1. MLB Next: B/R's Top 100 Prospect Rankings, Post-Draft Edition

    The 2017 MLB draft has come and gone, and that means it's time for an updated look at the league's top prospects , including the top draft picks who are set to begin their pro careers...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 days ago 75,475 reads 0 comments

  2. Ranking All 30 MLB Farm Systems, Post-2017 MLB Draft

    Now that we've had some time to digest last week's MLB draft, it's time for an updated look at how all 30 MLB farm systems stack up...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 days ago 126,984 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Entering Week 12

    There's finally a new No. 1 team in our weekly MLB power rankings, as the Houston Astros have been bumped from the top spot amid a 4-8 stretch of games and some key injuries to the pitching staff...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 days ago 101,323 reads 0 comments

  4. Back Off: Top MLB Trade Assets Who Should Be Untouchable

    The word "untouchable" gets thrown around a lot in the days and weeks leading up to the MLB trade deadline...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 days ago 81,319 reads 0 comments

  5. 2017 MLB Draft Results: Biggest Winners and Losers of the Entire Draft

    The 2017 MLB draft is in the books, and while we won't know exactly what to make of this year's crop of incoming talent until years from now, it's always fun to make some surface assessments on the biggest winners and losers...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 days ago 45,306 reads 0 comments

  6. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand in Week 11

    This week's MLB power rankings were published on a different day of the week in deference to the MLB draft, but it was the status quo in the top spot as the Houston Astros remain atop the baseball world...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 90,482 reads 0 comments

  7. Quentin Holmes to Indians: Prospect Profile, MLB Comp for Draft's Fastest Player

    Player: Quentin Holmes Position: OF DOB: July 7, 1999 (17 years old) Height/Weight: 6'1", 175 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: Monsignor McClancy Memorial HS (N...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 6,634 reads 0 comments

  8. J.B. Bukauskas: Prospect Profile, MLB Comparison for Astros' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: J.B. Bukauskas Position: RHP DOB: Oct. 11, 1996 (20 years old) Height/Weight: 6'0", 195 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: North Carolina ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 4,247 reads 0 comments

  9. Jo Adell: Prospect Profile, MLB Comparison for Angels' 5-Tool 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Jo Adell Position: OF DOB: April 8, 1999 (18 years old) Height/Weight: 6'2", 195 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: Ballard HS (Ky...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 3,748 reads 0 comments

  10. Kyle Wright: Prospect Profile, MLB Comparison for Braves' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Kyle Wright Position: RHP DOB: Oct. 2, 1995 (21 years old) Height/Weight: 6'4", 220 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: Vanderbilt Previously Drafted: ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 7,890 reads 0 comments

  11. Brendan McKay: Prospect Profile, MLB Comparison for Rays' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Brendan McKay Position: 1B/LHP DOB: Dec. 18, 1995 (21 years old) Height/Weight: 6'2", 212 lbs Bats/Throws: L/L School: Louisville Previously Drafted: ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 10,002 reads 0 comments

  12. MacKenzie Gore: Prospect Profile, MLB Comparison for Padres' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: MacKenzie Gore Position: LHP DOB: Feb. 24, 1999 (18 years old) Height/Weight: 6'2", 180 lbs Bats/Throws: L/L School: Whiteville High School (N...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 12 days ago 5,217 reads 0 comments

  13. Hunter Greene: Prospect Profile, MLB Comparison for Reds' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Hunter Greene Position: RHP /SS DOB: Aug. 6, 1999 (17 years old) Height/Weight: 6'3", 195 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: Notre Dame High School (Calif...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 13,273 reads 0 comments

  14. Royce Lewis: Prospect Profile, MLB Comparison for Twins' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Royce Lewis Position: SS/OF DOB: June 5, 1999 (18 years old) Height/Weight: 6'1", 185 lbs Bats/Throws: R/R School: JSerra Catholic HS (Calif...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 20,787 reads 0 comments

  15. 2017 MLB Draft Picks: Live Team-by-Team Day 1 Grades and Analysis

    The 2017 MLB draft has arrived, and the next wave of high school and college talent is set to join the professional ranks. The three-day event kicked off Monday night with the first two rounds and 75 total selections...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 312,614 reads 0 comments

  16. One Realistic Trade Every MLB Contender Should Make

    Earlier this week, fellow B/R MLB writer Zachary Rymer wrote an article entitled MLB Metrics 101: The Biggest Trade Needs for Each Contender in which he took a statistical approach to breaking down each relevant club's biggest area of weakness...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 223,152 reads 0 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs' 2017 MLB Draft Preview, Predictions

    The Chicago Cubs went from a rebuilding afterthought to World Series champs thanks in large part to the front office's ability to draft and develop young talent...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 11,500 reads 0 comments

  18. MLB Draft Big Board 2017: Bleacher Report's Complete Predraft Rankings

    The 2017 MLB draft is now less than a week away, with the first round set to begin on Monday, June 12. The Minnesota Twins will be picking No. 1 overall, just the third time in franchise history they've held the top selection...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 19 days ago 51,839 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Entering Week 10

    Can anyone unseat the Houston Astros atop our weekly MLB power rankings? They became the first team to 40 wins this season with a pair of series sweeps last week, wrapping up a dominant 22-7 month of May...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 20 days ago 107,025 reads 0 comments

  20. 2017 MLB Mock Draft with 2 Weeks Remaining

    The 2017 MLB draft will begin on June 12 with 1,215 total players set to be selected over the course of the three-day event...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 25 days ago 147,338 reads 0 comments

  21. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at the End of May

    It was an impressive week for the league's best teams, as the top four spots in our weekly power rankings remain unchanged for the first time all season. However, that doesn't mean there weren't a number of teams making significant moves...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 27 days ago 112,451 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Players We Didn't See Coming in 2017

    The 2017 MLB season has provided more than a few unexpected standout performances. Who would have guessed that Ervin Santana, Mike Leake and Jason Vargas would boast three of the ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 139,348 reads 0 comments

  23. Chicago Cubs: Ian Happ and 5 Reasons to Expect a Cubbies Breakout

    The Chicago Cubs are now 45 games into the 2017 season. At this point a year ago, they were 31-14 with a five-game lead in the NL Central standings and a ridiculous plus-119 run differential...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 23,195 reads 0 comments

  24. Ranking All 30 MLB Teams by Their Trade-Asset Power

    There are two types of teams who hold significant power at the MLB trade deadline. One is a rebuilding club with coveted veteran assets, and the other is a contender with the prospect talent to swing a blockbuster deal to acquire said veteran talent..

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 184,226 reads 0 comments

  25. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Entering Week 8

    If we've learned anything this baseball season, it's that not all divisions are created equal. This week's power rankings show three NL West teams among the top seven and four AL East clubs with at least a ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 113,298 reads 0 comments