1. MLB's Biggest Surprises, Disappointments Entering the All-Star Break

    One of the best things about the game of baseball is how unpredictable it can be on a year in and year out basis...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 hours ago 2,744 reads 15 comments

  2. Every MLB Team's Trade Deadline To-Do List

    The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline is right around the corner, and, while we have already seen one blockbuster deal between the Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics, there should be plenty more action between now and then...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 day ago 82,248 reads 127 comments

  3. Yasiel Puig Could Steal the Show in 1st MLB Home Run Derby

    Los Angeles Dodgers phenom Yasiel Puig was among the more notable absences from MLB All-Star weekend last year, as he was just 38 games into his big league career...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 days ago 2,513 reads 20 comments

  4. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs Top-10 Prospects for Week 14

    The rich got richer last week, as what is already a loaded farm system for the Chicago Cubs got even better with the additions of Addison Russell and Billy McKinney in a trade that sent Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel to the Oakland Athletics ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 11,229 reads 28 comments

  5. MLB Power Rankings: An Updated Look at Where All 30 Teams Stand

    It was an exciting week around MLB , with a blockbuster trade between the Chicago Cubs and Oakland Athletics on Friday and All-Star rosters announced on Sunday...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 90,033 reads 258 comments

  6. Re-Grading the Impact Deals of MLB's 2013 July Trade Season

    The month of July is here, and with it comes the start of another MLB trade season, as contenders look to shore up their rosters for the stretch run and also-rans look to add young talent for the future...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 days ago 67,337 reads 52 comments

  7. MLB Position-by-Position Player Power Rankings, July Edition

    Position-by-position MLB power rankings will once again be a staple this year, and as we have just passed the midway point of the season and turned the calendar over to July, it's time for another update...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 days ago 21,157 reads 132 comments

  8. MLB International Free Agency 2014: Preview, Predictions and Prospects to Watch

    Wednesday officially marks the start of the 2014 MLB international signing period, and while the process has become far more regulated with the addition of signing bonus pool restrictions, ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 days ago 791 reads 3 comments

  9. Identifying Suitors for Top 10 International Prospect Targets

    The 2014 international signing period officially opens on July 2, and while the frenzy of international free agency has been quelled a bit by the new bonus pool system, there is still ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 days ago 13,485 reads 10 comments

  10. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 13

    After taking a week off from the prospect stock watch, we're back this week, complete with updated rankings following the first half of the season and the MLB draft...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 days ago 8,401 reads 17 comments

  11. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at the End of June

    We have officially passed the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, as all but a handful of teams have already played their 81st game of the year...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 days ago 108,553 reads 96 comments

  12. The Truth Behind MLB's 10 Biggest Surprises of 2014's 1st Half

    The first half of the 2014 MLB season is in the books, and as with any season, there has been no shortage of surprises on both an individual and team level around the league...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 days ago 17,007 reads 60 comments

  13. Why We May Finally Be Witnessing a Changing of the Guard in AL Central

    With three straight division titles, resulting in a pair of ALCS trips sandwiched around an AL pennant, the Detroit Tigers have been the class of the American League Central division for some time now...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 14 days ago 11,625 reads 39 comments

  14. Updating the Top 100 MLB Players at 2014's Midseason

    We have reached what can be considered roughly the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and that means it's time for an updated look at the top 100 players in the game...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 15 days ago 98,559 reads 376 comments

  15. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at Season's Midway Point

    Believe it or not, we've already reached roughly the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and the entire league still looks wide open at this point with no clearly dominant team...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 52,323 reads 53 comments

  16. MLB Teams It's Way Too Early to Give Up on

    We are closing in on the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and the entire postseason picture still appears to be wide open in both leagues, as no team has really separated itself from the pack at this point...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 19 days ago 36,619 reads 86 comments

  17. All 30 MLB Teams' Burning Question as Midseason Approaches

    We are closing in on the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and it has been a season of parity so far, with very few teams separating themselves from the pack and a major portion of the league hovering around the ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 21 days ago 47,453 reads 111 comments

  18. Bleacher Report's 2014 All-Star Game Roster Predictions 1 Month Out

    The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will take place July 15 at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins. The rosters for each team will be announced the weekend of July 5-6, with the final vote for the 35th roster spot taking place after that...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 22 days ago 71,089 reads 165 comments

  19. 7 Impact MLB Players Guaranteed to Be Dealt in the 2014 Trade Window

    The official non-waiver trade deadline may be July 31, but trade season really kicks into gear once the calendar turns over to July and often stretches well into August, with guys like Jake Peavy and Alex Rios being dealt through waivers last year...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 23 days ago 31,254 reads 32 comments

  20. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 11

    The Chicago Cubs have been playing much better baseball of late at the big league level, and they remained in the No. 25 spot in this week's MLB power rankings as a result...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 24 days ago 9,041 reads 19 comments

  21. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Mid-June

    It was a strange week around MLB , and while there is a new No. 1 team in this week's power rankings, not many teams made big moves in either direction...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 24 days ago 68,881 reads 86 comments

  22. Ranking the Top 10 Father-Son Duos in MLB History

    There is something to be said for having good genes when it comes to being a baseball player, as there has been no shortage of father-son combinations in Major League Baseball...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 25 days ago 63,976 reads 124 comments

  23. Deserving 2014 MLB All-Star Starters Who Will Be Snubbed by the Fan Vote

    As long as MLB All-Star Game voting is done by the fans, there will always be cases where popularity wins out over production — and this year is no different...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 27 days ago 15,993 reads 52 comments

  24. Projecting Each MLB Team's Ace 5 Years from Now

    With the recent rash of arm injuries across the MLB , it's hard to predict what a pitcher will do next season, let alone five years from now...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 28 days ago 150,732 reads 134 comments

  25. Testing the Hype Meter of MLB's 10 Best Prospects

    Each MLB team has four minor league levels that play full-season schedules, excluding Low-A and Rookie League ball, meaning that on any given day, there are 3,000 active players across the minor leagues...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 29 days ago 20,192 reads 32 comments