1. Re-Grading MLB's 10 Biggest Offseason Acquisitions at the 2014 Midway Point

    It’s hard to believe we’re nearly halfway through the 2014 season. But if the second half is anything like we’ve seen so far, then baseball fans are in store for an exciting summer...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 16,709 reads 31 comments

  2. 2014 College World Series: 4 MLB Draft Picks Who Will Be Finals X-Factors

    The finals of the 2014 College World Series are set to begin Monday with the first game of a best-of-three series between Virginia and Vanderbilt. Each team will be seeking its first CWS title in program history...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 15,378 reads 1 comments

  3. Introducing Shohei Otani, Baseball's New International Teenage Phenom

    Back in October 2012, teenage phenom Shohei Otani had the baseball world buzzing with excitement after he expressed a desire to sign with an MLB team out high school in Japan rather than begin his career in Nippon Professional Baseball...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 35,962 reads 39 comments

  4. Each MLB Team's 'Hidden Gem' Prospect Fans May Not Know About

    Due to the amount of attention paid to each organization's top prospects and early-round draft picks, many of the game's underrated prospects are perpetually obscured...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 62,754 reads 30 comments

  5. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 12

    The 2014 season has seen a number of notable prospects receive call-ups to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come — and soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 27,329 reads 16 comments

  6. 2014 College World Series: Ranking Top 7 Must-Watch MLB Draft Picks

    If there’s one reason to appreciate the overlap between Major League Baseball’s amateur draft and the College World Series, it’s because the final eight teams to ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 23,097 reads 3 comments

  7. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 11

    The 2014 season has already seen a collection of notable prospects receive promotions to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come. And soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 21,193 reads 6 comments

  8. Top 5 MLB Prospects Who Could Soon Be on the Trading Block

    We’re now over two months into the 2014 season, which means it’s about that time of the year when teams begin to assess—if they haven’t already, that is—whether or not they can contend for a postseason berth...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 26,752 reads 23 comments

  9. MLB Prospects Update: Hottest, Coldest Players at Each Minor League Level

    We’re now well into the minor league season, and countless prospects continue to open eyes with their performances at each of the four full-season levels...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 9,046 reads 9 comments

  10. MLB Draft 2015 Big Board: B/R's Initial Position-by-Position Rankings

    We're only a few days removed from the conclusion of the 2014 draft, but it's never too early to start looking ahead at what next year's class has to offer...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 21,719 reads 5 comments

  11. Mike Rosenbaum's Updated Top 50 MLB Prospects Post-2014 MLB Draft

    With the 2014 MLB first-year player draft now in the books, it's time to see how baseball's new crop of talent compares to its current top prospects...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 116,246 reads 129 comments

  12. 2014 MLB Draft Grades: Final Report Cards for All 30 Teams

    The 2014 MLB first-year player draft came to an end Saturday with Rounds 11 through 40, as teams made one final attempt to either build on or improve their hauls from the opening rounds...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 149,254 reads 57 comments

  13. 2014 MLB Draft Grades: Full Team-by-Team Report Card Through Day 2

    The 2014 MLB first-year player draft continued Friday with Rounds 3 through 10, as teams tried to either build on or improve their haul from the opening rounds...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 77,779 reads 26 comments

  14. MLB Draft 2014: Highlighting the Biggest Steals of Day 2

    While Day 1 of the Major League Baseball draft took place Thursday night and carried through the end of the Competitive Balance Round after Round 2, Day 2 began in the early afternoon Friday and came to a close after Round 10...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 50,948 reads 14 comments

  15. 2014 MLB Draft Picks: Live Team-by-Team Day 1 Grades and Analysis

    And just like that, Day 1 of the 2014 MLB first-year player draft came to an end. Thursday night saw a total of 74 MLB hopefuls selected between Round 1, Comp Round A, Competitive Balance Round A, Round 2 and Competitive Balance Round B...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 317,318 reads 256 comments

  16. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 10

    The 2014 season has already seen a collection of notable prospects receive promotions to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are many, many more to come. And soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 37,828 reads 19 comments

  17. 2014 MLB Mock Draft: Mike Rosenbaum's Final 1st-Round Picks

    With the 2014 MLB Rule 4 draft set to commence Thursday night, it’s time to take one final stab at predicting how the first round will unfold. For the third consecutive year, the Houston Astros have the No...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 79,361 reads 38 comments

  18. MLB Prospects Update: Hottest, Coldest Players at Each Minor League Level

    We’re now well into the minor league season, and countless prospects continue to open eyes with their performances at each of the four full-season levels...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 11,513 reads 10 comments

  19. 2014 MLB Draft: 10 Prospects with the Highest Superstar Ceilings

    With draft prospects, it’s all about projecting how a player’s game will translate in the major leagues. And when talking about a prospect's overall potential in the major leagues, we're basically referring to his ceiling...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 71,715 reads 30 comments

  20. Jon Singleton's History-Making Pre-MLB Deal a Smart Trend to Begin

    In mid-May, Houston Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow suggested that first baseman Jonathan Singleton was “on deck” for a call-up. On Tuesday, the 22-year-old will finally step up to the plate, both figuratively and literally...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 17,756 reads 16 comments

  21. MLB Draft 2014: Ranking the Top 100 Prospects

    At long last, draft week has arrived. Yet, while the 2014 MLB Rule 4 draft is set to begin Thursday, June 5, it's still unclear how the top half of the first round will play out...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 57,711 reads 8 comments

  22. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 9

    The 2014 season has already seen a collection of notable prospects receive promotions to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are many, many more to come. And soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 25,345 reads 15 comments

  23. MLB Prospects Update: Hottest, Coldest Players at Each Minor League Level

    We’re now well into the minor league season, and countless prospects continue to open eyes with their performances at each of the four full-season levels...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 14,032 reads 13 comments

  24. MLB Draft Big Board 2014: Mike Rosenbaum's Final Predraft Rankings

    With the 2014 MLB Rule 4 draft less than two weeks away, one would think that the teams with early first-round picks already know who they’re going to take...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 67,235 reads 27 comments

  25. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 8

    The 2014 season already has seen a collection of notable prospects receive promotions to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are many, many more to come. And soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 months ago 20,128 reads 16 comments