CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  
Click here to log in Click here for forgotten password Click here to subscribe

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.

Search Articles by R.J. Anderson

All Blogs (including podcasts)

Active Columns

Authors

Article Types

Archives

12-20

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Martin in Miami, Nate to New York
by
R.J. Anderson and Mike Gianella

12-20

comment icon

6

Transaction Analysis: Padres Wish Upton a Star
by
R.J. Anderson, Wilson Karaman, Bret Sayre, Jordan Gorosh, Jeff Moore and Ethan Purser

12-19

comment icon

5

Transaction Analysis: Catchin' Relief
by
Matthew Trueblood, R.J. Anderson, Wilson Karaman, Mike Gianella, Jordan Gorosh and Chris Rodriguez

12-18

comment icon

8

Transaction Analysis: Padres Add Myers
by
R.J. Anderson, Wilson Karaman and Tucker Blair

12-17

comment icon

4

Transaction Analysis: Royals Bank on a Rios Rebound
by
R.J. Anderson, Ben Carsley and Nick Shlain

12-16

comment icon

5

Transaction Analysis: The Headley Weapon
by
R.J. Anderson and Ben Carsley

12-15

comment icon

2

Transaction Analysis: Looks Like We May/Det
by
R.J. Anderson, Tucker Blair and Ben Carsley

12-12

comment icon

10

Transaction Analysis: The Pitchers the Reds Shed
by
R.J. Anderson, Zachary Levine and Jordan Gorosh

12-12

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Turn Down For Rut
by
R.J. Anderson and Bret Sayre

12-11

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: League-Worst Bullpen No More
by
R.J. Anderson

12-11

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: The Antonio Bastardo Trade
by
R.J. Anderson

12-10

comment icon

6

Transaction Analysis: Cubs Get Montero, Braves Add Callaspo
by
R.J. Anderson

12-09

comment icon

5

Transaction Analysis: Moss Gathered
by
R.J. Anderson, Craig Goldstein and Mauricio Rubio

12-08

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: Brian Cashman's High-Leverage Leverage
by
R.J. Anderson and Mauricio Rubio

12-08

comment icon

5

Transaction Analysis: Replacing a Legend
by
R.J. Anderson, Craig Goldstein, Mike Gianella, Andrew Koo and Jordan Gorosh

12-05

comment icon

5

Transaction Analysis: The Mariners Get Happy
by
R.J. Anderson and Wilson Karaman

12-04

comment icon

7

Transaction Analysis: The First Zaidi-Friedman Eyebrow-Raiser
by
R.J. Anderson

12-02

comment icon

6

Painting the Black: The Ones That Sabean Let Get Away
by
R.J. Anderson

12-01

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: The Reliever Receivers
by
R.J. Anderson and Bret Sayre

12-01

comment icon

7

Transaction Analysis: On Trading a Superstar With Two Years Service Time
by
R.J. Anderson, Wilson Karaman, Bret Sayre and Nick J. Faleris

11-25

comment icon

3

Transaction Analysis: Mariners Eager To Lock Up Mariner Seager
by
R.J. Anderson

11-24

comment icon

2

Transaction Analysis: The Better Bullpens Bureau
by
R.J. Anderson and Craig Goldstein

11-20

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: The Butler Did It
by
R.J. Anderson and Craig Goldstein

11-18

comment icon

4

Transaction Analysis: Russell Martin Gets That McCann Cash
by
R.J. Anderson, Craig Goldstein and Mauricio Rubio

11-17

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Diamondbacks Trade For Jeremy Hellickson
by
R.J. Anderson, Mark Anderson, Craig Goldstein and Bret Sayre

11-14

comment icon

12

Transaction Analysis: Jays Leggo Their A. Gose
by
R.J. Anderson, Craig Goldstein and Jordan Gorosh

11-13

comment icon

4

Transaction Analysis: Victor Control
by
R.J. Anderson and Nick Shlain

11-11

comment icon

8

Transaction Analysis: Cuddyer Quashes Qualifying Offer
by
R.J. Anderson and J.P. Breen

11-07

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: The Congering
by
R.J. Anderson and Mauricio Rubio

11-05

comment icon

3

Transaction Analysis: Lind Blows Out of Toronto
by
R.J. Anderson and Mike Gianella

11-04

comment icon

32

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

10-30

comment icon

2

Painting the Black: That Time We All Hated the Mike Morse Signing
by
R.J. Anderson

10-29

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: The Matter of the Hart
by
R.J. Anderson

10-27

comment icon

1

Transaction Analysis: Maddon Leaves the Rays Where the Sun Don't Shine
by
R.J. Anderson

10-27

comment icon

6

Playoff Prospectus: Never-Wrong Ned?
by
R.J. Anderson

10-24

comment icon

3

Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and Game 3 Previews
by
R.J. Anderson

