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R.J. Anderson 

R.J. Anderson

R.J. Anderson lives in Florida and joined Prospectus in 2011. In the past, Anderson's work has appeared on ESPN, SLAM, and Wired, as well as in the Wall Street Journal and USA Today. His nightmares include an endless loop of Hank Blalock playing third base.

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02-03

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Transaction Analysis: Torreyes or Not Torreyes
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R.J. Anderson

01-29

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Transaction Analysis: Elevation...Don't Go To My Head
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R.J. Anderson, Bryan Grosnick, Adam McInturff, Christopher Crawford and Bret Sayre

01-29

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Transaction Analysis: It's a Fister! It's a Fister!
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R.J. Anderson and Matthew Trueblood

01-27

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Transaction Analysis: Hey Hey Hey! It's Maaaatt Albers!
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R.J. Anderson and Bryan Grosnick

01-22

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Transaction Analysis: Arrows Pointing West
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R.J. Anderson, Bryan Grosnick and Dustin Palmateer

01-20

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Transaction Analysis: Logan's Run
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R.J. Anderson

01-15

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Transaction Analysis: Gordon Takes Charge
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R.J. Anderson

01-14

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Transaction Analysis: Oh Yeah!
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R.J. Anderson

12-31

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Transaction Analysis: Natsy Drew and the Missing Batting Average
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Craig Goldstein, R.J. Anderson and Bret Sayre

12-30

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Best of BP 2015: Stealing Signs
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R.J. Anderson

12-29

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Transaction Analysis: What's Chapmaning
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R.J. Anderson, Christopher Crawford and George Bissell

12-28

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Transaction Analysis: Murphy's Law
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R.J. Anderson, Bryan Grosnick and Bret Sayre

12-23

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Transaction Analysis: Cards Like Mike
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R.J. Anderson, Bryan Grosnick and Bret Sayre

12-21

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Transaction Analysis: Pane E Ottavino
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R.J. Anderson

12-18

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Transaction Analysis: Feliz Nava-dad
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R.J. Anderson, Bryan Grosnick and Bret Sayre

12-11

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Transaction Analysis: Order in the Bethancourt
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R.J. Anderson, Dustin Palmateer and Bryan Grosnick

12-10

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Transaction Analysis: Giles From Nowhere
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R.J. Anderson, Kenny Ducey, Mark Anderson, George Bissell and Wilson Karaman

12-10

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Transaction Analysis: All the Pretty Relievers Go To Washington
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R.J. Anderson, Christopher Crawford, Bryan Grosnick, Bret Sayre and Matthew Trueblood

12-09

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Transaction Analysis: A Motte in the Dark
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R.J. Anderson, Dustin Palmateer and Christopher Crawford

12-08

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Transaction Analysis: Sorry We Broke Up, Soria Missed You
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R.J. Anderson, Sahadev Sharma, Rian Watt and Jeff Quinton

12-07

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Transaction Analysis: The Pelf On The Shelf
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R.J. Anderson, Rian Watt, Wilson Karaman and Christopher Crawford

12-04

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Transaction Analysis: NL Non-Tenders To Rock Your World
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R.J. Anderson

12-03

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Transaction Analysis: Getting Into De Fratus
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R.J. Anderson

12-01

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Transaction Analysis: O Brothers, Where Art Thou?
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R.J. Anderson, Rian Watt, Dustin Palmateer and Christopher Crawford

11-30

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Transaction Analysis: It's All Happening, 'Mann
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R.J. Anderson and Mike Gianella

11-25

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Transaction Analysis: Chris Iannetta As Upgrade
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R.J. Anderson

11-23

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Transaction Analysis: The Liam Hendriks Experience
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R.J. Anderson, Dustin Palmateer, Bret Sayre and Brendan Gawlowski

11-23

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Transaction Analysis: 40 Pounces to Freedom
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R.J. Anderson and Matthew Trueblood

11-19

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Transaction Analysis: By Rod, By Hill, By Cliff
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R.J. Anderson, Rian Watt, George Bissell and Bret Sayre

11-17

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Transaction Analysis: All About That Bass
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R.J. Anderson and George Bissell

