1. 10 Biggest Takeaways from Week 13's MLB Action

    The 2015 Major League Baseball season is halfway home. It just put its third month in the books, as well as its 13th week. And as with all the other ones, this week gave us plenty to talk about...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 hours ago 6,932 reads 12 comments

  2. B/R's 2015 All-MLB Rookie Team at the Midseason Mark

    Just like that, the first half of the 2015 Major League Baseball season has come and gone. That's our cue to pay homage to the many things that have entertained us along the way. High up on that list, as usual, are the kids...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 60,402 reads 137 comments

  3. Jose Fernandez's Stuff, Homer in 2015 Debut Reignite Superstardom

    On Thursday afternoon in Miami, Major League Baseball welcomed back a guy who was a rising superstar not too long ago. And based on what he showed, it looks like he's ready to be a rising superstar again...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 5,377 reads 7 comments

  4. Huge Trade Packages That Could Ignite Chris Sale Blockbuster Deal

    Don't hold your breath waiting for Chris Sale to be moved in a blockbuster trade. Their 2015 season may be kaput, but the ace left-hander is one of the Chicago White Sox 's core building blocks...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 35,284 reads 145 comments

  5. Carlos Carrasco's Near No-No Shines Light on One of MLB's Nastiest Pitchers

    If Carlos Carrasco could have gotten just one more out on Wednesday night, we'd be sitting here talking about the third no-hitter of the 2015 MLB season. Alas, he couldn't do it...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 19,994 reads 18 comments

  6. 2015 MLB All-Star Rosters: B/R's Final 34-Man Roster Predictions

    If you're anxiously awaiting the reveals of the rosters for the 2015 Major League Baseball All-Star Game, you need to hang in there for a few more days...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 36,716 reads 143 comments

  7. Clay Buchholz Is the Ace Everyone Assumes the Red Sox Don't Have

    The Boston Red Sox don't have an ace starting pitcher. I've said it. Chances are you've probably said it as well. It's been the consensus since, well, ever. Clay Buchholz , however, begs to differ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 10,919 reads 45 comments

  8. Pinpointing Each MLB Contender's Biggest Weakness Needing Trade Fix

    If the 2015 MLB season still feels brand-new to you, here's some news you might find shocking: The July 31 trade deadline is just a month away...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 78,972 reads 197 comments

  9. 10 Biggest Takeaways from Week 12's MLB Action

    The 2015 Major League Baseball season has now been going on for 12 whole weeks, and yet it keeps giving us fun and exciting things to talk about...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 days ago 21,051 reads 35 comments

  10. Paul Goldschmidt Making Strong Claim for MLB's Top-Hitter Throne

    Who's the best hitter in Major League Baseball? Most people would probably say Miguel Cabrera. And that's a fine choice, what with him being Miguel Cabrera and all. But for your consideration, here's another name: Paul Goldschmidt...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 days ago 7,450 reads 28 comments

  11. Predicting MLB Arrival Date of Each Top Prospect in the All-Star Futures Game

    On Sunday, July 12, Major League Baseball's future will descend on Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. In a sense, anyway. That's when baseball will hold its annual Futures Game, and as per usual, all the best prospects have been invited...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 days ago 28,229 reads 33 comments

  12. Red-Hot Jason Heyward Coming Alive at Just the Right Time

    If the last time you gave Jason Heyward a good look was in April, you saw a player mired in a horrible slump and, as such, failing to justify a blockbuster offseason trade...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 13,748 reads 32 comments

  13. Should Red Sox Blow Up Latest Roster, Clubhouse Mess?

    For the Boston Red Sox , 2015 is feeling suspiciously like 2012. And so, the same question the Red Sox found themselves asking that year is relevant all over again...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 43,248 reads 90 comments

  14. Pete Rose Evidence Set to Cast Dark Cloud over 2015 MLB All-Star Game

    Among other things, the 2015 MLB All-Star Game was to be a celebration of baseball's all-time hit king. Though still banned from baseball for life, Pete Rose had been permitted ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 days ago 18,967 reads 64 comments

  15. Which Members of MLB's 2015 Rookie Invasion Have the Brightest Futures?

    If you like talented rookies with your Major League Baseball, the 2015 season is the treat you've been waiting for. As we noted recently , an invasion of young players that began a couple of years ago has hit its zenith in 2015...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 days ago 55,841 reads 180 comments

  16. Could Kris Bryant's 1st Multi-HR Game Kick Off an Overdue Power Surge?

    Behold a question that I doubt anybody expected to be asked at any point in the 2015 season: Is Kris Bryant finally going to start hitting for power now? An unexpected question, indeed...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 days ago 21,175 reads 84 comments

  17. 10 Biggest Takeaways from Week 11's MLB Action

    This Major League Baseball season goes to 11. Sorry, had to do it. There was just no other way to mark the passing of the 11th week of the 2015 season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 14 days ago 37,820 reads 61 comments

  18. Wild MLB Offseason Spending Leading to Failure in 2015

    It's been in the rearview mirror for a while now, but none of us are going to forget the most recent Major League Baseball offseason any time soon...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 39,480 reads 78 comments

  19. Just How Far Can Giancarlo Stanton Take His Home Run Surge?

    Giancarlo Stanton was put on this earth to hit home runs. He's been making that abundantly clear ever since he first set foot in the majors back in 2010. But we've never seen Stanton hit home runs like he's been hitting them in 2015...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 42,559 reads 55 comments

  20. Time Is Now to Cash in on Aroldis Chapman's 100-Plus-MPH Fastball

    No stadium radar gun gets a workout quite like the one at Great American Ball Park. That's where Aroldis Chapman has done most of his work—and fired most of his 100-plus-mph fastballs...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 9,651 reads 25 comments

  21. Future of MLB in Fantastic Hands with Avalanche of Young, Marketable Stars

    Just when you thought Major League Baseball couldn't possibly get any younger, it goes and has a season like this. In 2015, talented young players have taken over. And let there be no mistake about it: This is a good thing...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 39,772 reads 140 comments

  22. Hot MLB Prospects on the Cusp of MLB Breakthroughs

    At the rate they're being called up, it may not be long before the minor leagues are out of top prospects. It has indeed been a busy year for call-ups...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 87,816 reads 62 comments

  23. MLB All-Star Voting Takeaways: Royals Domination Makes Mockery of Process

    When the latest update for the American League All-Star voting was revealed Monday afternoon, millions of fans jumped for joy… …in Kansas City...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 34,090 reads 254 comments

  24. Albert Pujols Providing the Co-Star Mike Trout Has Desperately Needed

    Earlier in June, Albert Pujols insisted that the Los Angeles Angels were not "the Mike Trout show." This was despite all evidence to the contrary, as the Angels had been on Trout's back all season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 10,120 reads 16 comments

  25. Kyle Schwarber's Promotion Will Offer Tease of Lethal Cubs Lineup to Come

    The following is not a recording: The Chicago Cubs are calling up an elite hitting prospect. That's been a hobby of theirs in 2015, as they tabbed Kris Bryant in late April and Addison Russell shortly after him...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 19 days ago 27,919 reads 44 comments