10-20

comment icon

8

Transaction Analysis: Silverman's Kohn Job
by
R.J. Anderson

10-16

comment icon

6

Playoff Prospectus: No Pitching and No Defense Make St. Louis (Almost) Go Home: NLCS Game 4
by
R.J. Anderson

10-15

comment icon

0

Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and Game Four Previews
by
Sahadev Sharma and R.J. Anderson

10-14

comment icon

2

Transaction Analysis: Arizona Raises Hale
by
R.J. Anderson

10-13

comment icon

6

Playoff Prospectus: It's a Very Very Mad World
by
R.J. Anderson

10-11

comment icon

3

Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and Saturday Previews
by
Sam Miller and R.J. Anderson

10-11

comment icon

14

Playoff Prospectus: NLCS Series Preview: Giants vs. Cardinals
by
R.J. Anderson

10-09

comment icon

3

Transaction Analysis: Rocky Mountain Bye
by
R.J. Anderson

10-06

comment icon

6

Playoff Prospectus: Quartet of Consequence: The Four Plays That Keyed An ALDS Sweep
by
R.J. Anderson

10-05

comment icon

2

Playoff Prospectus: PECOTA Odds and Game 3 Previews
by
R.J. Anderson and Sam Miller

10-03

comment icon

4

Playoff Prospectus: ALDS Game One Recap: Detroit Shock City
by
R.J. Anderson

10-02

comment icon

15

Playoff Prospectus: ALDS Preview: Orioles vs. Tigers
by
R.J. Anderson

10-01

comment icon

0

Transaction Analysis: Playing a Hinch
by
R.J. Anderson

09-30

comment icon

13

Playoff Prospectus: AL Wild Card Game Preview
by
R.J. Anderson

<< Previous Author Entries Next Author Entries >>

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

December 9, 2014 12:01 am

Transaction Analysis: Moss Gathered

5

R.J. Anderson, Craig Goldstein and Mauricio Rubio

Yet another AL team plucks a middle-of-the-order hitter from Oakland.

The rest of this article is restricted to Baseball Prospectus Subscribers.

Not a subscriber?

Click here for more information on Baseball Prospectus subscriptions or use the buttons to the right to subscribe and get access to the best baseball content on the web.


Cancel anytime.


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!


That's a 33% savings over the monthly price!

Already a subscriber? Click here and use the blue login bar to log in.

Andrew Miller finds his Cashman, while the Rays get their man, Cash.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

The Yankees get someone to man Derek Jeter's now-vacated spot, the Tigers move another piece from their Doug Fister return, and new GM Dave Stewart continues to reshape the Diamondbacks.



The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

December 5, 2014 12:01 am

Transaction Analysis: The Mariners Get Happy

5

R.J. Anderson and Wilson Karaman

The Mariners swap Michael Saunders for J.A. Happ in a trade that was preceded by a beef, and might itself precede another trade.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

December 4, 2014 6:06 am

Transaction Analysis: The First Zaidi-Friedman Eyebrow-Raiser

7

R.J. Anderson

The Royals re-up Hochevar, the Braves non-tender the TJ survivors, Jim Johnson finds a home, and more.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

Brian Sabean's reputation for keeping his championship teams has merit, so how did Pablo Sandoval escape his grasp?

It was about this time last week that Pablo Sandoval signed with the Red Sox and shocked baseball. The surprise stemmed partially from the fit—Hanley Ramirez had reportedly agreed to terms with the Red Sox hours earlier, meaning Sandoval's addition complicated an already complex infield situation. But this piece isn't about the Red Sox or how they intend to cram so many talented players into one lineup. Rather, this piece is about the most jarring aspect of the deal: Sandoval leaving San Francisco.

Read the full article...

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

December 1, 2014 5:40 am

Transaction Analysis: The Reliever Receivers

1

R.J. Anderson and Bret Sayre

The Rays sign Ernesto Frieri, the Royals re-up Jason Frasor, and the Marlins trade for Aaron Crow.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

Billy Beane trades another star, though the package he got in return is different than we're used to. Plus: Prospect breakdowns and fantasy implications.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

November 25, 2014 12:01 am

Transaction Analysis: Mariners Eager To Lock Up Mariner Seager

3

R.J. Anderson

Kyle Seager gets seven figures.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

November 24, 2014 6:00 am

Transaction Analysis: The Better Bullpens Bureau

2

R.J. Anderson and Craig Goldstein

The Dodgers and Rays each add relievers that should help, by getting relievers from the other.



The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

This is a BP Premium article. To read it, sign up for Premium today!

November 20, 2014 1:02 am

Transaction Analysis: The Butler Did It

0

R.J. Anderson and Craig Goldstein

Oakland lands Butler for a deal that has many scratching their heads while the White Sox take a risky, but perhaps needed, approach to fix their woeful bullpen.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

The Blue Jays, not the Cubs, sign Russell Martin; The Cubs, not the Braves, now employ Tommy La Stella.

The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe.

<< Previous Author Entries Next Author Entries >>