Team Previews & Analysis

Royals' stars need to trend in the right direction

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The Kansas City Royals' star corner infielders have had up and down performance the past two seasons. They are oddly out of sync with one another, but if they can both trend in the same, positive...

What are the Yankees and Mariners doing?

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The Yankees and Mariners have made some of the biggest splashes this offseason, but is it enough to make either of them contenders?

The Oakland Athletics and their drafting struggles

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The Oakland Athletics have been one of baseball's best franchises since the turn of the century. But despite being a small market team that eschews big spending, their success hasn't been built on...

Hudson's place in Giants rotation

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Earlier this offseason, the San Francisco Giants signed Tim Hudson to a two year, $23 million contract. Now, the question is where he belongs in the rotation.

The Padres are a team of extremes

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The Padres' front office seems to focus on the extremes when looking at ground ball distribution. How is that affecting performance?

2014 Detroit Tigers: Lineup Efficiency

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A projection of the most efficient starting lineup for the perennially offseason-active Detroit Tigers through analysis of the projected starting eight's offensive production capabilities adjusted...

Solving the Blue Jays' Black Hole at Second Base

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With Alex Anthopolous as GM, the Toronto Blue Jays have always had little production at second base. Given the team's position on the cusp of playoff contention, upgrading the team's options at...

2014 Texas Rangers: Lineup Efficiency

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A projection of the most efficient starting lineup for the offseason-prodigal Texas Rangers through analysis of the projected starting eight's offensive production capabilities adjusted according...

Team loyalty 2014: NL edition

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Which players have spent the most time with their respective franchise in the big leagues? Check it out.

Team loyalty 2014: AL edition

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Which players have spent the most time with their respective franchise in the big leagues? Check it out.

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