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Tuesday, July 25

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of July 24

by Steve Givarz

Notes on Ronald Acuna, Grant Holmes, Will Craig, Jhailyn Ortiz, Zack Collins, and more.

BP Unfiltered: Advance Scouting Series: Trade Deadline Introduction

by Craig Goldstein

An introduction to the Trade Deadline reports.

Expert FAAB Review: Week 17

by Mike Gianella

J.D. Martinez's arrival in the National League opens up the auction floodgates.

Fantasy Article Closer Report: Week 17

by Matt Collins

How long will Mr. Hand shoulder the saves in San Diego? Sean Doolittle, and not Ryan Madson, appears to be closing in Washington. Who will take over in Detroit if and when Justin Wilson gets moved?

Premium Article The GM Trade Game: Sonny Gray

by Patrick Dubuque and BP Staff

Oakland is shopping another young top-of-the-rotation starter and contending teams are lining up.

Transaction Analysis: Panda 2.0

by Patrick Dubuque, Brett Cowett, Aaron Gleeman, Martin Alonso and Mark Anderson

Pablo Sandoval heads back to San Francisco, the Twins add much-needed rotation help in Jaime Garcia, and the Mariners swap four minor leaguers for David Phelps.

Premium Article Baseball Therapy: The Justin Smoak Problem

by Russell A. Carleton

Calendars are just a construct, man.

Advance Scouting Series: Jaime Garcia

by Wilson Karaman

The Twins haven't seen an acquisition this middling since Edmure Tully.

Premium Article Advance Scouting Series: Jay Bruce

by Scott Delp

Bruce finally found his power stroke in NY. Can he take it elsewhere?

Short Relief: The Sub Shop and Other Stories

by Patrick Dubuque, Kate Preusser and Emma Baccellieri

The summer of 1997, as lived in a gas station sandwich shop; minor league team names reimagined; and the highlights of a baseball dictionary.

What You Need to Know: Relentless Royals

by Stacey Gotsulias

Kansas City is making another run, Giancarlo Stanton and Hunter Renfroe hit two apiece, Bartolo Colon stays alive, and Cody Bellinger keeps the Dodgers winning.

Monday, July 24

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of July 21st-23rd

by Mark Anderson

It was a strong weekend for a bunch of Braves pitching prospects.

Fantasy Article The Buyer's Guide: Gerardo Parra

by Eric Roseberry

Parra is hotter than Georgia asphalt (only in Colorado) right now. But how long will it last, and what will he offer the fantasy player from here to October?

Premium Article The Call-Up: Rafael Devers

by Jeffrey Paternostro and Ben Carsley

The Third Baseman Who Was Promised.

Flu-Like Symptoms: The Coming Popup Plague

by Rob Mains

Another reason to worry about baseball getting boring.

The GM Trade Game: Trading the Mets

by Bryan Grosnick and BP Staff

What would Sandy Alderson do with Jay Bruce, Curtis Granderson, and Lucas Duda?

Premium Article Monday Morning Ten Pack: July 24, 2017

by BP Prospect Staff

Eyes on Yency Almonte, Tanner Houck, Freicer Perez and more.

Short Relief: Friends, Fantasy, and Going Mainstream

by James Fegan, Holly Wendt and Meg Rowley

How critiquing baseball players feels like critiquing indie bands, the muddy half-fashioned future crafted in youth, and baseball's role in the tremulous bonds of adult friendship.

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: July 24, 2017

by Ben Carsley

In which #hugwatch2017 begins.

What You Need to Know: Taking Care of Business

by Ashley Varela

Marwin Gonzalez steps up for the Astros, Jaime Garcia goes yard, Jon Lester attempts a perfect game, and Dee Gordon meets his nemesis.

Friday, July 21

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of July 20

by Wilson Karaman

Notes on Brendan McKay, Michael Kopech, Tyler O’Neill, Walker Buehler, A.J. Reed, Ryan Mountcastle, and more.

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Anthony Rendon's Leap to Superstardom

by Matt Collins

Rendon has been one of the top five or so offensive performers in 2017.

Fantasy Article Fantasy Starting Pitcher Planner: Week 16

by Mark Barry

Gerrit Cole, your table is ready (again).

Cold Takes: A Time and A Place

by Patrick Dubuque

From Jim Thorpe and Jimmy Wynn to Dustin Fowler and Dinelson Lamet, timing is everything.

