What should Team USA look like?
The World Baseball Classic provisional rosters will be announced later this week and news is starting to slip out on who Joe Torre will be naming to t…
Planning a Boston bounce-back in 2013
So, how about that AL East? We know the Blue Jays have been busy, and the Yankees will be. The Rays can't be counted out and the Orioles just proved n…
What the U.S. WBC roster could look like
With the announcement that Joe Torre will manage Team USA in the 2013 World Baseball Classic, let's have a little fun and project who could form the …
AL East position rankings: O's seek respect
"Show us some respect," yell Baltimore Orioles fans. Or maybe they're politely demanding. But I've seen the complaints in the Power Rankings comment…
Franchise Player Draft: Round 2!
OK, the first round of the second annual Franchise Player Draft is in the books. Like last year, we thought it would be to conduct a second round, wh…
Rays missing more than Red Sox for now
Pitching, defense and three-run home runs? It’s a formula that has worked going back to the days of Earl Weaver and beyond. An inning int…
SweetSpot predictions: AL MVP
The SweetSpot network bloggers have weighed in and Miguel Cabrera is their preseason prediction for AL MVP. While Cabrera collected 17 of 38 first-pla…
Links: No respect for second basemen
Baseball America released its list of the top 100 prospects. The BA guys do a great job and I heartily recommend their annual Prospect Handbook, which…
Position Production: Up the Middle
As we discussed in the first installment yesterday, performance at different positions invariably moves around a bit from year to year, but what about…
AL Central showdown: Position rankings
We're back with more divisional position rankings for 2012. You can scream, you can holler, you can protest and call me names. But just because I ra…
Trout hits for cycle as Angels drub Mariners
Sandoval's HR caps Giants' rally past Nationals
Quintana sharp as White Sox edge Red Sox
Straily outduels Darvish as A's top Rangers
Tigers' Scherzer retires 22 straight Indians
O's snap skid with 10th-inning win over Yanks
Szymborski: Easy upgrades for contenders
Sale to miss Wednesday start for White Sox
Trout's Cycle Fuels Angels
Mike Trout became the first player born in the 1990s to hit for the cycle in the Angels' 12-0 win over the Mariners.
Jose Quintana Shuts Down Red Sox
Jose Quintana tossed 6 1/3 strong innings to lead the White Sox past the Red Sox 3-1.
Scherzer Strikes Out Seven In Tigers' Win
Baseball Tonight Spotlight: Max Scherzer improves to 6-0 in the Tigers' 5-1 win over the Indians.