1. Predicting 5 Impact MLB Free Agents Who Will Sign Quickly This Offseason

    One big name came off the board Wednesday, as Victor Martinez re-signed with the Detroit Tigers for four years, $68 million, per Jon Heyman of CBS Sports ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 66,304 reads 21 comments

  2. Complete 2014 Arizona Fall League Update with Breakout Stars, Disappointments

    The 2014 Arizona Fall League is set to end this weekend, with the championship game to be played Saturday at 3:08 p.m. ET, airing on MLB Network/MLB.com ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 16,045 reads 7 comments

  3. 10 MLB-Ready Prospects That Will Benefit Most from the Free-Agent Frenzy

    During the regular season, teams usually call up their top prospects to fill a role that’s been affected by injuries or productivity issues...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 20,826 reads 15 comments

  4. Yankees Would Be Smart to Stick to Plan of Avoiding Big-Name FAs This Winter

    Believe it or not, the New York Yankees don’t plan on being big spenders this offseason. At least compared to previous years...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 7,496 reads 18 comments

  5. MLB International Free Agency: Contract Predictions for Top 10 Players

    This year’s class of free agents features top-tier pitchers such as Max Scherzer, Jon Lester and James Shields, as well as a few middle-of-the-order hitters such as Hanley Ramirez, Victor Martinez and Pablo Sandoval...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 7,620 reads 1 comments

  6. Japanese Star Kenta Maeda's Scouting Report, Top Potential Suitors

    The (multi) million-dollar question this offseason is whether Japanese pitcher Kenta Maeda will be posted by Nippon Professional Baseball’s Hiroshima Carp...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 7,974 reads 8 comments

  7. Are 2014 AL, NL Comeback Winners Good Bets to Sustain Future Success?

    Major League Baseball announced the 2014 Comeback Players of the Year in the American and National Leagues on Friday, and they got both of them right...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 3,676 reads 3 comments

  8. Impact MLB Prospects Who Could Be Traded This Winter

    Baseball’s offseason has only just begun, but with the winter meetings roughly a month away, speculation regarding this year’s trade market is already heating up...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 18,783 reads 17 comments

  9. Predictions for 2014-2015 MLB Free Agency's Dreaded Qualifying Offers

    The offseason is just a few days old, but there's already been a lot of talk about qualifying offers. What is a qualifying offer, you ask? That’s a good question...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 17,834 reads 0 comments

  10. Odds of Top Potential Suitors Signing Each Elite 2014-2015 Free-Agent Target

    The offseason is officially underway, as Major League Baseball on Thursday released its list of 121 players set to become free agents. However, that number has already increased, as both teams and players have already declined options...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 35,675 reads 34 comments

  11. 2015 MLB Free Agency: 4 Available Players Who Are About to Hit a Decline

    The conclusion of the World Series on Wednesday means that free agency is nearly upon us. This year’s free-agent class features three high-end pitchers in Max Scherzer, Jon ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 25,743 reads 4 comments

  12. Biggest Takeaways/Lessons Learned from 2014 World Series Action

    The 2014 season came to an end Wednesday night, as the San Francisco Giants defeated the Kansas City Royals in Game 7 of the World Series, 3-2, to claim their third title in the last five years...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 21,969 reads 29 comments

  13. MLB International Free Agents 2014: Projecting Landing Spots for Biggest Names

    With the 2014 Major League Baseball season set to end Wednesday night with Game 7 of the World Series, teams will soon direct their focus toward the free-agent market...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 22,368 reads 9 comments

  14. Full Preview, Pitcher vs. Lineup Breakdown of Winner-Take-All World Series Game

    In a postseason that has been nothing less than spectacular, it’s only appropriate that it all comes down to Game 7 of the World Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 21,516 reads 16 comments

  15. Arizona Fall League 2014: Stock Watch for All the Biggest Prospect Names

    If you love prospects, then it doesn’t get any better than the Arizona Fall League. With six teams comprised of players from all 30 organizations, the prestigious AFL offers ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 21,131 reads 6 comments

  16. SF Giants vs. KC Royals: Keys for Each Team to Win World Series Game 6

    It's win-or-go-home time for the Kansas City Royals. After losing 5-0 to Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants in Game 5 of the World Series, the Royals find themselves ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 27,201 reads 27 comments

  17. Updated 2014 World Series MVP Odds as Fall Classic Enters Home Stretch

    The San Francisco Giants evened the 2014 World Series at two games apiece Saturday, as the National League champions scored seven unanswered runs to defeat the Kansas City Royals 11-4 in Game 4...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 19,445 reads 16 comments

  18. All 30 MLB Teams' Biggest Roadblock to a Successful Offseason

    The offseason has already begun for every team but the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants, and once the World Series is over, teams will begin to address their biggest needs through trades and/or free-agent signings...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 52,479 reads 10 comments

  19. Grading the Performance of Top MLB Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

    If you love prospects, then it doesn’t get any better than the Arizona Fall League. With six teams comprised of players from all 30 organizations, the prestigious AFL offers ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 10,674 reads 5 comments

  20. Scouting Reports, Potential Suitors for MLB's Top International Free Agents

    With the 2014 Major League Baseball season coming to an end, all 30 teams will soon direct their focus toward the free-agent market...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 11,630 reads 10 comments

  21. Power Ranking the Top 20 Players of the 2014 World Series

    The Kansas City Royals’ streak of eight consecutive wins to begin the postseason came to an end Tuesday night, as the American League champions dropped Game 1 of the World Series to the San Francisco Giants 7-1...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 8,198 reads 8 comments

  22. 10 Crucial Stats That Project the 2014 World Series Champion

    You can’t predict baseball, they say. Yet, when it comes to the postseason, that’s exactly what we attempt to do, using any relevant statistic, trend or storyline to contextualize individual performances and head-to-head matchups...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 7,102 reads 2 comments

  23. The Biggest Must-Follow Storylines of the Upcoming 2014 World Series

    The 2014 World Series is yet to begin, but it's already rich with storylines. On Tuesday night, the Kansas City Royals and San Francisco Giants, the wild-card winners from each league, ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 12,857 reads 12 comments

  24. The Greatest Series-Clinching Home Runs in MLB Postseason History

    Travis Ishikawa became a postseason hero on Thursday with his walk-off home run against the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 19,619 reads 37 comments

  25. Underperforming Postseason Stars Who Have to Step Up Before It's Too Late

    The San Francisco Giants are World Series-bound for the third time in the last five years after knocking off the St. Louis Cardinals in five games to clinch the National League Championship Series...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 13,710 reads 6 comments