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0 Short Relief: How Baseball Killed America, A Rabbit Killed Baseball, and History Killed a Fun Fact by Mary Craig, Kate Preusser and Emma Baccellieri
0 What You Need to Know: Eight Is Enough by Emma Baccellieri
1 Short Relief: Rabbit Revenge, Minor Celebrity, and 2017 Baseball Fashion by Emma Baccellieri, Brian Duricy and Kate Preusser
0 What You Need to Know: Yo! Yo! Yo! by Emma Baccellieri
1 Short Relief: Conceptual History and Puns in the City by Matt Ellis and Emma Baccellieri
1 What You Need to Know: Boom or Bust by Emma Baccellieri
6 Short Relief: Dark Souls: Extra Innings, Fi(bb)nal Destination, and Opening Day Disasters by Emma Baccellieri, Trevor Strunk and Kate Preusser
0 Looking Back on Tomorrow: Miami Marlins by Emma Baccellieri
0 Looking Back on Tomorrow: Cleveland Indians by Emma Baccellieri
0 Rumor Roundup: Suspensions, Extensions, and Depth by Emma Baccellieri
3 Short Relief: A Friendly Warning, A Friendly Pitcher, and Some Friendly Advice by Matt Ellis, Emma Baccellieri and Kate Preusser
0 Rumor Roundup: My Toothpick for a Closer by Emma Baccellieri
5 Short Relief: Fielding as Metaphor, Teams as Monsters, and Sumo Suits as Disguises by Patrick Dubuque, Bryan Grosnick and Emma Baccellieri
1 Rumor Roundup: Everybody Hurts by Emma Baccellieri
1 Short Relief: Contract Bonuses and Lines in the Sand by Emma Baccellieri and Matt Ellis
1 Rumor Roundup: Clash of Opposites by Emma Baccellieri
3 Short Relief: Opening One's Heart, Calculating Existence Odds, and a Correction by Emma Baccellieri, Jason Wojciechowski and Patrick Dubuque
1 Rumor Roundup: Another Setback for Wright by Emma Baccellieri
1 Rumor Roundup: Blanket Approval by Emma Baccellieri
1 Rumor Roundup: Curse of the BP 101 by Emma Baccellieri
3 Rumor Roundup: Down Is Up, Up Is Even Higher by Emma Baccellieri
3 Rumor Roundup: Wants and Needs by Emma Baccellieri
0 Rumor Roundup: Relievers Galore by Emma Baccellieri
0 Rumor Roundup: Must-See TV by Emma Baccellieri
2 Rumor Roundup: Dozier Dead, Bruce Bets, and Atlanta Aces by Emma Baccellieri
3 Rumor Roundup: Dozier, Baker, and the Ballpark Maker by Emma Baccellieri
0 Best of BP 2016: The Six Archetypes of Famous Baseball Men LinkedIn Profiles by Emma Baccellieri
6 Transaction Analysis: Party at Encarnacion's by Emma Baccellieri
2 Rumor Roundup: Messy Mets by Emma Baccellieri
2 Rumor Roundup: After-Market Closers by Emma Baccellieri
1 Transaction Analysis: Dodgers Keep the Band Together by Emma Baccellieri
1 Rumor Roundup: Another Party at Napoli's? by Emma Baccellieri
3 Rumor Roundup: Cespedes Fallout by Emma Baccellieri
0 Rumor Roundup: Lockout Looming? by Emma Baccellieri
0 Rumor Roundup: Everyone Wants Someone by Emma Baccellieri
0 Rumor Roundup: Sluggers Staying? by Emma Baccellieri
9 Prospectus Feature: Tal's Hill, the Performative Quirk by Emma Baccellieri
12 Prospectus Feature: Imagining a Position-Less Baseball by Emma Baccellieri
1 What You Need to Know: The Dozens by Emma Baccellieri
0 What You Need to Know: To Sin By Silence, When They Should Protest, Makes Cowards of Men by Emma Baccellieri
4 Prospectus Feature: The Six Archetypes of Famous Baseball Men LinkedIn Profiles by Emma Baccellieri
0 What You Need to Know: World Stops To Watch Kyle Hendricks Allow Hit by Emma Baccellieri
0 What You Need to Know: Pirate Ship Sunk by Emma Baccellieri
0 What You Need to Know: What You Need to Know: A Di(z)azter for Edwin by Emma Baccellieri
1 What You Need to Know: Gsellman Is Just In Time by Emma Baccellieri
