1. MLB Trade Targets Stock Watch: Which Available Players Are Rising and Falling

    With just about two weeks until Major League Baseball's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, how a player is performing can make a big difference not only in whether he winds up getting swapped but also what the return for his services is...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 49,408 reads 15 comments

  2. Will Miguel Cabrera, Justin Verlander Break Down in Crucial Home Stretch?

    The All-Star break is supposed to be just that—a break. From all of the pressures and problems that come with the marathon Major League Baseball season...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 8,151 reads 26 comments

  3. 2014 MLB All-Star Game: Full Midsummer Classic Preview and Predictions

    The 2014 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is here. With the fun Futures Game and endless Home Run Derby (and even that random celebrity/legends softball thing) now completed, the Midsummer Classic begins Tuesday night on Fox at 8 p...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 38,085 reads 57 comments

  4. New Home Run Derby Format Could Lead to Epic Contest Dud

    While it's a widely accepted fact that chicks dig the long ball , they're not the only ones. Just about everybody loves to watch big leaguers swing for the fences, which is what ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 21,948 reads 16 comments

  5. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 All-Star Break Pickups for Second Half

    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 5 months ago 19,301 reads 17 comments

  6. Is Tim Lincecum's Recent Hot Stretch a Career Revival or Mirage?

    Tim Lincecum did it again. The San Francisco Giants right-hander won his fourth straight start by holding the National League West rival Arizona Diamondbacks scoreless over seven innings at AT&T Park on Friday night...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 15,581 reads 126 comments

  7. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 15'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 5 months ago 10,426 reads 13 comments

  8. Yadier Molina, Brandon Phillips Injuries Totally Shake Up NL Playoff Picture

    The National League Central is shaping up to once again be the most competitive division in Major League Baseball, as four of the five clubs are over .500 and fighting for playoff berths...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 5,610 reads 6 comments

  9. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 15

    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. Highly regarded youngsters like George Springer, C...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 13,020 reads 5 comments

  10. Bleacher Report's Updated 2014 MLB Awards Entering the All-Star Break

    Believe it or not, the first half of the 2014 Major League Baseball season is already over. At least, that's one way to look at it...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 51,503 reads 261 comments

  11. MLB Prospects Update: Hottest, Coldest Pitchers at Every Minor League Level

    Few things thrill fans like watching a homegrown talent toe the rubber for their favorite big league club and shut down the opposition...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 6,487 reads 7 comments

  12. Home Run Derby 2014 Contestants: Grading Troy Tulowitzki, Jose Bautista's Picks

    With the 2014 Home Run Derby coming Monday, July 14 —that's less than a week away!—and most of the players participating having just been picked, it's time to evaluate ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 51,050 reads 113 comments

  13. Aiken, Correa, Appel Trio Showing the Dangers of Building Through MLB Draft

    The past few weeks have been challenging for the Houston Astros, and that's being kind. At 37-54, not only is the big league club once again sporting the worst record in all of ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 5 months ago 39,145 reads 62 comments

  14. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top-10 Pickups for Week 15

    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 5 months ago 20,083 reads 35 comments

  15. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 14'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 10,287 reads 17 comments

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

    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 20,660 reads 16 comments

  17. 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 194,365 reads 94 comments

  18. 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

  19. 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 17,566 reads 7 comments

  20. 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 7,892 reads 22 comments

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. 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 16,675 reads 13 comments

  24. 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 113,427 reads 120 comments

  25. 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 11,246 reads 31 comments