1. MLB Playoff Picture: Breaking Down the Most Likely AL and NL Scenarios

    After Wednesday's article offered up 25 predictions for the final month of the 2014 MLB season, including full predictions on who will reach the playoffs, it's time to dive a bit deeper into those potential October matchups...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 56,521 reads 113 comments

  2. 25 Predictions for Rest of 2014 MLB Season

    The final month of the MLB regular season is here, and this year's stretch run promises to be as good as any in recent memory...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 23,768 reads 44 comments

  3. Bleacher Report's Complete 2014 MLB Awards Predictions With 1 Month To Go

    Few things stir up more debate during the course of each MLB season than who should take home the major awards, and as we enter the final month of the season, those races are heating up around the league...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 33,728 reads 143 comments

  4. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 22

    The minor league season wraps up this week, and it's been an exciting season down on the farm for the Chicago Cubs and their bevy of high-upside prospects...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 12,506 reads 6 comments

  5. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 MLB Teams Stand Heading into September

    The final month of the 2014 MLB season is here, and there is still an awful lot to be sorted out between now and the start of the postseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 49,435 reads 86 comments

  6. Grading All of MLB's Biggest July Trades 1 Month Later

    As the calendar turns over to September and the 2014 MLB season enters its final stretch, it's hard to believe it's already been a month since one of the most exciting trade deadlines in recent memory...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 4,102 reads 4 comments

  7. Ranking Top 7 MLB Contenders by Who's Best Built for the Playoffs

    Regular-season success and postseason success are often two different things in Major League Baseball, as some teams are simply better built for postseason success...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 15,965 reads 176 comments

  8. 3 MLB Playoff Contenders Headed for September Collapses

    We have officially hit crunch time in the 2014 MLB season, as the month of August comes to a close and teams have roughly 30 games left to secure a spot in the postseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 19,769 reads 57 comments

  9. Cheat Sheet for MLB Fans to Know Superstar Prospect Jorge Soler

    Despite another losing season, there is no shortage of buzz surrounding the Chicago Cubs this season, thanks to what may be the best farm system in all of baseball...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 9,637 reads 21 comments

  10. Updated 2014 MLB Playoff Chances with Just 1 Month Remaining

    There is just one month left in the 2014 MLB regular season, and while the playoff picture is starting to take shape, there is still a lot to be decided between now and October...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 68,528 reads 75 comments

  11. Highlighting 5 Possible Last-Minute Impact MLB Waiver Deadline Steals

    The bulk of trade activity around Major League Baseball goes down before the July 31 non-waiver deadline, but there is still time for players to be dealt in August and still make an impact on the stretch run and on into the postseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 18,293 reads 14 comments

  12. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 21

    There is just one week remaining in what has been a fantastic minor league season for the Chicago Cubs , with top prospects turning heads at every level...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 13,976 reads 24 comments

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

    This week's MLB power rankings again feature a new No. 1 team. The Oakland Athletics and Los Angeles Angels had the featured matchup last week as they continue to battle it out for the AL West lead and the majors' best record...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 88,350 reads 203 comments

  14. 3 Non-Contending MLB Teams in Prime Position to Spoil Pennant Races

    The final month of the 2014 MLB season is right around the corner, and with roughly 17 teams still in a legitimate position to contend for a playoff spot, it promises to be an exciting month of baseball...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 8 months ago 5,876 reads 9 comments

  15. 7 Modern-Day MLB Milestones That Will Never Be Reached Again

    Already the all-time leader in strikeouts, Nolan Ryan became the first pitcher to ever record 5,000 strikeouts when he fanned future Hall of Famer Rickey Henderson on August 22, 1989...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 106,323 reads 309 comments

  16. All You Need to Know About the Origin of Pete Rose's 25-Year MLB Banishment

    It's now been 25 years since Pete Rose accepted a permanent ban for betting on baseball, and it's still one of the most hotly debated topics in all of professional sports...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 35,880 reads 39 comments

  17. Predicting Outcome of 2014's Tightest MLB Playoff Battles

    Parity has reigned in the MLB this season, and that should make for a terrific final month as the push for the postseason heats up around the league...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 38,994 reads 214 comments

  18. MLB Free Agency 2015: An Early Team-by-Team Preview

    There is still a lot of baseball to be played between now and the offseason, but it's never too early to look ahead at what promises to be an exciting winter around the league...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 86,285 reads 123 comments

  19. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 20

    With just two weeks left in the minor league season, it's fair to say that 2014 has been a rousing success for the Chicago Cubs down on the farm...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 10,405 reads 5 comments

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

    For the first time in weeks, we have a new No. 1 team in our MLB power rankings. The Oakland Athletics stumbled to a 1-6 record last week and are just 7-10 here in August, and ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 95,218 reads 182 comments

  21. Rob Manfred's Biggest Obstacles, To-Do List as Next MLB Commissioner

    After much deliberation, Major League Baseball has officially named current chief operating officer Robert Manfred as its successor to retiring commissioner Bud Selig...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 24,963 reads 143 comments

  22. MLB's Biggest Winners and Losers at the 3-Quarter Mark

    We've reached the three-quarter mark of the 2014 MLB season, and the postseason push is really starting to heat up, with just a month and a half of games left to be played...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 26,865 reads 30 comments

  23. Updating MLB's Top 100 Players at 2014's Three-Quarter Mark

    We have reached what can be considered roughly the three-quarter mark 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 9 months ago 100,398 reads 343 comments

  24. Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 19

    The big story of the week in the Chicago Cubs organization was the promotion of prized prospect Javier Baez, who appears to be slotted into the everyday second base role for the remainder of the season...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 10,797 reads 20 comments

  25. MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand at the 3-Quarter Mark

    After bypassing last week's Monday posting of MLB power rankings following a special edition of them immediately following the trade deadline, we've got some catching up to do...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 9 months ago 105,137 reads 139 comments