CSS Button No Image Css3Menu.com

Baseball Prospectus home
  
  

<< Previous Week

Archives

The past week at Baseball Propectus.

Printer-
friendly

Premium Article indicates Baseball Prospectus Premium content, and Fantasy Article indicates Baseball Prospectus Fantasy content.

You can also view archives
or   


or browse research articles in the Baseball Prospectus Library

Tuesday, September 1

BP Wrigleyville: Jake Arrieta Arrives on National Scene With Higher Mountains on Horizon

by Sahadev Sharma

While no-hitters may be more common than in the past, that doesn't change the fact that Jake Arrieta has arrived on the national scene.

BP Boston: There's Just Juan Problem with Jackie Bradley Jr.

by Bryan Grosnick

There haven't been many bright spots with the 2015 Boston Red Sox, but that doesn't mean fans should get carried away with one of the few they've seen.

BP Wrigleyville: Austin Jackson and the September-October Cubs

by Matthew Trueblood

The Cubs made one final trade before the waiver deadline. It may have a bigger impact on the club than many realize.

Fantasy Rounders: Riding High on Madison Avenue

by Doug Thorburn

Brewing up some steals against Cole, Adam Jones is all Smyles, and the Dodgers get Mad Bummed

Premium Article What You Need to Know: September 1, 2015

by Daniel Rathman

If Shelby Miller didn't have bad luck, he wouldn't have no luck at all.

Premium Article Some Projection Left: Say Something, I'm Giving Up On You

by Christopher Crawford

Even a cover by Pentatonix might not save these guys.

Fantasy Article Player Profile: Ivan Nova

by Nick Shlain

The righty looked good out of the gate from Tommy John surgery, but has faded of late and might soon leave the Bronx.

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Monday, August 31st

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson and Reds lefty Cody Reed.

Fantasy Article Closer Report: Week 23

by Matt Collins

Surveying the ninth-inning situations around the league.

The BP Wayback Machine: Scouting Closers in the Batter's Box

by Ben Lindbergh and Jason Parks

Ranking closers based on how bad they've looked at the plate.

Expert FAAB Review: Week 22

by Mike Gianella

A look at how the wise guys spent their money in expert leagues this week and how these races might unfold.

Monday, August 31

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: August 31, 2015

by Matt Sussman

It's Monday, which means you're legally obligated to read the Hit List.

Premium Article Rubbing Mud: Don't Mess With Texas

by Matthew Trueblood

The Rangers are exceeding expectations. Where did the expectations go wrong?

Fantasy Rounders: Socking Jay

by Doug Thorburn

Remembering Phillies, running with Rangers, and Edwin takes aim

Premium Article Monday Morning Ten Pack: August 31, 2015

by BP Prospect Staff

Notes on Alex Verdugo, Tito Polo, Wyatt Mathisen, and more.

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 31, 2015

by Ian Frazer

Dingers and no-hitters and division races. It's alllllll here.

Fantasy Article The Buyer's Guide: Ian Desmond

by J.P. Breen

Does the Nationals shortstop's recent hot streak mean he's back after a first-half slump?

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of August 28-30, 2015

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out over the weekend, incluidng Jacob Faria, Alex Jackson, and Deivi Grullon.

Premium Article In A Pickle: Rookie of the Year Fun Facts

by Jason Wojciechowski

Here you will find an exploration of the best, worst, and weirdest career ROY pairs

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Sometimes You Hit the Road, Sometimes the Road Hits You

by R.J. Anderson and Christopher Crawford

Jack Zduriencik is out in Seattle and the Mets add yet another piece to their bullpen.

Sunday, August 30

Premium Article Everything You Could Have Learned This Week: August 24-28, 2015

by Ian Frazer

All of the important links from last week in one place.

Premium Article Ducks on the Pond: That Pitch Doesn't Look Familia

by Chris Mosch

Jeurys Familia has added a weapon to his arsenal.

Saturday, August 29

TINO (There Is No Offseason): Ep. 55: Michael Flately Over Enya

by Ben Carsley, Bret Sayre, Craig Goldstein and Mauricio Rubio

Hello! EMAILS AL-Only keeper question Does Kris Bryant sucking on the road this year mean anything? Keep a pitcher, WFFOTW edition. Break High/Low Performers Catchers Stephen Vogt Yan Gomes Jorge Alfaro Welington Castillo First Baseman Mark Teixeira Ryan Zimmerman Travis Shaw Rhys Hoskins Goodbye! There is no ending!

Friday, August 28

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Roach Motel

by R.J. Anderson

Also in this edition: the four-syllable below-replacement level player is back in vogue.

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: August 28, 2015

by Matt Sussman

It's like a ranking, but with more words.

