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Prospectus Feature: Miguel Sano Is a Strikeout Pioneer

by Aaron Gleeman

The Twins phenom hits homers at a spectacular pace but strikes out at a record pace. That's not by accident, and it's not necessarily by mistake. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Baseball Therapy: Growing Zobrists

by Russell A. Carleton

If you want a bunch of Zobrists, it helps to plant them early. Are teams doing it? . . . more | 2 unread comments

What You Need to Know: Give 'em Hell

by Daniel Rathman

Jeremy Hellickson aces his audition, the White Sox get to the Cubs' bullpen, and Dave Dombrowski has made so many trades that they're starting to overlap in a kind of baseball version of the grandfather paradox. . . . more | 0 comments

Prospectus Feature: Confidence Men

by Jared Wyllys

One factor in bridging the gap between the minors and majors? Confidence. Not the 2003 Ed Burns film. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Notes from the Field: July 26, 2016

by BP Prospect Staff

Notes on Cody Sedlock, Isaiah White, and... others. . . . more | 0 comments

BP Kansas City: Royal Mediocrity

by David Lesky

Expectations in Kansas City are much different these days and the Royals have failed to meet them all season. . . . more | 0 comments

Expert FAAB Review: Week 17

by Mike Gianella

A look at how the wise guys spent their money in expert leagues this week. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Fantasy Article Closer Report: Week 17

by Matt Collins

Surveying the ninth-inning situations around the league. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Trade Targets: Second-Half Buys

by BP Fantasy Staff

Staff picks for players you might want to acquire in your fantasy deadline deals. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Monday, July 25th

by Christopher Crawford

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Peter Lambert, Anthony Garcia, Austin Gomber, and Travis Blankenhorn. . . . more | 9 unread comments

Monday, July 25

The Call-Up: Alex Bregman

by Christopher Crawford and Bret Sayre

Monday is turning into a great day for prospect debuts, but this one is the most great. . . . more | 0 comments

Prospectus Feature: Advanced Stats for the Masses

by Henry Druschel

'If 20 years ago, baseball understanding was a puddle, it’s now a mineshaft, not a pool.' . . . more | 0 comments

The Call-Up: David Dahl

by Christopher Crawford and George Bissell

Better Call Dahl, or something like that. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Monday Morning Ten Pack: July 25, 2016

by BP Prospect Staff

Notes on Anderson Espinoza, Justin Dunn, Jhailyn Ortiz and more. . . . more | 1 unread comment

What You Need to Know: Just For the Record

by Ashley Varela

Trevor Story adds three more home runs to his Pokédex, Jose Fernandez remains unbeatable in Miami, and Aaron Nola throws something resembling a strikeout. . . . more | 0 comments

Players Prefer Presentation: Year 1 Of The Scott Servais Experiment

by Meg Rowley

Scott Servais was hired with no managerial experience--but with a long front office resume, a close friendship with his GM, and a history of being chummy with analytics. How's it going? . . . more | 2 unread comments

Fantasy Article Deep League Report: Week 17

by Scooter Hotz

Examining players who might pique your interest in deeper formats. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of July 22-24

by Christopher Crawford

Notes on prospects who stood out over the weekend, including Isan Diaz, Josh Staumont, Patrick Weigel, and Aristides Aquino. . . . more | 7 unread comments

Fantasy Article The Buyer's Guide: Second-Half Additions

by J.P. Breen

J.P. recommends a handful of widely available players who could help your fantasy squad down the stretch. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Sunday, July 24

BP South Side: Chris Sale Embarrasses Himself

by James Fegan

If there's one thing you'll remember 50 years from now about the 2016 season, it'll probably be this. . . . more | 0 comments

BP Milwaukee: Rebuilding By ELO Ranking

by Nicholas Zettel

Team strength, before and after rebuilds. . . . more | 0 comments

BP Boston: David Ortiz, Walk-off MVP?

by Matthew Kory

The odds that Big Papi takes the hardware in his farewell tour. . . . more | 0 comments

Saturday, July 23

Raising Aces: Warm It Up, Chris

by Doug Thorburn

Notable pitching performances this week from Chris Archer, Chris Tillman and Mike Leake. . . . more | 0 comments

BP Wrigleyville: The Cubs Are On A Record Pace!

by Kazuto Yamazaki

No, the record isn't 'most wins.' Still, a record pace! . . . more | 0 comments

BP Toronto: The Seven Logical Fallacies You Meet In Baseball

by Nick Dika

Digging into the wrong ways to think about the Blue Jays. . . . more | 0 comments

BP South Side: The White Sox Are Done

by James Fegan

Better now than on August 1st, though. . . . more | 0 comments

Friday, July 22

Prospectus Feature: DRA 2016: Challenging the Citadel of DIPS

by Jonathan Judge

With DRA, solving BABIP--and other reasons to be excited about what we're measuring. . . . more | 0 comments

The GM Trade Game! Trading Jonathan Lucroy

by Sam Miller and BP Staff

Let's go, internet General Managers. Do your worst. . . . more | 14 unread comments

What You Need to Know: Ambition Can Lead Only To Failure

by Nicolas Stellini

Stephen Strasburg's perfect season gets befouled. Meanwhile, a baseball traveled 484 feet and Francisco Liriano righted himself. . . . more | 0 comments

Weekly Wrap: July 22, 2016

by Will Haines

It was a bad week for prospect injuries. A really bad week for prospect injuries. . . . more | 0 comments