1. MLB Trade Rumors: Whether or Not the Top 50 Rumored Players Will Be Traded

    There are now less than two weeks remaining before the July 31 trade deadline and the hot stove is sizzling with rumors...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 13,427 reads 8 comments

  2. MLB 2011 Exclusive: Interview with SI Editor Kostya Kennedy, Author of "56"

    Seventy years ago to this day, Joe DiMaggio recorded a hit in his 56th consecutive game, an MLB record that stands to this day...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 677 reads 4 comments

  3. Boston Red Sox: 10 Bold Predictions for the Second Half of the Season

    The Boston Red Sox recovered from a disastrous start to the season to emerge as one of the best teams in baseball. At 55-35 they are in first place in the powerhouse AL East and poised for a return to the playoffs, if not further...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 1,385 reads 15 comments

  4. MLB Trade Speculation: All 30 Teams' Most Desperate Needs at the Deadline

    The July 31 MLB trade deadline is rapidly approaching and that means every front office in baseball is frantically poring over scouting reports and financial data...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 12,675 reads 23 comments

  5. MLB Trade Speculation: One Player from Each Team GMs Will Call To Check on

    The July 31 MLB trade deadline is one of the busiest days in sports, not because it's so unpredictable but because everyone is working...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 342 reads 6 comments

  6. MLB Trade Rumors: Power Ranking the 50 Best Players Available

    With the All-Star Game now firmly in the rear-view mirror, teams can begin worrying about what's really important—the July 31 trade deadline...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 10,856 reads 23 comments

  7. MLB All-Star Game: All the Latest News, Updates, and Reactions

    The 82nd MLB All-Star Game is set to kick off at 8 p.m. ET as the American League and the National League battle for glory and the rights to host the World Series...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 452 reads 0 comments

  8. Derek Jeter Gets 3,000th Hit: The 10 Next Players Who Could Join 3,000-Hit Club

    Derek Jeter finally joined the 3,000-hit club yesterday with a solo shot off David Price. The Yankees captain ended the nationwide countdown by reaching the milestone with a 5-5 night in a 5-4 win over the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 1,505 reads 12 comments

  9. Boston Red Sox: Why David Ortiz—Kevin Gregg Brawl Shows Pitcher's Immaturity

    Fighting is as much a part of baseball as crackerjacks and chewing tobacco. With so many passionate players sitting in any MLB dugout it should come as no surprise that tensions boil on a regular basis...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 3,962 reads 116 comments

  10. The 43 Biggest Surprises, Disappointments and Standouts in MLB's 1st Half

    The first half of the MLB season came with more than its share of surprises, disappointments and standouts. But in the interest of fairness I'm only going to discuss 14 of each, with one bonus disaster thrown in just for good measure...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 6,917 reads 53 comments

  11. Boston Red Sox: Power Ranking the Team's Top 10 Players

    The Boston Red Sox season is officially half over and with a 47-34 record (third best in all of baseball) the club is second in the AL East behind the New York Yankees...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 847 reads 1 comments

  12. Boston Red Sox-Philadelphia Phillies a World Series Preview? 5 Things We Learned

    The showdown between the Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies this week didn't quite live up to its billing as a World Series preview...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 988 reads 5 comments

  13. MLB Trade Rumors: Identifying All 30 Teams as Buyers or Sellers

    With the July 31 trade deadline just a month away, teams across MLB are trying to make that one last push for a potential playoff spot...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 14,580 reads 38 comments

  14. MLB News and Trade Rumors: Blockbusters, Fire Sales and Other Rumors

    It's been another busy week in the world of baseball. Between the Dodgers filing for bankruptcy, the Nationals hiring a new manager and the Mets somehow making it back to .500, there's plenty to discuss...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 864 reads 0 comments

  15. Boston Red Sox: 5 Potential Solutions for Right Field

    The Boston Red Sox , at 45-32, may have the third best record in all of baseball, but that doesn't mean they don't still have their share of problems. Carl Crawford and Jed Lowrie, two of the team's best hitters, are still on the disabled list...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 3,894 reads 8 comments

  16. MLB Trade Speculation: 50 Players That Every Contender Will Chase in July

    There's barely a month left before the MLB trade deadline and trade talks are beginning to heat up, with teams zeroing in on their targets...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about 3 years ago 3,361 reads 14 comments

  17. MLB Divas: Each Team's Biggest Ego Among Players in 2011

    Baseball is and always will be a team sport, but there are still a handful of players out there who think that they're bigger than the game...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 8,254 reads 36 comments

  18. MLB Trade Rumors: Jose Reyes, Los Angeles Dodgers and Latest Trade Buzz

    It's hard to believe that summer is finally here, and that means all eyes are on baseball as the only remaining active sport...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 1,416 reads 2 comments

  19. MLB Power Rankings: The 50 Least Athletic Players in the League

    Baseball players are professional athletes, but just because they get paid big money doesn't mean these guys can go out and run a marathon...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 21,232 reads 84 comments

  20. The 15 Most Controversial Quotes in MLB History

    The annals of baseball history are stuffed with stories about great players and even greater scandals. From managers to owners to the players on the field, every franchise has moments it wishes never happened...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 4,911 reads 13 comments

  21. Tim Wakefield: Is the Boston Red Sox Pitcher a Hall of Famer?

    It seems outrageous to discuss the Hall of Fame credentials for someone who has a 4.38 career ERA and only one All-Star appearance...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 3,210 reads 50 comments

  22. MLB Free Agency: Albert Pujols, Prince Fielder and All the Latest Buzz

    Every year, hundreds of articles and thousands of words are dedicated to trade rumors that never end up coming to fruition...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 1,087 reads 0 comments

  23. MLB Power Rankings: The 25 Best Movie Cameos by Pro Players

    We love our favorite players for what they do on the field, but many of baseball's biggest stars like to perform on another field too—the movies...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 6,122 reads 4 comments

  24. 2011 MLB Draft Results: Winners and Losers from Day 3

    Picking winners and losers from the third day of the MLB draft is a little like finding a needle in a haystack, so instead of awarding teams for great draft days I'm going to look at the draft as a whole...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 963 reads 0 comments

  25. 2011 MLB Draft Results: Tracking All the Late-Round Steals of Day 3

    Even though most of the 600 or so players that will be drafted today during rounds 31-50 will never make it to the majors, that doesn't mean that a few late-round gems don't exist...

    Dmitriy Ioselevich Written by Dmitriy Ioselevich about over 3 years ago 6,306 reads 0 comments