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0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 88: We Covered Every Team by Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein, Bret Sayre and George Bissell
4 Deep, But Playable: Jurickson Profar's Path Forward by Craig Goldstein
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 87: I’m Here For The Beefy Boys by Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein, Bret Sayre and George Bissell
3 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 86: Are You Mau Now? by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
0 Deep, But Playable: Winning the Battle of Attrition by Surrender by Craig Goldstein
1 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 85: The BP Annual Drinking Game Returns by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
4 Deep, But Playable: Baseball is My Medicine by Craig Goldstein
9 Deep, But Playable: Blind to the Present by Craig Goldstein
1 The Call-Up: Yandy Diaz by Craig Goldstein and Mark Barry
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 84: Where's My Xander Shirsey? by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
7 Looking Back on Tomorrow: Baltimore Orioles by Craig Goldstein
0 Short Relief: On Pianists and Prodigal Sons by Craig Goldstein and Nathan Bishop
0 BP Job Postings: The BP Prospect Team Wants You by Craig Goldstein, Bret Sayre and Jeffrey Paternostro
1 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 82: Top 101 Dynasty Prospects List by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
17 Deep, But Playable: Not to Be GliBB by Craig Goldstein
0 Deep, But Playable: Didi Gregorius, Power Hitter? by Craig Goldstein
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 81: The Fudge Factor by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Jeff Quinton
17 Prospectus Feature: Choose Your Own Adventure: Padres Rotation by Patrick Dubuque, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 80: Is That Wil Myers? by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
1 Deep, But Playable: Ventura and Marte by Craig Goldstein
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 79: I'm Dying by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
11 2017 Prospects: Pittsburgh Pirates Top 10 Prospects by Jeffrey Paternostro and BP Prospect Staff
0 Best of BP 2016: Hardware by Craig Goldstein
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 78: There Was An Offseason by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
8 Deep, But Playable: What are the Rockies Doing? by Craig Goldstein
1 Deep, But Playable: Datum Kershaw by Craig Goldstein
11 Transaction Analysis: Hill Gets Rich, Finally by Craig Goldstein
6 Deep, But Playable: Collective Bore-Gaining Agreement by Craig Goldstein
9 BP Unfiltered: Hardware by Craig Goldstein
12 Playoff Prospectus: Miller Genuine Craft by Craig Goldstein
0 Playoff Prospectus: Baker vs. Roberts by Craig Goldstein
4 Playoff Prospectus: NLDS Preview: Nationals vs. Dodgers by Craig Goldstein
6 Something Borrowed by Meg Rowley, Ben Carsley and Craig Goldstein
3 Deep, But Playable: I Don't Care If I Ever Get Back by Craig Goldstein
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 77: The Spirit of Enya by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
2 Songs From The Chorus by Craig Goldstein, Bret Sayre and Ben Carsley
1 Deep, But Playable: Plus Ca Change, Plus C'est La Meme Throws by Craig Goldstein
4 Deep, But Playable: 2 Gassed 2 Urias by Craig Goldstein
0 Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 103: Craig Goldstein by George Bissell and Craig Goldstein
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 76: The Reverse Tebow by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
0 The Call-Up: Yohander Mendez by Craig Goldstein and Wilson Karaman
0 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 75: Municipal Bonds by George Bissell, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre
9 Deep, But Playable: The Pirates Played for 2017 by Craig Goldstein
1 TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 74: I Love Andrew Benintendi by George Bissell, Craig Goldstein, J.P. Breen and Matt Collins
3 Transaction Analysis: Richer Get Rich by Sam Miller, Christopher Crawford, Patrick Dubuque, Craig Goldstein and Wilson Karaman
9 Transaction Analysis: The Penny-Pinching Pirates Pitching Parade by Jeff Quinton, Ben Carsley, Joshua Howsam, Gideon Turk, Craig Goldstein, Adam McInturff, Jeffrey Paternostro and Bryan Grosnick
10 T.V.R.: by Jeffrey Paternostro and Craig Goldstein
3 The Call-Up: Josh Bell by Craig Goldstein and Mike Gianella
54 BP Top 50 by Craig Goldstein and BP Prospect Staff
17 BP Top 50 by Craig Goldstein and BP Prospect Staff
December 22, 2016 6:00 am
There must be a method to Colorado's madness, although it's been hard to find in the past.
Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich recently appeared on MLB Network Radio, and said of recent big-money signee
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December 21, 2016 6:00 am
What happens to Clayton Kershaw's shaky playoff reputation if we give him the benefit of the doubt (and better bullpen support)?
One can state that
is the most dominant pitcher of his era without receiving much pushback. He’s won three Clayton Kershaw awards (and that number could easily be five); he’s led the league in strikeouts three times; in Cy Young four times; and he’s never posted an ERA higher than 2.91 in a full season. He was said to be the next ERA and he has somehow, some way, surpassed that albatross of an expectation. Sandy Koufax Read the full article...
December 6, 2016 12:02 am
Rich Hill stays with the Dodgers for three years and $48 million.
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December 1, 2016 12:41 pm
The biggest changes are on the international spending front.
There are going to be a lot of reactions to this CBA, and, given the makeup of the writer base, there’s going to be no shortage of them that have already told you the things I plan on covering, at least in part. We should also note that some things are still being worked out, and thus what has been reported is subject to any changes that come down the pipeline. In the meantime, let’s get some good old fashioned thoughts on the items that have been announced:
An (imagined) blow by blow telling of "hardware."
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October 20, 2016 12:10 am
Terry Francona's bullpen is the toast of Cleveland.
is an unknown; a top percentile athlete; a playoff starter. Ryan Merritt is a means to an end. Ryan Merritt Read the full article... Washington grabbed a 2-1 series lead as the two managers handled Game 3 much differently.
The final score hardly told the full story, and yet it was far more representative of the game as a whole. A four-run ninth turned what was a tense, belabored slog into a laugher. The Dodgers got off to a quick start, as for the third straight game their starting pitcher struck out
in his first at-bat and, for the third straight game, Trea Turner drove in a run in his first at-bat. It was downhill from there, though, as the Nationals worked counts, driving Corey Seager ’s pitch count up. Kenta Maeda Read the full article...
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October 7, 2016 6:00 am
The battle of the best rookies in the NL kicks off in DC.
The battle for coastal supremacy will pit the two best rookies in the National League against each other, not to mention two of the best pitchers in the game right now. It’s hard to fathom that so many storylines could fit in one series and not focus on
, and yet he was neither the most dynamic ( Bryce Harper ) nor the best ( Trea Turner ) player on his team this year. The Dodgers needed every ounce of their depth to arrive in the playoffs, burning through [checks notes] 41 starting pitchers this season. Hey, it was plausible for a minute, right? Fine, whatever. Let’s be real, this is a contest to decide who can lose to the Best Team In Baseball Cubs or the Even Year Bullsh*t Giants, anyway, right? Daniel Murphy The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe. Wondering who to invest in? We got you covered.
The Wildcard round is in the books. The Division Series loom. And fans of 22 teams sit at home, wondering who they can squint at and see something recognizable as their own. Who are your angels in the outfield? Who’s your ace on the mound? Who will keep the darkness at bay? Don’t worry; we’re here to tell you.
Read the full article... A look at fandom and growing up.
When you cover sports, part of the process is becoming detached, at least somewhat, from the team that you grew up devoted to. It sneaks up on you. It’s partly intentional, because even if it’s not always unseemly to be caught giving a full-throated cheer for your favorite team, it can leave you open to accusations of bias.
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September 26, 2016 11:00 am
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September 23, 2016 6:00 am