1. 50 Bold Predictions for the Rest of the MLB Offseason

    The MLB offseason has already provided a lot of excitement for fans. It will only get better as time goes by and a number of big-name free agents sign and more trades are made...

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  2. One Hitter from Each MLB Team Who Drives Fans Crazy

    There is at least one player on every team that drives the fans crazy. These players either have all of the talent in the world and fail to live up to it or they are very inconsistent at the plate...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about over 2 years ago 31,022 reads 60 comments

  3. Yankees Win Posting for Hiroyuki Nakajima: Why He May Replace Derek Jeter

    Sooner or later Derek Jeter will not be the starting shortstop for the New York Yankees . That moment may come sooner than many expect...

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  4. Bobby Valentine to Red Sox: Analyzing the Pros and Cons of Bobby V as Manager

    The Boston Red Sox have found their new manager. According to Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston, the Red Sox have chosen to hire Bobby Valentine. Valentine played in the major leagues for 10 seasons and retired in 1979...

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  5. MLB Rumors: Prince Fielder to the Mariners and 10 Hot Offseason Rumors

    As the winter has progressed, more and more rumors have come up about possible free-agent signings and potential trades. The MLB hot stove is one of the most exciting times of the year, but it is also one of the craziest...

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  6. MLB Trade Rumors: Top 40 Deals GMs Will Aim to Seal at MLB Winter Meetings

    There are a lot of trade rumors that float around during the MLB offseason. A number of these deals will eventually be discussed by general managers during the Winter Meetings...

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  7. MLB's 50 Most Stunning Career Implosions of All Time

    There have been a number of MLB players who have had promising careers in front of them, but have quickly seen their careers flame out. A number of these players reached the majors and then ran into issues that caused their careers to end...

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  8. 20 Ways To Keep Yourself Entertained without MLB This Offseason

    The months between the end of the World Series and the first pitch of Opening Day can be a very long time for baseball fans...

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  9. NL MVP 2011: Power Ranking Ryan Braun and the 20 Most Fraudulent MVPs in History

    Matt Kemp was the best player in the National League in 2011. He led the league in home runs, RBI and finished third in batting average—and yet he did not win the NL MVP Award...

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  10. NL MVP 2011: Results, Reaction and Analysis

    The race for the National League MVP award was a close one. There were many deserving candidates and there were a number of different factors that needed to be considered for the voters to make a decision...

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  11. Justin Verlander 2011 AL MVP: Why He Deserved to Win the Award

    In baseball's storied history, there have only been 23 pitchers that had won and MVP award. That changed as Justin Verlander became the 24th pitcher in MLB history to be the MVP of his league...

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  12. MLB Free Agents 2012: Updating Every Team's Latest Rumor

    MLB rumors fly around during the winter. There are rumors about free agents and possible deals and there are at least a few new pieces of information that come up every day...

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  13. Every MLB Team's Most Unimproved Prospect

    Teams expect their top prospects to get better in each progressive season as they work their way toward the major leagues...

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  14. MLB Cy Young Award Winners 2011: AL and NL Results, Reaction and Analysis

    The BBWAA has announced the results of the AL Cy Young voting. The NL Cy Young results have now been announced as well. It should come as no surprise that Justin Verlander was the AL Cy Young Award winner...

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  15. Matt Kemp, Los Angeles Dodgers Agree to Eight-Year, $160 Million Extension

    While the Los Angeles Dodgers may not be able to bid on free agents this winter, that has not stopped them from closing in on making one of the biggest moves of the winter...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about over 2 years ago 1,066 reads 2 comments

  16. 2012 MLB Free Agency: Re-Ranking Top 50 Available Free Agent Players

    There have been a number of Japanese players who will allegedly be posted this winter, and a few Cuban players have defected and will be free agents. Many of these players were not on previous top 50 free agent lists, but they have cracked this new list..

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  17. Jose Reyes Rumors: If He Leaves, Should New York Mets Trade David Wright Too?

    With the news that Jose Reyes and the Marlins are getting closer and closer to reaching a deal, it may become time to seriously consider what life for the New York Mets will be like without Jose Reyes...

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  18. San Diego Padres Uniforms: 4 Reasons Their New Uniforms Are Terrible

    There have been a number of MLB teams that have rolled out new looks for the 2012 season, the most notable being the Miami Marlins' new designs. The San Diego Padres have decided to roll out a new set of uniforms, too...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about over 2 years ago 11,052 reads 8 comments

  19. Jorge Posada Free Agency: 5 Teams That Will Come Calling for NY Yankees Legend

    For the past 17 years, Jorge Posada has worn a New York Yankees jersey. Now, that part of his career is over. Newsday writer Erik Boland has reported that Posada will not be back with the Yankees...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about over 2 years ago 2,298 reads 7 comments

  20. Alert Pujols Free Agency: Re-Ranking Each Team's Chances with La Russa Gone

    The retirement of Tony LaRussa has shook the market for Albert Pujols , even if only slightly. LaRussa's exit means that there is now a greater chance that Pujols leaves St. Louis and lands somewhere else...

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  21. MLB Manager of the Year Award 2011: Odds for Top AL & NL Candidates

    The MLB award season is growing closer and there will be a number of prestigious honors that will be announced. One of these honors is the Manager of the Year Award for both the National League and the American League...

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  22. MLB Free Agents 2012: What Jose Reyes to Miami Would Mean for Hanley Ramirez

    The Miami Marlins are looking for a superstar who can help them when they move into their new stadium. According to Jerry Crasnick , they have both Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder ...

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  23. MLB Trade Rumors: Updating the Status of 40 Hottest Rumored Deals

    While the weather may be cold this winter, MLB trade rumors will be hot. This year's Hot Stove League should feature a number of trade rumors and actual deals to go along with all of the free agent signings...

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  24. 2012 MLB Free Agency: Albert Pujols and 10 Stars Worth Every Penny They Demand

    Many players in the 2012 MLB free agent class will sign massive contracts this winter. Some of the players will be vastly overpaid based on their production, while others, despite their huge deals, will actually be worth every penny that they make...

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  25. 25 Best Non-Strikeout Pitchers in MLB History

    Power pitchers seem to generate most of the attention in baseball. They have hard fastballs and sliders that they can blow by hitters. Non-strikeout pitchers also have a place amongst the greatest players in baseball history...

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