Archive for August 2012

What are the Dodgers up to?

A reader’s query and Molina’s injury spark a discussion of home plate collisions.

The stretch run! Onward and upward!

Can Pedro Ciriaco maintain his production? And for how much longer will David Phelps have a rotation spot?

He was a good player, and a better man.

The stretch run cometh

A look at Matt Moore’s “secretly” excellent rookie season.

Melky was betrayed by biochemistry.

The bored sportscaster’s crutch of a line gets a more serious look than it deserves

Big free-agent contracts are iffy, and his will be iffier than most.

An honor long overdue.

Seedlings of ideas intended to improve the game of baseball and :an experience

Grinding our way into the stretch run

Jeff Moore answers prospect-related questions from readers.

Michael A. Stein of Fantasy Judgment discusses a recent case where the Court approved a trade made between two teams in a large fantasy baseball keeper league.

A slugger remembered for his errors—and his nickname.

Adrian Beltre is good. Giancarlo Stanton has a decent amount of power. John Axford is having a difficult year. All this and more cutting edge analysis in this week’s awards.

Another week, another grind

And then there were three…

The newest major league stadium is a real upgrade, but it doesn’t make the top 10.