1. Fluke or For Real: Making Sense of 10 Hot MLB Starts

    There's nothing like an unexpectedly hot start to a fresh MLB season. Is it a sign of a breakout season to come or a matter of small-sample-size success before a player comes crashing ...

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  2. 5 MLB Teams That Need to Sound the Early-Season Alarm

    It's important not to overreact to a small sample size. However, each new MLB season begins with such optimism that it's tough to see a team expected to do well stumble out of the gates...

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  3. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 5 Prospects for Week 1

    Despite the wealth of young talent that has graduated the minor league ranks and become an integral part of the MLB core, the Chicago Cubs still a deep and talented farm system...

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  4. MLB Superstar Power Rankings: How Each Team's Biggest Star Stacks Up

    Some MLB teams are blessed with more talent than others, but every team has a best player. Ahead, we've taken a crack at ranking each team's biggest star here at the onset of the 2017 MLB season...

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  5. Ranking the Top 10 MLB Players Over Age 35

    Respect your elders. That's exactly what we set out to do here as we searched for the 10 best MLB players over the age of 35...

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  6. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand After Opening Week

    The first week of the 2017 MLB season has come and gone, and as is usually the case with this wonderful sport, little went as expected...

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  7. Irrational Conclusions to Draw from 2017 MLB Opening Week

    Nothing gets fans riled up like the small sample size that is the first week of the MLB season. If a superstar hitter falls into a weeklong slump in June or an ace starter gets shellacked in July, no one really bats an eye...

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  8. 5 Bold Predictions for the San Francisco Giants' 2017 Season

    The San Francisco Giants were unable to keep the even-year magic rolling last season as they were ousted in the Division Series, but they once again look like one of the better teams in the National League ...

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  9. Each MLB Team's Biggest 2017 Early-Season Question Mark

    From the World Series favorite to the rebuilding club headed for a 100-loss season, every MLB team has question marks...

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  10. 5 Bold Predictions for the Boston Red Sox's 2017 Season

    The Boston Red Sox enter the 2017 season as heavy favorites to repeat as AL East champions and perhaps co-favorites with the Cleveland Indians to capture the AL pennant...

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  11. B/R's Top 50 MLB Prospects at the Start of the 2017 Season

    Established stars drive a team's success at the MLB level and put fans in the seats, but we're always looking to the future...

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  12. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand on Opening Day

    The 2017 MLB season kicked off with a tripleheader of games on Sunday, and ahead of Monday's full slate of action, it's time to officially unveil our Opening Day power rankings...

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  13. Projecting MLB Arrival Dates for Each Team's Top Prospect

    Fanbases are always excited for the next big thing to come along, and in recent seasons we've seen a wave of dynamic young talent arrive on the scene. For some teams, the next top-flight prospect is on the cusp of making an MLB impact...

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  14. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Relief Pitchers

    We've come to the final entry in our positional power rankings series — the relief pitchers. There's not a more fickle group of players in the majors, and that's exactly ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 79,758 reads 0 comments

  15. Boston Red Sox: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The 2017 MLB season will begin on Sunday with a triple-header of games, and the Boston Red Sox will get their campaign started the next day at home against the Pittsburgh Pirates ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 8,952 reads 0 comments

  16. New York Yankees: Complete 2017 Season Preview, Predictions

    The 2017 MLB season will begin on Sunday with a tripleheader of games, and the New York Yankees are among the teams suiting up on that first day of the regular season...

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  17. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Starting Pitchers

    With Opening Day now right around the corner, we've reached the starting pitching portion of our positional power rankings series...

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  18. Bleacher Report's Full 2017 Fantasy Baseball Draft Guide

    After an offseason of research and preparation, it's finally here. It's time for your annual fantasy baseball draft, and what you need now is all of that offseason research and information at your fingertips in one easy, convenient article...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 17,010 reads 0 comments

  19. MLB Spring Training 2017: Ranking the Most Alarming Superstar Performances

    Nothing like the double standard that is spring training performance. When a player puts together a huge spring, it's often dismissed as meaningless and by no means a sign of big things to come during the regular season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 73,699 reads 0 comments

  20. Los Angeles Dodgers: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    The Los Angeles Dodgers had a busy winter. First, they spent big to bring back key free agents Justin Turner, Kenley Jansen and Rich Hill...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 10,805 reads 0 comments

  21. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Corner Outfielders

    For the next installment in our preseason top 30 rankings series, we've decided to lump both corner outfield positions into one list...

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  22. New York Yankees: Final Predictions for Each Key Spring Position Battle

    There is no shortage of intrigue in New York Yankees camp this spring. T here have been storylines galore b etween a number of prized prospects getting an extended look, the return ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 12,247 reads 0 comments

  23. MLB Position Power Rankings: B/R's Top 30 Center Fielders

    Ranking players at the center field position is a bit different than their corner outfield counterparts. Defense carries considerably more value up the middle, so teams are often ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 63,297 reads 0 comments

  24. Every MLB Team's Biggest Spring Training Revelation

    Spring training is a chance for players on the fringe of an MLB roster to make a good impression and play their way into a team's Opening Day plans...

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  25. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand, 2017 Mid-Spring Training Edition

    Months have turned to weeks, baseball fans. There's a light at the end of the tunnel, as we're now just a few short weeks removed from Opening Day...

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