1. All 30 MLB Teams' Worst-Case Injury Scenario

    Be forewarned, friends, as what you'll see on the pages that follow is not for the feint of heart. It doesn't matter how talented a player may be, how much money he may make or how ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 1,860 reads 4 comments

  2. Sophomore Slump Watch for All of Last Year's Rookie of the Year Vote-Getters

    The "sophomore slump" really does exist. Just ask Atlanta's Jason Heyward, Detroit's Austin Jackson or Ivan Nova of the New York Yankees — three of the more recent examples ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 10,384 reads 5 comments

  3. MLB Stars Most Likely to Be Traded in 2013

    From MVP candidates (Justin Upton) to Cy Young Award winners (R.A. Dickey) and perennial All-Stars (Jose Reyes), the last six months have seen big names—and big salaries—change hands throughout MLB ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 35,217 reads 18 comments

  4. 5 Dream Scenarios Already Becoming Reality for MLB Teams in 2013

    Dreams and baseball go hand-in-hand. As kids, most of us dreamed of playing for our favorite teams growing up, spending hours in the backyard pretending to be wearing that uniform as we stepped to the plate or toed the rubber with the game on the line..

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 8,671 reads 2 comments

  5. Early Winners, Losers of MLB's Biggest Offseason Trades

    If we were to only look at a team's record and place in the standings, picking the winners and losers of the biggest trades made this past offseason in baseball would be simple...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 18,589 reads 27 comments

  6. 1 Offseason Acquisition For Each MLB Team That's Already Paying Off

    At it's core, adding players to a team's roster in the offseason is nothing more than high-stakes gambling...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 5,862 reads 8 comments

  7. Ranking the Top 25 Baseball Movies of All Time

    With the recent theatrical release of 42 , which tells the story of the iconic Jackie Robinson and is a must-see for baseball and non-baseball fans alike, there's no better time to take a look at the greatest baseball movies ever put to film...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 41,157 reads 41 comments

  8. Is Carlos Quentin a Coward for Dropping Appeal and Avoiding Dodgers' Rematch?

    San Diego's Carlos Quentin isn't a coward for dropping his appeal of the eight-game suspension he faced for his part in a bench-clearing brawl against the Los Angeles Dodgers, but I can understand why you'd call him one...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 969 reads 8 comments

  9. MLB's All-Over-the-Hill Team for 2013

    Mike Trout can't outrun him. Giancarlo Stanton can't hit enough home runs to drive him from the game. Father Time is always hanging around the ballpark, and sooner or later, he shows ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 3,264 reads 8 comments

  10. Biggest Surprises from Early in the MLB Season

    If we've learned anything over the first two weeks of MLB 's regular season, it's this: Being the best team or player on paper means absolutely nothing...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 156 reads 63 comments

  11. 15 Slumping MLB Players Who Most Desperately Need Instant Turnarounds

    Baseball fans, be on the lookout for tired cliches being thrown around when it comes to any of the players on this list...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 7,340 reads 15 comments

  12. 10 Ridiculous MLB Stat Projections After the Season's First Week

    If baseball were a video game that you could set to the easiest of skill levels, unbelievable statistics would become commonplace...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 6,378 reads 14 comments

  13. Winners and Losers of a MLB Team's Would-Be Return to Montreal

    It's been nearly a decade since a regular season MLB game has been played in Montreal, but baseball fans in Canada's second-largest city may not have to wait another decade to see America's pastime return...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 3,690 reads 8 comments

  14. Each MLB Team's Most Shocking Storyline of Week 1

    From near-perfect games to batters going deep multiple times in a single game; from shutouts that were seemingly over early to high-scoring, extra-inning affairs, the opening week of MLB 's regular season has had something for everyone...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 52,488 reads 66 comments

  15. Ranking the Strangest Batting Stances in MLB

    Growing up, we all pretended that we were our favorite baseball player when we stepped up to the plate. It could have been in your driveway playing wiffleball, the backyard hitting ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 11,795 reads 23 comments

  16. The Top 10 Most Exciting Teams in MLB

    As Diff'rent Strokes taught us, the world doesn't move to the beat of just one drum. What might be right for you may not be right for some. Baseball's no different...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 8,533 reads 40 comments

  17. Every MLB Team's Achilles' Heel That Could Derail Their 2013 Season

    Call it a weakness, call it a fatal flaw, call it what you will—but nearly every MLB team enters 2013 with an Achilles' heel...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 7,580 reads 24 comments

  18. Biggest Winners and Losers of MLB Opening Day 2013

    It's the most wonderful time of the year, as Opening Day for the 2013 MLB season has arrived. And with it came everything that makes baseball great...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 64,157 reads 92 comments

  19. Ranking the Top Cy Young Candidates on MLB Opening Day 2013

    Pitchers are like general managers, peanut vendors and clubhouse attendants. Every team has them, yet some are far more successful (and entertaining) than others...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 5,953 reads 35 comments

  20. Buying or Selling 10 MLB Names Who Surprised at Spring Training

    At one point or another, we've all fallen for it. More often than not, spring training statistics are not an indicator that regular-season success lies around the corner...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 3,855 reads 12 comments

  21. Things Each MLB Fanbase Is Most Excited About on Opening Day

    For the first time in months, we can finally change our answer to one of the most annoying questions in the history of mankind: "Are we there yet?" Instead of threatening to turn ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 1,216 reads 4 comments

  22. Grading Every Team's Spring Training Performance

    As teams get ready to graduate their 25-man rosters from spring camp to the regular season, what better time to take a look at how each team has fared this spring—and what lies ahead? I can't think of one...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 148 reads 9 comments

  23. Predictions for Every MLB Team in April

    You can't slow it down, much less stop it from arriving. No matter how much you fight it, " It's Goin ' Down " in less than a week...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 5,167 reads 16 comments

  24. Winners and Losers of Kyle Lohse Signing with the Milwaukee Brewers

    With Opening Day only a week away, the Milwaukee Brewers made a strong move to solidify their starting rotation—and have replaced the void left when they traded Zack Greinke ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 306 reads 25 comments

  25. Winners and Losers of Vernon Wells to New York Yankees Trade

    It was just last month that I looked at why a trade for Los Angeles Angels outfielder Vernon Wells or former Yankee and current Chicago Cub Alfonso Soriano was a bad idea for the New York Yankees...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 years ago 37,192 reads 74 comments