1. ALCS 2014: Orioles vs. Royals Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals pulled off the unexpected with their respective sweeps of the Tigers and Angels in the American League Division Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 months ago 11,091 reads 40 comments

  2. Big MLB Stars Who Came Up Small in the 2014 ALDS, NLDS

    The field of four for the National and American League Championship Series has been set, with the Baltimore Orioles, Kansas City Royals, San Francisco Giants and St...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 15,507 reads 34 comments

  3. What Happens to Max Scherzer After Detroit Tigers' ALDS Sweep?

    The Detroit Tigers ’ once-promising season is over. The Tigers’ roster seemingly was built for October baseball, with a starting rotation comprised of the Cy Young ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 15,051 reads 42 comments

  4. Washington Nationals vs. SF Giants Game 3: Live Score and NLDS Highlights

    FINAL SCORE: Nationals def. Giants, 4-1 (Giants lead series, 2-1) The Washington Nationals will play at least one more game this season...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 54,862 reads 28 comments

  5. 5 Biggest Surprises of Week 1 of the 2014 MLB Postseason

    The first week of the MLB postseason has had it all. We’ve seen teams mount unimaginable comebacks late in games, whether it be the Kansas City Royals rallying to defeat ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 12,610 reads 22 comments

  6. David Price Must Face Burden of Post-Trade Expectations, Postseason Demons

    The Detroit Tigers made a statement when they acquired David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays at the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 10,109 reads 13 comments

  7. Bullpen Disaster Brings Tigers' Worst Fears to Light in ALDS Game 1 Loss

    The Detroit Tigers ' bullpen was their glaring weakness during the regular season, as late-inning collapses at times overshadowed their top-flight starting rotation and potent offense...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 11,432 reads 15 comments

  8. NLDS 2014: Nats vs. Giants Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    Two of the Nationals League’s top teams will square off when the Washington Nationals take on the San Francisco Giants in the National League Division Series. The series starts at Nationals Park, with Game 1 scheduled for Friday at 3:07 p...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 6,668 reads 35 comments

  9. St. Louis Cardinals' Post-Suspension Jhonny Peralta Risk Has Paid Off Huge

    After coming up short against the Boston Red Sox in the 2013 World Series, the St. Louis Cardinals entered the offseason with a very specific to-do list. At the top of that list: adding a productive shortstop...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 6,426 reads 8 comments

  10. ALDS 2014: Angels vs. Royals Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    Two of the American League’s top teams will square off when the Los Angeles Angels take on the Kansas City Royals in the American League Division Series. The series starts at Angel Stadium, with Game 1 scheduled for Thursday at 9 p...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 13,343 reads 59 comments

  11. NL Wild Card Game 2014: Pirates vs. Giants Breakdown and Predictions

    The 2014 MLB postseason continues Wednesday with the Pittsburgh Pirates set to host the San Francisco Giants in the National League Wild Card Game (8:00 p.m. ET, TV: ESPN)...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 10,438 reads 13 comments

  12. Predicting the 10 Biggest Breakout Stars of the 2014 MLB Postseason

    Having a breakout season is a challenge for most players. Pulling it off in the postseason, when playing time is limited and every next play could potentially determine the season, is another story...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 6,103 reads 5 comments

  13. AL Wild Card Game 2014: Royals vs. Athletics Breakdown and Predictions

    The 2014 MLB postseason begins Tuesday, with the Kanas City Royals set to host the Oakland Athletics in the American League Wild Card Game (8:07 p.m. ET, TV: TBS)...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 6,881 reads 26 comments

  14. MLB Rookies Who Will Play Huge Roles in 2014 Postseason

    With the regular season coming to an end in a matter of days and the postseason set to begin next week, every playoff team will soon be forced to make difficult decisions regarding its roster...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 16,009 reads 22 comments

  15. Highlighting the 12 Biggest Heroes of the 2014 MLB Pennant Races

    When things get tight at the end of the MLB season, some players show up and guide their teams into the playoffs. Last season, it was right-hander Michael Wacha, who joined the St...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 5,960 reads 6 comments

  16. Cuban Star Rusney Castillo Looks Like Major Piece of Boston Red Sox's Future

    It’s quickly becoming clear why the Boston Red Sox shelled out big bucks last month to sign Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 15,555 reads 14 comments

  17. 2014 Grades and 2015 Outlook for MLB's Top September Call-Ups

    This year’s September call-ups’ brief taste of the major leagues might be coming to an end, but it goes without saying that their futures are increasingly bright...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 5,519 reads 1 comments

  18. With NL West Clinched Behind Kershaw, Dodgers Are a Dangerous Postseason Team

    For the second straight year, the Los Angeles Dodgers are National League West champions. Led by another strong performance from probable NL Cy Young Award winner and legitimate ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 13,608 reads 64 comments

  19. Mike Rosenbaum's Official Year-End Top 100 MLB Prospect Rankings

    Over the last month, Prospect Pipeline has looked at the top prospects for each position at every minor league level and every team’s prospect of the year . We even went so far as to re-rank all 30 farm systems ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 64,304 reads 101 comments

  20. 2014 MLB Draft Picks Who Already Turned Heads in First Minor League Season

    It will be several years until most of the 2014 draft picks are ready for the major leagues, but that doesn't mean we can’t get excited about the professional debuts of some of baseball’s brightest young players...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 26,547 reads 9 comments

  21. Updated Report Card Grades for MLB's Top 2014 September Call-Ups

    It hasn't even been three weeks since rosters expanded and teams announced their September call-ups, but some of baseball’s top prospects have already made a splash during their short time in the major leagues...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 19,528 reads 11 comments

  22. Tigers Show They're Still Class of AL Central in 10-1 Statement Win over Royals

    The Detroit Tigers and Kansas City Royals kicked off one of the season’s biggest series Friday, as the three games between the playoff contenders could ultimately determine which team wins the American League Central...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 6,815 reads 15 comments

  23. Re-Ranking All the MLB Farm Systems After the 2014 MiLB Season

    As we put a final bow on the 2014 minor league season, it is a great time to look at the state of the farm systems...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 54,521 reads 84 comments

  24. All 30 MLB Teams' Prospect of the Year for 2014

    The minor league season may be over, sadly, but our process of rolling out end-of-season awards is just beginning...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 24,939 reads 15 comments

  25. It Is Major League Baseball's Turn to Finally Address Player Safety

    And just like that, Giancarlo Stanton’s MVP-caliber season came to a tragic end. Batting in the fifth inning of Thursday’s game against Milwaukee , Stanton ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 7,351 reads 44 comments