1. 25 Bold Predictions for the 2014 MLB Season

    We are now just a week away from the 2014 MLB season kicking into full swing, as the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres get things started this coming Sunday night before the rest of the league gets going on Monday, Mar...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 123,257 reads 147 comments

  2. 10 Underrated MLB Players Who Go Unnoticed on Small-Market Teams

    There is no shortage of challenges facing small-market teams as they look to compete with teams that have a payroll double and in some cases triple the size of theirs...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 6,030 reads 10 comments

  3. Full Preview for Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks Opening Series in Australia

    The 2014 MLB season officially kicks off this weekend with the Arizona Diamondbacks and Los Angeles Dodgers meeting up for a two-game series at the Sydney Cricket Grounds in Australia...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 33,266 reads 29 comments

  4. Bleacher Report's Official Rankings of the 50 Greatest Teams in MLB History

    A couple weeks back, I gave my take on the 100 greatest MLB players of all time, and that article sparked some terrific debate...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 46,399 reads 105 comments

  5. MLB Spring Training 2014: All 30 MLB Teams' Mid-March Status Report

    We're coming down the home stretch of 2014 MLB spring training, and Opening Day is now just around the corner...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 100,372 reads 59 comments

  6. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand, Mid-Spring Training Edition

    We are now just a week from the start of the 2014 MLB regular season, as the Los Angeles Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks kick off the year in Australia on March 22 and 23...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 47,395 reads 210 comments

  7. Mid-Spring Training Grades for MLB's Top 15 Offseason Acquisitions

    As with any offseason, a number of big-name players changed teams this winter, and the first couple weeks of spring training has been the first opportunity those guys have had to make an impression with their new clubs...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 17,768 reads 20 comments

  8. Predicting the Outcome of Growing Jimmy Rollins vs. Ryne Sandberg Phillies Feud

    The Philadelphia Phillies have committed to a number of veterans over the past few years, opting to retain their in-house talent in hopes of making one last run at contention, rather than blowing things up and rebuilding like some believe they should.

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 6,718 reads 21 comments

  9. MLB Spring Training 2014: Who's Hot, Who's Not Through 2nd Week of Games

    We are roughly two weeks into spring training games being played, and while it is wise not to put too much stock into a hot or cold preseason, the statistics are there to be analyzed nonetheless...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 22,120 reads 22 comments

  10. Potential Trade Suitors for Chicago Cubs Outfielder Nate Schierholtz

    While the bulk of the offseason wheeling and dealing takes place prior to the start of spring training, there are always at least a few trades that go down after preseason play starts, ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 10,823 reads 18 comments

  11. Dark Horses to Watch in Final Weeks of Spring Training Battles

    Spring training performance is generally taken with a grain of salt, as most guys are simply trying to shake off the rust and work on a few different things before the start of the regular season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 6,586 reads 3 comments

  12. All 30 MLB Teams' Biggest Storylines Halfway Through Spring Training

    We are midway through spring training, and storylines abound throughout the league, as all 30 MLB teams have some big decisions to make between now and Opening Day...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 176,312 reads 55 comments

  13. Early Surprises of Spring Training's Opening Weeks of Games

    Roughly two weeks of spring training games are in the book as we push ever closer to Opening Day and the start of the 2014 MLB season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 20,333 reads 9 comments

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

    Last season, I wrote a handful of articles breaking down my position-by-position power rankings. With spring training games underway and the regular season fast approaching, now is as good a time as any to put together my preseason rankings for 2014.

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 29,488 reads 156 comments

  15. Early Lessons from 2014 MLB Spring Training

    Spring training games have been underway for roughly a week now, and while it's wise not to put too much stock in spring performance, there are still legitimate takeaways from the MLB 's preseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 9,645 reads 9 comments

  16. Could We Be Headed for Red Sox-Cardinals World Series Rematch in 2014?

    The Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals will square off for just one series during the 2014 regular season, meeting up for three games in St. Louis from Aug. 5-7, but they will get a chance to meet on Wednesday in Grapefruit League action...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 8,725 reads 83 comments

  17. Is Johan Santana Capable of Being Late-Season Baltimore Orioles X-Factor?

    It's been an interesting offseason for the Baltimore Orioles , as they made mostly under-the-radar moves up until the past couple weeks, when they added a pair of the top remaining ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 7,795 reads 35 comments

  18. The 100 Greatest MLB Players of All Time

    Despite what some football fans may say, baseball remains our national pastime, and it has as rich a history as anything in our pop culture...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 272,130 reads 783 comments

  19. 2014 MLB Rookies Who Are Being Touted Too Early

    One of the most exciting parts of spring training is getting a first look at some of the game's future stars, and each year there are at least a handful of rookies who enter camp with a good chance of securing an everyday job from day one...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 24,290 reads 40 comments

  20. What Every MLB Team's Most Optimistic, Pessimistic Fans Are Saying About 2014

    Whether your favorite team is expected to contend for a title or just take a small step forward, the MLB offseason is a time for optimism f or some fans. For others, it is approached with caution and sometimes even pessimism...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 3,160 reads 34 comments

  21. Now Is the Time for Detroit Tigers to Redo Miguel Cabrera's Contract

    Fresh off their third straight American League Central title, the Detroit Tigers have had a busy offseason, trading off a pair of key pieces from last year's team after being ousted in the ALCS...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 10,393 reads 27 comments

  22. St. Louis Cardinals Spring Training 2014: Day-by-Day Updates, Scores and News

    The St. Louis Cardinals closed out the regular season last year with the best record in the National League, going 97-65 to best the Pittsburgh Pirates by three games and Cincinnati Reds by seven games...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 10,181 reads 1 comments

  23. Detroit Tigers Spring Training 2014: Day by Day Updates, Scores and News

    The Detroit Tigers have won three straight American League Central titles, as they have sandwiched ALCS eliminations around an AL pennant in 2012 that saw them swept by the San Francisco Giants in the World Series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 11,368 reads 6 comments

  24. 2014 World Series Odds for Every Team at the Start of Spring Training

    Spring training games are set to kick off around the league this week, which means we will soon get our first chance to see all 30 MLB teams compete in 2014...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 113,870 reads 267 comments

  25. MLB Power Rankings: Where Teams Stand at Start of Spring Training Games

    Most MLB teams have been in camp for a couple weeks now, and spring training games will officially start this coming week...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 89,243 reads 212 comments