Opinion & Editorial

Brandon Belt is becoming a Giant

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Brandon Belt is still young, but he's already developing into the type of player the Giants had always hoped he would.

An early look at the AL Rookie of the Year race

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This year's AL Rookie of the Year race is already shaping up to be a close and exciting contest.

Jose Bautista’s keen eye

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While Jose Bautista might be known for his power, it's not the only place where he excels.

The ‘other’ Boston reliever

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Although Junichi Tazawa isn't even the most well-known reliever in his team's bullpen, he's one of the best relievers in the game.

Felix Hernandez, king of the quality start

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Bryan Cole looks at what a stricter definition of the quality start tell us about a starter's performance, and thinks about whether a solo home run is better for the pitcher than a run scored...

Jonathan Lucroy, MLB’s most underrated catcher

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It’s time we start appreciating just how good Milwaukee’s Jonathan Lucroy is.

The bases loaded bunt

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When you think of the sacrifice bunt, you think about weak hitting middle infielders with runners on first and second with nobody out. Sometimes, things are a little less predictable.

Tracking instant replay results

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Following how umpires have fared through the first week of instant replay.

Smoking aces? Tobacco use and UCL re-tears

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There are myriad potential causes of a re-tear of the ulnar collateral ligament. Could tobacco use play a role in why some players suffer a re-tear sooner than others?

Manny Machado is the next Mike Trout

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Why Machado is the most likely of a deep pool of young superstars to strike it big with his club.

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