11-16

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Transaction Analysis: Polo!
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R.J. Anderson and Christopher Crawford

11-13

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Transaction Analysis: A.J. Preller the ... Seller?
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R.J. Anderson, George Bissell and Christopher Crawford

11-13

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Transaction Analysis: Andrelton Goes to Disneyland
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R.J. Anderson, Wilson Karaman and Mike Gianella

11-12

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Transaction Analysis: Hicks and Yanks
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R.J. Anderson and J.P. Breen

11-10

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Transaction Analysis: The Claims Department
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R.J. Anderson

11-06

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Painting the Black: The 2016 Free Agent 50
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R.J. Anderson

11-06

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Transaction Analysis: Dipoto Makes It His Team
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R.J. Anderson, Christopher Crawford and George Bissell

11-01

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Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and World Series Game 5 Preview
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R.J. Anderson

10-31

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Playoff Prospectus: David Wright Beats the Heat
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R.J. Anderson

10-30

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Transaction Analysis: Green Is The New Black
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R.J. Anderson

10-28

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Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and World Series Game 2 Preview
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R.J. Anderson

10-26

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Transaction Analysis: On His Majesty's Secret Servais
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R.J. Anderson

10-24

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Playoff Prospectus: Running To Stay Home: ALCS Game 6
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R.J. Anderson

10-23

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Transaction Analysis: Darkest Before The Don
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R.J. Anderson

10-21

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Playoff Prospectus: The Royal Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!: ALCS Game 4
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R.J. Anderson

10-18

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Playoff Prospectus: Bad-Ball Hitters Make Good Ballplayers: ALCS Game 2
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R.J. Anderson

10-16

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Playoff Prospectus: ALCS Preview: Royals vs. Blue Jays
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R.J. Anderson

10-15

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Playoff Prospectus: We Are All Dead: ALDS Game 5
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R.J. Anderson

10-12

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Transaction Analysis: More Like McClen-don't
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R.J. Anderson

10-12

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Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and ALDS Game 4 Previews
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R.J. Anderson and Sam Miller

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The Royals sign an attractive minor league free agent, the Nationals try to recreate the worst of the Yankees infield from recent years, and hey look Carlos Quentin isn't retired after all.



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The Rockies resolve their playing time situation in the outfield, and the Rays end up the beneficiary.



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January 29, 2016 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: It's a Fister! It's a Fister!

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R.J. Anderson and Matthew Trueblood

The Astros and Nationals both bring in soft-tossers of varying quality, and the Brewers land a former top prospect.



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January 27, 2016 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: Hey Hey Hey! It's Maaaatt Albers!

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R.J. Anderson and Bryan Grosnick

And he's not gonna get a save or two. Also, the Brewers bring back a familiar face, the Indians sign a homegrown pitcher to an extension, and Ronald Torreyes find yet another team.



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January 22, 2016 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: Arrows Pointing West

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R.J. Anderson, Bryan Grosnick and Dustin Palmateer

The Padres grab a veteran closer, the Rays add another bat, and the Mets continue to not sign Yoenis Cespedes.

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January 20, 2016 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: Logan's Run

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R.J. Anderson

The Rays extend their latest breakout hitter, the Dodgers sign the Pirates' latest revival and Al-Al backwards is LA-LA.

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January 15, 2016 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: Gordon Takes Charge

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The Marlins extend another young(ish) star.

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January 14, 2016 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: Oh Yeah!

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The Cardinals sign the Final Boss, the Pirates sign a dominant set up man in former life and the Marlins continue their spending spree.

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Scott Kazmir returns to Los Angeles and Stephen Drew becomes the second most popular second baseman to sign with the Nationals in the last week.

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Wil Myers had the Diamondbacks' signs; can you get them?

With the year winding to a close, Baseball Prospectus is revisiting some of our favorite articles of the year. This was originally published on May 28, 2015.

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December 29, 2015 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: What's Chapmaning

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R.J. Anderson, Christopher Crawford and George Bissell

The Yankees bullpen gets, for now at least, ridiculous.

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The Mets' post-season hero changes NL East laundry and John Jaso gives the National League a whirl.

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