Found November 04, 2013 on Baseball Professor:
Jedd Gyorko wants YOU to draft him and his 23 HR. Over the last few years, the crop of second basemen has seemed to consist of Robinson Cano, Dustin Pedroia, Ian Kinsler, Brandon Phillips and everyone else. Chase Utley was always hurt and Dan Uggla could crack 30 homers while hitting around .200, but overall it’s become a pretty disappointing position. Jason Kipnis has emerged over the last two years and now poses a legitimate threat to Cano atop the position, and a crop of young and/or formerly overlooked players are now poised to make themselves known — Scooter Gennett, Jedd Gyorko, and Nick Franklin. Questions abound at second base, so let’s get your brain churning. Drafts will be here before you know it! Where does Jurickson Profar fit in with the Rangers? Does he split time, get traded (Tampa Bay?), or go back to the minors? Elvis Andrus had a deceptively solid season last year and is signed to a big contract, so it’ll be tough to move him. Profar, despite all the hype, might b...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Breaking down the World Series with animation

We also love to see how Taiwan views of our major sporting events. This was a nice summation of what the Boston Red Sox did to the St. Louis Cardinals. We especially like the depiction of the Kolten Wong pick-off.

Rangers rumors: Ian Kinsler, Elvis Andrus, Jurickson Profar

The Texas Rangers have a problem that many teams would love to have; too many good middle infielders. While there’s been talk that they can find ways to keep their talented trio of Ian Kinsler, Elvis Andrus and Jurickson Profar in the lineup and playing regularly, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports is reporting that the Ragners are once again considering trading one of Andrus or Kinsler...
MLB News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.