A highly-heralded Japanese import could come to America for 2008. What kind of player is he?
Where do the guys at the top of the order come from, and how well do teams do at procuring them?
Aces low in the NL Central, Jake Peavy takes a breather, Barry Bonds’ bad wheels, plus more news on the aches and pains around the game.
Look, you’ve got even more homework, but it’s the kind you’re going to like.
How often do we get what we expect from some sorts of series, and who’s headed in what direction relative to last year?