1 What You Need to Know: Pain and More Pain for the Red Sox by Emma Baccellieri
0 What You Need to Know: Imperfect Game by Emma Baccellieri
1 What You Need to Know: Hey Switch, Turn It Over and Hit It by Emma Baccellieri
1 What You Need to Know: Not Closing, Losing by Emma Baccellieri
1 What You Need to Know: J-Fer Effort by Emma Baccellieri
Mary discovers a world delivered to Hitler by baseball, Kate watches a rabbit destroy the human facade, and Emma searches for Lithuanian baseball and winds up in Boston. Miguel Gonzalez ends the Yankees' winning streak, the Mets' bullpen does it again, and Carlos Gomez robs Yonder Alonso.
The Tuesday Takeaway
The Yankees entered yesterday looking to preserve their eight-game winning streak, and they seemed pretty well-equipped to do so. They’d be pitting
, coming off the single best game of his career, against Luis Severino , coming off a game in which he was pulled in the fifth inning. Miguel Gonzalez Read the full article...
The backstory behind mascot-on-mascot crime, the irony of cinema and minor league baseball colliding, and how ballplayers are speaking with their eyes. Yoenis Cespedes homered three times, Michael Brantley walked off the White Sox, and a cat got stuck in the Marlins' home run sculpture.
The Tuesday Takeaway
’ first swing of the night was indicative of the type of game he was about to have in that it was extremely powerful. So powerful, in fact, that he fell down. Yoenis Cespedes Read the full article...
Michael Pineda learns what it means to be Michael Pineda, while in the bleachers, euphemisms float in the wind. Joey Gallo shows his pros and cons, Stephen Piscotty has a rough trip around the bases, and Albert Almora Jr. robs Matt Adams.
The Tuesday Takeaway
All through his journey from legitimate prospect to post-hype prospect to present-day
injury replacement, Adrian Beltre has been defined by two things: his prodigious power and his many, many, many strikeouts. Both were on display last night. Joey Gallo Read the full article...
A new frontrunner for best baseball video game and an unpoppable bubble.
You'll need to use your imagination.
The defending American League champs look every bit as strong, thanks largely to Francona, Miller, and Allen. Jeurys Familia's suspension looms, Yadier Molina and the Cardinals talk extension, and the Dodgers' depth is tested early.
Familia expected to receive suspension this week
is expected to receive a suspension this week for his involvement in an alleged domestic violence incident from last fall. The team anticipates a ban of fewer than 30 games and is predicting one of about 15, per Jeurys Familia reporting from Kristie Ackert and Christian Red of the New York Daily News. Read the full article...
Matt transcribes a sample inning of Jose Canseco's broadcast debut, Emma finds the ideal athlete social media presence, and Kate encourages some GMs to engage in shower thoughts. Didi Gregorius is hurt, the Nationals are trying to find a closer, and Matt Harvey is trying to find his velocity.
Gregorius to begin season on DL
After straining his shoulder earlier this spring in an exhibition game for the Netherlands’ World Baseball Classic team, Yankees shortstop
has officially been Didi Gregorius shut down from all baseball activities for two weeks and will be put on the 10-day disabled list to start the season. Initial estimates from general manager Brian Cashman were that the shortstop could be out for up to six weeks, which isn’t great news for the Yankees. Read the full article...