1. 5 Overachieving Major Leaguers Destined for a Slump

    Some players have breakout years. Some players slump for an entire year. Some players get off to a slow start. And some players get off to a hot start...

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  2. A Photo to Sum Up Each MLB Team's Season Thus Far

    Sure, much can be written about the young 2012 season thus far, but perhaps there is another way to look at the season...

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  3. 5 MLB Teams That May/Have Start(ed) Cold but Will Heat Up and Make a Run

    With the first couple of weeks of the 2012 baseball season underway, there have been some surprises in the standings; but don't let that fool you.....

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  4. Greatest MLB Early-Season Matchups That Will Dictate How the Season Is Played

    The MLB season is (finally!) underway. Just over a week into the season, fans are already starting to get excited—and depressed—with their team's performance...

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  5. MLB Free Agency: Teams Still Interested in Roy Oswalt

    The MLB season is underway, but there are still some players left unemployed. Perhaps the best known of this group is starting pitcher Roy Oswalt ...

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  6. 5 Players Taking over for Departed Free Agents You Need to Know for 2012

    Baseball players are constantly under a lot of pressure, both when they are on and off the field. From behaving appropriately and setting good examples for the kids that look up to ...

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  7. The Philadelphia Phillies and 5 MLB Teams Who Will Disappoint in 2012

    Baseball season is close to beginning, and as spring training winds down, writers and baseball fans around the globe are making their predictions for the upcoming season...

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  8. 5 Rule Changes That Would Improve Baseball

    Baseball has always been a conservative game. Although, obviously, the game has progressed with the times and has created new rules, as well as amending old ones, overall, the game has been slow and afraid of change...

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  9. MLB: 5 Comeback Player of the Year Candidates for 2012

    Baseball is one of those games that can either be very kind or very mean. For the guys on our comeback list, 2011 was not a kind season. These players suffered from injuries and just poor seasons...

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  10. Reaction to Ryan Braun Appeal Decision

    Ryan Braun , the 2011 MVP and Milwaukee Brewers star outfielder, won his appeal, which will mean he avoids a 50-game suspension...

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  11. 4 Pitchers Working on New Pitches

    With pitchers and catcher reporting to camp, spring training is finally underway. Although some fans might not be excited until the regular season starts, the players are certainly ready to get back on the field and prepare for the upcoming season...

    Steven Simon Written by Steven Simon about almost 3 years ago 185 reads 1 comments

  12. Fantasy Baseball: A Guide to Thriving in This Year's Draft

    Spring training is about to begin and so that can only mean one thing: baseball fans everywhere are researching players and preparing for their fantasy draft...

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  13. 9 of the Worst MLB Uniform Typos

    Although rare, whenever there is a misspelling on a player's uniform, be it an incorrect spelling of a player's name or a misspelling of the team name, both the press and players get a good laugh...

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  14. 5 MLB Teams That May Exceed Expectations

    If the last two seasons have taught us only one thing, it's that anything can happen in baseball; just because a team doesn't appear to have the "big names" or is thought to be out ...

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  15. The 7 Biggest MLB Villains of 2012

    Baseball season is slowly drawing upon us, and thank goodness! It's felt like a particularly long winter with no major league baseball, but that's all soon to change...

    Steven Simon Written by Steven Simon about almost 3 years ago 418 reads 2 comments

  16. Baltimore Orioles: 10 Bold Predictions for the Rest of the Season

    The Baltimore Orioles were off to a hot start in the 2011 season but have since cooled down a bit; now, in the middle of May, the Orioles are in last place in the American League East and are two games below 500...

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  17. MLB's 10 Most Fragile Players

    Injuries are a team killer. When a player goes down, especially for an extended period of time, the entire team must pick up the slack the loss of that player creates...

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  18. MLB Power Rankings: The 7 Best Sinkerballers in the Game Today

    The sinkerball is a great pitch to have in an arsenal for a pitcher. Because of its downward movement a sinkerball induces a lot of ground balls, which, as we all know, are a pitcher's best friend...

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  19. MLB Tough Guys: The Most Hard-Nosed Player on All 30 Teams

    One of the most important characteristics for any baseball player to have is that intestinal fortitude"—the ability to play at 100 percent all the time...

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  20. MLB Power Rankings: The Best Pitching Duo in Each Team's History

    Pitching is what wins championships. At least that's what the performance of the 2010 San Francisco Giants would have you believe...

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  21. MLB Free Agency: The Best Player Playing for a New Contract at Every Position

    When players are on the final year of a contract, it's not uncommon for them to have some of the best years of their career...

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  22. 2011 MLB: Power Ranking the Best Rookies To Make MLB Opening Day Rosters

    One day you're a minor league star and you're being called the future of the organization; the next you're no longer the future, but now you're the present...

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  23. 2011 MLB Predictions: Breaking Down Each Division Top to Bottom

    Predicting who will win the World Series is tough enough in September let alone in March before the regular season has begun. A lot of thought has to go into the predictions and, quite frankly, a lot of luck as well...

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  24. MLB Power Rankings: The Top 20 Fastball Hitters by the Numbers

    If you've read some of my other articles, you may know that I'm a big numbers guy; I love sabermetrics and I love breaking down stats to analyze players...

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  25. MLB Free Agency: 25 Players Looking to Cash in on Their Contract Year

    "Just give me 25 guys on the last year of their contracts; I’ll win a pennant every year" -Sparky Anderson A contract year seems to always bring out the best in players...

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