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0 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Miller Park - August 27, 2016 by Baseball Prospectus
4 The 2014 Re-Draft by Baseball Prospectus
4 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Citi Field - July 9, 2016 by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Turner Field - July 16, 2016 by Baseball Prospectus
0 The BP Wayback Machine: Now There Are Zero LaRoches in the Clubhouse by Baseball Prospectus
5 The BP Wayback Machine: A Penny, Now, Lost by Baseball Prospectus
4 Fantasy Freestyle: The BP Local Fantasy Baseball Guide by Baseball Prospectus
3 The BP Wayback Machine: Free Willie by Baseball Prospectus
13 The Lineup Card: 19 Players We Can't Believe Are Still Active by Baseball Prospectus
5 The Lineup Card: Our Favorite PECOTA Projections by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Unfiltered: Greg Spira Baseball Research Award Open for Nominations by Baseball Prospectus
1 BP Announcements: Meg Rowley on Cespedes Family BBQ (Barbecast podcast) by Baseball Prospectus and Meg Rowley
0 BP Announcements: Ryan Davis on Wrigleyville Nation (podcast) by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: Sam Miller on Hang Up and Listen (podcast) by Baseball Prospectus and Sam Miller
0 BP Announcements: Sahadev Sharma on TV this Friday by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Job Postings: Kansas City Royals Baseball Analytics Internship by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Job Postings: Chicago Cubs Job Opening by Baseball Prospectus
1 The BP Wayback Machine: So Long, Spider-Man by Baseball Prospectus
1 The BP Wayback Machine: Goodbye, Dan Haren by Baseball Prospectus
1 The BP Wayback Machine: Peace, Barry by Baseball Prospectus
2 The BP Wayback Machine: A Tip of the Cap to Aramis by Baseball Prospectus
2 The BP Wayback Machine: The Ups and Downs of A.J. Burnett by Baseball Prospectus
0 The BP Wayback Machine: So Long, Bulldog by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Seeks Social Media Interns by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Unfiltered: The 2015 Trade Deadline Transaction Analysis Thread by Baseball Prospectus
26 The Trade Game by Baseball Prospectus
28 The Lineup Card: Our Closer Entrance Songs by Baseball Prospectus
45 The Trade Game by Baseball Prospectus
5 What Scouts Are Saying: July 1, 2015 by Baseball Prospectus
4 What Scouts Are Saying: June 25, 2015 by Baseball Prospectus
14 The 2014 Redraft by Baseball Prospectus
13 The Lineup Card: 12 Times We Almost Caught That Foul Ball by Baseball Prospectus
7 The Lineup Card: Seven Memories of Randy Johnson's Hall of Fame Career by Baseball Prospectus
5 The Lineup Card: Eight Memorable Not Streaks by Baseball Prospectus
24 The Lineup Card: Eight Things We Learned in April by Baseball Prospectus
3 The Lineup Card: Memories of Craig Biggio's Hall of Fame Career by Baseball Prospectus
11 The Lineup Card: Nine Hyped Prospect First Weeks by Baseball Prospectus
13 The Lineup Card: Nine of Our Favorite #weirdbaseball Games by Baseball Prospectus
6 The Lineup Card: Eight Breakout Candidates for 2015 by Baseball Prospectus
16 Pre-Season Predictions by Baseball Prospectus
10 The Lineup Card: Eight Spring Training Lines of Interest by Baseball Prospectus
11 The Lineup Card: Seven Tips for Spring Training by Baseball Prospectus
27 BP Announcements: Save Money On Your MLB.TV Subscription by Baseball Prospectus
16 The Lineup Card: Nine Games We're Most Looking Forward to in 2015 by Baseball Prospectus
15 The Lineup Card: Nine Ways to Improve Your Fantasy League by Baseball Prospectus
20 The Lineup Card: Nine Spring Training Job Battles to Watch by Baseball Prospectus
31 The Lineup Card: Commissioner for a Day by Baseball Prospectus
1 The BP Wayback Machine: Remembering Jason Giambi's Career by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: Deadline Extended for Greg Spira Award Nominations by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: 10th Annual Sutton's Strokes for Little Folks Golf Tournament by Baseball Prospectus
December 15, 2015 12:52 pm
BP Wrigleyville's Ryan Davis on Wrigleyville Nation (podcast)
December 15, 2015 9:50 am
Sam Miller utters many insightful and brilliant words about baseball. Sam starts at the 25:17 mark. Read the full article...
