1. 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 1 month ago 50,320 reads 251 comments

  2. 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 1 month ago 42,912 reads 147 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 65,668 reads 65 comments

  4. 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 1 month ago 11,536 reads 114 comments

  5. 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 1 month ago 26,744 reads 99 comments

  6. 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 1 month ago 178,026 reads 128 comments

  7. 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 1 month ago 38,101 reads 26 comments

  8. 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 1 month ago 88,160 reads 225 comments

  9. 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 1 month ago 9,503 reads 13 comments

  10. 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 1 month ago 90,578 reads 295 comments

  11. 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 154,460 reads 244 comments

  12. 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 2 months ago 196,205 reads 234 comments

  13. 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 2 months ago 112,224 reads 145 comments

  14. 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 2 months ago 57,169 reads 71 comments

  15. 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 2 months ago 42,735 reads 48 comments

  16. 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 2 months ago 40,790 reads 34 comments

  17. Ian Desmond Is Big Steal Waiting to Be Had on MLB Trade Market

    For all that's been made about a possible trade of pitchers Jordan Zimmermann and Stephen Strasburg , it's another Washington Nationals player that has a chance to be the steal of the offseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 11,994 reads 18 comments

  18. MLB Offseason Report Card Grades 1 Month from Spring Training

    There is still at least one big chip to fall this offseason in free agent James Shields, but after the signings of Max Scherzer, Colby Rasmus and Nori Aoki over the past few days, the remainder of the offseason is expected to be fairly quiet...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 92,542 reads 193 comments

  19. Highlighting the Best and Worst 2014-2015 MLB Offseason Makeovers

    Since the 2014 World Series wrapped up on October 29, we've been treated to one of the busiest MLB offseasons in recent memory...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 67,206 reads 184 comments

  20. Top Potential Stephen Strasburg Trade Suitors, Prospect Packages

    The Washington Nationals , already one of the deepest pitching teams in baseball, made a splash late Sunday night when they inked right-hander Max Scherzer to a massive seven-year free-agent deal...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 127,467 reads 251 comments

  21. MLB Power Rankings: How Max Scherzer to Nationals Shakes Up the League

    The big move we've all been waiting for finally came Sunday night, as the Washington Nationals signed the market's top free agent in right-hander Max Scherzer ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 104,284 reads 419 comments

  22. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason, Week 11

    The 2014-2015 MLB offseason is coming down the homestretch, but there are still more than a few things to be sorted out between now and the time pitchers and catchers start to report to spring training roughly a month from now...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 13,201 reads 17 comments

  23. 2016 MLB Free Agents: An Early Look at the Best Available Players Next Winter

    The 2015 MLB offseason is pushing toward its conclusion, with pitchers and catchers set to report to spring training in roughly a month, and we've seen more activity this offseason than any in recent memory...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 70,766 reads 88 comments

  24. Offseason Recruiting Updates for All 30 MLB Teams

    Let's pretend for a moment that each MLB team's offseason was evaluated in a way similar to that of a college football or basketball program...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 58,962 reads 67 comments

  25. Every MLB Team's Biggest Steal of the 2015 Offseason

    Every MLB team is looking to come out on top in every offseason deal they make, whether it is getting the better end of a trade or signing a free agent at a bargain price...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 59,112 reads 27 comments