1. Re-Grading the Impact Deals of MLB's 2013 July Trade Season

    The month of July is here, and with it comes the start of another MLB trade season, as contenders look to shore up their rosters for the stretch run and also-rans look to add young talent for the future...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 67,663 reads 46 comments

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

    Position-by-position MLB power rankings will once again be a staple this year, and as we have just passed the midway point of the season and turned the calendar over to July, it's time for another update...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 22,057 reads 132 comments

  3. MLB International Free Agency 2014: Preview, Predictions and Prospects to Watch

    Wednesday officially marks the start of the 2014 MLB international signing period, and while the process has become far more regulated with the addition of signing bonus pool restrictions, ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 1,288 reads 3 comments

  4. Identifying Suitors for Top 10 International Prospect Targets

    The 2014 international signing period officially opens on July 2, and while the frenzy of international free agency has been quelled a bit by the new bonus pool system, there is still ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 13,670 reads 10 comments

  5. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 13

    After taking a week off from the prospect stock watch, we're back this week, complete with updated rankings following the first half of the season and the MLB draft...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 8,792 reads 17 comments

  6. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at the End of June

    We have officially passed the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, as all but a handful of teams have already played their 81st game of the year...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 109,415 reads 95 comments

  7. The Truth Behind MLB's 10 Biggest Surprises of 2014's 1st Half

    The first half of the 2014 MLB season is in the books, and as with any season, there has been no shortage of surprises on both an individual and team level around the league...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 17,282 reads 60 comments

  8. Why We May Finally Be Witnessing a Changing of the Guard in AL Central

    With three straight division titles, resulting in a pair of ALCS trips sandwiched around an AL pennant, the Detroit Tigers have been the class of the American League Central division for some time now...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 11,769 reads 39 comments

  9. Updating the Top 100 MLB Players at 2014's Midseason

    We have reached what can be considered roughly the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and that means it's time for an updated look at the top 100 players in the game...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 104,654 reads 376 comments

  10. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at Season's Midway Point

    Believe it or not, we've already reached roughly the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and the entire league still looks wide open at this point with no clearly dominant team...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 53,156 reads 53 comments

  11. MLB Teams It's Way Too Early to Give Up on

    We are closing in on the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and the entire postseason picture still appears to be wide open in both leagues, as no team has really separated itself from the pack at this point...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 36,751 reads 86 comments

  12. All 30 MLB Teams' Burning Question as Midseason Approaches

    We are closing in on the midway point of the 2014 MLB season, and it has been a season of parity so far, with very few teams separating themselves from the pack and a major portion of the league hovering around the ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 47,608 reads 111 comments

  13. Bleacher Report's 2014 All-Star Game Roster Predictions 1 Month Out

    The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will take place July 15 at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins. The rosters for each team will be announced the weekend of July 5-6, with the final vote for the 35th roster spot taking place after that...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 71,571 reads 165 comments

  14. 7 Impact MLB Players Guaranteed to Be Dealt in the 2014 Trade Window

    The official non-waiver trade deadline may be July 31, but trade season really kicks into gear once the calendar turns over to July and often stretches well into August, with guys like Jake Peavy and Alex Rios being dealt through waivers last year...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 31,876 reads 32 comments

  15. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 11

    The Chicago Cubs have been playing much better baseball of late at the big league level, and they remained in the No. 25 spot in this week's MLB power rankings as a result...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 9,306 reads 19 comments

  16. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand Mid-June

    It was a strange week around MLB , and while there is a new No. 1 team in this week's power rankings, not many teams made big moves in either direction...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 68,925 reads 86 comments

  17. Ranking the Top 10 Father-Son Duos in MLB History

    There is something to be said for having good genes when it comes to being a baseball player, as there has been no shortage of father-son combinations in Major League Baseball...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 6 months ago 64,685 reads 124 comments

  18. Deserving 2014 MLB All-Star Starters Who Will Be Snubbed by the Fan Vote

    As long as MLB All-Star Game voting is done by the fans, there will always be cases where popularity wins out over production — and this year is no different...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 16,130 reads 52 comments

  19. Projecting Each MLB Team's Ace 5 Years from Now

    With the recent rash of arm injuries across the MLB , it's hard to predict what a pitcher will do next season, let alone five years from now...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 151,284 reads 125 comments

  20. Testing the Hype Meter of MLB's 10 Best Prospects

    Each MLB team has four minor league levels that play full-season schedules, excluding Low-A and Rookie League ball, meaning that on any given day, there are 3,000 active players across the minor leagues...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 20,248 reads 29 comments

  21. 2014 MLB All-Star Game Voting Update, Biggest Takeaways

    The third-round voting results for the 2014 MLB All-Star Game have been released, and while the game is still over a month away, we are already starting to get a good idea of what the rosters could look like on July 15...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 55,006 reads 112 comments

  22. Establishing Each MLB Team's Top 2014 Trade Market Priorities

    The July 31 non-waiver trade deadline may seem like it's still a ways off, but considering the trade market really starts to heat up when the calendar turns over to July, we're just a couple of weeks from the rumor mill kicking into full swing...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 85,591 reads 193 comments

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

    The Chicago Cubs have been playing some good baseball of late, as they are 12-8 in their last 20 games. With series wins against the New York Mets and the Miami Marlins last week, they climbed to No...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 3,424 reads 2 comments

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

    The Bay Area dominance continued this past week, as the San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics proved they still belong at the top of the heap by taking care of business in their respective series...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 123,304 reads 162 comments

  25. Best Fits for Jeff Samardzija, David Price and Top MLB Trade Candidates

    The MLB trade deadline is still nearly two months away, but with the amateur draft now in the rearview mirror, the rumor mill will likely start to heat up around names like Jeff Samardzija and David Price in the days and weeks to come...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 7 months ago 22,892 reads 36 comments