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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 590: How Much Should Minor Leaguers Make? by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam talk to pitcher-turned-attorney Garrett Broshuis about his class-action lawsuit seeking higher wages for minor league players.
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BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 589: How Super Mega Baseball Was Made by Ben Lindbergh

Ben talks to Scott Draper of Metalhead Software about the development of their successful new video game, Super Mega Baseball.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Padres Add Myers by R.J. Anderson and Wilson Karaman

Wil Myers is swapped for the second time in as many years. What gives?
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

BP Daily Podcast: Effectively Wild Episode 588: The Emails That the Winter Meetings Didn`t Want You to Hear by Ben Lindbergh and Sam Miller

Ben and Sam answer listener emails about baseball aesthetics, baseball myths, and trades involving only big leaguers, then discuss the Dodgers` Brett Anderson signing.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Ninety-Percent Mental: It`s Happening! by Lewie Pollis

The league might be catching up to the inefficiency in non-player compensation.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Headley Weapon by R.J. Anderson and Ben Carsley

The Yankees re-sign Chase Headley, the Astros get a hitter to play shortstop, and Brett Anderson has incentives.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Rumor Roundup: It`s Hard To Make Dan Haren Happy by Daniel Rathman

The Marlins might try to flip Dan Haren, but options are limited. Also, the Cubs aren`t interested in Colby Rasmus, and Brad Penny is mentioned.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Prospectus Feature: The Surprising Math Teams Use to Value a Compensation Pick by Jeff Quinton

Why does the value a team places on a draft pick seem to change from situation to situation?
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rule 5 Draft Recap: Scouting the Picks by Jeff Moore

Intel on the 13 players selected on Thursday.
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Sixty Percent of a Red Sox Rotation by Andrew Koo

How the Red Sox rotation has almost entirely turned over in less than a year.
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Rumor Roundup: The Slugging Korean Shortstop, Or Perhaps Non-Slugging Third Baseman by Daniel Rathman

Posting will begin soon for Jung-Ho Kang, Ian Desmond seems intent on testing free agency, and Mike Morse is mentioned for the Marlins.
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Turn Down For Rut by R.J. Anderson and Bret Sayre

The Angels fill the hole left by Howie Kendrick.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Dodgers` First Dump by Craig Goldstein

After years of taking on big contracts, the new-look Dodgers front office found a pretty good opportunity to shed one.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Pitchers the Reds Shed by R.J. Anderson, Zachary Levine and Jordan Gorosh

Mat Latos goes to Miami and Alfredo Simon goes to Detroit, and another trade might be coming for the Reds rotation.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: All the Fantasy Angles by J.P. Breen, Mike Gianella, Wilson Karaman, Ben Carsley and Nick Shlain

We`ll be updating this as the day goes on.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Santana and Morales, One Year Later by Sam Miller

How much can change in a year, even when nothing really changes?
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: League-Worst Bullpen No More by R.J. Anderson

The Astros pick up two relievers who should add some credibility to the team`s late-inning efforts.
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Antonio Bastardo Trade by R.J. Anderson

This happened, too.
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: The Cubs Finally Land One by Sahadev Sharma

After finishing second in a number of high-end free agent pursuits, the front office lands Jon Lester. That should help them snap another string of disappointing finishes.
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Cubs Get Montero, Braves Add Callaspo by R.J. Anderson

A couple of the mid-afternoon moves from Tuesday`s winter meetings.
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Cubs Get Montero, Braves Add Callaspo by R.J. Anderson

A couple of the mid-afternoon moves from Tuesday`s winter meetings.
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: What`s Plan A? by Sam Miller

Oakland is tearing down a team that had the best run differential in baseball last year. Is this consistent with last summer`s trades?
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Cubs Get Montero, Braves Add Callaspo by R.J. Anderson

A couple of the mid-afternoon moves from Tuesday`s winter meetings.
Via Baseball Prospectus
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: What`s Plan A? by Sam Miller

Oakland is tearing down a team that had the best run differential in baseball last year. Is this consistent with last summer`s trades?
Via Baseball Prospectus
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Transaction Analysis: Cubs Get Montero, Braves Add Callaspo by R.J. Anderson

A couple of the mid-afternoon moves from Tuesday`s winter meetings.
Via Baseball Prospectus
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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