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Premium Article Playoff Prospectus: AL Wild Card Game Preview

by Kenny Ducey

The Astros and Yankees battle for the chance to dethrone the defending AL champion Royals. . . . more | 0 comments

Updated BP Wrigleyville: The Playoffs, through Horn-Rimmed Glasses

by Zack Moser

The Cubs are back in the playoffs with an experience manager. How has their skipper managed in his previous trips to the postseason? . . . more | 0 comments

Expert League Recap: LABR Mixed

by Mike Gianella and Bret Sayre

Mike and Bret recap their second year in the mixed format of this experts league. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Fantasy Article Player Profile: Jacoby Ellsbury

by Matt Collins

Are the Yankees speedster's days as a top-shelf fantasy asset now behind him? . . . more | 0 comments

The BP Wayback Machine: So Long, Bulldog

by Baseball Prospectus

The career of Tim Hudson, as told through the writers of BP past and present. . . . more | 0 comments

Monday, October 5

Premium Article What You Need to Know: Fin

by Ian Frazer and Daniel Rathman

The season comes to an end, Kershaw reaches a milestone, and Max Scherzer throws about the greatest start in history. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Premium Article Rubbing Mud: How the Angels Failed Mike Trout

by Matthew Trueblood

A post-mortem on another disappointing finish for Arte's boys. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Painting the Black: The Year In Hangovers

by R.J. Anderson

What teams do when teams can do whatever they damned well feel like. . . . more | 5 unread comments

Premium Article Monday Morning Ten Pack: October 5, 2015

by BP Prospect Staff

A look at 10 prospects who failed to meet expectations. . . . more | 6 unread comments

Expert League Recap: Tout Wars NL

by Mike Gianella

Mike reflects on his title and dethroning ESPN's Tristan Cockcroft. . . . more | 7 unread comments

Fantasy Article The Buyer's Guide: Marco Estrada

by J.P. Breen

Is the Jays' right-hander's 2015 breakout legitimate—and, more pertinently, is it sustainable? . . . more | 0 comments

Sunday, October 4

Ducks on the Pond: Slide Into Your DS Like...

by Chris Mosch

The Warthen Slider has helped two Mets playoff starters become dominant. Now, the other two LDS starters have worked on featuring the pitch. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Friday, October 2

BP Wrigleyville: Maddon Reaches into the Unknown as Arrieta Reaches New Heights

by Sahadev Sharma

In a time when pitch counts and innings limits are a hot topic, Joe Maddon fears not and goes with the unknown. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Rounders: Paint the Bankroll Black

by Doug Thorburn

One last set of recommendations before we turn the lights out on the 2015 season of DFS baseball . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article Prospect Profile: A Song of Ice and Dirt

by David Lee

White Sox prospect Eddy Alvarez is a rare breed of two-sport athlete. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: Wild!

by Chris Mosch

The last playoff battle is a good one, and got tighter still on Thursday. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Pitchers Who Put 'Em Away

by Wilson Karaman

These arms grabbed Wilson's attention with their two-strike whiffing prowess. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Thursday, October 1

Premium Article Painting the Black: Reading the 20-Year-Old Tea Leaves

by R.J. Anderson

How close did the publicly available scouting reports come to pegging Tim Hudson and Barry Zito's future careers? . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article What You Need to Know: Cardinals Clinch; Cardinals Are Doomed?

by Daniel Rathman

About Michael Wacha's arm slot, Marcus Stroman's comeback, and Rich Hill's start today. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Rounders: The Precipice

by Doug Thorburn

DFS Baseball stands on a perilous edge - where will it go from here? . . . more | 10 unread comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Dynasty Prospects or Suspects, Part 1: Position Players

by J.J. Jansons

These former top-100 prospects have lost some of their luster, but should you hold on to them in standard dynasty formats anyway? . . . more | 2 unread comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Yogi Berra the Fantasy Star

by Greg Wellemeyer

Just how valuable would the late Hall of Famer have been if fantasy leagues were around during his playing days? . . . more | 1 unread comment

Fantasy Article Dynasty Dynamics: Eight Pitcher Rebound Candidates

by Ben Carsley and Craig Goldstein

These hurlers could be in for much smoother sailing next year. . . . more | 1 unread comment

The BP Wayback Machine: Prospect Debate: Sanchez vs Stroman

by Jason Parks and BP Prospect Staff

The prospect team debates the no. 1 young pitcher in the Blue Jays system. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Wednesday, September 30

Premium Article Rubbing Mud: Check Norris

by Matthew Trueblood

Will Daniel Norris survive the 54-pitch first inning he threw Tuesday? . . . more | 7 unread comments

Premium Article What You Need to Know: The Chaos Chase

by Daniel Rathman

The Astros fall out of a playoff spot for the first time in forever, Kershaw is special, and today might be your last to see Barry Zito. . . . more | 6 unread comments