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5 The Lineup Card: Eight Memorable Not Streaks by Baseball Prospectus
24 The Lineup Card: Eight Things We Learned in April by Baseball Prospectus
11 The Lineup Card: Nine Hyped Prospect First Weeks by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: April 13-19, 2015 by Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 What You Need to Know: Matt Harvey's 'Weird' Return by Daniel Rathman
1 The Week in Quotes: April 6-12, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
6 The Lineup Card: Eight Breakout Candidates for 2015 by Baseball Prospectus
27 Pebble Hunting: Every Team Gets One Do-Over by Sam Miller
9 What You Need to Know: Yo, Adrian by Daniel Rathman
0 The Week in Quotes: March 30-April 5, 2015 by Chris Mosch
16 Pre-Season Predictions by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: March 23-29, 2015 by Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: March 16-22, 2015 by Chris Mosch
0 The Week in Quotes: March 9-15, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
16 The Lineup Card: Nine Games We're Most Looking Forward to in 2015 by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: March 2-9, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: February 23-March 1, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
1 The Week in Quotes: February 17-22, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
31 The Lineup Card: Commissioner for a Day by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: February 9-16, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: February 2-8, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: January 27-February 1, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: January 19-26, 2015 by Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: January 12-19, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
2 The Week in Quotes: January 5-11, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
4 The Lineup Card: Seven New Year's Resolutions for Baseball People by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: December 29 - January 4 by Nick Bacarella and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: December 22-28, 2014 by Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
9 The Lineup Card: Seven Items That Tell the Story of Baseball in 2014 by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: December 15-21, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
2 The Week in Quotes: December 8-14, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: December 1-7, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
32 The Lineup Card: Seven Trades That Shocked Us by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: November 24-30, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: November 17-23, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: November 10-16, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
1 The Week in Quotes: November 3-9, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
18 The Lineup Card: Seven Executive of the Year Candidates by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: October 27th-November 2nd, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: October 20th-26th, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
12 The Lineup Card: Nine Unlikely Postseason Heroes by Baseball Prospectus
0 The Week in Quotes: October 13-19, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: October 6-12th, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: September 30-October 5 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: September 22-29 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
1 The Week in Quotes: September 16-22, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
3 The Week in Quotes: September 8-14 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
2 The Week in Quotes: September 2-8, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
0 The Week in Quotes: August 25-September 1, 2014 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller
28 The Lineup Card: Seven Epitaphs for Bud Selig's Reign by Baseball Prospectus
The staff recounts interesting player and team droughts.
The staff's takeaways from the season's first month.
A look back at past blue-chippers' first impressions.
Running through the notable quotes from the week that was.
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April 15, 2015 6:00 am
Things take a bizarre turn in Queens, the Nats' defensive woes continue, plus more from Tuesday and previews for Wednesday. Running through the notable quotes from the week that was.
Angels and Hamilton continue public dispute Read the full article...
The staff sees these players making big strides this season.
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April 9, 2015 11:30 am
What if every team could undo one move? If baseball teams were different, how different would they be?
This is a long article to set up another article six months from now to try to answer the question of how often a pennant race turns on one move.
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April 9, 2015 6:00 am
The Dodgers first baseman makes history, Carlos Carrasco makes good on his extension, and the Twins make a mockery out of playing the outfield.
The Wednesday Takeaway The remainder of this post cannot be viewed at this subscription level. Please click here to subscribe. Running through the notable quotes from the week that was.
Kimbrel shipped west on Opening Night Read the full article... Our picks for the playoff races and major awards this season.
Today we reveal the Baseball Prospectus staff predictions for the division standings and the major player awards (MVP,
, and Rookie of the Year) in the American and National Leagues. Each staff member's division standings predictions may be found Cy Young later in the article. Here, we present a wisdom-of-the-crowds summary of the results. In each table you'll find the average rank of each team in their division with first-place votes in parentheses, plus the results of our pre-season MVP, Cy Young, and Rookie of the Year voting.
For the MVP voting, we've slightly amended the traditional points system in place that has
been used elsewhere, dropping fourth- and fifth-place votes to make it 10-7-5 for the MVP Award, and the regular 5-3-1 for the Cy Young and Rookie of the Year Awards (that's 5 points for a first-place vote, 3 points for a second-place vote, etc.). Read the full article... Running through the notable quotes from the week that was.
Potential international draft continues to draw splitting opinions Read the full article...