Contracts

Potential NBA Style Trades

FanGraphs recently published an article, the gist of which is that, because MLB teams are self-separating into “haves” (contending teams) and “have-nots” (rebuilding/tanking teams) and because teams are essentially treating the $197 million luxury-tax threshold as a hard cap, there…

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Teams

Brew Needs Yu

The stove at the MLB Offseason Market has been lukewarm at best, which means that several of the biggest names and best performers are still available to sign with your favorite team. Yu Darvish is near the top of that…

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Contracts

The Forgotten Draft

Every year on the final day of the Winter Meetings, the MLB holds the Rule 5 Draft. While casual fans are familiar with the more publicized First-Year Player Draft that is televised on MLB Network and analyzed meticulously by baseball…

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Sabermetrics

A Godley Curveball

Who has the best pitch in baseball? If we polled a thousand people in the baseball industry, we would hear a lot of different answers. Some would say Corey Kluber’s breaking ball, others would say Zach Britton’s two-seam sinker or…

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Opinion Pieces

Top Trade Targets: Catcher

J.T. Realmuto, Catcher After trading away franchise cornerstone Giancarlo Stanton and All-Star left fielder Marcell Ozuna this winter, Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto has also reportedly requested a trade out of Miami. After kicking off a full-fledged firesale, it makes sense…

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Teams

Giants Acquire Andrew McCutchen

The Giants took the first step in fixing the MLB’s worst outfield on Monday by acquiring former NL MVP and 5-time All-Star Andrew McCutchen. Similar to the trade that brought in Evan Longoria earlier this offseason, McCutchen’s name value probably outweighs…

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