested this year's Olympic basketball team would defeat the fabled 1992 Dream Team that featured Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Charles Barkley and Larry Bird. Bryant later adjusted his thoughts, saying the D...

    Blog | August 13, 2012
  9. Chicago White Sox watching Chris Sale closely

    Jerry Crasnick

    While there's much debate about the Nationals' likely innings limit on Stephen Strasburg, the White Sox are also handling Chris Sale with kid gloves this season.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2012
  10. Season preview: Starting rotation

    Bruce Levine

    The Chicago White Sox will begin the season with a rotation that includes one former Cy Young award winner and four former No. 1 draft picks. Sox general manager Kenny Williams decided to let iconic left-hander Mark Buehrle leave as a free agent and ...

    Blog | April 02, 2012
  11. Position previews: Starting pitching

    Mark Saxon

    Rick Osentoski/US Presswire In his AL West position rankings, ESPN's Sweet Spot blogger David Schoenfield gave the Angels the nod for the best No. 2 starter, the best No. 3 starter and the best No. 4 starter. They almost got No. 1, but Felix Hernand...

    Blog | February 13, 2012
  12. Mitchell Traver highlights 2012 Texas class

    Jason A. Churchill

    Texas, much like California and Florida, traditionally produces big-time baseball prospects for both the college and pro ranks. Top prospects such as Sherman (Texas) right-hander Kyle Crick (No. 49 overall in 2011), The Woodlands (Texas) right-hander...

    Blog | January 13, 2012
  13. Projecting Angels pitching

    Mark Saxon

    The Angels had the second-best starting pitching in the American League behind Tampa Bay last season, before they added C.J. Wilson, the most-coveted pitcher on the open market. In Jered Weaver, Dan Haren and Ervin Santana, the Angels had three st...

    Blog | December 19, 2011
  14. Los Angeles Dodgers' Clayton Kershaw may have started something

    Tony Jackson

    Clayton Kershaw's ejection for hitting Gerardo Parra won't soon be forgotten.

    Story | Conversation | September 14, 2011
  15. Pitching on three days' rest

    Travis Lay

    Out of the eight races in baseball (three divisional races and a wild card for each league) there are only two still up for grabs, and both are in the West. In the National League West, the out-of-nowhere Arizona Diamondbacks have a three-game lead o...

    Blog | August 27, 2011
  16. Arizona Diamondbacks' coaching staff filled with big names

    Jim Caple

    Two MVP awards, two MVP runner-ups, 16 All-Star appearances and 11 trips to the World Series. Just a selection of the credentials for the men on the Diamondbacks' coaching staff.

    Story | Conversation | August 21, 2011