Hayden Simpson and Taijuan Walker were a couple of first-round picks last year, but which one looked best in the head-to-head showdown?
With Bruce Chen off to the DL, the Royals get to see what the return for David DeJesus can do.
The tater trots for May 9: Hunter Pence with an awkward trot, Victor Martinez takes a stroll to the countryside, and Mitch Moreland is unclockable.
A Nationals lefty steals the show from Bryce Harper and notes from around the day in the minors.
The Phillies await reinforcements just as they hit the toughest part of their schedule, while the Braves’ mound corps carries them past the Marlins for the number-two spot in the NL rankings.
How much does a pitcher’s secondary arsenal, mound presence, and poise play into a scout’s evaluation?
The Red Sox summon a top prospect, the Tigers change their Rhymes scheme, the Mets get their Bay back, the Red Sox bullpen and the Mariners outfield are overhauled, and the Reds said Fred.
A pair of catchers hit the AL- and NL-only VP lists while a pair of second basemen arrive on the standard list
Top prospects getting the call and the usual injury replacements in this week’s look at the Tout waiver wire
Prospects not hitting, veterans not earning their pay, the end of a significant hit streak, and Andre Ethier’s 30-20 hitting streak.
What does the future hold for Derek Jeter, and how can we tell?
An attempt at an exhaustive guide to MLB mascots.
The inaugural installment of a new series by beatwriter Marc Carig. This week: Miguel Cabrera hits almost every strike he gets and a former Gold Glover proposes the simplest of defensive metrics.