1. B/R Fantasy Baseball 300: Ranking the Top 25 Shortstops

    With the top 150 fantasy baseball players all ordered and ranked on the initial 2015 Big Board , it's time to get into the individual position rankings. All told, there will be (count 'em) 300 players ranked ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 39,109 reads 43 comments

  2. B/R Fantasy Baseball 300: Ranking the Top 25 Second Basemen

    With the top 150 fantasy baseball players all ordered and ranked on the initial 2015 Big Board , it's time to get into the individual position rankings. All told, there will be (count 'em) 300 players ranked ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 20,196 reads 37 comments

  3. B/R Fantasy Baseball 300: Ranking the Top 25 First Basemen

    With the top 150 fantasy baseball players all ordered and ranked on the initial 2015 Big Board , it's time to get into the individual position rankings. All told, there will be (count 'em) 300 players ranked ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 18,075 reads 23 comments

  4. B/R Fantasy Baseball 300: Ranking the Top 20 Catchers

    With the top 150 fantasy baseball players all ordered and ranked on the initial 2015 Big Board , it's time to get into the individual-position rankings. All told, there will be (count them) 300 players ranked ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 23,532 reads 16 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball 2015: B/R's 1st Top 150 Big Board as Spring Approaches

    With the 2015 baseball season nearing—pitchers and catchers report next week!—the fantasy version of the sport needs all kinds of attention. Like, right now...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 29,350 reads 106 comments

  6. Former Top MLB Prospects Who Could Make or Break Their Team's 2015 Hopes

    Being a top prospect on a contending team brings with it a lot of hope and expectation. No wonder many highly regarded youngsters don't get it right the first time around...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 86,356 reads 57 comments

  7. What Is the Success Rate Reality of Big-Name International Free Agents?

    Forget the silly chatter of abolishing defensive shifts or the fact that James Shields is still a free agent . The biggest storyline in Major League Baseball right now is when and where Cuban phenom Yoan Moncada will sign...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 9,966 reads 8 comments

  8. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers 2015: 25 Names to Know

    In case you haven't yet opened your eyes to the upcoming—and fast-approaching—fantasy baseball season, it's time to stop hitting the snooze button on your internal alarm clock, wake up and start sleepering ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 34,341 reads 34 comments

  9. The Next High-Upside MLB Hitters Who Will Ascend to Superstar Status

    It ain't easy being a hitter in Major League Baseball these days. Pitching is pwning (yes, "pwning") the sport as a whole, and young arms continue to pop up all over, ready to take the next step...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 21,379 reads 72 comments

  10. Will James Shields' Sky-High Demands, Wait-It-out Strategy Pay off or Backfire?

    In less than three weeks, pitchers and catchers will begin reporting to spring training facilities across Florida and Arizona to prepare for the start of the 2015 Major League Baseball season...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 7,236 reads 20 comments

  11. Ranking MLB Offseason's Biggest Steals, Mistakes Entering February

    Don't look now, but Major League Baseball's offseason is just about finished. Sure, free agent James Shields remains, well, a free agent, and there's bound to be a trade or two involving some big-name players...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 47,316 reads 84 comments

  12. Why the Atlanta Braves Were Right to Tear Down Once-Promising Roster

    This offseason has been surprising—and perhaps somewhat painful—for the Atlanta Braves , who, as part of a somewhat unexpected rebuilding effort spearheaded by a new ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 17,978 reads 27 comments

  13. Will Yankees Resist Urge to Gut Emerging Farm for Blockbuster Trade?

    Don't look now, but the New York Yankees have behaved a little differently this winter. Actually, they've behaved exactly how they said they would...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 22,330 reads 74 comments

  14. MLB's Top 10 Can't-Miss Hitting Prospects for 2015

    Major League Baseball always is in need of good, young hitters, especially considering how much the sport has been controlled by pitching in recent years...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 23,101 reads 42 comments

  15. How Tigers Can Use $210 Million in Max Scherzer Savings to Build Future

    Now that Max Scherzer is no longer a Detroit Tiger but a Washington National with $210 million coming to him, the Tigers , in theory, have some money to burn that otherwise might have been pegged for the right-hander...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 11,014 reads 16 comments

  16. How the Cubs Should Handle the Unleashing of Uber-Prospect Kris Bryant

    The Kris Bryant era in Chicago will begin in 2015. The question is: When? Or alternatively: How soon? In the wake of the Chicago Cubs ' acquisition last week of center fielder ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 22,189 reads 65 comments

  17. Is Devin Mesoraco Poised to Become MLB's Next Great Franchise Catcher?

    The development of former first-rounder Devin Mesoraco took a little longer than the Cincinnati Reds might have expected, but their patience has paid off, as they have ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 11,367 reads 34 comments

  18. MLB's Top 10 Can't-Miss Pitching Prospects for the 2015 Season

    Major League Baseball is being dominated by pitching, and that's only going to continue, judging by the flood of elite young arms who are on the verge of reaching The Show...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 61,717 reads 73 comments

  19. The Next MLB Starting Pitchers Who Will Ascend to 'Ace' Status

    Defining an "ace" pitcher in Major League Baseball is difficult because it's subjective. What's more, just about everyone has a different opinion on how many actual "aces" there are and whether specific pitchers qualify or come up just short...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 63,532 reads 154 comments

  20. Does the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason Rank as Baseball's Wildest Ever?

    Major League Baseball's offseason has been bananas, right? Perhaps the wildest and most active in recent memory—or maybe ever. At least, that's how it feels while we're right in the middle of it...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 14,309 reads 20 comments

  21. Mets' Exciting Young Rotation Still 1 Year Away from Taking MLB by Storm

    Here's a contrarian point of view: The New York Mets should be glad the National League East-rival Washington Nationals just splurged $210 million on Max Scherzer . But we'll get to that in a bit...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 14,953 reads 47 comments

  22. Creating MLB's Perfect 25-Man Superteam

    Having gone all Dr. Frankenstein to put together the perfect hitter and perfect pitcher by taking certain attributes of various sluggers and hurlers across Major League Baseball ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 118,450 reads 366 comments

  23. 2015 Yankees Could Be Perfect Fit for 6-Man Rotation Experiment

    The six-man rotation is sort of like the Bigfoot or Loch Ness Monster of Major League Baseball. It's talked about but doesn't really exist...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 28,272 reads 45 comments

  24. Grading the Yovani Gallardo Trade Between the Milwaukee Brewers, Texas Rangers

    Following rumors surrounding an expected trade between the Milwaukee Brewers and Texas Rangers all day Monday, the two sides eventually came together to complete the deal, which ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 19,451 reads 18 comments

  25. Why Max Scherzer Will Become Even More Dominant in Return to NL

    Max Scherzer is now a Washington National, having agreed to terms on a reported seven-year contract worth at least $180 million, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 12,606 reads 36 comments