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August 14, 2013

Pebble Hunting: The Balk: The Black Sheep of the Baseball Rulebook

by Sam Miller

Watching 50 balks to get a read on an imprecise rule, arbitrarily applied.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 265: Answers to Your Burning Baseball Questions

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam answer listener emails about baseball with clockwise bases, whether in-game managerial moves help or hurt, who pays players who get released, and more.

August 13, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 264: Four Questions About Miguel Cabrera/World Series Odds Update

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben, Sam, and guest Zachary Levine mull over four questions about Miguel Cabrera, then talk about the World Series odds of the Tigers and other teams.

August 12, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 263: Jose Dariel Abreu and the Future of Cuban Baseball/The Unmade Wil Myers Trade

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss the next potential star from Cuba and the future of Cuban baseball, then revisit a trade for Wil Myers that didn't happen.

August 9, 2013

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Extending Utley (and Ryan Raburn)

by Sam Miller and Ben Lindbergh

Two players get guaranteed two-year deals.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 262: The All-Banter Episode

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam do a grab-bag episode on an assortment of topics, including Kenley Jansen's hidden perfect game, Phillies outfielder updates, teams that own other teams, and a comment by Kerry Wood.

August 8, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 261: Mike Trout and Becoming the Best Ever/Chase Utley's Aging Outlook

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss Mike Trout's chances of becoming the best player ever, then talk about how the Phillies' Chase Utley extension will work out.

August 7, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Sean Doolittle and Doing What Works

by Sam Miller

An update on Sean Doolittle's extreme sophomore season.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 260: Many More Listener Emails, and Our Answers to Them

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam answer listener emails about the best free agents available, expanded rosters, a world without Tommy John surgery, and more.

August 6, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 259: Cricket's Replay Review Controversy/Revisiting Ruben Amaro's Offseason Moves/The Ethics of Cruz, Peralta, and PEDs

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss a cricket replay review controversy, a few of Ruben Amaro's regrettable moves, and the suspensions of Jhonny Peralta and Nelson Cruz.

August 5, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 258: 2014 Team Option Options/Matt Garza, the A's, and Exploiting Unwritten Rules

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss whether teams should pick up various 2014 options, then talk about whether teams can make unwritten rules work to their advantage.

August 2, 2013

Premium Article Pebble Hunting: Are Early Extensions Still Club Friendly?

by Sam Miller

How many recent contract extensions would the team that bestowed them still sign?

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 257: Reevaluating Extensions/The Cubs' Creative International Spending Strategy

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss whether several extensions would still be signed today, then talk about the Cubs' decision to exceed their international spending allowance.

August 1, 2013

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Astros Distributed Elsewhere

by Ben Lindbergh, Sam Miller and Jason Parks

The Orioles pick up Bud Norris and the Royals get Justin Maxwell, as Houston continues to stockpile prospects

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 256: The Trade Deadline in Review

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam discuss their favorite and least-favorite deadline moves, the biggest upgrades, teams that should have sold, and more.

July 31, 2013

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The A's Add Callaspo

by Sam Miller

Oakland gives up Grant Green to get an established infielder, but what does the move mean for the Angels?

Transaction Analysis: The Indians Play Scrabble, and the Dodgers Buy the Beard

by Sam Miller

Cleveland gets a lefty reliever from St. Louis and the Dodgers add Brian Wilson as the reliever carousel continues.

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 255: Listener Emails Like Never Before

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam answer listener emails about the consequences of abolishing the trade deadline, baseball's war on PEDs, time traveling front offices, and more.

July 30, 2013

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 254: Are Wealthy Teams Winning?/Pushing the Trade Deadline Back

by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam revisit the question of whether wealthy teams are winning (and will win) more, then discuss a proposal to push the trade deadline back.

July 29, 2013

Pebble Hunting: The BP Staff Tries to Trade, and Trade For, Jake Peavy

by Sam Miller

Sam plays GM and auctions off Chicago's most valuable trade bait to the highest bidder.

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