1. Matt Harvey Cements Place Among MLB's Best Young Aces After Strasburg Duel

    On a slightly overcast night at Citi Field in New York that saw the wind blowing out, two young hurlers got together for an early dream matchup. Stephen Strasburg of the Washington Nationals was already an established star before this night...

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  2. 6 Biggest Takeaways from This Week's MLB Action

    Each week in Major League Baseball brings a different set of storylines. Last week's heroes can become old news overnight and last week's goats can become trending topics in a heartbeat...

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  3. Picking All 30 MLB Teams' Mid-April MVP

    As the 2013 MLB season marches on through its third week, many players have distinguished themselves with their hot starts thus far...

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  4. David Price vs. Giancarlo Stanton: Who Is Worth the Best Prospects in Big Trade?

    When David Price broke in with the Tampa Bay Rays in 2008, he burst onto the scene much like Francisco Rodriguez in 2002. Price made five September appearances and then became a huge help for the Rays in their first postseason appearance...

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  5. Predicting Each MLB Team's Starting Lineup for the 2014 Season

    It's never too early to look ahead, especially in Major League Baseball. Rosters and lineups are constantly changing, and it's actually rare these days to see the same lineup year after year...

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  6. All 30 MLB Teams' Biggest Storyline Halfway Through April

    MLB is already halfway through its first month and already there are more than enough storylines to discuss and debate ad nauseam...

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  7. MLB's 50 Most Shocking Hot/Cold Starts: Will They Last?

    We're only two weeks into the 2013 MLB season, yet, already, there have been some shocking results in terms of hot and cold starts for many players...

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  8. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Full List of This Week's 2-Start Pitchers

    With the 2013 MLB season entering its third week of play, fantasy team owners are in full swing as they try to position themselves at the top of their respective leagues...

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  9. Jose Reyes Leg Injury: Does This Ruin Blue Jays Chances of a Postseason Berth?

    The Toronto Blue Jays pulled off a blockbuster trade with the Miami Marlins this offseason in the hopes that the players acquired would help lead them to their first postseason berth since 1993...

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  10. All 30 MLB Teams' Biggest Disappointment Thus Far in 2013

    Athletes and teams have the goal of playing consistently throughout the year, but especially at the start of a new season. No player or club works to gradually build up steam as the year rolls along—they want to come out of the gate charging...

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  11. 5 Ways Red Sox's Fenway Park Is Still the Best Ballpark in Baseball

    The longest sellout streak in MLB history officially came to an end on Wednesday. The Boston Red Sox sold out a game against the Texas Rangers on May 14, 2003...

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  12. The 100 Greatest Hitters in MLB Today

    To be considered one of the greatest hitters in MLB , players must show the ability to consistently produce in a variety of ways...

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  13. Biggest Winners and Losers of MLB's Opening Week

    Opening week of the 2013 MLB season is now in the books, and there were plenty of winners and losers to go around. The eyes of many fans were focused on quite a few players who were making their debuts with new teams...

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  14. 10 Young MLB Pitchers Set to Explode into Superstars This Season

    By its very definition, the word "superstar" denotes a position of power and strength. In fact, Merriam-Webster...

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  15. 2014 MLB Free Agents with the Most on the Line This Season

    Next year's class of MLB free agents has a lot on the line as it starts the 2013 season. Simply put, these free agents-to-be are playing for their future well-being...

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  16. Power Ranking Every MLB Team's Top Trade Chip at the Start of the Season

    Even though the 2013 MLB regular season is just a few days old, it's never too early to look at each team's top trade chip...

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  17. Every MLB Team's Top Prospect Left off the 40-Man Roster for 2013

    The assembling of a 40-man roster for every MLB team can at times be a major balancing act. Any player signed to a major league contract is automatically placed on the 40-man roster, which includes players already on the 25-man roster...

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  18. Ranking Yu Darvish and the Most Heartbreaking Lost Perfect Games Ever

    Tuesday night, Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish was on the verge of perfection with two outs in the ninth inning before giving up a hit. Darvish threw an absolute masterpiece in dispatching 26 Houston Astros hitters in a row at Minute Maid Park...

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  19. 50 Predictions for the 2013 MLB Season

    Baseball fans can finally come out of hibernation—the 2013 MLB season has arrived. Lovers of America's pastime will flock to stadiums across the country for the next two days...

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  20. Full List of Opening Week's 2-Start Fantasy Baseball Pitchers

    With Opening Day for the 2013 MLB season starting at the beginning of the week, fantasy baseball lovers will have a bevy of two-start pitchers to choose from...

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  21. Top Must-Follow MLB Storylines Heading into Opening Day

    With Opening Day just three days away, intriguing storylines abound throughout Major League Baseball. As each team begins its slate of 162 games, these storylines will quickly start to unfold...

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  22. Identifying Each MLB Team's Most Desperate Needs Beyond the 2013 Season

    The 2013 MLB season is about to begin, and while each team will be focused on the year at hand, you can bet that general managers began the process of looking beyond the end of this season long ago...

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  23. Most Surprising Outcomes in Forbes' 2013 MLB Team Valuations

    On Tuesday, Forbes Magazine released its 2013 MLB team valuations report, an annual look at each team's overall worth...

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  24. The Biggest Winners and Losers of Spring Training

    Spring training will officially be over in just three days. While several MLB teams are still making some last-minute tweaks, for better or worse, they are ready to start the 2013 season...

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  25. Power Ranking All 30 MLB Lineups Entering Opening Day

    With the exception of just a couple of teams, every MLB team is now set with its starting lineup heading into Opening Day...

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