With the 2018 Major League Baseball Draft two weeks away, we take a look at some of the top prospects in baseball. The Braves and White Sox sit atop MLB.com's prospect rankings, pointing to a promising future for the two clubs.
Market size impacts every major sport, however Major League Baseball's absence of a hard salary cap makes it especially difficult for small market teams to reach the success of baseball's royalty.
Part one of our look into Major League Baseball's youth movement dives into five young players in the American League East that every fan needs to pay attention to.
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Getting out to an early lead in the count with first pitch strikes is crucial to the success of a pitcher. On the surface, it is clear due to the importance of being ahead in the count. Now, we examine how first pitch strikes may affect deeper stats such as FIP and K%.
Per usual the guys hit their MCMs before diving into the show. Eric breaks down the Toronto Blue Jays season outlook, Ian does his WWE update, and Rob debates the best way to make the College Football Playoff as good as March Madness. Finally, they deep dive on fantasy baseball closers.