1. Spring Training Predictions for All 30 MLB Teams' Final 25-Man Roster

    Two weeks into MLB spring training, most teams are still carrying bloated rosters as they try to get a look at as many players as possible before trimming down the roster...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 182,003 reads 211 comments

  2. Selecting the Perfect All-Time MLB Lineup, 1 Through 9

    Tasked with digging through all of baseball history and assembling the perfect all-time MLB lineup, who would be penciled onto your lineup card? The following is my answer to that question...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 55,534 reads 408 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball 2015: Updating Top 25 Sleepers to Grab in Drafts

    With Opening Day now less than a month away and spring training games officially getting started, fantasy baseball fans are likely gearing up for their respective drafts...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 31,738 reads 21 comments

  4. The 100 Greatest Baseball Players of the 21st Century

    A few weeks back, I published my top 100 players for the 2015 MLB season, and, as always, it sparked some terrific debate in the comments section. So let's dig a little deeper...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 164,550 reads 625 comments

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

    Last season, I wrote a series of articles breaking down my position-by-position power rankings as the season progressed...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 39,625 reads 271 comments

  6. 3 Key Questions Facing Each MLB Team During Spring Training

    Full-squad workouts are officially underway in Arizona and Florida, and a full slate of spring training games is set to kick off Wednesday as we move ever closer to Opening Day...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 103,380 reads 228 comments

  7. Predicting Every MLB Team's Best and Worst Offseason Move

    Spring training is now in full swing around the league, and the 2015 MLB season is drawing closer with each day...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 183,548 reads 196 comments

  8. Under-the-Radar MLB Teams Poised to Impress This Spring

    Spring training performance is not always the best indicator for regular-season success, but we are nonetheless often impressed or disappointed by how an individual player or entire team performs during the MLB preseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 22,790 reads 45 comments

  9. Predicting Over/Under with Each MLB Contender's Vegas Win Totals

    Predicting anything in baseball is often an effort in futility, as the game is simply as unpredictable as it gets. That's what makes it so great...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 35,642 reads 117 comments

  10. MLB's 'Moneyball' Power Rankings: Who Is Overpaying/Underpaying the Most?

    The Moneyball philosophy may not have resulted in a World Series title for the Oakland Athletics yet, but it undoubtedly had an impact on the way teams are assembled throughout the league...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 104,684 reads 115 comments

  11. Hottest Questions of 2015 MLB Spring Training, Week 1

    Pitchers and catchers have officially begun reporting to spring training, with the first full-squad workouts slated for the middle of next week . MLB spring training is finally underway...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 6,573 reads 1 comments

  12. Ranking the Top 100 MLB Players at the Start of Spring Training

    Spring training officially kicks off this week as pitchers and catchers start to make their way to the sunnier parts of the map, and before we know it, Cactus and Grapefruit League action will be underway...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 months ago 135,446 reads 542 comments

  13. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand as Spring Training Kicks Off

    Spring training is finally here, or almost here anyway, as pitchers and catchers are set to report later this week...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 5 months ago 73,988 reads 353 comments

  14. 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 5 months ago 50,873 reads 251 comments

  15. 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 5 months ago 44,302 reads 147 comments

  16. 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 5 months ago 65,689 reads 65 comments

  17. 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 5 months ago 11,565 reads 114 comments

  18. 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 5 months ago 26,755 reads 99 comments

  19. 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 5 months ago 178,141 reads 128 comments

  20. 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 5 months ago 38,473 reads 26 comments

  21. 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 5 months ago 89,132 reads 225 comments

  22. 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 5 months ago 9,518 reads 13 comments

  23. 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 5 months ago 90,595 reads 295 comments

  24. 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 5 months ago 156,727 reads 244 comments

  25. 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 5 months ago 201,039 reads 234 comments