Bleacher Report - MLB http://bleacherreport.com/ Bleacher Report MLB en-us 30 Baseball Is Confusing to Irish People Dan Carson As I've noted before, baseball is a strange sport. The game moves at a snail's pace, the scoreboard is a wall of hieroglyphics, and a large cross section of Americans can't decipher the sport's endless statistical abbreviations...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251369-irish-people-watching-baseball-for-the-first-time-is-a-joy">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:37:20 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251369-irish-people-watching-baseball-for-the-first-time-is-a-joy http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251369-irish-people-watching-baseball-for-the-first-time-is-a-joy http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251369-irish-people-watching-baseball-for-the-first-time-is-a-joy Rapid-Fire Predictions for Biggest FAs Team Stream Now A number of big-name free agents will headline the offseason hot-stove period for Major League Baseball. The biggest names include two pitchers—Max Scherzer and Jon Lester—and some pretty talented hitters...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251337-rapid-fire-predictions-for-hot-stoves-biggest-free-agents">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:05:05 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251337-rapid-fire-predictions-for-hot-stoves-biggest-free-agents http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251337-rapid-fire-predictions-for-hot-stoves-biggest-free-agents http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251337-rapid-fire-predictions-for-hot-stoves-biggest-free-agents MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Post-World Series Joel Reuter With the 2014 World Series in the books and the offseason officially underway, let's put a bow on the 2014 season with one final addition of MLB power rankings...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250399-mlb-power-rankings-where-all-30-teams-stand-post-world-series">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:03:48 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250399-mlb-power-rankings-where-all-30-teams-stand-post-world-series http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250399-mlb-power-rankings-where-all-30-teams-stand-post-world-series http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250399-mlb-power-rankings-where-all-30-teams-stand-post-world-series Hanley Poised to Be Most Overpaid Star Jason Catania Hanley Ramirez is about to become a free agent in a few days, which means at some point in the coming weeks, he's likely going to get a whole lot more money than he's actually worth...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250039-hanley-ramirez-poised-to-become-most-overpaid-star-of-new-free-agent-class">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:04:21 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250039-hanley-ramirez-poised-to-become-most-overpaid-star-of-new-free-agent-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250039-hanley-ramirez-poised-to-become-most-overpaid-star-of-new-free-agent-class http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250039-hanley-ramirez-poised-to-become-most-overpaid-star-of-new-free-agent-class Pablo's Gamble Set to Pay Off Big Time Scott Miller KANSAS CITY — Up, up, up goes the pop-up, sky-high, and Pablo Sandoval drifts under it, looks up and... Time out. This isn't the final out of Game 7 of the World Series...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250855-pablo-sandovals-clutch-october-makes-him-prime-hot-stove-commodity">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:00:12 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250855-pablo-sandovals-clutch-october-makes-him-prime-hot-stove-commodity http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250855-pablo-sandovals-clutch-october-makes-him-prime-hot-stove-commodity http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250855-pablo-sandovals-clutch-october-makes-him-prime-hot-stove-commodity Should Red Sox Trade Cespedes This Offseason? Zachary D. Rymer As soon as he came, there he went. That could be the final narrative of Yoenis Cespedes ' time with the Boston Red Sox . And given the various parameters in play, it really should be...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250329-should-the-boston-red-sox-trade-yoenis-cespedes-this-offseason">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:00:01 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250329-should-the-boston-red-sox-trade-yoenis-cespedes-this-offseason http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250329-should-the-boston-red-sox-trade-yoenis-cespedes-this-offseason http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250329-should-the-boston-red-sox-trade-yoenis-cespedes-this-offseason Is This Giants Era a Dynasty? Dan Mori The San Francisco Giants defeated the Kansas City Royals in a thrilling Game 7 of the 2014 World Series. This gives the Giants three world championships in the past five years...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250797-san-francisco-giants-is-this-a-dynasty">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:00:00 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250797-san-francisco-giants-is-this-a-dynasty http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250797-san-francisco-giants-is-this-a-dynasty http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250797-san-francisco-giants-is-this-a-dynasty Mets Veterans That Need to Bounce Back Shale Briskin With a lot of promising young talent that is either already on the major league roster or should be getting called up next spring, the New York Mets have a lot to look forward to for 2015 and beyond...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251156-3-mets-veterans-that-need-to-bounce-back-in-2015">Begin Slideshow</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:04:58 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251156-3-mets-veterans-that-need-to-bounce-back-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251156-3-mets-veterans-that-need-to-bounce-back-in-2015 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251156-3-mets-veterans-that-need-to-bounce-back-in-2015 Scherzer Unworthy of Elite Ace Money Anthony Witrado Max Scherzer let it ride. He put the money on the table, along with his game and gambled with his future...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251073-max-scherzer-unworthy-of-elite-ace-money-in-a-plentiful-market">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 05:00:00 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251073-max-scherzer-unworthy-of-elite-ace-money-in-a-plentiful-market http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251073-max-scherzer-unworthy-of-elite-ace-money-in-a-plentiful-market http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2251073-max-scherzer-unworthy-of-elite-ace-money-in-a-plentiful-market Lester the Jewel of Pitching Market Jacob Shafer When the Oakland A's acquired Jon Lester at the 2014 trade deadline, they wanted him to do one thing: carry them deep into October...<p><a href="http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250720-jon-lester-is-best-all-around-value-on-upcoming-free-agent-pitching-market">Read the full article on Bleacher Report...</a></p> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 03:23:27 -0400 http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250720-jon-lester-is-best-all-around-value-on-upcoming-free-agent-pitching-market http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250720-jon-lester-is-best-all-around-value-on-upcoming-free-agent-pitching-market http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2250720-jon-lester-is-best-all-around-value-on-upcoming-free-agent-pitching-market