1. 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 10 months ago 24,616 reads 64 comments

  2. 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 10 months ago 12,882 reads 13 comments

  3. 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 10 months ago 70,220 reads 179 comments

  4. 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 10 months ago 31,616 reads 23 comments

  5. 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 10 months ago 1,580 reads 7 comments

  6. 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 10 months ago 10,424 reads 11 comments

  7. 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 11 months ago 42,415 reads 18 comments

  8. 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 11 months ago 27,931 reads 15 comments

  9. 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 11 months ago 135,590 reads 68 comments

  10. 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 11 months ago 34,132 reads 46 comments

  11. 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 11 months ago 11,622 reads 3 comments

  12. 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 11 months ago 31,981 reads 61 comments

  13. 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 11 months ago 11,267 reads 46 comments

  14. 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 11 months ago 82,761 reads 76 comments

  15. 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 11 months ago 37,122 reads 50 comments

  16. Big-Name MLB Waiver Trade Targets Who Could Still Move by August 31

    If you happened to follow the action of the MLB July 31 non-waiver trade deadline in real time Thursday, there is no doubt that when 4 p.m. ET hit, you weren't sure what had just happened...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 11 months ago 81,277 reads 117 comments

  17. 6 Surprises We Could See on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline Day

    If you’ve been following the news surrounding the MLB July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, there is no doubt some confusion. There are so many rumors going around that making any sense out of the madness is an effort in futility...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 11 months ago 31,177 reads 25 comments

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

    Just over two days remain until the July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline. In other words, information and innuendo are going to start flying at a rapid rate across various information channels...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 11 months ago 19,487 reads 29 comments

  19. Ranking the Top Players Available at the MLB Trade Deadline

    The July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline will officially be upon us Thursday at 4 p.m. ET. That gives contending teams looking to upgrade their roster three days, give or take, to acquire someone to put their club over the top...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 11 months ago 68,859 reads 65 comments

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

    It’s go time, people. Only seven days remain until MLB 's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, and the speculation regarding the fates of several prominent players is reaching a crescendo...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 11 months ago 38,726 reads 11 comments

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

    Nine days until the July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline. That means that Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. has approximately 216 hours to decide if he wants to cash in several large trade chips...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 11 months ago 23,987 reads 47 comments

  22. MLB Trade Rumors: Updating All the Biggest News A Week Before the Deadline

    The MLB July 31 non-waiver trade deadline will be here in no time. And with the date drawing closer, the rumors surrounding players that are known to be available and those who may be on the trade block for the right price are beginning to fly...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 12 months ago 85,488 reads 58 comments

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

    Two weeks remain until MLB 's July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, and things are starting to pick up. After all, general managers across the league must now make the final determination ...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 12 months ago 18,280 reads 6 comments

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

    With the All-Star festivities upon us, general managers across this grand game are finalizing their action plans in advance of the July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 12 months ago 37,624 reads 50 comments

  25. 2014 MLB Home Run Derby Preview: Final Predictions, Odds for All Contestants

    Headlined by Yasiel Puig, Yoenis Cespedes, Jose Bautista and Troy Tulowitzki, the 2014 MLB Home Run Derby promises to be an entertaining affair...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 12 months ago 76,066 reads 89 comments