1. MLB Position-by-Position Player Power Rankings, Preseason Edition

    Last season, I wrote a series of articles breaking down my position-by-position power rankings as the season progressed...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 days ago 33,588 reads 257 comments

  2. 3 Key Questions Facing Each MLB Team During Spring Training

    Full-squad workouts are officially underway in Arizona and Florida, and a full slate of spring training games is set to kick off Wednesday as we move ever closer to Opening Day...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 102,388 reads 226 comments

  3. Predicting Every MLB Team's Best and Worst Offseason Move

    Spring training is now in full swing around the league, and the 2015 MLB season is drawing closer with each day...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 days ago 182,682 reads 196 comments

  4. Under-the-Radar MLB Teams Poised to Impress This Spring

    Spring training performance is not always the best indicator for regular-season success, but we are nonetheless often impressed or disappointed by how an individual player or entire team performs during the MLB preseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 days ago 22,249 reads 45 comments

  5. Predicting Over/Under with Each MLB Contender's Vegas Win Totals

    Predicting anything in baseball is often an effort in futility, as the game is simply as unpredictable as it gets. That's what makes it so great...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 days ago 32,885 reads 116 comments

  6. MLB's 'Moneyball' Power Rankings: Who Is Overpaying/Underpaying the Most?

    The Moneyball philosophy may not have resulted in a World Series title for the Oakland Athletics yet, but it undoubtedly had an impact on the way teams are assembled throughout the league...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 days ago 104,235 reads 115 comments

  7. Hottest Questions of 2015 MLB Spring Training, Week 1

    Pitchers and catchers have officially begun reporting to spring training, with the first full-squad workouts slated for the middle of next week . MLB spring training is finally underway...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 6,547 reads 1 comments

  8. Ranking the Top 100 MLB Players at the Start of Spring Training

    Spring training officially kicks off this week as pitchers and catchers start to make their way to the sunnier parts of the map, and before we know it, Cactus and Grapefruit League action will be underway...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 15 days ago 127,962 reads 542 comments

  9. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand as Spring Training Kicks Off

    Spring training is finally here, or almost here anyway, as pitchers and catchers are set to report later this week...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 73,313 reads 353 comments

  10. Ranking MLB's 10 Most Lethal Offenses Entering Spring Training

    Dominant pitching is still the most valuable weapon in contending for a World Series title, but with offense down around the league, having a potent lineup can go a long way as well...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 18 days ago 50,144 reads 251 comments

  11. The 10 Most Exciting MLB Teams to Watch in 2015

    What makes an MLB team exciting to watch? Winning is certainly nice, as well as the ultimate goal every time a team takes the field, but that's not necessarily what we'll be focusing on here...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 20 days ago 42,508 reads 147 comments

  12. All 30 MLB Teams' Blueprint to a Perfect Spring Training

    Spring training is just around the corner, a reminder for us here in the icy Midwest that warmer weather is on the way and an exciting time for baseball fans across the country who are itching to see their team in action once again...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 22 days ago 65,636 reads 65 comments

  13. Contender or Pretender for Every Fringe MLB Playoff Team Entering 2015

    Now that James Shields has finally decided where he'll be playing in 2015, we can more or less put a bow on the 2015 MLB offseason, a little more than a week from when pitchers and catchers will start reporting to spring training...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 23 days ago 11,514 reads 114 comments

  14. Grading the James Shields Deal, Fresh NL West Team Rankings

    The wait is finally over. Less than two weeks from pitchers and catchers reporting to spring training, free agent James Shields has finally decided where he'll be pitching in 2015 and beyond...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 24 days ago 26,721 reads 99 comments

  15. Projecting Every MLB Team's Next Big Thing

    Regardless of whether a team is a perennial World Series contender, a fringe playoff team or a cellar-dweller, there is always at least some reason for excitement looking ahead to the future...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 24 days ago 177,963 reads 128 comments

  16. 2016 MLB Free Agents Under the Most Pressure Entering 2015

    As the 2015 MLB offseason winds to a close, it's never too early to start looking ahead to what is expected to be a deep crop of talent on the free-agent market next winter...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 25 days ago 37,985 reads 26 comments

  17. Power Ranking All 30 MLB Starting Rotations Entering Spring Training

    Hitting may put fans in the stands, but pitching still wins championships, and that was never more clear than last season when Madison Bumgarner led the San Francisco Giants to a World Series title...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 27 days ago 87,020 reads 225 comments

  18. Josh Hamilton Surgery Foreshadows Another Letdown Year in 2015

    It appears that $125 million man Josh Hamilton could be headed for another rough season in 2015. Limited by injuries to just 89 games last season, the Los Angeles Angels slugger ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 30 days ago 9,440 reads 13 comments

  19. Final Yoan Moncada Suitor Odds Now That He's Finally Cleared to Sign

    It's been months since Cuban phenom Yoan Moncada was declared a free agent, but it appears he has finally cleared the remaining red tape and is free to sign with an MLB team. That according to a tweet from Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 30 days ago 90,563 reads 295 comments

  20. Predicting Final Opening Day 25-Man Rosters for All 30 MLB Teams

    With Super Bowl Sunday now in the rearview and the NFL season officially over, sports fans will soon be turning their attention to sunny Arizona and Florida and the start of MLB spring training...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 151,758 reads 244 comments

  21. Projecting Every MLB Team's Starting Lineup 2 Weeks from Spring Training

    Pitching may win championships, but having a high-powered offense to back that pitching goes an awful long way as well...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 181,019 reads 234 comments

  22. The Player with the Most Current Trade Value on All 30 MLB Teams

    Every player around Major League Baseball has a certain level of value as a potential trade chip, and there are a number of factors that influence said value...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 112,187 reads 145 comments

  23. 10 Moves MLB Teams Should Still Make Before Spring Training Begins

    We are less than a month from the start of spring training, but there is still work to be done this offseason, as teams look to put the finishing touches on their roster for the season to come...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 57,162 reads 71 comments

  24. Predicting Each MLB Team's Prospect Who Will Turn the Most Heads This Spring

    One of the most exciting parts of spring training each year is getting a chance to see some of the game's top prospects in action against big league talent...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 42,677 reads 48 comments

  25. Projecting MLB's Spring Training All-Breakout Team, 1 Month Out

    For established MLB players, spring training is a time to shake off the rust and prepare for the upcoming season, and in the grand scheme of things, stats don't mean a whole lot...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 40,770 reads 34 comments