Welcome to the first in-season business of baseball report. Every week at this time Brian will break down the top business stories of the previous week, and try to add a little insight and (poor) humor. So let’s get right into the action …
Does the “sophomore slump” really exist? Aaron examines what happens the year after a Rookie of the Year season.
Aaron examines what is suddenly baseball’s strongest position.
Mike Cameron goes on the DL, Terry Francona is released from the hospital and the rest of the news around the majors.
We look into our crystal balls for what 2005 holds in store.
It’s been a long, long lonely winter.
Aaron previews the 2003 champs.
The second installment of Aaron’s third annual Top 50 Prospects series.
A quick look at stadium development throughout the league.
Aaron kicks off his review of last season’s top 50 prospects.
Aaron breaks down the second wave of free agent signings, from Boomer Wells to Carl Pavano.
Aaron breaks down the first wave of free agent signings, from Troy Glaus to Elmer Dessens.
Aaron’s crystal ball was a little hazy this year.
From the hitter’s haven in Colorado to a couple of pitcher’s paradises on the West Coast, Aaron takes a look at how the ballparks around baseball have played this year.
While pitching depth might carry a team in the regular season, front-line talent is crucial in the playoffs. Aaron examines each contender’s postseason pitching staff for clues about who might be best suited for success in October.
This weekend was a busy one, as teams all around baseball were wheeling and dealing. Aaron gets you up to speed on the biggest deadline deals.
The second installment checking up on how the best prospects in baseball are doing this season.
Which players are having the best rookie seasons so far in 2004 and how does this year’s class compare to Dontrelle Willis, Angel Berroa and the 2003 rookies? Aaron takes a look.
Aaron looks back at what happened in the first-half, with an eye towards what might happen in the second.
Join Aaron, Larry, Studes, Craig, Vinay, Lee and Bryan as they watch the All-Star game.