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 28, 2015

by Daniel Rathman

The weekend is here! What are you going to do about it?

Fantasy Rounders: Arms Race

by Doug Thorburn

Searching for value in a full slate with some expensive options on the table

Premium Article Some Projection Left: The "Don't Give Up On Me" Team

by Christopher Crawford

'Cause even the stars they burn / Some even fall to the earth / We've got a lot to learn

Premium Article Weekly Wrap: August 28, 2015

by Craig Goldstein

This week's wrap covers another slew of promotions as well as some injury news.

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of Thursday, August 27th

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Padres outfielder Hunter Renfroe and Pirates righty Yeudy Garcia.

Fantasy Article TTO Scoresheet Podcast: Episode 69

by Ian Lefkowitz, Ben Murphy and Jared Weiss

After a week away, the Outcomes return to answer a host of listener questions as the Scoresheet playoffs approach.

Fantasy Article Free Agent Watch: Week 21

by J.J. Jansons and Keith Cromer

If these players are available, they might be worth a look, depending on the format of your league.

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.

Premium Article Raising Aces: Are We There Yet?

by Doug Thorburn

A look at three more pitchers returning from major arm injuries in 2015.

Thursday, August 27

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 27, 2015

by Chris Mosch

Verlander looks like Verlander, Gattis keeps homering (but not tripling), and more!

Fantasy Rounders: Personality Goes a Long Way

by Doug Thorburn

The weekly DFS journal reflects on the different ways to have fun with DFS lineups

BP Announcements: Baseball Prospectus Seeks Social Media Interns

Baseball Prospectus

Baseball Prospectus Seeks Social Media Interns

Limited Range Podcast: Episode 18: The Debut of Chickencast

by Sahadev Sharma

Brett and Sahadev talk chicken, injuries, Javy Baez, and bullpen management.

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Better Late Than Never

by J.J. Jansons

These hurlers didn't come up until late in the 2015 season, but that might not stop them from earning Opening Day rotation looks next year.

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

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including D'backs outfielder Peter O'Brien and Twins righty Jose Berrios.

Fantasy Article Five to Watch: High-A Risers

by Greg Wellemeyer

These standouts from the California, Carolina, and Florida State Leagues are worthy of your attention.

Fantasy Article The Buyer's Guide: Wily Peralta

by J.P. Breen

Is there any reason to hope that the Brewers righty can regain his 2014 form?

Fantasy Article The Quinton: Untrained Eyeballs, Overconfidence, and Competitive Advantage

by Jeff Quinton

The first article in Jeff's process-review series, reviewing lessons from his experience with David Peralta.

Premium Article Field Generals: It's Ned Yost in a Box

by Ian Frazer

Step one...

Premium Article Pitching Backward: Casey Fien Makes No Sense

by Jeff Long

The Twins reliever bucks most conventional wisdom and has still been successful. Why?

Wednesday, August 26

Premium Article What You Need to Know: August 26, 2015

by Daniel Rathman

Blowouts! Bat flips! Yellin'! And tonight, aces!

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: August 26, 2015

by Matthew Kory

Ladies and gentlemen, this Hit List is floating in space.

Fantasy Rounders: The Tiger Den

by Doug Thorburn

The wayward profile of Jimmy Nelson, rookies pay off and the Tigers lick their chops

Premium Article Notes from the Field: August 26, 2015

by Jeff Moore and Wilson Karaman

Notes on Austin Meadows, Harold Ramirez, Willie Calhoun and more.

Premium Article Some Projection Left: Ask The Industry: Scouts on Stats

by Christopher Crawford

Three long-time scouts chime in on what, if anything, has changed because of advanced stats.

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Second-Half Pitching Trainwrecks

by J.P. Breen

These four hurlers have eroded badly under the summer sun.

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

by Jeff Moore

Notes on prospects who stood out yesterday, including Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez and Angels lefty Sean Newcomb.

Fantasy Article Deep League Report: Week 21

by Keith Cromer

Examining players who might pique your interest in deep leagues

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Raisel Iglesias on the Rise

by George Bissell

Why the Reds righty could be your fantasy playoff hero.

Premium Article DRA Run Values: An Introduction

by Jonathan Judge

You can now view the individual factors that go into each pitcher's Deserved Run Average.

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Older the Cubs, the Sweeter the Berry

by R.J. Anderson

We're at the "playoff teams acquire their designated pinch-runner" stage of the season.

<< Previous Week
Baseball Prospectus Home  |  Terms of Service  |  Privacy Policy  |  Customer Service  |  Newsletter  |  Masthead  |  Contact Us

Copyright © 1996-2015 Baseball Prospectus, LLC.