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4 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Miller Park - May 9, 2015 by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Job Opening: Milwaukee Brewers Sr. Account Executive, Ticket Sales by Baseball Prospectus
8 BP Announcements: Join DraftKings for $20 & Get a Free 1-Year BP Subscription! by Bret Sayre
0 BP Announcements: Job Opening: Minnesota Twins Developer by Baseball Prospectus
94 BP Announcements: Ballpark Events List by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: BP MLB Draft Party at Foley's NYC - Thursday, June 5 by Joe Hamrahi
1 BP Announcements: Eyewitness Accounts - Now Easier to Find by Rob McQuown and Tim Collins
0 BP Announcements: Visual Depth Charts - Pitching by Rob McQuown
0 BP Announcements: Pizza and Prospects: Chicago, May 24 by Harry Pavlidis
5 BP Announcements: Minor League Schedule with Prospect Counts Now Available at BP by Rob McQuown
0 BP Announcements: Milwaukee Brewers Job Openings by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Bloomberg Sports Analyst Position Available by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: Saberseminar Tickets on Sale Now by Baseball Prospectus
3 BP Announcements: Important HACKING MASS Changes by Dave Pease
4 BP Announcements: HACKING MASS Competition 2014 by Rob McQuown
0 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Day at Globe Life Park - April 12, 2014 (Last Day to Purchase Tickets is March 30) by Joe Hamrahi
9 BP Announcements: Fantasy Resources Page by Rob McQuown
0 BP Announcements: Playoff Odds Report Now Available by Rob McQuown
1 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Day at Nationals Park - June 21, 2014 by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: BP and ICA Announce 4th Annual Celebrity Bartending Night in Scottsdale, Arizona by Joe Hamrahi
9 BP Announcements: Prospects, Pizza, and More: March 8 at Monti's in Chicago by Harry Pavlidis
15 BP Announcements: Another Analyst Gets the Call by Max Marchi
0 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Day at Kauffman Stadium - June 28, 2014 by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: 9th Annual Sutton's Strokes for Little Folks Golf Tournament by Daron Sutton
4 BP Announcements: Prospects and Pizza - February 8, 2014 at Foley's NY by Joe Hamrahi
2 BP Announcements: SABR Analytics Conference Research Awards Finalists: Vote Now by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: The 2014 Greg Spira Baseball Research Award by Baseball Prospectus
0 BP Announcements: Phillies Seek Baseball Operations Interns by Joe Hamrahi
6 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Miller Park - May 9, 2014 by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Introducing "Scouting the Draft: Positional Preview Series" by Nick J. Faleris
1 BP Announcements: Texas Rangers Seek Programmer Analyst, Baseball Operations by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Day at Dodger Stadium - April 26, 2014 by Joe Hamrahi
7 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Visits O.co Coliseum - July 19, 2014 by Joe Hamrahi
5 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Night at Safeco Field - June 14, 2014 by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: TrackMan Seeks Analytics/Operations Interns by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Last Day to Cast Your IBA Ballot by Dave Pease
0 BP Announcements: MLB.com Seeking Stats Stringers for 2014 by Joe Hamrahi
30 BP Announcements: Introducing the Baseball Prospectus Merchandise Store by Jason Parks
0 BP Announcements: MLB Scout to Hold Baseball Clinics in Ireland this January by Joe Hamrahi
3 BP Announcements: Prospect Staff Positions Available by Jason Parks
0 BP Announcements: Special September Premium Subscription Promotion by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Podcast Sponsorships Available by Joe Hamrahi
1 BP Announcements: Indians Looking for Data Architect - Baseball Systems by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Cardinals Seek Web Application Developer by Joe Hamrahi
3 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Visits Kauffman Stadium - August 24, 2013 by Joe Hamrahi
0 BP Announcements: Baseball Gloves Needed for Kenyan Clinic by Joe Hamrahi
13 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Day at Great American Ball Park - August 3, 2013 (LAST CALL) by Joe Hamrahi
1 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus at All-Star Fanfest by Joe Hamrahi
3 BP Announcements: Prospect Tracker Improvements by Tim Collins
2 BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Day at Busch Stadium - July 21, 2013 by Joe Hamrahi
Learn about baseball, support cancer research.
