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  • Steven Souza and Michael Taylor: Buried in Washington
    in RotoGraphs by Brad Johnson - 11/25/2014 -  7
    Steven Souza and Michael Taylor enter the picture. They're both thoroughly blocked by veteran studs, and they both have massive fantasy potential. We'll start with Souza. He posted a .350/.432/.590

  • Michael Taylor, Liam Hendriks and Simon Castro: Prospect Chatter
    in RotoGraphs by Jason Catania - 1/5/2012 -  4
    play out. 1) Michael Taylor, A's With news of Coco Crisp reportedly re-signing with the A's on a two-year, $14 million deal, Taylor's 2012 just got a bit murkier. While the 26-year-old

  • Jason Kipnis, Michael Taylor, Tom Milone: Mining the Minors
    in RotoGraphs by Jason Catania - 7/22/2011 -  12
    at MI. ETA: Now! Michael Taylor, OF Organization: A's Current Level: Triple-A Statistics: .278 BA; .813 OPS; 10 HRs; 38 RBIs; 22:46 K:BB over 209 ABs 40-man roster: Yes Opportunity Rating: 8

  • Francoeur Denies Taylor Second Hit
    in NotGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 9/8/2011 -  9
    Jeff Francoeur throws out Michael Taylor at first base from right field. Your second major league hit was denied by getting thrown out by the right fielder. Yea... that sucks. I bet he

  • The Dodgers and Jacoby Ellsbury
    in Community by Weston Taylor - 10/31/2013 -  0

  • Hitting Wins Championships(?)
    in Community by Weston Taylor - 10/22/2014 -  2

  • Mets Dig Deep, Find Logan Taylor
    in FanGraphs by JD Sussman - 5/3/2013 -  11
    Florida State League affiliate has the minor leagues' best rotation. It features Noah Syndergaard, Domingo Tapia, Luis Mateo (who is on the disabled list with an elbow injury), Michael Fulmer (DL

  • Implications of Houston's Move on Brett Wallace
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 11/19/2011 -  4
    for Michael Taylor, and then dealt six months later to the Astros for Anthony Gose. Perhaps he's run out of geographical locations as a fit and whatever karma he's carrying decided that his entire team

  • Third Base Updated Rankings: September
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 9/6/2011 -  10
    Pablo Sandoval Kevin Youkilis Evan Longoria Adrian Beltre Alex Rodriguez Brett Lawrie Michael Young David Wright Tier 2 becomes kind of a kitchen sink of solid producers in a variety

  • Michael Young and Benjamin Franklin
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 7/18/2012 -  11
    In May, Michael Young was the #9 consensus ranked third baseman. In June, he hit .257/.306/.327 with zero home runs and zero stolen bases, which was really only slightly worse than the .280/.306/.372

  • Third Base Tiers: June
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 6/8/2012 -  16
    then perhaps we should temper expectations. Sandoval and Longoria are here due to injury, but will likely jump up in a month. Tier 3 Mark Trumbo David Freese Kyle Seager Michael

  • Blow Up Your Innings
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 8/22/2013 -  22
    Miller, Jarred Cosart, Tony Cingrani, Taylor Jordan, Sonny Gray, Zack Wheeler, Julio Teheran, and Danny Salazar. I'm probably missing several names here. Some of these pitchers have hard and fast inning

  • Casey McGehee and Rumors of Demise
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 9/3/2011 -  0
    Prince Fielder and where Mat Gamel and Taylor Green fit in. How McGehee finishes in September is going to not only impact his future with his real-life team, but how fantasy managers view his

  • Michael Pineda in Pinstripes
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 1/14/2012 -  17
    So Michael Pineda has parlayed his All-Star performance in Seattle into a gig in the Big Apple due to the overwhelming needs of Seattle's offense. Many are thinking Pineda slots in right behind C.C.

  • Michael Saunders Makes Good
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 11/28/2012 -  1
    when it comes to Michael Saunders. After three failed experiments at the Major League level, Saunders, 26, finally showed some of the promise the club hoped for as early as 2007. Over 553 plate

  • Michael Saunders is a Box of Chocolates
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 11/21/2014 -  10
    Michael Saunders had an infuriating 2014 season. Just ask Jack Zduriencik. Condor was good with the bat, sometimes even great. He played by most accounts superior defense. He did things on second

  • Third Base 2011 Playoffs Edition: Worst In A Decade?
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 9/27/2011 -  5
    , is predicated on playing time and you might see Taylor Green give him a run for his money in Spring. Betemit will be arbitration eligible and depending on his landing spot, his playing time

