1. Fantasy Baseball 2011: Sell High or Stash? Advice on 5 June Stud Hitters

    One of the keys to winning in fantasy baseball is to catch players in the middle of a hot streak. This June, there were a number of players who crushed the playing field...

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  2. Fantasy Baseball 2011: Covering Up Holes at Every Position

    As you review your fantasy team's first half and plan your second-half playoff run, you might notice some glaring holes on your squad...

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  3. Major League Baseball: 10 Biggest Names of the Decade To Change Teams

    The likelihood that Albert Pujols, who has played his entire 10-year career in St. Louis, will be leaving the Cardinals following the 2011 is increasing daily...

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  4. Spring Training Preview: 10 Players You've Never Heard of Who Could Bust Out

    Every year there are a bunch of players who break out during spring training and blossom into special talents. It happens seemingly out of nowhere to the ordinary baseball fan...

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  5. MLB Rumors: Ranking Top 50 Potential Free Agents Following the 2011 Season

    It may seem on the early side to be evaluating the top potential free agents of next winter. But in reality, general managers already have a detailed list of players they may be interested in come December...

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  6. Boston Red Sox Shortstop Battle: An In-Depth Look

    When the Red Sox traded one of their all-time best players, Nomar Garciaparra, they entered a state of turmoil with regard to the shortstop position. The Red Sox acquired Orlando Cabrera in 2004, followed quickly by Edgar Renteria and Julio Lugo...

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  7. American League East 2011: 15 Players To Watch During Spring Training

    Spring training is a great opportunity to get a sense of how a player's offseason went, and what to expect in terms of improvement or regression...

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  8. Fantasy Baseball 2011: Is Shin-Soo Choo a Third-Rounder?

    Shin-Soo Choo is one of the most undervalued fantasy baseball players in the entire MLB. Despite a very impressive 2009 season in which Choo's batting average was .300 and he went 20/20, Choo's average draft position was a low 74...

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  9. MLB Power Rankings: The Most Underpaid Player On Each Franchise

    Often, it is not the most talented player who ends up being the most valuable player for his respective team...

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  10. Major League Baseball 2011: Constructing The Boston Red Sox Batting Order

    The Red Sox have all the pieces necessary in order to boast the league's best offense. They have the speed demons in Jacoby Ellsbury and Carl Crawford, they have the guys who seemingly always get on base in J...

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  11. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Reasons Odds of Michael Young Deal Just Went Up

    Michael Young has been the foundation of the Texas Rangers for many years. He has played his entire 11-year career with the Rangers and has been the unquestioned leader of the team during this time...

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  12. Fantasy Baseball 2011: Examining Players' Split Statistics

    One of the keys to winning your fantasy baseball league is maximizing your players' potentials by playing them only in their most ideal circumstances...

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  13. Albert Pujols: 3 Potential Landing Spots for the St. Louis Cardinals Slugger

    Albert Pujols has won the National League Most Valuable Player Award three times, the Silver Slugger Award six times and the first base Gold Glove Award twice. He has a .331 career batting average along with 408 big league home runs...

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  14. MLB Power Rankings: Do Soriano and Rivera Lead Top 10 Bullpen Duos?

    It is no secret that a team's bullpen and its closer have the potential to be the difference between a good team and a World Series contender. A perfect example is last year's Philadelphia Phillies...

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  15. Major League Baseball's 40 Most Respected Current Athletes

    How often have you turned on the television and seen another breaking news story informing the world that another athlete has been accused of taking illegal drugs? One of my all-time ...

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  16. Major League Baseball 2011: Best Players To Build a Franchise Around

    The saying goes, "There is no 'I' in team", and it is certainly true that no team can succeed relying on one superstar...

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  17. MLB Breaking News: Carl Pavano To Remain With Minnesota Twins

    It's official: Carl Pavano will remain with the Minnesota Twins for now after tonight signing a two-year contract worth $16.5 million. This move was crucial for the Twins...

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  18. Fantasy Baseball 2011: First Base Rankings Top 30 With Projections (Take 1)

    This year's crop of first basemen is very top-heavy. After the top five are off the board, there is a lack of hitters who can hit for both average and power...

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  19. MLB Predictions: 15 Players Who May Not Finish the 2011 Season With Their Team

    It happens every year. One team has unreasonably high expectations for their team, signs a couple of free agents, and when they fail to meet their goals, they become sellers at the trade deadline...

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  20. Major League Baseball 2011: Offensive Power Rankings

    As we near Spring Training, it's about time to start making predictions and forming projections for each team. While there are still many free agents on the market, a sufficient amount have been signed in order to rank each team's offense...

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  21. Major League Baseball 2011: Reaction To Joey Votto's Extension

    In a year in which nine-figure deals became unsurprising to hear in breaking news columns and contract extensions were given out like they were samples of cheese at a grocery store, ...

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  22. Major League Baseball 2011: Why The Red Sox Bullpen Will Be A Strength

    In 2010, the Red Sox missed out on the postseason in large part due to its woeful bullpen. The relievers in 2010 posted a miserable 4.24 earned run average, which was good for 23rd in the MLB...

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  23. Fantasy Baseball 2011: 3 Pitchers Whose Move Will Boost Their Value

    The team a pitcher plays for has a major role in how well the pitcher performs, especially on a fantasy baseball level...

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  24. MLB Offseason 2011: Ranking the 25 Most Significant Transactions

    The 2010-2011 MLB off season was one for the books. Whether it was news regarding Carl Crawford's free agency or whether or not Zach Greinke would be traded, there was never a dull moment this winter for baseball fans...

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  25. Ten Bold Predictions For AL East in 2011

    The American League East is arguably the strongest division in the MLB. The Red Sox and Yankees finish consistently atop the league standings, the Rays have one of the strongest farm ...

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