1. Javier Baez Proves He's Ready for Big MLB Stage with Game-Winning Debut Homer

    There was no shortage of excitement surrounding the debut of the Chicago Cubs ' top prospect, Javier Baez, and he did not disappoint, hitting his first career home run in the top of the 12th inning Tuesday night...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 10,436 reads 49 comments

  2. MLB Position-by-Position Player Power Rankings, August Edition

    Position-by-position MLB power rankings will once again be a staple this year, and now that we're in the month of August, it's time for another update...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 59,316 reads 250 comments

  3. The 1 Waiver Trade Every MLB Contender Should Make This August

    The nonwaiver trade deadline is behind us, but that doesn't mean teams can't still upgrade their roster via trade. Clubs now have until the end of August to add players via waivers and still include them on the postseason roster...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 43,079 reads 64 comments

  4. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 18

    The focus of Chicago Cubs fans in 2014 continues to be as much on cities like Knoxville, Tennessee, and Des Moines, Iowa, as it is on the city of Chicago...

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  5. Adjusting Every MLB Team's Offseason Goals Post-Trade Deadline

    This year's MLB trade deadline not only changed the MLB landscape for the remainder of the 2014 season, but it also will have an impact on the upcoming offseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 74,870 reads 237 comments

  6. How the 2014 MLB Playoff Races Have Been Reshaped Heading into August

    With the trade deadline now passed and the calendar switching over to August, we have officially reached the stretch run of the 2014 MLB season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 105,531 reads 146 comments

  7. Everything MLB Fans Need to Know About the MLB Waiver Trade Deadline

    A thrilling MLB trade deadline that saw aces David Price and Jon Lester find new homes is now behind us, but that doesn't necessarily mean trade season is over...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 58,933 reads 49 comments

  8. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand Post-Trade Deadline

    The 2014 MLB trade deadline is now behind us, and to say that Thursday was an exciting one around the league would be an understatement...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 191,942 reads 719 comments

  9. MLB Trade Deadline Tracker: Live Analysis and Grades for All Notable Deals

    The 2014 MLB non-waiver trade deadline is now less than eight hours away, as teams will have until 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, July 31, to pull off a trade without having to go through waivers...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 381,133 reads 186 comments

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

    The focus of Chicago Cubs fans in 2014 continues to be as much on cities like Knoxville, Tennessee and Des Moines , Iowa, as it is on the city of Chicago...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 11,701 reads 6 comments

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

    The MLB trade deadline is now a matter of days away, as the non-waiver deadline is officially July 31 at 4 p.m. ET...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 111,413 reads 229 comments

  12. Where Does the 2014 Hall of Fame Class Rank Among MLB's Best Ever?

    After 2013 saw the BBWAA elect no one to the MLB Hall of Fame for the first time since 1996 and just the third time since 1960, three players earned the nod this year...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 54,869 reads 138 comments

  13. The Best-Case Scenarios for Every MLB Team at the Trade Deadline

    The 2014 MLB trade deadline is now just a week away, and while it has already been a busy trade season, there will likely still be more than few deals that go down between now and July 31...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 39,083 reads 217 comments

  14. The Best and Worst Trade in the History of Every MLB Team

    As the 2014 MLB trade deadline draws ever closer, now seems like the perfect time to look back at some of the best and worst trades in the history of the game...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 154,061 reads 156 comments

  15. Yankees Try to Catch Lightning in a Bottle with Chase Headley

    Despite an injury-plagued first half of the season for the New York Yankees , the team is still very much in the American League East race, and it appears they will be buyers at this season's trade deadline...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 20,803 reads 75 comments

  16. 10 Underrated MLB Trade Targets Teams Should Look to Acquire

    Superstar players generally steal the headlines at the trade deadline, and this year is no different with guys like David Price, Cole Hamels, Ben Zobrist and Alex Rios receiving the bulk of the attention...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 41,814 reads 46 comments

  17. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs Top 10 Prospects for Week 16

    The focus of Chicago Cubs fans here in 2014 continues to be as much on cities like Knoxville, Tennessee, and Des Moines, Iowa, as it is on the city of Chicago...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 10,488 reads 24 comments

  18. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand After the All-Star Break

    The second half of the 2014 MLB season kicked off Friday, with all 30 teams back in action following the All-Star break...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 91,091 reads 207 comments

  19. Updated World Series Odds Coming out of the All-Star Break

    With the second half of the 2014 MLB season getting underway this weekend, it's time for an updated look at each contender's odds of winning the World Series. Parity has reigned this season, so at this point every team with a ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 months ago 53,530 reads 115 comments

  20. Ranking the Top 20 MLB Players on the Trade Market Post-All-Star Break

    The second half of the 2014 MLB season kicks off Friday, as teams turn their attention back to the task at hand coming out of the All-Star break...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 27,028 reads 113 comments

  21. All 30 Teams' Blueprint to an 'A' Grade at the 2014 MLB Trade Deadline

    As the MLB All-Star Game fades into the rearview mirror, the baseball world will now turn its undivided attention to the upcoming non-waiver trade deadline...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 60,750 reads 96 comments

  22. 2014 MLB All-Star Game: Winners and Losers from Tuesday Night

    The 85th MLB All-Star Game is in the books, with the American League securing home-field advantage in this year's World Series with a 5-3 victory over the National League...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 91,345 reads 210 comments

  23. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs Top 10 Prospects for Week 15

    The Chicago Cubs prospect rankings were shaken up last week when the team acquired Addison Russell, Billy McKinney and Dan Straily from the Oakland Athletics in a trade that saw Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel depart...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 6,050 reads 4 comments

  24. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand at the 2014 All-Star Break

    With All-Star weekend kicking off Sunday, we have officially concluded what will be called the first half of the 2014 MLB season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 127,130 reads 251 comments

  25. Ranking the 10 Most Impressive Prospects from the 2014 MLB Futures Game

    MLB All-Star weekend kicked off on Sunday with the 16th annual Futures Game, with the USA Team topping the World Team 3-2 at Target Field in Minnesota...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 months ago 36,736 reads 75 comments