  • Michael Cuddyer Defies Platoon Logic
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 10/25/2013 -  3
    As a fantasy manager, you look at Michael Cuddyer's 2013 season statistics and there should be giant flashing red lights around this number: .382. That's Cuddyer's BABIP. Granted, he earned a good

  • Michael Barr's 10 Bold Projections
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 3/2/2012 -  10

  • Can Michael Saunders Meet His Potential?
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 11/22/2013 -  8
    It seems like Michael Saunders has been tantalizing fantasy managers with his annual seven weeks of quality hitting for the better part of this century. Even for a Mariner fan, it's surprising

  • Picking Up Chris Taylor
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 8/18/2014 -  11
    With Hanley Ramirez out another week with his oblique injury, picking up and starting Chris Taylor as the Mariners play in Philadelphia and Boston looks like a decent replacement option in weekly

  • Risers at Third Base: Michael Cuddyer, Mark Reynolds, Scott Sizemore
    in RotoGraphs by Michael Barr - 6/21/2011 -  3
    a stab at what these gentlemen may produce from here on out, leaving that to the rest-of-the-season-machines, but I wanted to shed light on a few emerging developments over at the five. Michael Cuddyer

  • Tale Of Two Taylor Guerrieris
    in FanGraphs by Mike Newman - 7/13/2012 -  1
    Recently, Tampa Bay Rays first-round pick Taylor Guerrieri received a tremendous write up for Bullpen Banter by JD Sussman. In it, the young right-hander showed enough to "profile as a top

  • Taylor Dugas, On-Base Machine
    in RotoGraphs by Nathaniel Stoltz - 3/3/2014 -  2
    The 2014 Baseball America Prospect Handbook left outfielder Taylor Dugas off the Yankees' Top 30 prospect list, and the New York system isn't particularly well regarded, coming in 18th in BAs system

  • Taylor Jordan: Sleeper Deluxe
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 3/26/2014 -  20
    There's an intriguing battle taking place on the Nationals between two rather similar pitchers. Both Taylor Jordan and Tanner Roark debuted in Washington last year and impressed. Though Roark did

  • Looking Back: The Brien Taylor Story
    in FanGraphs by Mike Axisa - 1/4/2012 -  40
    Most of us spent the holidays with friends and family, celebrating the New Year and making resolutions we probably won't keep. Brien Taylor was busy celebrating his 40th birthday the day after

  • Stashing Chris Taylor in Dynasty Leagues
    in RotoGraphs by Ben Duronio - 10/13/2014 -  8
    , Hanley Ramirez, and Chris Taylor. The two most interesting names on that list are former top prospect Brad Miller and 2012 fifth round draft pick Chris Taylor. Having owned Taylor in dynasty

  • 2009 Impact Rookie: Taylor Teagarden
    in RotoGraphs by Marc Hulet - 3/7/2009 -  3
    well-rounded - is Taylor Teagarden, whom the club drafted out of the University of Texas in the third round of the 2005 draft. The 25-year-old's road to the Majors was slowed by injuries (including Tommy

  • Has Taylor Jungmann Righted The Ship?
    in RotoGraphs by Scott Strandberg - 4/18/2014 -  0
    When the Milwaukee Brewers selected Taylor Jungmann with the 12th pick in the 2011 draft, he was seen as a polished prospect with an advanced feel for pitching who would move quickly through

  • Quiz: Carson Cistulli, or Jonathan Taylor Thomas?
    in NotGraphs by Robert J. Baumann - 2/27/2013 -  6
    to identify whether a given photo depicts belovéd NotGraphs editor Carson Cistulli or former pre-teen heartthrob Jonathan Taylor Thomas? Thank you. NOTE: The quiz formatting is screwy, because I am

  • Zach Walters & Chris Taylor: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 8/13/2014 -  5
    Taylor | SS SEA | 9% Owned This recommendation makes me sad. I was a big fan of Brad Miller's heading into the season, drafting him in two of my three leagues, but outside of June, he's been

  • Apropos of Something: Three GIFs of Taylor Jordan's Slider
    in NotGraphs by Carson Cistulli - 3/10/2014 -  3
    As the largely irresponsible leaderboard published by the author today at FanGraphs indicates, Washington right-hander Taylor Jordan has been the best pitcher of spring training by an obscure

  • Q&A: Taylor Guerrieri, Rays Pitching Prospect
    in FanGraphs by David Laurila - 11/30/2012 -  2
    The Tampa Bay Rays have a deep and talented pitching staff, which extends into their farm system. Of the bunch, Taylor Guerrieri has a chance to be as good as any. A 20-year-old [as of tomorrow

  • Anthony Rendon & Taylor Jordan: Waiver Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 6/27/2013 -  4
    soon. Both Anthony Rendon and Taylor Jordan could end up playing a role on fantasy teams this season, but are they worth a pickup right now? Anthony Rendon 3B/2B 75% owned in CBSSports.com

  • Nathan Eovaldi & Taylor Jordan: Deep League Wire
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 6/26/2013 -  4
    the zone. Taylor Jordan | WAS SP | 8% Owned Who? Yeah, don't feel bad. I had no idea who this guy was just two days ago either. Dan Haren's shoulder injury that landed him on the DL finally freed me

  • Tweets That Weren't, Michael Cuddyer Edition
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 7/9/2013 -  7
    I feel bad for Michael Cuddyer.

