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Newsletter: Wednesday, December 5, 2012


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12-05 3:15 PM CST

NEW PREMIUM CONTENT

On the Beat
Catching Up at the Winter Meetings

by John Perrotto

Checking in on John Farrell, Adam LaRoche, Justin Upton, Ron Gardenhire, Robin
Ventura, Bo Porter, the Brewers, the Rangers, the Rockies, the Dodgers, the
Giants, the Cubs' bullpen, and the WBC.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19083

Rumor Roundup
Wednesday, December 5

by Daniel Rathman

Jacoby Ellsbury might be on the chopping block, the Diamondbacks' search for a
shortstop continues, and teams will have to pony up if they want Jeff
Keppinger.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19079

Scouting the Great White North
The Evolution of Baseball in Canada

by Hudson Belinsky

A look at how the scouting of baseball players in the Great White North has
progressed

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19081

Transaction Analysis
Nationals Sign Dan Haren

by Sam Miller

New Nationals starter Dan Haren's fastball has declined considerably over the
last several seasons, but how worried should Washington be?

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19073

Minor League Update
Games of December 4

by Jason  Martinez

Notes from around the Caribbean Winter Leagues

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19082

Transaction Analysis
Boston Declares Victorino

by R.J. Anderson

The Red Sox paid for an outfielder coming off a down year. Is it an
extravagant risk?

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19078

NEW FANTASY CONTENT

Resident Fantasy Genius
The Impact of Changing Teams on Fantasy Value

by Derek Carty

When a player changes uniforms, there are multiple factors that could impact
his fantasy value.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19008

NEW BASIC CONTENT

The Lineup Card
8 Winter Meetings Memories

by Baseball Prospectus

The BP staff recounts its top memories from the Winter Meetings, from personal
experiences to outrageous acts.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19074

BP Unfiltered
Daily Draft Video: Dan Child

by Nick J. Faleris

Daily exclusive video series designed to familiarize you with the names you
need to know leading up to the 2013 amateur draft.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19086

BP Announcements
BP's New BBWAA Members

by Ben Lindbergh

Joe Hamrahi and Sam Miller are inducted into the BBWAA, and existing member
Zachary Levine is now a BP representative.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19072

BP Unfiltered
From the Winter Meetings: An interview with Dodgers President Stan Kasten

by Maury Brown

The public face of the Dodgers now rests with Stan Kasten as their president
and co-owner. On Monday we caught up with him at the Winter Meetings and asked
him about his new position in LA; how the ownership group was assembled; what
Magic Johnson brings to the table, and; how that massive TV deal factors into
what the Dodgers do, not only now, but years to come.

http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19071

PODCASTS

EFFECTIVELY WILD, THE DAILY BP PODCAST - EPISODE 95: SWITCH-HITTERS WHO
SHOULDN'T LEARN TO SWITCH-HIT/WHAT WE LEARNED FROM THE BOOK/DAN HAREN VS.
EDWIN JACKSON/THE YUNEL ESCOBAR TRADE AND THE YANKEES
http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19080

BP FANTASY PODCAST EPISODE 25: POP GOES THE WEASEL - THE THIRD BASE EPISODE
http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19044

ANNOUNCEMENTS

WINTER MEETINGS COVERAGE AT BP
Many of your favorite BP writers are in Nashville for the Winter Meetings,
bringing you the latest news, notes, and lobby banter. For more information,
see the post from Ben Lindbergh (linked below), which links to the Twitter
accounts of the Opryland crew.
http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19040

TOP TEN PROSPECT LISTS ARE IN FULL SWING
Jason Parks and the new BP prospect team are hard at work on their top-10
lists. The latest installment, on the Kansas City Royals, can be found here:
http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19043
For a complete archive of the lists, and the order of teams to come, go to:
http://www.baseballprospectus.com/prospects/

GET YOUR DAILY NEWS FIX WITH THE MINOR-LEAGUE UPDATE AND RUMOR ROUNDUP
The postseason may be over, but with winter leagues in the Caribbean and hot
stove rumors in the States, baseball is a year-round sport. We're keeping up
with the latest happenings on and off the field in Jason Martinez's
Minor-League Update and Daniel Rathman's Rumor Roundup. Here are the links to
today's installments:
Minor-League Update:
http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19082
Rumor Roundup: http://www.baseballprospectus.com/article.php?articleid=19079

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