1. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Hottest Updates on Josh Johnson and the Pitching Market

    The trade deadline is finally upon us and the pitching-market rumor mill is beginning to overflow. Some of the biggest names originally made available are off the table, with the ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 7,148 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB Trade Rumors: 9 Potential Deals That Would Be Lose-Lose for Both Teams

    With the trade deadline less than a week away, rumors have begun to overwhelm the baseball world with potential deals that would affect numerous teams...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 12,749 reads 12 comments

  3. MLB Trade Rumors: Justin Upton and 5 Under-25 Superstars Who Could Change Teams

    There are just two weeks until the trade deadline hits and the whispers about superstars who could change teams are getting louder and louder...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 3,044 reads 15 comments

  4. Amazing MLB Records That Could Be Broken This Year

    Every year in baseball there are some amazing stories that take place and records that fall. This year is no different...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 6,984 reads 36 comments

  5. MLB Trade Rumors: Re-Ranking Top 10 Impact Arms on the Market

    As we near the July 31 MLB trade deadline, there are pitchers on the market who are going to have a tremendous impact on the playoff races this season...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 12,541 reads 37 comments

  6. MLB Draft 2012: Each Team's Top Unsigned Pick

    The deadline to sign players selected in the 2012 MLB draft is 5 p.m. on July 13, and this season there is a new twist to the signing system . Each MLB team is allotted the same budget for the first 10 rounds of the draft...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 5,649 reads 5 comments

  7. 10 MLB Players Not on 25-Man Rosters Who Will Be Huge Second-Half Sparks

    One of the most exciting things about baseball is that players such as Bryce Harper and Mike Trout can start the season off the 25-man roster, yet still provide huge sparks to their teams...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 5,497 reads 9 comments

  8. MLB Free Agency: Jose Valverde, Kevin Youkilis and 5 Contract-Year Disasters

    Whenever an athlete is playing on the last year of his or her contract, it is crucial to have a good season in order to parlay that success into a long-term deal...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 years ago 20,030 reads 28 comments

  9. MLB Trade Scenarios: Justin Morneau and Every Team's Top Available Hitter

    One of the greatest things about the trade deadline in baseball is that fans of every team have something to watch for no matter where their team sits in the standings...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 3,777 reads 16 comments

  10. MLB Trade News: 10 Hottest Players on the Block at Trade Deadline

    The MLB trade deadline is fast approaching, and as teams establish themselves as contenders or pretenders, many players begin to emerge as trade candidates...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 15,519 reads 8 comments

  11. Ranking the 10 Biggest Overachievers in Baseball

    According to Merriam-Webster.com, the definition of an overachiever is "one who achieves success over and above the standard or expected level." In creating this list, I compiled MLB players that have outperformed a variety of expectations...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 637 reads 0 comments

  12. Aroldis Chapman and 10 Dynamic MLB Arms Being Underutilized on Their Teams

    This was a very fun list to compile because while many of these pitchers are not well-known on a "pure stuff" level, they rank among the best in baseball. Unfortunately for these pitchers and their respective teams, they are not being utilized properly..

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 2,560 reads 2 comments

  13. Mariano Rivera: 10 Greatest Moments of Yankees Closer's Career

    The legend that is Mariano Rivera was born and raised in the postseason and the 10 greatest moments of his career speak to his incredible dominance in that...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 2,708 reads 3 comments

  14. Darvish, Harper, Yanks Among 10 Exciting Things to Watch This Weekend in MLB

    It is still early in the baseball season, but there are plenty of exciting things that are happening this season that will impact October. First off, the Mariano injury...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 1,706 reads 4 comments

  15. MLB Trade Rumors: Each Team's Worthless Trade Bait No One Else Wants

    Every MLB team has players on their team that nobody else would want. Whether it is due to sub-par performance, a contract that was signed for way too much money or both (Carl Crawford ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 31,487 reads 87 comments

  16. MLB Free Agency 2013: 20 Best Pitchers Set to Hit the Market Next Winter

    Coming off a 2012 offseason where the starting pitching market was rather weak, the 2013 class looks strong at the top and should have some quality depth as well...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 19,269 reads 4 comments

  17. MLB Power Rankings: Re-Ranking All 30 Teams' Rotations Heading into May

    Heading into the second month of the season, it is time to look back and revise the original rankings for every MLB team's starting rotations...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 19,116 reads 96 comments

  18. MLB Power Rankings: Breaking Down Baseball's Best Mascots

    In order to rank the mascots in baseball, I am going to score them on three 10-point scales: 1) Is the name good / How do they relate to baseball? 2) How do they relate to their ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 8,526 reads 12 comments

  19. 10 MLB Players Who Need to Come Up Big This Weekend to Keep Their Jobs

    Now that we are just about a month into the season, we have officially reached the point where jobs are on the line if players do not improve their performance...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 1,085 reads 2 comments

  20. 15 of the Unluckiest Moments in MLB History

    Some of the unlucky moments on this list are funny and light-hearted, but as you get to the end of the list, the instances get more serious...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 1,064 reads 4 comments

  21. MLB Trade Scenarios: One Salary Dump Each Non-Contender Should Consider

    With the addition of the second Wild Card this season, every MLB team has yet another reason to consider itself a contender. Especially after last season, when both the St...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 245 reads 3 comments

  22. MLB Trade Speculation: 10 Struggling Prospects Playing Their Way onto the Block

    One of the toughest parts of being an MLB general manager is judging which struggling prospects you want to trade before their value is all gone, versus other prospects you think can bounce back...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 7,588 reads 8 comments

  23. MLB Trade Speculation: Quick Fixes for All 30 MLB Teams

    Three weeks into the season, injuries start to pile up and weaknesses arrive that need to be fixed. Some teams have glaring holes as they make changes with hope for the future, ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 3,243 reads 11 comments

  24. Bobby Valentine: Should He Be Fired If Yankees Sweep Red Sox This Weekend?

    For most teams, a three-game series in April is just that, a three-game series. Nothing to get that excited about, even if it is against your biggest rival, because regardless of what happens there will still be 140 more games to play...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 4,633 reads 40 comments

  25. Every MLB Team's Worst-Case Injury Scenario

    The worst possible scenario for a general manager to go through during the season is when one of their best players comes down with a serious injury. Over the course of a 162-game season, every team is going to have their fair share of injuries...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about over 3 years ago 25,414 reads 18 comments