1. MLB Free Agency 2017: Updated Team-by-Team Offseason Report Cards

    We're coming down the homestretch of another long MLB offseason, with pitchers and catchers set to begin reporting to sunny Arizona or Florida in a matter of weeks. The offseason market isn't closed just yet, though...

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  2. 10 MLB Prospects Facing Make-or-Break Spring Trainings

    Spring training means different things to different players. For established big leaguers who are essentially guaranteed a spot on the Opening Day roster, it's an opportunity to shake off the rust and gear up for a long season to come...

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  3. Ranking the Top Prospect for All 30 MLB Teams Entering 2017

    As we get ready for the start of spring training in less than a month, now is the time that top-prospect lists are unveiled around the baseball world...

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  4. Fantasy Baseball 2017: Stat Predictons for the Top 10 Players Per Position

    The start of spring training is still several weeks away, but it's never too soon to start planning for this year's fantasy baseball draft...

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  5. Chicago Cubs: Ranking the Top 10 Prospects Ahead of Spring Training

    The Chicago Cubs have graduated a ton of talent to the MLB level in recent years, but their minor league pipeline has by no means run dry...

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  6. Power Ranking MLB's Best Offenses for 2017 Ahead of Spring Training

    Last week, we broke down how all 30 MLB pitching staffs stacked up, with the Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, Cleveland Indians, San Francisco Giants and Washington Nationals rounding out the top five...

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  7. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 12 News, Rumors and Speculation

    The bulk of the action we'll see this offseason on the MLB trade market is likely already in the rearview . That doesn't mean there's not still time for another blockbuster deal to be pulled off between now and the start of spring training, though...

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  8. MLB Power Rankings: How All 30 Teams Stack Up 1 Month from Spring Training

    There's a light at the end of the tunnel, baseball fans. Pitchers and catchers are set to begin reporting to spring training in less than a month as we come down the homestretch of another long and eventful MLB offseason...

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  9. Cubs Spring Training 2017 Preview: Predictions, Players to Watch and More

    The Chicago Cubs will enter the 2017 season as marked men, looking to undertake the uphill battle that is repeating as World Series champions...

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  10. Power Ranking MLB's Best Pitching Staffs for 2017 Ahead of Spring Training

    Offense puts fans in the seats, but pitching wins championships. As we've seen in recent years, that statement is all too true. And it's not specific to starting pitching, either, as the San Francisco Giants can attest...

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  11. Ranking MLB's Top 25 Overall Future Trade Assets

    Let's pretend for a second that every player in Major League Baseball was placed on the trade block. Ignoring things like team need and franchise direction, who would be the most ...

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  12. Each MLB Team's Untouchable Top Prospects Entering 2017

    It's risky these days to call any prospect untouchable, as we've seen too many blockbuster deals in recent years to truly believe anyone is 100 percent safe from being moved in the right deal...

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  13. Predicting Chicago Cubs Depth Charts a Month Ahead of Spring Training

    For the first time since the 1909 season, the Chicago Cubs will carry the enormous target that comes with being the defending World Series champions...

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  14. MLB Spring Training 2017: The Top 10 2nd Basemen to Watch

    The second base position has quickly become one of the deepest in baseball thanks to the emergence of a handful of new young stars and the sustained success of some veteran staples...

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  15. MLB Spring Training 2017: The 10 First Basemen to Watch

    Some of the league's most dynamic offensive players call first base home. Miguel Cabrera, Paul Goldschmidt, Anthony Rizzo, Joey Votto and Freddie Freeman are all elite sluggers and true superstars...

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  16. Bleacher Report's Updated Farm System Rankings at the Start of 2017

    We're still over a month away from pitchers and catchers making their way to sunny Arizona or Florida, and the hot stove has cooled considerably, so now seems like the perfect time for an updated look at how all 30 MLB farm system stack up...

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  17. Chicago Cubs' Top Free-Agent, Trade Targets Post New Year

    Fresh off a long-awaited World Series title and with a young core that rivals any in baseball, the Chicago Cubs entered the offseason with a fairly short to-do list...

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  18. MLB Free Agency: Team-by-Team Report Cards at the Start of 2017

    There is roughly one month remaining before pitchers and catchers begin reporting to spring training, but there are still a number of impact options on the free-agent market...

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  19. All 30 MLB Teams' Updated To-Do List Heading into 2017

    As always, it's been a busy offseason around Major League Baseball, with teams already crossing off a number of items on their winter shopping lists...

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  20. Lesser-Known MLB Players Who Will Have Breakthrough Years in 2017

    Each season, we are treated to a handful of out-of-nowhere breakout performances from around Major League Baseball as lesser-known players become significant contributors...

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  21. Every MLB Team's Biggest Missed 2016-17 Offseason Opportunity 2 Months In

    The MLB offseason is still far from over, but most of the big dominoes have already fallen on another busy winter...

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  22. 2016-2017 MLB Offseason 'Recruiting' Updates for All 30 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...

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  23. Playing Panic or Patience on MLB's Least Active Contenders This Offseason

    Nothing raises the ire of a fanbase during the offseason more than inactivity. It's hard to get excited about a Rule 5 selection or a non-roster invitee when other teams are spending ...

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  24. Each MLB Team's Prospect Who Will Become a Household Name in 2017

    Not every baseball fan keeps an eye on prospect development and the minor league ranks, but most are familiar with the top prospects around the league...

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  25. 1 Perfect Remaining Offseason Move for Each of MLB's 30 Teams

    The MLB winter meetings have come and gone with no shortage of excitement, but there are still several notable free agents left unsigned and holes to be filled on all 30 rosters around the league...

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