Prospectus Roundtable: Should the Royals Buy or Sell?

by Rob Mains, Ben Diamond, Craig Goldstein, Wilson Karaman, Matthew Trueblood and Zach Crizer

Go out on your collective shield or give a boost to the inevitable rebuilding process?

Premium Article Guarding The Lines: A Song About Velocity

by Jarrett Seidler

Evaluating velocity alone is easy, interpreting it has gotten a little harder.

Premium Article Weekly Wrap: July 21, 2017

by Javier Barragan

News and notes from around the minor leagues.

Short Relief: Objection!

by Matt Sussman and Mary Craig

A flashback to Kato Kaelin's testimony, and a common trade target evaluates their self-worth.

What You Need to Know: You Are Who You Are

by Demetrius Bell

St. Louis doesn't know the first thing about first base, Justin Smoak continues his breakout year, and Joey Bats flashes some glove.

Thursday, July 20

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of July 19

by Steve Givarz

Notes on Mike Soroka, Mauricio Dubon, Willy Adames, Tyler Beede, Ronnie Dawson, and more.

Fantasy Article The Stash List: 16th Edition

by Greg Wellemeyer

So long, Yoan Moncada!

Transaction Analysis: First We Take Manhattan

by Bryan Grosnick, Greg Goldstein, Steve Givarz, Ryan Schultz, Mike Gianella and George Bissell

New York adds a third baseman and two high-end bullpen arms, and limits Boston's options in the process.

Premium Article The GM Trade Game: Trading J.D. Martinez

by Russell A. Carleton and BP Staff

Were the offers better in this alternate reality?

Short Relief: Tanking, Titling, and Tilting

by Trevor Strunk, Patrick Dubuque and Zack Moser

Instructions on how to fail, thoughts on nicknames, and a Cubs conspiracy uncovered.

Eyewitness Accounts: July 20, 2017

by BP Prospect Staff

Eyes on Lucas Giolito, Austin Hays, Daniel Johnson, and more.

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: July 20, 2017

by Ben Carsley

Now with 30 percent more trade-related puns.

What You Need to Know: Easy as 1-2-3

by Ashley Varela

Nolan Arenado dismantles the Padres, Giancarlo Stanton catches up to Aaron Judge, and Carlos Beltran's glove is resurrected.

Wednesday, July 19

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of July 18

by Steve Givarz

Notes on Tyler O’Neill, Keegan Akin, Miguel Andujar, Ryan Boldt, Chance Sisco, and more.

DFA Podcast: Ep. 17: Gotta Start Somewhere

by Bryan Grosnick, Ben Diamond and Shawn Brody

On the 17th episode of the DFA Podcast, Bryan, special guest Ben Diamond, and Shawn Brody discuss three big deals that are helping shape the 2017 playoff push. The Yankees pick up three pieces, the Nationals grab two, and the Diamondbacks just get one; how did each team do?

Flags Fly Forever Podcast: Ep. 142: Celtics Fans Hate Me

by George Bissell and Mike Gianella

Chris Towers of CBS Sports joins the pod to discuss the latest trade deadline moves, his affinity for Reds rookie Luis Castillo and much more.

Fantasy Article Deep League Report: Week 16

by Mike Gianella

The Nationals revamped bullpen offers a pair of high-end bidding opportunities.

BP Mets: Where Zack Wheeler Keeps Going Wrong

by Noah Grand

Let's play a little game.

BP Kansas City: Soler Eclipsed

by David Lesky

Jorge Soler was demoted to Triple-A, again, after hitting .152 for the Royals.

Banjo Hitter: Trade Deadline Guide to Starting Pitchers

by Aaron Gleeman

Every contender needs rotation help and there are plenty of big-name starters potentially available.

Transaction Analysis: JD to AZ

by Wilson Karaman, Stacey Gotsulias, Mark Anderson and George Bissell

The Diamondbacks add another big bat to the lineup, snagging J.D. Martinez from the Tigers for a trio of prospects.

Premium Article Prospectus Feature: A Series Look: Bo Bichette

by Steve Givarz

An at-bat by at-bat look of Bo Bichette during a three-game look.

Short Relief: Baseball In Between Pitches

by Nathan Bishop, Matt Ellis and Jason Wojciechowski

Stories about the logistics of the ballplayer, and a power ranking.

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