– Game Called – My
final column here.
– The Greatest Series No One Saw – Incredible,
yes, but was this the greatest World Series ever? Objectively,
quite possibly yes.
– Fantasy Blows Ohtani – The
fantasy baseball industry missed a great opportunity to prove
that it understands baseball
- Your 2018 World Series Champion is… -
Did the Astros change the
way franchises build champions? Who will win in 2018?
– Why’d I Get These Guys – the
November XFL draft and the first looks into 2018
– Why Did I Trade Verlander –
analysis of a keeper league trade
– Giolito’s Honor – Lucas
Giolito broke out in a big way down the stretch, but is it
– In Dusty We Busty – Baker
has brought a long legacy of endings like this one.
– Otani’s Future Home – Speculation
on where Shohei Otani will begin his major league career
– Dusty Must Go – the
Nats’ skipper once again made questionable choices in the
playoffs that jeopardize the team’s chances.
– Washington Crossing the Delaware – did
the Nats whiff yet again at the trade deadline?
– Where Are These Guys? – why
haven’t Kingery and Rosario been called
– Memorial Day Sale – A
large number of players are off to surprisingly good starts;
can they sustain them?
– Two Weeks In – two
weeks is not enough of a sample to make definitive predictions
but there are clues
– The Pick of the Litter:
filling out my XFL reserve
squad yielded some interesting choices.
– The End of Everything:
Sometimes it’s the gut punch that
knocks you out.
- Why I Picked These Guys, 8th
My annual rundown of the November XFL
– The Compleat Gallo: Joey
Gallo has few comparables but this is my best effort to figure
out his future in the majors.
– Bold Predictions for 2017: It’s
early so that makes them more “bold”, right?
– Assessing the Deadline Deals: Early
calls on the winners and losers of the trade deadline
– The Strange Case of Joey Gallo: The
Texas prospect has all-time power and a fixable flaw.
– the Upton Conundrum:
both Upton brothers are experiencing
unusual years: one bad, one good
– Hidden Greatness: this
pitcher should be getting more Hall of Fame hype.
– More Notes: Observations
on DFS, Velasquez, Wainwright, Brown and the Astros.
– Notes on the New Season: The
first week has been eventful and comment-worthy
– Spring Christmas: The
XFL has two big holidays every year and one of them was this
– The 2016 Top 50 Fantasy Prospects:
My list of the best prospects for your
– Everyone Else’s Top Prospects: An
aggregated list of the Top 100 prospects in baseball.