Archive for the 'Transactions' Category

If he comes to the states, it’s far from clear how he’ll perform. Jeff looks at all the possibilities.

Is Coco one of baseball’s best closers? Jeff takes a look.

Aaron discusses the most lopsided trade of the season.

Did the Astros overpay?

Ben begins his three-part look at each team’s moves during the offseason.

Catch up on the Daily Graphings with a double-sized look at Coco Crisp (with PitchZone analysis) and the disappointing Ted Lilly.

David takes a look at Sammy Sosa’s horrible 2005 and a report that he may be headed to the Nationals.

David takes a look at Jeff Weaver’s minuscule walk rate and why it didn’t bring him as much success as it could have.

David examines why Ryan Franklin won’t do any better in Philly.

David examines Chris Young’s fly-ball tendencies, his home run rate, and how a move to Petco Park will affect him.

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

A statistical look back at Orlando “El Duque” Hernandez’s 2005 season with a take on things to come.

Aaron runs down the latest trades in a busy offseason.

Aaron reviews this offseason’s trades.

Aaron looks into his crystal ball for Seattle’s new catcher, Kenji Jojima.

They should move first base back one step to eliminate all those close plays.
John Lowenstein

Aaron breaks down all the weekend’s action.

With his first-place Padres plummeting towards .500, Kevin Towers was busy this weekend.

Aaron has some interesting notes on day one of the amateur draft.

Studes uses Win Shares to rank the biggest deals in baseball history.