1. Each MLB Team's Best Prospect Trade Chip for the Deadline

    July has begun, which means there's now less than a month until the non-waiver trade deadline. It also means there's bound to be all sorts of rumors and speculation in the coming weeks as teams become buyers and sellers on the trade market...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 194,373 reads 94 comments

  2. 10 Months of Astros' Trade Talks Reportedly Leaked Online

    If you've ever wondered about the inner workings of trade talks in an MLB front office, it's your lucky day...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 77,226 reads 60 comments

  3. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top-10 Pickups for Week 14

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions, just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 17,567 reads 7 comments

  4. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Updating the Top 150 Big Board at Midseason

    With the 2014 baseball season going full tilt, the fantasy version of the sport needs all kinds of attention. Like, every-week attention—lest we fickle fantasy team owners get frustrated and cranky, and that just isn't good for anyone...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 7,894 reads 22 comments

  5. Abreu, Cruz, Encarnacion Look Primed to Deliver Best Home Run Race in Years

    The upcoming Home Run Derby has been a popular story around Major League Baseball this week with the announcement of Jose Bautista and Troy Tulowitzki as league captains, as well ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 49,648 reads 43 comments

  6. Fantasy Baseball 2014: MLB Midseason's Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

    What good is talent to a fantasy owner who lacks timing? Fantasy baseball — just like the real thing — is a game of skill, luck and timing. That last trait, in particular, comes in handy with regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 10,325 reads 3 comments

  7. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Midseason Edition

    The 2014 season has seen a number of notable prospects receive call-ups to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come — and soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 16,676 reads 13 comments

  8. Projecting the Top 15 Potentially Available MLB Trade Targets in July

    Last year's trade deadline was more like a "dudline" (get it?). Few teams were willing to sell, and even fewer big names changed jerseys. Here's hoping there will be more action between now and July 31 this time around...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 113,429 reads 120 comments

  9. Are Justin Verlander's Days as an MLB Ace Already Over?

    About 15 months ago, the Detroit Tigers locked up Justin Verlander to a massive contract worth $180 million for seven seasons, a deal that made him the highest-paid pitcher in Major League Baseball history at the time...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 11,255 reads 31 comments

  10. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 13

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions, just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 19,571 reads 2 comments

  11. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 12's Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

    What good is talent to a fantasy owner who lacks timing? Fantasy baseball — just like the real thing — is a game of skill, luck and timing. That last trait, in particular, comes in handy with regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 12,592 reads 23 comments

  12. Yankees' Domination over Blue Jays Is Big Key in Budding AL East Race

    The outcome of Thursday night's game between the New York Yankees and Toronto Blue Jays in the Bronx turned out an awful lot like the previous 15 to take place between those two teams in that particular setting...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 5,412 reads 12 comments

  13. Making Cases for Masahiro Tanaka, Johnny Cueto to Start 2014 MLB All-Star Game

    There may still be nearly a month to go before the 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game on July 15 , but perhaps the only thing that can prevent Masahiro Tanaka and Johnny ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 10,460 reads 39 comments

  14. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 12

    The 2014 season has seen a number of notable prospects receive call-ups to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come — and soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 27,439 reads 16 comments

  15. College World Series Stock Up, Stock Down for 2014 MLB Draft Picks

    The first round of the Major League Baseball draft took place on Thursday, June 5—nearly two weeks ago. The College World Series, meanwhile, is still underway...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 14,705 reads 4 comments

  16. Dee Gordon Talks Breakout Season, Offseason Workouts and Family's MLB Legacy

    It might have taken a little longer than expected, but Dee Gordon has arrived. Once a top prospect for the Los Angeles Dodgers —son of longtime big league pitcher Tom ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 14,065 reads 8 comments

  17. Will 'Core 4' of Elite Prospects Transform Lowly Cubs into MLB Contenders?

    At 29-39 heading into Tuesday, the Chicago Cubs are on a familiar path. That is to say they're looking at their fifth consecutive losing campaign and their 106th straight season without a championship...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 18,057 reads 47 comments

  18. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 12

    A new week, another batch of waiver-wire additions, just the way you like 'em: hot and fresh out of the oven...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 19,246 reads 15 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Updating the Top 150 Big Board, Week 11

    With the 2014 baseball season going full tilt, the fantasy version of the sport needs all kinds of attention. Like, every-week attention—lest we fickle owners get frustrated and cranky, and that just isn't good for anyone...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 5,120 reads 13 comments

  20. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 11's Buy-Low, Sell-High Trade Advice

    What good is talent to a fantasy owner who lacks timing? Fantasy baseball — just like the real thing — is a game of skill, luck and timing. That last trait, in particular, comes in handy in regard to getting value in the trading game...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 15,783 reads 59 comments

  21. Mega-Prospect Kris Bryant's Huge Stats Putting Pressure on Cubs to Call Him Up

    It's hard to blame Chicago Cubs fans, really. After all, they've had to wait what is now going on 106 years for their team to win a World Series...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 18,949 reads 26 comments

  22. Josh Donaldson, Brandon Moss Have Become One of MLB's Best Hitting Duos

    Forget Mark McGwire and Jose Canseco. There's a new pair of Bash Brothers in Oakland these days. Some 25 years after those two sluggers teamed up to torture pitchers and garnered ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 2,581 reads 0 comments

  23. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 11

    The 2014 season has already seen a collection of notable prospects receive promotions to the major leagues. Undoubtedly, there are more to come. And soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 21,039 reads 6 comments

  24. Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Emerging as One of NL's Best 1st Basemen in 2014

    With the Chicago Cubs stuck in the midst of yet another losing season, it's understandable that Anthony Rizzo's performance has been overlooked this year...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 14,716 reads 78 comments

  25. Why Isn't My MLB Team's Top Prospect Getting Called Up?

    At long, long (loooong) last, super prospect Gregory Polanco of the Pittsburgh Pirates is being promoted Tuesday, as Tom Singer of MLB.com writes...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 months ago 13,001 reads 17 comments