1. Selecting MLB's 2014 All-Prospect Team at the Quarter Pole

    As the final quarter of the 2014 Major League Baseball season approaches, it's time to take stock of the top performances to date from the best prospects in the sport down in the minors...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 38,101 reads 70 comments

  2. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Updating Top 150 Big Board, Mid-August Edition

    With the 2014 baseball season into the second half, the fantasy version of the sport still needs all kinds of attention, lest we fickle fantasy team owners get frustrated and cranky...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 3,844 reads 8 comments

  3. Does Chris Sale Truly Deserve 2014 Cy Young Shot?

    With two straight top-six finishes in American League Cy Young voting, it's hard to say Chris Sale has been overlooked and underappreciated , but it still feels like that's the case, ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 4,340 reads 8 comments

  4. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 19

    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 18,515 reads 16 comments

  5. Pablo Sandoval Catching Fire at Just the Right Time for Giants' Playoff Push

    Boy, did the San Francisco Giants need what Pablo Sandoval has been providing them lately. The veteran third baseman, who homered for a second straight night in lifting the Giants to a win on Wednesday, has been on a tear since the very end of July.

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 3,348 reads 5 comments

  6. MLB Must Change Free-Agency Rules After Kendrys Morales, Stephen Drew Flops

    Amid all of the players who changed teams leading up to last week's Major League Baseball trade deadline—and there were, like, a lot of 'em—two who aren't exactly expected ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 26,033 reads 36 comments

  7. David Price Shows Tigers His True Ace Value in Gutsy Debut vs. Yankees

    In making his Detroit Tigers debut official, David Price did his thing on Tuesday night. While he didn't pick up a win in his first start with his new club after being the key get ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 18,718 reads 48 comments

  8. Stephen Strasburg, Bryce Harper Must Match the Hype in 2014 Pennant Race

    It seems silly to claim that the Washington Nationals , despite being 60-49 and in first place in the NL East, have been a bit disappointing for a second straight season...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 2,500 reads 8 comments

  9. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 19

    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 17,918 reads 21 comments

  10. Red Sox Do Exactly What They Needed to Do to Rebuild Last-Place Team

    As the clock counted down to Major League Baseball's trade deadline at 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, no team was busier than the Boston Red Sox , no general manager more active than Ben Cherington ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 45,407 reads 56 comments

  11. Red Sox Pull off Surprising Coup in Jon Lester for Yoenis Cespedes Blockbuster

    The inevitable happened Thursday morning, as the Boston Red Sox traded left-hander Jon Lester , a free-agent-to-be who was expected to test the open market after the two sides failed for months to reach an agreement in contract-extension talks...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 29,082 reads 48 comments

  12. Orioles' Strong 2nd-Half Run Shows They're Not to Be Overlooked in the AL

    Maybe the rest of the American League East should be thankful that the Baltimore Orioles haven't traded for Jon Lester (yet?)...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 8,085 reads 11 comments

  13. Full Preview, Predictions for the 2014 MLB Trade Deadline

    With Major League Baseball's trade deadline merely hours away, the countdown has begun. Teams have until 4 p.m. ET on July 31—also known as Thursday!—to make moves...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 101,499 reads 87 comments

  14. Contenders with the Assets to Close a Deal on Red Sox's Impact Arm Jon Lester

    It's quite possible that Jon Lester already has thrown his last pitch as a member of the Boston Red Sox. At least for now...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 37,454 reads 37 comments

  15. Will Newfound MLB Parity Embolden GMs to Make Big Trade Deadline Splashes?

    Major League Baseball is rife with parity right now, and that's both a good and bad thing. On one hand, a lot more teams and fanbases have legitimate hopes and dreams of reaching October...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 8,186 reads 2 comments

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

    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 15,959 reads 7 comments

  17. 6 Biggest Takeaways from This Week's MLB Action

    The final weekend before the trade deadline is upon us, so all the rumors and speculation are dominating the discussion points across Major League Baseball at the moment...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 7,119 reads 12 comments

  18. Fantasy Baseball 2014: Week 17'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 11,540 reads 9 comments

  19. MLB Trade Rumors: Odds of Biggest Superstars on the Block Being Dealt

    Think about this for a moment: By this time next week, Major League Baseball's trade deadline will have passed. Yes, July 31 is Thursday, which means any buyer or seller better act fast...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 65,266 reads 81 comments

  20. Top MLB Prospect Call-Up Radar Report, Week 17

    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 17,048 reads 6 comments

  21. Why the Tigers Needed to Go All-in on 2014 with Joakim Soria Trade

    The Detroit Tigers completed a trade Wednesday night that, for many reasons, can be categorized simultaneously as logical and silly, vital and overkill, possibly prescient and potentially regrettable...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 29,540 reads 53 comments

  22. MLB Trade Rumors: Fact or Fiction on All the Wildest Rumors out on the Web

    With the trade deadline rapidly approaching, it's time to highlight and examine the rumors and the speculation that have been surrounding players who are on the block and could be on the move in the coming days...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 107,613 reads 119 comments

  23. Brewers' Jonathan Lucroy Proving to Be Heart of Surprising NL Central Leaders

    On Tuesday night, Jonathan Lucroy showed why he's become the heart of the Milwaukee Brewers . Even on a team that has been the biggest surprise in Major League Baseball so ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 33,078 reads 5 comments

  24. MLB Teams with Prospects to Lure Rockies into Troy Tulowitzki Blockbuster

    Imagine what would happen if the Colorado Rockies were to put Troy Tulowitzki up for sale. The chance to trade for the best shortstop and one of the very best players in all of ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 6 months ago 64,618 reads 147 comments

  25. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top-10 Pickups for Week 17

    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 18,438 reads 13 comments