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October 11, 2002 10:47 am
The Baseball Prospectus staff discusses the latest playoff matchups. Watching the playoffs the last two nights, the Prospectus staff sounds off. We pick it up at the end of Angels-Yankees, Game 1.
[Watching the playoffs the last two nights, the Prospectus staff sounds off. We pick it up at the end of Angels-Yankees, Game 1.] Read the full article...
September 3, 2002 12:00 am
[Just after midnight Eastern time Friday morning, the Prospectus staff starts discussing the coming agreement]
Derek Zumsteg: It appears that if the owners gave in right now, just said "sure, we'll take your last offer", they'd have won more in this negotiation than in any previous one since free agency. Why did the players move so far? Are they that afraid of the NLRB and implementation? Do they believe that if they give in this time, they'll be able to win it back in four years when it's apparent none of this did any good for competitive balance?
[Just after midnight Eastern time Friday morning, the Prospectus staff starts discussing the coming agreement] Read the full article...
Rany Jazayerli: The following deal is about to take place: Kansas
City trades Jermaine Dye to Oakland, which trades Mario
Encarnacion, Jose Ortiz, and a pitcher to Colorado, which trades
Neifi Perez to...
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February 1, 2001 12:00 am
On Tuesday, Baseball Prospectus announced its
Top 40 Prospects
for 2001. The driving force behind that list is Rany Jazayerli, but the
good doctor gets input from everyone on the BP staff.
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December 20, 2000 12:00 am
While Chris Kahrl pecks away at his latest Transaction Analysis (look for
it this weekend), here's a look at how the
Baseball Prospectus staff
broke down last week's gathering in Dallas.
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December 12, 2000 12:00 am
Lost between the Mike Hampton and Alex Rodriguez signings
was Monday's annual Rule 5 draft. The major-league portion allows teams to
select players left off 40-man rosters for $50,000, with the caveat that
the player must be kept on the 25-man roster all season or be offered back
to his original team for $25,000. The minor-league portions work similarly,
but without the mandatory roster provision.
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October 20, 2000 12:00 am
Rany Jazayerli: Civilization is ending as we know it, a plague of
locusts has hit the Midwest and the sun rose in the west this morning.
Read the full article... The BP crew discusses the implications of a rumored plan to redistribute baseball's teams.
About two weeks ago, the story broke that Major League Baseball was contemplating another round of realignment for the 2001 season. While the plan floated is subject to change, the primary adjustments would lead to a four-division, no-wild-card National League, and a three-division, wild-card American League. The two most recent expansion teams would switch leagues, and teams would be aligned in a time-zone-friendly manner. Read the full article...
February 24, 2000 12:00 am
Wednesday, the San Diego Padres acquired left fielder
from the Pittsburgh Pirates for pinch-hitter John Vander Wal and two
pitching prospects, Geraldo Padua and Jim Sak. This received
a surprising amount of attention from our staff. Read the full article...
February 11, 2000 12:00 am
On Thursday, three months of speculation came to an end as the Seattle
Ken Griffey Jr. to the Cincinnati Reds for Mike
Cameron, Brett Tomko, shortstop prospect Antonio Perez
and relief prospect Jake Meyer. For more information on Perez and
take a look at their Davenport Translations. Read the full article...