Clayton Kershaw
Atlanta Braves

MLB Awards: Week Four

The MLB season is a month old. One whole month. It’s been a great month for baseball, even in some arctic conditions. The season is well into it’s stride now, though the hot takes are still largely premature, and we are beginning to get a sense for which teams could over and under achieve.… Read more

Minute Maid Park
Atlanta Braves

MLB Awards: Week Two

The second week of the Major League Baseball season gave a little further insight what we can expect in 2018. Sure, its still early, but trends are beginning to become clear. As we will no doubt hear countless times, nothing can be won in April, but you can ruin your season.… Read more

Noah Syndergaard throws live BP
Boston Red Sox

Opening Day: All the Aces on the table

Baseball is back. The elongated offseason meant it sort of never went away, but that was okay. Then the never-ending Spring Training made it seem like Opening Day was just a mirage amidst the split-squad games and minor league invitations.
By Minda Haas Kuhlmann
Chicago Cubs

Why are clubs reassigning their prospects?

Spring Training is ramping up. Major league starting pitchers have edged their pitch counts higher, with aces now going five innings into games, just as Max Scherzer and Madison Bumgarner did on Tuesday.