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March 15, 2012

Premium Article Overthinking It: Free the Bench Bats!

by Ben Lindbergh

Several overqualified players might be riding the pine while a pricier, less productive veteran hogs their position on Opening Day, but they deserve to be starting.

March 12, 2012

Premium Article Overthinking It: The Once and Future Starters

by Ben Lindbergh

Neftali Feliz, Daniel Bard, Chris Sale, Aroldis Chapman, and Aaron Crow are all bidding farewell to the bullpen this spring. Are their teams making the right move, and which convert has the best chance of success?

Premium Article Collateral Damage: Battle of the Bulge

by Corey Dawkins and Ben Lindbergh

The Cardinals try to get through spring training with both aces intact despite Chris Carpenter's bulging disc, Kenley Jansen listens to his heartbeat and doesn't like what he hears, and Giancarlo Stanton and Nolan Reimold lose battles with balls.

March 5, 2012

BP Job Postings: 2012 Internships Available

by Ben Lindbergh

BP is looking for a few good interns.

March 2, 2012

Premium Article Overthinking It: The Weakest Positions on 2012's Best Teams

by Ben Lindbergh

Pinpointing the positions with the worst projections on this season's likely contending clubs.

February 29, 2012

Premium Article Prospectus Preview: AL Central 2012 Preseason Preview, Part Two

by Steven Goldman and Ben Lindbergh

Wrapping up our tour of the AL Central by discussing how good the Tigers can be, how close the Royals are to being competitive, and the sorry state of the Twins.

February 28, 2012

Premium Article Prospectus Preview: AL Central 2012 Preseason Preview, Part One

by Steven Goldman and Ben Lindbergh

Talking White Sox and Indians in our preview coverage of the division so nice we had to break it up and discuss it twice.

February 27, 2012

Premium Article Overthinking It: The Most Improved Positions of 2012

by Ben Lindbergh

Which teams are likely to see significantly more production from their new players at positions in need of improvement?

February 23, 2012

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Ancient DH Edition

by Ben Lindbergh

The A's make a Moneyball move with Manny Ramirez, the Yankees round out their bench with Raul Ibanez and Eric Chavez, and the Red Sox finally get what was coming to them for Theo Epstein in Cubs reliever Chris Carpenter

February 20, 2012

Premium Article Collateral Damage: The DL Kings: Nick Johnson

by Corey Dawkins and Ben Lindbergh

As the sad tale of Nick Johnson shows, a high on-base percentage doesn't help unless you can stay in the lineup

February 16, 2012

Premium Article Overthinking It: The All-NRI Team

by Ben Lindbergh

Non-roster invitees are swarming to spring training, but do these players ever pan out? Ben looks for an answer in the best of last season's NRI crop

February 14, 2012

Transaction Analysis: More on Yoenis Cespedes and the A's

by Ben Lindbergh

How can we reconcile Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes signing with the team's latest rebuilding efforts and its surplus of Stepford outfielders?

February 2, 2012

Premium Article Overthinking It: The Overlooked Overlooked Hall of Famers

by Ben Lindbergh

Why have two of the top 30 position players since 1950 been ignored by BBWAA voters and bloggers alike?

February 1, 2012

Between The Numbers: Fact-Checking Scott Boras

by Ben Lindbergh

Are the super-agent's statistics damned lies? And is he any more credible if he's technically telling the truth?

January 31, 2012

Overthinking It: Managing Expectations: Baseball's Next Big Inefficiency

by Ben Lindbergh

Why the next big step for baseball teams might not be learning something new, but making better use of the information they already have.

January 26, 2012

Transaction Analysis: AL on the Rise, and Extensions All Around

by Ben Lindbergh

Assessing whether the AL got stronger this offseason, evaluating extensions for Tim Lincecum, Brandon Morrow, and Mike Morse, and tackling Toronto's moves for Francisco Cordero and Omar Vizquel.

January 24, 2012

Overthinking It: The Player Popularity Test

by Ben Lindbergh

Proposing a new way to settle an old debate about which players get too much attention and which are overlooked.

January 23, 2012

Premium Article Collateral Damage: Rounding Up the Usual Suspects: Herniated Disks

by Corey Dawkins and Ben Lindbergh

Disc injuries are difficult to prevent, but their long-term prognosis is positive.

January 20, 2012

Premium Article Collateral Damage: Rounding Up the Usual Suspects: Hip Labrum Tears and FAI

by Corey Dawkins and Ben Lindbergh

Taking a look at an injury being treated in-season more often thanks to improvements in surgical techniques.

January 19, 2012

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: A Tale of Four Starters

by Ben Lindbergh

The Rangers make it official with Yu Darvish, the A's hope for another surprising season out of Bartolo Colon, the Diamondbacks bring back Joe Saunders, and the Rockies allow us to hope for more Jamie Moyer.

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