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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 604: PECOTA`s Surprising Pitcher Projections by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam share their thoughts on some of PECOTA`s most surprising pitcher projections.
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20 hours ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 603: Dirk Hayhurst on Pace and the Batter-Pitcher Balance of Power by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam talk to former major leaguer Dirk Hayhurst about the player`s perspective on MLB`s efforts to speed up games.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Moonshot: Forecasting With Fastball Frequency by Robert Arthur

Can we improve on PECOTA`s forecast for a hitter just by looking at which pitchers the opposing catcher called?
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

The -Only League Landscape: National League Second Basemen by Keith Cromer

A closer look at the keystone options in the senior circuit.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dynasty League Positional Rankings: Top 50 Second Basemen by Bret Sayre

Sizing up the second-sackers for the long haul.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape, Dynasty Edition: Nick Franklin vs. Marcus Semien by Craig Goldstein

The Ray takes on the A.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Player Profile: Aaron Hill by J.P. Breen

Is there reason to hope that the Snakes` keystoner could bounce back?
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Pitching Backward: The Cost of Being on Baseball`s Bad Side by Jeff Long

What losing the All-Star game means for Baltimore.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Colby Rasmus is the Astros by R.J. Anderson

Houston signs a guy who`ll strike out and hit some homers, the Rangers get a better backup catcher, and Kelly Johnson goes back to the other East.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 602: These Emails Are Marked As Important by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam banter about their favorite regular-season games, then answer listener emails about player relocation, bidding for top prospects, transaction crowdsourcing, and more.
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Cubs Get Raysy by Sahadev Sharma and Craig Goldstein

Dexter Fowler gives Chicago OBP at the top of the lineup and gives Maddon the flexibility to mix and match in myriad ways.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Rangers Get Durable by R.J. Anderson and Mark Anderson

A season after injuries destroyed everything, Texas adds Yovani Gallardo, who makes 30 starts like a lazy editor makes bad metaphors.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Nationals Stare Into The Future by Sam Miller and Mike Gianella

Washington signs the top free agent on this year`s market, Max Scherzer.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Pebble Hunting: The Hitters Who Changed PECOTA`s Mind by Sam Miller

Whose 2014 season, good or bad, had enough of an impact to drastically change how PECOTA views them?
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Quinton: Middle Infielders, Expectations, and Weaknesses by Jeff Quinton

How to handle the reality that many second basemen (and shortstops) perform poorly in most fantasy categories.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Players to Target: Second Basemen by BP Fantasy Staff

You might want to consider picking up these keystoners in your fantasy drafts and auctions this spring.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

State of the Position: Second Base by J.P. Breen

The keystone might be deeper than you think.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Week in Quotes: January 12-19, 2015 by Nick Bacarella, Chris Mosch and Nick Wheatley-Schaller

Running through the notable quotes from the week that was.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rumor Roundup: Big Yields Shields by Daniel Rathman

With Scherzer off the board, James Shields is going to be a hot topic. The Tigers are interested.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Unlikely Nori by R.J. Anderson and Craig Goldstein

The Giants finally get in on the offseason action.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 600: If You Love Your GM, Should You Set Him Free? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam banter about Gabe Kapler and Chris Tillman, then discuss the Orioles` dilemma about whether to let GM Dan Duquette leave (with help from The Good Wife).
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Astros Get Evan by R.J. Anderson, Ben Carsley, Jordan Gorosh and Jeff Moore

The Astros get Evan Gattis from the Braves for three prospects.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

The -Only League Landscape: National League First Basemen by Keith Cromer

Risky options at the top muddy the waters at this position.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Dynasty League Positional Rankings: Top 50 First Basemen by Bret Sayre

Taking the long view on this position for fantasy purposes.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Tale of the Tape, Dynasty Edition: Brandon Belt vs. Lucas Duda by J.P. Breen

Which of these first sackers should you choose in multi-year formats?
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11 days ago  |  Discuss
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