1. 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 10 months ago 9,343 reads 19 comments

  2. 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 10 months ago 68,931 reads 86 comments

  3. 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 10 months ago 64,929 reads 124 comments

  4. 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 10 months ago 16,139 reads 52 comments

  5. 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 10 months ago 151,431 reads 125 comments

  6. 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 10 months ago 20,260 reads 29 comments

  7. 2014 MLB All-Star Game Voting Update, Biggest Takeaways

    The third-round voting results for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game have been released, and while the game is still over a month away, we are already starting to get a good idea of what the rosters could look like on July 15...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 55,098 reads 112 comments

  8. Establishing Each MLB Team's Top 2014 Trade Market Priorities

    The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline may seem like it's still a ways off, but considering the trade market really starts to heat up when the calendar turns over to July, we're just a couple of weeks from the rumor mill kicking into full swing...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 85,601 reads 193 comments

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

    The Chicago Cubs have been playing some good baseball of late, as they are 12-8 in their last 20 games. With series wins against the New York Mets and the Miami Marlins last week, they climbed to No...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 3,425 reads 2 comments

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

    The Bay Area dominance continued this past week, as the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics proved they still belong at the top of the heap by taking care of business in their respective series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 123,307 reads 162 comments

  11. Best Fits for Jeff Samardzija, David Price and Top MLB Trade Candidates

    The MLB trade deadline is still nearly two months away, but with the amateur draft now in the rearview mirror, the rumor mill will likely start to heat up around names like Jeff Samardzija and David Price in the days and weeks to come...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 22,899 reads 36 comments

  12. 2014 MLB Mock Draft: Predicting the Top 10 Picks of Day 2

    While the first day of the MLB draft generally garners the bulk of the publicity, there is still plenty of talent to be had from Rounds 3 to 40. The second day of the draft will kick off with the third round, starting at pick No...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 10,353 reads 8 comments

  13. MLB Draft Projections: Big League Comparisons for Every Round 1 Pick

    The first day of the 2014 MLB draft is in the books, with the first 74 selections being made on Thursday night, headed by a trio of pitchers in high school left-hander Brady Aiken, ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 60,253 reads 26 comments

  14. Joe Nathan's Struggles Show Closer Is Still Tigers' Roadblock to Title Chase

    Joe Nathan was supposed to be the answer in the ninth inning for the Detroit Tigers , the missing piece that could finally make their bullpen a legitimate weapon behind their terrific starting rotation...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 2,543 reads 12 comments

  15. The Best and Worst of Yasiel Puig's Polarizing First Calendar Year in MLB

    Today officially marks the one-year anniversary of Los Angeles Dodgers polarizing superstar Yasiel Puig making his major league debut. The Dodgers were 23-32 and 8...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 17,046 reads 57 comments

  16. MLB Position-by-Position Player Power Rankings, June Edition

    Position-by-position MLB power rankings will once again be a staple this season, and with two months of the season officially in the books it is time for an updated look at where things stand...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 73,985 reads 43 comments

  17. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top-10 Prospects for Week 9

    The Chicago Cubs ran into the top two teams in the National League on the road this past week, dropping two-of-three in each series, and they remain at No. 30 in this week's MLB power rankings...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 8,761 reads 14 comments

  18. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand Heading into June

    After reclaiming the top spot last week, the San Francisco Giants had plenty of competition for No. 1 this week, with the Toronto Blue Jays and Oakland Athletics both proving they ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 72,967 reads 161 comments

  19. Contender or Pretender for MLB's Top Cy Young, MVP Candidates Entering June

    MLB award season talk won't really heat up until after the All-Star break, but it's never too early to check in on the top candidates to take home MVP and Cy Young honors here in 2014...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 36,656 reads 114 comments

  20. Grading the Top 50 MLB Players After 2 Months of Baseball

    Attention: This is not a list of the 50 best players of 2014, or everyone's grade would simply be an "A" and this entire exercise would be pointless...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 89,621 reads 123 comments

  21. 2014 MLB All-Star Game Voting Initial Update, Biggest Takeaways

    The first voting results for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game have been released, and while the game is still roughly a month-and-a-half away, it already begins to paint a picture of what the rosters could look like on July 15...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 78,673 reads 294 comments

  22. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 8

    The Chicago Cubs turned in a 3-3 performance last week, splitting series with the New York Yankees and San Diego Padres . However, that wasn't enough for them to climb out of the No...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 3,447 reads 0 comments

  23. Early Predictions for 2014 MLB All-Star Team Snubs

    The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played on July 15, or a little over a month-and-a-half from now, but it's never too soon to start diving into what this year's rosters might look like...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 20,114 reads 44 comments

  24. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand on Memorial Day

    The curse of these rankings continues, as the Detroit Tigers and Oakland Athletics occupied the top two spots last week but proceeded to go a combined 3-10. As a result, we again have a new No...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 126,962 reads 231 comments

  25. Every MLB Team's Biggest Trade Chip 2 Months from the Deadline

    The 2014 MLB trade deadline is still two months away, but it's never too early to get the rumor mill churning. There is still a lot of baseball to be played, as most teams have not yet established themselves as buyers or sellers...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 months ago 145,752 reads 212 comments