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Premium Article AFL 2014: All the Intrigue

by Jeff Moore

The densest concentration of prospect superpowers will offer plenty to watch for this autumn. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Fantasy Article They Hold No Quarter: Third Basemen

by Baseball Prospectus

These hot-corner players aren't owned in many leagues, but they might hold keeper value for 2015 and beyond. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Fantasy Article Dynasty Dynamics: Progress Report: Prospect Edition, Part Three

by Ben Carsley and Craig Goldstein

Checking in on the fantasy stocks of some intriguing minor leaguers. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: Wednesday, August 27

by Matt Sussman

It's the remix to Hit Listin', none of 30 teams missin', there's a joke about Aybar, and about surname fixin'. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Tuesday, August 26th

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson and Astros righty Mark Appel. . . . more | 10 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 27, 2014

by Daniel Rathman

Madison Bumgarner comes close to a perfect game, Alex Gordon does something nobody has done against Glen Perkins, and more from around the league. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article The Call-Up: Jorge Soler

by J.P. Breen and Mauricio Rubio

The Cubs call up another of the most exciting prospects in the minors, as Jorge Soler takes his place in front of Wrigley's ivy. . . . more | 0 comments

Tuesday, August 26

Premium Article Baseball Therapy: How Billy Beane Built the Royals

by Russell A. Carleton

The Kansas City Royals are in the first place. How did their genius general manager get them there? . . . more | 18 unread comments

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

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Astros outfielder Delino DeShields Jr. and Orioles righty Parker Bridwell. . . . more | 5 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 26, 2014

by Chris Mosch

Yesterday / there was baseball that these teams played / and there will be even more today . . . more | 3 unread comments

Fantasy Article Deep Impact: Week 21

by Ben Carsley

Examining a handful of players who might pique your interest in deep leagues. . . . more | 8 unread comments

The BP Wayback Machine: King Felix Arrives

by Jonah Keri

A classic BP piece on "what could one day be looked back upon as a slice of history." . . . more | 0 comments

Daily League Strategy: Petco, it's Where Daily Leaguers Go

by Paul Sporer

For pitching, that is, and that's why both starters in today's Brewers-Padres matchup make Paul's recommended lineup. . . . more | 0 comments

Monday, August 25

Premium Article Monday Morning Ten Pack: August 25, 2014

by BP Prospect Staff

Prospect writeups on the good (Manuel Margot), the disappointing (Eddie Rosario), and the very young (Brody Wofford), among others. . . . more | 11 unread comments

Fantasy Article The Buyer's Guide: Carlos Carrasco

by J.P. Breen

The Indians righty caught J.P.'s attention last week, and now might be the time to pounce. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Angels Add Post-Post-Post-Post-Post Hype All-Star

by R.J. Anderson

The Angels get Gordon Beckham, the Rangers unload two catchers in a weekend, . . . more | 2 unread comments

The Week in Quotes: August 18-24

by Nick Wheatley-Schaller and Nick Bacarella

Running through the notable quotes from the week that was. . . . more | 0 comments

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

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out over the weekend, including Joc Pederson, Tim Anderson, and Kyle Schwarber. . . . more | 5 unread comments

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: Monday, August 25

by Matthew Kory

One of these jokes is not like the others. Another of these jokes is not like the others. A third one, too, is not like the others. None of these jokes are like any of the others, actually. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Weak Links

by Mike Gianella

Signs of and advice on handling players who aren't up to par with the competition in your league. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 25, 2014

by Daniel Rathman

Some history lessons and double-digit scoring action from this weekend, plus the best matchups of Monday. . . . more | 8 unread comments

Fantasy Article Interleague Report: Week 22

by Jeff Quinton

A look at the upcoming AL-vs-NL and NL-vs-AL matchups, and how they might affect teams' lineups. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Fantasy Article Closer to Me: Week 22

by Mauricio Rubio

Surveying the Ninth-Inning Situations Around the League . . . more | 0 comments

Friday, August 22

Premium Article Painting the Black: A Marlins Fastball, A Twins Approach

by R.J. Anderson

Henderson Alvarez is unlike anything in baseball, and it's working. . . . more | 6 unread comments

Transaction Analysis: Boston Signs Cuban Star Rusney Castillo

by R.J. Anderson

The Red Sox are the latest to bid high on a Cuban import, but will Rusney Castillo follow in the footsteps of Cespedes, Puig, and Abreu? . . . more | 4 unread comments

Premium Article Raising Aces: Police and Thieves

by Doug Thorburn

An examination of the deliveries of the best and worst right-handers at controlling the running game . . . more | 7 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 22, 2014

by Chris Mosch

The exceptional-pitching-in-a-loss edition. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Thursday, August 21

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Dodgers outfielder Joc Pederson and Blue Jays lefty Daniel Norris. . . . more | 12 unread comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Adjusting for Era

by Craig Goldstein

We all have our own idea of what constitutes a good ERA, FIP, or xFIP, but it's important to make sure that our benchmarks keep up with the times. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: Friday, August 22

by Matt Sussman

Tomorrow is Saturday, and Sunday comes after ... wards. I don't want this Hit List to end. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Daily League Strategy: "Prado of the Yankees"

by Paul Sporer

John Sterling might use that call tonight, with homer-prone John Danks pitching at Yankee Stadium, so Prado is in Paul's recommended lineup. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 22

by Wilson Karaman

Helping you set your fantasy rotation for next week with a look at the two-start pitchers. . . . more | 12 unread comments

Premium Article The View from the Loge Level: You Gotta Have Raw

by Daron Sutton

Preston Wilson recounts his development as a raw prospect with a lot of power. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Thursday, August 21

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Information, Humans, and Errors in Valuation

by Jeff Quinton

"I was wrong" season for the fantasy team continues with a behavioral look at errors in forecasting how players will perform. . . . more | 3 unread comments