Baseball Prospectus is proud to be a sponsor of Sabermetrics, Scouting, and the Science of Baseball, the fourth-annual series of baseball presentations, panels, and discussions held to benefit the Jimmy Fund, a Boston-area cancer research charity.
Read the full article... We've changed the scoring system for the HACKING MASS contest.
It's been a few years since we last ran a
HACKING MASS contest, and we're excited to see all the enthusiasm for the concept out there... despite our late announcement of the contest this year, over 800 teams have already been created. I heard from BP co-founder Rany Jazayerli last week, and based on his recommendation, we made a scoring rules change. While we already updated the original announcement with the details, I wanted to post separately about this to make sure you're aware of the change, so you have time to make any adjustments to your HACKING MASS roster before Monday, April 14, at midnight PST.
Read the full article... Baseball Prospectus' long-running pick-the-worst fantasy game is back for 2014 after taking a few seasons off.
UPDATE : We've upgraded the scoring logic of HACKING MASS to better fit the times, and changed the deadline to give you more time (April 14). The new ESPN calculation is below.
HACKING MASS, our competition to pick the least dangerous hitters and least effective pitchers in the majors, returns for the 2014 season! You can field your team and put yourself in the running for $100, a lifetime Baseball Prospectus Premium subscription , or one of nine one-year BP Premium subscriptions by clicking here . Registration is open to anyone with a Baseball Prospectus account, including Basic accounts, which are free to create. You'll have a full week to enter (the deadline is April 14, 2014, at midnight PST), but it's easy to change players, so feel free to go all in on Goins on the entry form today, then switch to Ryan Darwin Barney Monday morning. But once the deadline arrives, partial teams will be dropped and new entries and changes will no longer be allowed. Read the full article... BP Visits Arlington to kick off the 2014 ballpark tour
Baseball Prospectus and the
Texas Rangers invite you to join us for a great day of baseball on Saturday, April 12 at Globe Life Park.Thanks to the fine folks in the Rangers front office, we are proud to be able to offer our guests the following: Read the full article... Easily navigate the dozens of resources the BP Fantasy Team has provided with the new Fantasy Resources Page!
They say a picture is worth a thousand words (and you can even click on the one below). Enjoy the
improved fantasy resource navigation! Read the full article...
Playoff Odds Report Now Available. BP storms the nation's capital
Baseball Prospectus and the
invite you to join us for a great day of baseball on Saturday, June 21 at Nationals Park. Thanks to the fine folks in the Nationals front office, we are proud to be able to offer our guests the following: Washington Nationals Read the full article...
Baseball Prospectus and Issues Concerning Athletes to host Celebrity Bartending Night to benefit Amyloidosis Support Groups. An upcoming event for those in the Chicago area.
Join us in Chicago on Saturday, March 8 at Monti’s on the North Side of Chicago for two hours of pizza, cheesesteak , and baseball talk.
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February 25, 2014 9:36 am
Max joins the analytics department of the Cleveland Indians.
You should be accustomed to this by now. Words similar to the ones I’m about to write have been published on these pages by
Colin Wyers. And Mike Fast. And Dan Fox. And others, all the way back to Keith Woolner. And elsewhere, readers (myself included) have had to adjust to living without the analysis of Josh Kalk, Joe P. Sheehan, and Sky Andrecheck, to name a few.
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February 22, 2014 12:05 am
BP makes its annual stop at the K
Baseball Prospectus and the
invite you to join us for a great day of baseball on Saturday, June 28 at Kauffman Stadium. Thanks to the fine folks in the Royals front office, we are proud to be able to offer our guests the following: Kansas City Royals Read the full article...
February 15, 2014 10:30 am
Golf Tournament benefits Southwest Autism Research and Resource Center