1. Updating the Latest 2014-15 MLB Free-Agency Rumors, Speculation

    In 11 days, the 2014 MLB regular season will be over, and the race to the World Series will enter the final stretch...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 4 months ago 6,713 reads 4 comments

  2. Ranking the 4 Most Likely World Series Matchups

    Ranking MLB clubs is a difficult enterprise. Ranking World Series matchups is even more so. After all, there is no telling what will happen once the bell rings and October baseball begins...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 4 months ago 16,244 reads 42 comments

  3. Early Predictions for 2014 MLB Playoff Teams, 25-Man Postseason Rosters

    With two weeks left in the 2014 MLB season, it is time to look at some early predictions for the postseason rosters of all of the clubs that will be playing baseball in October. That means that we have to go on record with our playoff picks...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 4 months ago 12,578 reads 41 comments

  4. Updating the Latest 2014-15 MLB Free-Agency Rumors, Speculation

    In just over two weeks, the 2014 MLB regular season will be over, and in its stead, postseason baseball will be upon the land. Magic in October. Let’s not forget, however, that MLB free agency will be upon us shortly thereafter...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 25,721 reads 52 comments

  5. Ranking Each 2014 MLB Contender's Rotation, Lineup

    With just over two weeks remaining in the MLB season, the list of teams in contention for a spot in the postseason has sufficiently solidified. That means that we can begin the process of ranking their lineups and starting rotations...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 10,923 reads 70 comments

  6. Ideal MLB Playoff Scenarios We Would Most Like to See

    With the MLB playoffs fast approaching, it is time to take a glimpse into some ideal scenarios that set up well as part of the larger conversation...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 21,757 reads 80 comments

  7. Biggest MLB Duds of Week 23, Position by Position

    This past week, MLB produced its share of memorable moments, including an Adam Dunn homer in his first at-bat as a member of the Oakland A’s and the combined no-hitter by the Philadelphia Phillies against the Atlanta Braves...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 5,009 reads 1 comments

  8. Updating the Latest 2014-2015 MLB Free Agency Rumors, Speculation

    Before we know it, MLB free agency will be upon us. In fact, the rumors and speculation have been in full swing for some time...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 29,873 reads 70 comments

  9. Every MLB Team's Most Intriguing Storyline Down the Stretch

    With just under four weeks remaining in the 2014 MLB season, intriguing storylines are everywhere. From playoff races and injuries to September call-ups and awards races, there is something to be taken away from each club...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 10,293 reads 17 comments

  10. 2014 MLB Waiver Trade Deadline: Grades for Notable Trades and Claims

    As the 2014 MLB August waiver trade deadline approached, there were several teams that had large holes to fill but had been unable to strike the deal or make the claim that netted them the player they needed...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 24,738 reads 3 comments

  11. The 10 Biggest Takeaways from August's MLB Action

    There are usually plenty of MLB takeaways in the month of August. After all, it is the month when division and wild-card contenders begin pulling away from the pack and each general manager finalizes plans for the postseason roster...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 24,607 reads 64 comments

  12. MLB Rumors: Analyzing All the Latest Whispers, News and Speculation

    Thanks to the endless stream of MLB whispers, news and speculation, it is a fine time to be a fan of the game...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 12,878 reads 13 comments

  13. 2014 MLB Award Race Odds Updates with 4 Weeks to Go

    September is almost here, meaning that a look at some updated odds for the 2014 MLB awards race is in order. True, this is a non-scientific undertaking. We are simply not in the practice of setting professional odds...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 70,214 reads 180 comments

  14. MLB Trade Ideas Based on the Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

    This will be the last installation of MLB trade ideas based on the latest news, rumors and speculation before the deadline passes on Sunday, whereby players who are acquired are eligible to participate in postseason play...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 31,610 reads 23 comments

  15. MLB Records That Could Fall During the Rest of the 2014 Season

    With just over three quarters of the MLB season complete, it is a good time to take a look at some records that are on the verge of being broken during the rest of the 2014 campaign...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 1,558 reads 7 comments

  16. MLB Rumors: Analyzing All the Latest Whispers, News and Speculation

    The whispers, news and speculation never cease around MLB . From offseason rumblings to the intrigue of position battles during spring training and the flurry of speculation in ...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 10,421 reads 11 comments

  17. MLB Trade Ideas Based on the Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

    As the end of August approaches, clubs looking to bolster their MLB rosters in advance of a playoff run will need to pull off waiver trades in the next 11 days if they want the new addition to be eligible for postseason play...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 42,370 reads 18 comments

  18. Picking MLB's Biggest Duds of the Week, Position by Position

    This past week, MLB has had its share of magical moments, including a delay in a game between the Detroit Tigers and the Pittsburgh Pirates on account of birds ...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 27,897 reads 15 comments

  19. Odds of Each Big MLB Name That Cleared Waivers Being Traded

    The July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline is in the past, meaning that clubs can only improve their rosters through an August waiver trade . That severely limits the options on both sides of the equation...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 5 months ago 135,578 reads 68 comments

  20. MLB Trade Ideas Based on the Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

    The July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline was almost two weeks ago, but that doesn't mean there aren’t still plenty of rumors and ample speculation regarding possible trade scenarios...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 6 months ago 34,126 reads 46 comments

  21. Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 20

    Nowadays, MLB front offices are only concerned about reaching the playoffs or setting their clubs up for success in 2015 and beyond. Fantasy baseball owners, on the other hand, only care about who’s available in Week 20 that will help them win...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 6 months ago 11,577 reads 3 comments

  22. 5 Wild-Card Contenders No Team Wants to Face in a 1-Game Playoff

    The 2014 MLB season keeps trucking along. Just over a week removed from the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline and the corresponding intrigue, a new set of storylines has emerged...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 6 months ago 31,969 reads 61 comments

  23. Breaking Down MLB's Biggest Pennant Race X-Factors, Storylines

    The 2014 MLB season has given us plenty of interesting storylines. Chicago White Sox rookie Jose Abreu is filling up the stat sheet on a nightly basis...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 6 months ago 11,263 reads 46 comments

  24. 1 Player Guaranteed to Be Gone from Each MLB Team in 2015

    With the July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline in the rear-view mirror, most teams have begun the preparations for next season...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 6 months ago 82,711 reads 76 comments

  25. MLB Trade Ideas Based on the Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

    The July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline began with a bang and ended with an explosion. That is the only way to sum up the excitement that started with the Oakland A’s ...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 6 months ago 37,118 reads 50 comments