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Updated Premium Article Overthinking It: Pujols Rewrites the Script

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Instead of limping into the 500-homer club, Albert Pujols went in leading the league. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: Historic Tuesday

by Daniel Rathman

Albert Pujols hits a big homer, Jose Fernandez and Alex Wood duel, plus more Tuesday action and Wednesday's What to Watch. . . . more | 0 comments

Painting the Black: Some Things Brewing

by R.J. Anderson

Milwaukee is the surprise of the spring. A look at what has made them interesting. . . . more | 0 comments

Moonshot: What PITCHf/x Can Tell Us About Batters

by Robert Arthur

What can we learn about batter tendencies by studying the pitch types they see? . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Tuesday, April 22

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco and Reds righty Ben Lively. . . . more | 5 unread comments

Fantasy Article Deep Impact: Week Three

by Ben Carsley

A look at the waiver-wire pickups you might want to consider in deep leagues. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: The Benefits of Early-Season Trade Talk

by Jeff Quinton

In part one in a three-part series on negotiation, Jeff advises getting a headstart on discussions with your league-mates. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Tuesday, April 22

Premium Article Notes from the Field: Sally, Florida State, and Southern League Notes

by Jeff Moore and Ethan Purser

First-hand takes on prospects from five teams, including the Pirates' Josh Bell. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: No Sale

by Daniel Rathman

White Sox ace Chris Sale deals with injury issues, plus the action from Monday and what to watch today. . . . more | 0 comments

Baseball Therapy: The Houdini Hangover Effect

by Russell A. Carleton

If a reliever gets out of a big jam, is it safe to bring him back out? . . . more | 5 unread comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Monday, April 21

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including the Rangers' Kellin Deglan and Luke Jackson. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article The Call-Up: Luis Sardinas

by Jason Parks and Craig Goldstein

With their roster low on left-side infielders, the Rangers turn to a top 101 prospect for help. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Fantasy Article Dynasty Dynamics: AL Central U25 Lists

by Ben Carsley and Craig Goldstein

Chris Sale, Byron Buxton, and Eric Hosmer lead the way, but Ben and Craig diverge after the top three. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Fantasy Article The Stash List: Second Edition

by Bret Sayre

Javier Baez retains the top spot, but there's a new hot prospect ranked second. . . . more | 13 unread comments

Fantasy Article Closer to Me: Week Four

by Mauricio Rubio

Updates on all of the notable ninth-inning situations around the league. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Daily League Strategy: Riding Tigers

by Paul Sporer

Paul's suggested lineup for today, plus a few big-name bats to keep an eye on going forward. . . . more | 0 comments

Monday, April 21

Premium Article Monday Morning Ten Pack: April 21, 2014

by BP Prospect Staff

Guerrero nephew of Guerrero, Tyrone Taylor, Kris Bryant, and more. . . . more | 9 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Escape From New York, Starring Ike Davis

by R.J. Anderson and Bret Sayre

Ike Davis hightails it for Pittsburgh, and a bunch of other teams make other moves. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Weekend Games of April 18-20

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out during the past three days, including Alex Meyer, Jonathan Singleton, Austin Hedges, and more. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: Weekend Wrap-Up, 4/21

by Nick Bacarella, Morris Greenberg and Chris Mosch

Tyson Ross baffles the Giants, the benches clear at PNC Park, plus other recaps from the weekend and previews of today's action. . . . more | 11 unread comments

The Week In Quotes: April 14-20

by Nick Bacarella, Morris Greenberg and Nick Wheatley-Schaller

Running through the notable quotes from the week that was. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Fantasy Article Interleague Report: Week Four

by Jeff Quinton

A look at this week's AL-at-NL and NL-at-AL matchups, and how they might affect teams' lineups. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Why 70/30?

by Mike Gianella

Mike examines the reasoning behind the popular auction spending split. . . . more | 27 unread comments

Daily League Strategy: Stars-and-Scrubs

by Craig Goldstein

Craig goes with a couple of studs at the plate and picks three starters for today's suggested lineup. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Friday, April 18

Premium Article Skewed Left: How Service Time Dictates Top Prospect Promotions

by Zachary Levine

And why the Astros would have been silly to promote George Springer sooner. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Baseball Prospectus News: New Stat Reports and Site Upgrades

by Rob McQuown

PECOTA appears at MLB.com, and BP publishes new stat reports and updates to PITCHf/x products and player cards. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Premium Article Raising Aces: Masahiro Tanaka, the Debut Ante

by Doug Thorburn

The Yankees' new starter appears to have the most important attribute of them all: the ability to make adjustment. . . . more | 5 unread comments