Archive for May 2006

Craig reviews some of the general thoughts readers had about draft strategy and offers some of his own thoughts on the “You Are The GM” challenge.

Craig looks at the avalanche of responses to our “You Are The GM” challenge, and discovers that you can never have too much pitching

Craig follows up his earlier article on Bert Blyleven with some thoughts about curveball pitchers.

Craig takes a different kind of look at a familiar topic … the Hall of Fame candidacy of Bert Blyleven.

What if Cesar Cedeno were his own grandfather?

Craig pontificates on the meaning of progress in baseball.

Craig introduces the concept of “Fibonacci Loss Points.”

An amateur draft challenge for our readers.

In the time it takes you to read this article, a few of these players can make it all the way around the bases.

All leagues are not created equal.

Craig looks at baseball’s ups and downs, now in handy chart form!

Craig previews the hitter-rich but pitcher-poor Devil Rays.

If Ryan Franklin didn’t have bad starts, would he be still be a lousy pitcher?

Craig Burley and Thomas Ayers give an update on the latest World Baseball Classic developments.

Craig examines what actually happened last night.

Craig looks at Brian Sabean’s strategy for making his first-round picks. There’s trouble afoot for the Giants’ GM.

Yadier Molina is being asked to emulate Johnny Bench. Can he do it?

Craig surveys the best minor league pitchers you’ve never heard of.

Craig bids an unexpected and extended farewell to the Royals manager in Toronto.

Roger Clemens and Greg Maddux gave us something nearly unique last Friday night – a matchup of 300-game winners.