December 3, 2015 10:47 am
Friday, December 4, 5pm to 6pm CST, CSN Chicago's Sports Talk Live
Friday, December 4th, 5 pm to 6 pm CST, BP's own
Sahadev Sharma will appear on CSN Chicago's Sports Talk Live to talk Cubs, White Sox, and Winter Meetings! Read the full article...
November 19, 2015 1:05 pm
The Kansas City Royals are looking to add a creative and hard-working Intern to the Baseball Analytics Department. The Intern will work closely with Baseball Analytics to conduct research and develop tools for use by all areas of Baseball Operations (Amateur/Pro Scouting, Advance Scouting, and Player Development). The position will run from February 2016 through the end of the 2016 MLB baseball season.
November 18, 2015 10:03 am
The Chicago Cubs are seeking an Analyst for the team's Baseball Research and Development group. The role will focus primarily on using an analytical approach for the evaluation and projection of pitcher performance. The analyst will work closely with the R&D team to develop methods to improve the effective understanding and application of in-game pitch data throughout Baseball Operations. After 19 seasons in the majors, Torii Hunter calls it a career.
With a career that ended in the same place it began, would certainly wear a Twins cap into the Hall of Fame, if he would have just been a little better during his major league tenure. In honor of his retirement, and to look back at his long, successful career, let's relive the 19 years of BP Annual comments about him, as he grew from toolsy prospect who might put it together to that guy who made that catch in the Torii Hunter All-Star Game that one time (among other things). Read the full article... The 35-year-old right-hander calls it a career after over 150 wins and 2,000 strikeouts.
When the Cubs lost to in the National League Championship Series, it was not just their season that came to an end, but the career of as well. In honor of his retirement, and to look back at his long, successful career, let's review 12 years of BP Annual comments about him, as he developed from centerpiece of the Dan Haren trade to one of the most underappreciated starters in baseball. Mark Mulder Read the full article... The enigmatic left-hander has thrown that beautiful curve for the last time.
On Monday, announced that he would be the last of the Big Three to go quietly into that good night. In honor of his retirement, and to look back at his long, memorable career, let's review 15 years of BP Annual comments about him, as he transitioned from Barry Zito Award winner on the east side of the bay, to an unmovable contract on the west side. Cy Young Read the full article... The career of Aramis Ramirez, as told through BP writers past and present.
As the season comes to an end, so too does 's career. In honor of his retirement, and to look back at his long, successful career, let's review 19 years of BP Annual comments about him, as he grew into one of the most consistent hitters of this generation. Aramis Ramirez Read the full article... The career of A.J. Burnett, as told through the writers of BP past and present.
With the Pirates heading home at the hands of the Cubs, one of the most enigmatic pitchers we've seen over the last two decades will go out into that good night. In honor of his retirement, and to look back at his long, successful career, let's review 17 years of BP Annual comments about him, as he grew from the pitcher who couldn't quite live up to his immense potential into a veteran leader on one of the league's best pitching staffs. Read the full article... The career of Tim Hudson, as told through the writers of BP past and present.
With a career that outlasted (in quality, if not quantity) the other members of Oakland's Big Three, has finally called it a career after 17 seasons, over 3100 innings, and 222 career wins (if you're into that sort of thing). In honor of his retirement, and to look back at his long, successful career, let's relive the 16 years of BP Annual comments about him, as he grew from surprising Rookie of the Year candidate to a consistently above-average and underrated pitcher in his 30's. Tim Hudson Read the full article... Baseball Prospectus Seeks Social Media Interns
Baseball Prospectus is looking for highly motivated individuals to intern with our social media department.
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