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Updated Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Astros, Marlins, Swap Sell-Low Guys

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Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Give the Red Sox Your Tired and Your Poor But Do Not Give Them Your Prospects

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Barbecue State of Mind: Soccer and Stank

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The boys see a futbol game on a baseball field, and a baseball game on a baseball field, and a baseball game on a futb--no, just the first two. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 19

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Helping you set your fantasy rotation for next week with a look at the two-start pitchers. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: Friday, August 1

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It's Friday, Friday, traded for depth on Thursday. . . . more | 0 comments

The View from the Loge Level: The Diversification of the Perfect Game All-American Classic

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This year's All-American Classic will draw athletes who are as diverse as the country. It might be a precursor to demographic changes in the majors. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Raising Aces: The Rabbit Hole

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Doug trains his lens on deliveries weird, unwieldy, and wackadoodle. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 1, 2014

by Daniel Rathman

The trade deadline has passed so we can all focus on the field again. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Daily League Strategy: Splurging on Bats

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Paul builds his lineup around Jose Abreu and Andrew McCutchen, which means pinching pennies elsewhere. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Thursday, July 31

by Jeff Moore

While all eyes were on the trade deadline madness, Javier Baez and Lucas Giolito put on a show in the minors. . . . more | 6 unread comments

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Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Yankees Get a Proper Infield

by Daniel Rathman, Ben Carsley, Craig Goldstein and CJ Wittmann

The Yankees' rebuild of the infield is complete with the additions of Stephen Drew and Martin Prado. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Not Just A Pretty Face

by R.J. Anderson, Mauricio Rubio and Ethan Purser

Also a shaggy-haired lefty reliever going to Atlanta, putting two useful parts in Atlanta for the stretch run. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: A's hire A's

by R.J. Anderson, Bret Sayre and Ben Carsley

The A's go bold by adding Jon Lester, while the Twins reap a win of their own in the flurry. . . . more | 7 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: If You've Got Asdrubal...

by Craig Goldstein and Rob McQuown

...then you've got less trouble than me. The Nationals upgrade at second base, while the Zach Walters era begins in Cleveland. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Andrew Miller Goes to Baltimore

by R.J. Anderson, Tucker Blair and J.P. Breen

The Red Sox trade one of the top lefty relievers for a preseason top-100 prospect. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Cardinals Trade from the Depths

by Jeff Quinton, Mike Gianella and Jason Parks

St. Louis acquires John Lackey and a prospect for what amounted to spare parts in their deep-as-heck organization. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Chris Denorfia is in the News!

by Mike Gianella and Jeff Quinton

Seattle gets a spare outfielder, gives up future spare outfielder. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Brewers Get Parra's Glove

by R.J. Anderson and J.P. Breen

Milwaukee upgrades outfield defense for stretch run. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Skewed Left: The Nomar Garciaparra Trade Turns Ten

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Premium Article Notes from the Field: July 31, 2014

by Jeff Moore and Austin Diamond

Tours of the Florida State League and Arizona League, including eyes on Kyle Schwarber, Dan Vogelbach, Aaron Judge, BIlly McKinney, and Carlos Felix. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Cardinals Vouch for Masterson

by R.J. Anderson and Bret Sayre

The Cardinals don't add Price or Lester, but they do improve the rotation. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Free Agent Watch: Week 18

by Mike Gianella and Bret Sayre

If these players are on your league's waiver wire, they might be worth a look, depending on the format of the league. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Trade Deadlines and Systems of Thought

by Jeff Quinton

Helpful tips for making the most of your 11th-hour swaps. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Feature Focus: Pitch f/x Matchup Tool

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The Pitch f/x Matchup Tool brings the fantastic Brooks Baseball data to bear on a batter-v-pitcher matchup. See what happened with each pitch between any pair of opponents! . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Wednesday, July 30

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Rangers outfielder Lewis Brinson and D'backs righty Braden Shipley. . . . more | 10 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: July 31, 2014

by Chris Mosch

The last full day before the trade deadline featured walk-off drama, pitchers dueling, and more . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article TTO Scoresheet Podcast: Trending Prospects and Big Leaguers

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The Outcomes present the most frequently added prospects and big leaguers, draft players they expected to be traded, and more. . . . more | 5 unread comments