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04-06

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Future Shock: Opening Day Notebook
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Kevin Goldstein

03-31

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Overthinking It: Assessing First Impressions
by
Ben Lindbergh

04-11

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Inside The Park: The Disparate Paths of Andy Marte and Michael Brantley
by
Bradford Doolittle

04-08

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Future Shock: The Top 101 Prospects Update, Part 2
by
Kevin Goldstein

04-07

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Future Shock: The Top 101 Prospects Update, Part 1
by
Kevin Goldstein

06-07

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Prospectus Idol Entry: A Tale of Two Teams: The Attendance Game
by
Tim Kniker

04-12

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On the Beat: Week One Wrap
by
John Perrotto

03-28

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Prospectus Matchups: Opening Day Goodbyes
by
Jim Baker

04-12

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Transaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the Easts
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Christina Kahrl

04-05

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Transaction of the Day: Roster Review of the Centrals
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Christina Kahrl

04-03

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Transaction of the Day: Roster Reviews of the Wests
by
Christina Kahrl

03-27

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Transaction Analysis: March 19-26, 2007
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Christina Kahrl

03-19

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Transaction Analysis: March 13-18, 2007
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Christina Kahrl

03-13

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Transaction Analysis: March 1-12, 2007
by
Christina Kahrl

10-14

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Playoff Prospectus: The Best and Worst of Mets and Cardinals Postseason Pitching
by
Jim Baker

04-06

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Transaction Analysis: American League, March 30-April 4
by
Christina Kahrl

03-31

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Transaction Analysis: March 29-30
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Christina Kahrl

03-29

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Transaction Analysis: March 27-28
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Christina Kahrl

03-27

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Transaction Analysis: March 17-26
by
Christina Kahrl

03-14

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Transaction Analysis: March 10-13
by
Christina Kahrl

02-15

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Transaction Analysis: National League, December 15, 2005-February 11, 2006
by
Christina Kahrl

07-08

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Transaction Analysis: July 1-8
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Christina Kahrl

04-16

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Transaction Analysis: April 5-14, 2005
by
Christina Kahrl

04-12

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Transaction Analysis: March 29-April 4, 2005
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Christina Kahrl

04-01

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Transaction Analysis: March 16-28, 2005
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Christina Kahrl

03-25

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Transaction Analysis: The Wests, etc.
by
Christina Kahrl

02-14

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Transaction Analysis: Offseason - The Easts
by
Christina Kahrl

04-06

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Transaction Analysis: March 31-April 5, 2004
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Christina Kahrl

04-03

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Transaction Analysis: March 29-31, 2004
by
Christina Kahrl

03-23

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Transaction Analysis: March 16-21, 2004
by
Christina Kahrl

03-17

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Transaction Analysis: March 10-15, 2004
by
Christina Kahrl

02-11

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Transaction Analysis: January 12-February 6, 2004
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Christina Kahrl

06-07

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Transaction Analysis: May 27-June 5, 2003
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Christina Kahrl

04-09

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Transaction Analysis: March 25-April 6, 2003
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Christina Kahrl

03-27

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Transaction Analysis: March 20-24, 2003
by
Christina Kahrl

03-22

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Transaction Analysis: March 17-19, 2003
by
Christina Kahrl

03-18

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Transaction Analysis: March 11-16, 2003
by
Christina Kahrl

03-12

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Transaction Analysis: March 9-10, 2003
by
Christina Kahrl

03-27

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Transaction Analysis: March 19-25, 2002
by
Christina Kahrl

03-21

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Transaction Analysis: March 14-18, 2002
by
Christina Kahrl

04-03

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Transaction Analysis: March 23-31, 2000
by
Christina Kahrl

03-24

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Transaction Analysis: March 14-22, 2000
by
Christina Kahrl

03-15

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Transaction Analysis: March 7-13
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Christina Kahrl

02-10

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Transaction Analysis: January 25-February 4, 2000
by
Christina Kahrl

04-16

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Transaction Analysis: April 2-15
by
Christina Kahrl

04-03

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Transaction Analysis: March 22-April 1
by
Christina Kahrl

03-22

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Transaction Analysis: March 8-21
by
Christina Kahrl

04-16

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Transaction Analysis: April 6-14
by
Christina Kahrl

03-31

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Transaction Analysis: March 27-31
by
Christina Kahrl

03-27

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Transaction Analysis: March 24-26
by
Christina Kahrl

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March 19, 2007 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: March 13-18, 2007

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Christina Kahrl

Some big-name prospects report to the farm for duty, the Fish search for a flycatcher, and the Nationals take their act off-Broadway in this edition of Transaction Analysis.

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March 13, 2007 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: March 1-12, 2007

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Christina Kahrl

The Braves pick up an "All-Star," the Reds grab a potential closer, and the White Sox, Giants, and Rangers all sign key players to extensions in this edition of TA.

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Jim digs back and looks at the best starting efforts by the Mets and Cardinals in the era of divisional play.

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April 6, 2006 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: American League, March 30-April 4

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Christina Kahrl

Christina runs down all of the American League moves from the past week, as teams are already needing to tweak their rosters after some unfortunate injuries and some unfortunate decisions.

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March 31, 2006 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: March 29-30

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Christina Kahrl

There's a Roberto Petagine sighting in Seattle, another buy-out of an Indian's arbitration years, and a whole lot of backup infielders bracing themselves for a summer of 13-hour bus rides.

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March 29, 2006 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: March 27-28

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Christina Kahrl

A lot happened in the last two days, including some minor trades and some head-scratching demotions.

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March 27, 2006 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: March 17-26

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Christina Kahrl

Less than a week to go, and Christina's got a rundown of all the latest roster action.

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March 14, 2006 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: March 10-13

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Christina Kahrl

With a spate of minor league demotions, teams are starting to narrow down their options for supplementary players.

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Today Christina wraps up the offseason transactions by focusing on the National League.

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July 8, 2005 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: July 1-8

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Christina Kahrl

Chris checks in with the roster moves of the past week, in which some teams are hoping the kids can help them stay on top, and others learned the kids aren't ready.

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April 16, 2005 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: April 5-14, 2005

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Christina Kahrl

The Red Sox get back a hero, the Cubs and Twins work around the losses of key left-handed bats, and the Giants lose another AARP stud.

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April 12, 2005 12:00 am

Transaction Analysis: March 29-April 4, 2005

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Christina Kahrl

Early-season moves have featured their share of funkiness, writes Chris Kahrl.

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