1. 8 Injured MLB Players Whose Returns Are Better Than Trade Deadline Deals

    Usually around June and July, MLB front offices will evaluate their team and focus on the trade deadline. They will have to make a decision about whether they are buyers or sellers at the deadline...

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  2. Baseball's 6 Hardest Throwers That Never Amounted to Anything

    When pitchers start to develop their craft, the fastball is usually the first pitch they develop. A great fastball can get a pitcher attention among the baseball world and have fans and scouts debating your bright future...

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  3. MLB Playoff Contenders That Will Be Undone by Their Weak Closers

    Even though the Major League Baseball season is only a month old, it is not too early to start looking at which teams have positioned themselves well and which teams have some work to do in order to reach the postseason...

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  4. Buffalo Bills: Offensive Line Needs to Be Main Focus Entering NFL Draft

    With the 2013 NFL draft less than a week away, the Buffalo Bills need to have their focus centered around the offensive line and adding depth to a depleted unit...

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  5. MLB Players Who Already Look Much Worse Than Last Season

    The MLB season is less than a month old but a number of players might wish it was over already because of how they have started. These five players needed a fast start more than anyone because they were coming off down seasons last year...

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  6. Buffalo Bills: How Aaron Williams Moving to Safety Affects Bills Draft Plan

    The Buffalo Bills could have tipped their hand about their plans for the upcoming NFL Draft without talking about any prospects...

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  7. Victor Martinez and MLB's Top Comeback Player of the Year Candidates in 2013

    Since 2005, MLB has awarded one player in the American League and one player in the National League the Comeback Player of the Year Award...

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  8. New York Knicks Validate Winning Streak with Win over Thunder

    On Sunday, the New York Knicks were able to extend their winning streak to 12 and, with the win in Oklahoma City, cemented themselves as the second-best team in the East behind the Heat...

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  9. 6 MLB Teams That Should Be Feeling Optimistic About 2013 World Series

    Entering this season, every team mathematically has the same chance to be named World Series champion with each team starting with a record of 0-0...

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  10. Kevin Kolb Signing Right Move for Buffalo Bills Heading into NFL Draft

    The Buffalo Bills added another player to their quarterback competition over the weekend with the signing of Kevin Kolb . Many fans will think this is the same old Bills bringing in an aging veteran who doesn't fit into their long term plans...

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  11. 4 MLB Players Who Added New Dimensions to Their Games for 2013

    A little over a week from now, teams will be starting up the 2013 season and working toward the ultimate goal: claiming the title of World Series champions...

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  12. MLB Players with Unreachable Expectations in 2013

    Expectations, like goals, can be a good thing for players as they have something to strive for over the course of a long season...

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  13. Ranking the 8 Most Gut-Wrenching Decisions Teams Must Make Before Opening Day

    As we get closer to Opening Day, teams realize they will have to make some tough decisions which could have a significant impact on their season. These decisions are not limited to just who to send down and keep on the major league roster...

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  14. MLB Players Who Improved Most over the Offseason

    Spring training is in full swing and teams are starting to get their first look at their players. During the offseason, teams generally don't have as much contact with their players as they would during the season...

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  15. Complete Houston Astros 2013 Season Preview

    The Houston Astros are a team in transition in more ways than one. They have been rebuilding now for the past couple of seasons and have finished with over 100 losses each of the past two seasons...

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  16. Previewing the 12 Must-See Events of Next Week's Spring Training Games

    Spring training is in full swing for all 30 MLB teams, and games start next week in preparation for the 2013 season. Every spring brings new beginnings and renewed hope of playing baseball next October...

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  17. Each MLB Team's Pitching Prospect Who Could Make an Immediate Impact

    In less than a week, every MLB team will have opened their spring training with pitchers and catchers reporting to camp...

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  18. Grading Every MLB Team's Young Spring Training Talent

    Spring training is just around the corner and teams are gearing up for the 2013 season. As much as fans enjoy this time of year, it is a very important time for teams to evaluate their younger talent...

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  19. Is the Cactus League or Grapefruit League the Better Spring Training Draw?

    In a few weeks, MLB organizations and players will make their annual trip to spring training in preparation for the 2013 season...

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  20. MLB's Best Penny-for-Penny Values Still Available on the Winter Markets

    Every year there are a handful of free agents who will get the majority of the attention during the winter months. So, not every team can come away with a great free agent but can still find bargains in free agency...

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  21. MLB Power Rankings: Where Does Your Team's Ace Fall Among MLB's Most Dominating?

    In Major League Baseball, every team is supposed to have an ace. If your team is in a losing streak, he's the pitcher who gets your team back on the right track. In some ways, the ace's role is similar to a quarterback's in football...

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  22. Predicting the Final 2013 MLB Standings

    With the hot stove cooling off and Michael Bourn being the only unsigned marquee free agent, the majority of the teams have started to turn their focus to the start of the season...

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  23. Michael Bourn Rumors: Every Top Suitor's Odds of Landing the Star Outfielder

    As the calendar changes from 2012 to 2013, there remains one premier free agent left in Major League Baseball, and that is outfielder Michael Bourn ...

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  24. MLB GMs Who Have Already Delivered Big Home Runs This Offseason

    Everyone knows baseball games are won on the field, but winning games is made easier if a team has a good general manager. The offseason is a busy time for front offices, as they try to construct teams that will be competitive during the coming season...

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  25. Where Does This Year's MLB Free-Agent Class Rank Against the Last 8 Classes

    Even though the season has been over for two months now, this is still an exciting time with the "Hot Stove" heating up. Following the rumors swirling around free agents and potential trades will keep fans busy during the winter months...

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