Eric Karabell wraps up the 2016 season with thoughts on the many power hitters, surprising middle infielders and rookies. Plus, thoughts on 2017.
Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft put a bow on the 2016 season by discussing fantasy MVPs, rankings and the top rookies for 2017, your #06010MLB questions and more.
Tristan H. Cockcroft gets you started on your 2017 fantasy baseball draft prep with an overall top 250, as well as rankings at each position.
Which players were the most valuable to fantasy owners this season? Our Player Rater ranks every player at every position to find out.
The 2016 season is almost in the books, so it's time to look ahead. When drafts begin in 2017, which players will come off the board first? Ron Shandler previews next season's top 15.
Eric Karabell reveals his top players of the season when considering value and performance, and a five-category option wins it.
Eric Karabell and Tristan Cockcroft preview the final weekend slate of the MLB season, discuss Joc Pederson's lefty splits, say goodbye to David Ortiz and Ryan Howard as well as your #06010MLB questions.
It's never too early to get started on prospect scouting for your 2017 fantasy team. Tommy Rancel ranks the top 20 prospects heading into the offseason.
Eric Karabell looks back at the top pitchers from drafts to see who underachieved and what to expect next year.
Tristan H. Cockcroft ranks the top 250 players for those playing in dynasty or keeper formats.
Eric Karabell discusses the baseball news from Monday, including an inspiring performance from Dee Gordon, who could return to lofty heights in 2017.
They're not just starting stronger -- MLB's young players are cheaper and getting more opportunities than ever before.
Jonathan Villar was ranked outside the top 300 heading into 2016 but will finish as a top-10 player. Who are some under-the-radar potential breakouts for 2017? Ron Shandler checks in.
Is this the Cubs' year? Will the Indians' run continue in the Fall Classic? We've got you covered for every pitch of the 2016 postseason.
The term spin rate, which measures the revolutions per minute on a particular pitch, is becoming part of the baseball vernacular, but it's important to know what numbers matter and which don't.
After we saw a healthy number of rookies excel this season, it's time to determine the next wave of prospects who could make a splash upon their big league arrival next year and beyond.
Eric Karabell discusses future closers for those in dynasty and keeper formats, with Atlanta's Mauricio Cabrera leading the way.
From Kris Bryant's power to Francisco Lindor's all-around game, every Cubs and Indians player brings something to the table. We rank them from 1 to 50.
World Series: Indians vs. Cubs
How confident are you about your pick? Which manager has the edge? We asked our experts for five predictions heading into the World Series.
It's Chicago against Cleveland in the Fall Classic, and both teams can thank Boston's breakdown five years ago for helping them get there.
I never got to see the Indians win a World Series with my dad, but when Cleveland hosts Game 1 on Tuesday, we'll be together in spirit. And I'll have his grandson Corey watching with me, too.
The '90s Indians squads won six division titles in a seven-year span and two pennants with an arrogant swagger. This year's group is more unassuming, but hoping for a better result.
One die-hard Indians fan has two tickets for Cleveland's first Fall Classic game in 19 years -- and a major league dilemma.
Which fan base -- Cubs or Indians -- deserves a World Series title the most? Our MLB writers weigh in on that, along with the best movies based in Chicago and Cleveland, MJ vs. LeBron and more.
Jon Lester knows what it takes to win a World Series, and is confident the younger Cubs are up to the task -- and the pressure they're about to face.
In comparing the pennant winners position by position, can the Cubs' star power and rotation top the Indians' platoons and pen?
It took haggling, prospects and a Rays sweep, but Chris Antonetti and Brian Cashman arrived at an Andrew Miller swap that left both happy. Here's how.
Only the Cubs and Indians remain, but all four teams in the LCS made it there with an individual brand of analytical credentials. And you thought sabermetrics made baseball boring.
Instead of sending it straight to a laundry machine, the Indians have put Trevor Bauer's bloody jersey from Game 3 of the ALCS on display at Progressive Field.
As Cleveland makes its third World Series appearance since 1995, the writer and director of "Major League" reflects on the movie, this year's Indians team and a potential "Major League III."
The latest news as the Cubs and Indians prepare for the World Series, including notes on Jason Kipnis, Cleveland's rotation, pitch-framing and more.
There's no shortage of intriguing storylines heading into the Fall Classic, including the Indians' aggressive baserunners against Jon Lester & Co.
The Blue Jays expect to make qualifying offers to potential free agents Jose Bautista and Edwin Encarnacion but have yet to decide whether to make the same offer to outfielder Michael Saunders.
It's looking more and more likely that Kyle Schwarber is going to join the Cubs' World Series party in an active role. So how can the team utilize him?
With teams from their respective hometowns meeting in the World Series, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James are working on an appropriate wager.
Saturday night's NLCS champagne party at Wrigley Field was the culmination of 71 years of frustration for Cubs players and fans.
Can the bullpen pitch the Indians to their first title since 1948? Will the Cubs' starting pitching end 108 years of suffering? Here's what will decide the Fall Classic.