Archive for March 2013

Which positions have become more offensively significant as the game grows older?

A turning point looms for this storied franchise.

Rain still has to fall before this year’s flowering Twins can grow.

Once again, Richard buys a pack of Topps and shares what he finds inside

After betting big before the 2012 season and subsequently going bust, the Angels have chosen to double down for 2013.

Obligatory references to the big trade, a disappointing season and the next savior, and some other things to talk after a year stuck in neutral.

The potential fantasy baseball implications of the Houston Astros moving to the American League West.

Do umpires call more strikes for home pitchers on pitches just off of the plate?

Kyle Lohse is the big loser of the new collective bargaining agreement. How can we fix it?

Once again, the media are too excited about prospects during spring training.

The World Series team of 2012 looks even better

Fans might not get to see much of the Astros on TV this year, and that might be a good thing.

The Indians brought in Terry Francona, but will they run into the same old problems?

Pitching will have to carry the Sox.

Here are some no-names who can make a name for themselves.

How quickly can the Sox speed away from 2012?

The surprise team that stood pat

“Daddy Wags” needs to be remembered.