  • The Extent of Michael Bourn's Capability
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 1/7/2013 -  50
    , three of them, from the other end. Josh Hamilton hit one of them, and Curtis Granderson hit zero of them. Robinson Cano hit zero of them. Jay Bruce and Mike Trout each hit zero of them. Michael

  • Michael Morse: Will the Production Continue?
    in RotoGraphs by Jeff Zimmerman - 8/26/2011 -  13
    Michael Morse is having his best season ever with 21 home runs and a 0.319 average. The 29 year old has filled in the void left at 1B when Adam Dunn signed with the White Sox this off season. I

  • Michael Young = Derek Jeter?
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 4/12/2011 -  41
    On the Monday evening ESPN SportsCenter, Dave Winfield was highlighting the big plays of the afternoon tilt between the Rangers and the Tigers. Since Michael Young went two-for-four with a big RBI

  • Michael Cuddyer, Already a Met
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 11/10/2014 -  127
    Michael Cuddyer wasn't expected to receive a qualifying offer from the Rockies, so, he received a qualifying offer from the Rockies. Michael Cuddyer was expected to accept the qualifying offer, so

  • Michael Young's Value
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/6/2008 -  11
    Today, Michael Young was named the Gold Glove winner for the American League at shortstop, a selection that rivals some of the worst picks the managers have ever made. Young is, by pretty much every

  • Michael Bourn, Chopped Liver?
    in FanGraphs by Eno Sarris - 12/26/2012 -  117
    Why isn't there more interest in Michael Bourn? A six-win center fielder is on the market, and our most recent article on the subject is whether or not his agent has waited too long to get him a deal

  • Has Michael Brantley Arrived?
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 5/16/2011 -  11
    , but Zach Jackson washed out early, Rob Bryson still toils in the minor leagues, and the second-biggest piece, Michael Brantley, had struggled mightily in his short time with the big club, compiling

  • Change of Scenery: Michael Aubrey
    in FanGraphs by Marc Hulet - 6/26/2009 -  2
    to triple-A. This week, the Orioles organization picked up former first-round pick Michael Aubrey, who never reached his potential in Cleveland thanks to a rash of injuries. The left-handed hitting first

  • Michael Bourn's Market Value
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/27/2012 -  39
    If you go to the Free Agent Leaderboards, you'll see Michael Bourn's name at the top, as the sort for the list is set to descending 2012 WAR, and Bourn has the highest WAR this season (+6.1) of any

  • The Versatile Michael Cuddyer
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Axisa - 6/26/2010 -  4
    , it was not meant to be. With their third basemen putting up just a .271 wOBA this season, the Twins have started Michael Cuddyer at the hot corner fives times in the last week or so (six counting today

  • Michael Pineda's Not Messing Around
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 9/23/2014 -  19
    When the Yankees traded for Michael Pineda, they didn't know he'd need surgery on his shoulder labrum. Had they known that, they certainly wouldn't have agreed to the move. See, that's because labral

  • Michael Pineda's Debut
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 4/7/2011 -  17
    was Michael Pineda, a highly touted prospect who was making his Major League debut for the Mariners. At 6'7 and 250 pounds, Pineda looks the part of a dominating frontline starter, and after he showed

  • Michael Fiers is the Fire
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 7/9/2012 -  5
    Michael Fiers is the fire that the Brewers rotation needed when Shaun Marcum went down. What remains to be seen is if he's the slow-burning campfire that will keep giving all year or the short-lived

  • Shifting Michael Young
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 10/4/2010 -  7
    The Rays-Rangers portion of the American League playoffs is set to kickoff Wednesday. Michael Young might be the Rangers’ fifth or sixth best hitter depending on the day (and Lupe Fiasco’s favorite

  • An Untimely Meditation on Michael Young
    in FanGraphs by Matt Klaassen - 9/5/2011 -  47
    Michael Young won't go away. He's 34 years old. He's a bad defender pretty much anywhere on the diamond. He doesn't walk much or hit for exceptional power. His biannual off-season whining when