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Updated Flu-Like Symptoms: Running Relievers Ragged

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Updated Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Florida Glove Exchange

by Bryan Grosnick, Steve Givarz, Jeffrey Paternostro and Jarrett Seidler

Tampa Bay brings in Adeiny Hechavarria and his sterling defensive reputation, while the Brewers claim former All-Star catcher Stephen Vogt off waivers from the A's. . . . more | 0 comments

Updated Premium Article Eyewitness Accounts: June 29, 2017

by BP Prospect Staff

Eyes on a pair of electric arms, a fast-rising second-sacker, and a couple international signees. . . . more | 0 comments

Updated Short Relief: Small Blessings of Baseball

by Nathan Bishop, Patrick Dubuque and David Temple

Nathan on waiting for spring, Patrick on an unexpected bonus of replay, and David on going to SABR. . . . more | 0 comments

Updated Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: Self Assessing at the (almost) Halfway Point

by Mike Gianella

Looking back and projections for Justin Bour, Mike Moustakas, Kevin Kiermaier, Daniel Norris, Yadier Molina, Daniel Murphy, Aledmys Diaz, Aaron Judge. . . . more | 0 comments

Updated Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of June 28

by Steve Givarz

Notes on Rafael Devers, Jacob Nix, Brendan Rogers, Corey Ray, and more. . . . more | 0 comments

Updated Fantasy Article The Stash List: 13th Edition

by Greg Wellemeyer

Welcome, Kyle Schwarber, welcome. Adios, Wilson Ramos and Blake Snell. . . . more | 0 comments

Wednesday, June 28

Cold Takes: The Need For (More Than) Speed

by Patrick Dubuque

Brian McCann lives his life 23.4 feet per second at a time. . . . more | 2 unread comments

Premium Article The Call-Up: Tyler Wade

by Jeffrey Paternostro and Scooter Hotz

The last piece of the Yankees' Tyler Voltron has arrived. . . . more | 0 comments

Short Relief: Curses of Confidence, Aging, and Sosa

by Zack Moser, Matt Ellis and Jason Wojciechowski

Zack tells the story of the Tell-Tale Cub, Matt watches Nick Franklin grow old before his eyes, and Jason lets you watch him grow old before your eyes. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of June 27

by Wilson Karaman

Notes on Brett Phillips, Brady Aiken, Dan Vogelbach, Bobby Bradley, Shawn Morimando, and more. . . . more | 6 unread comments

Fantasy Article Fantasy Freestyle: What is up with Zack Godley

by Mark Barry

There's another Zack G. in the D-backs rotation, and while he's not an ace like Zack Greinke his teammate, Zack Godley has been quite a welcome addition. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Deep League Report: Week 13

by Scooter Hotz

Tylers, get your guys named Tyler here! . . . more | 2 unread comments

BP Toronto: The Long March of Jose Bautista

by Greg Wisniewski

Jose Bautista is marching toward a finish line that even he can't see yet. . . . more | 0 comments

Tuesday, June 27

Baseball Therapy: The Pendulum Swings Back

by Russell A. Carleton

Something to think about next time you feel the urge to boo a pickoff attempt. . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article Notes from the Field: Carolina League All-Star Game

by John Eshleman

Notes on standouts from the Carolina League All-Star Game . . . more | 3 unread comments

Short Relief: Love Letters to the Past and Present

by Kate Preusser, Emma Baccellieri and Trevor Strunk

Kate rekindles some ballpark missed connections, Emma gazes at Michael Martinez and the Indians, while Trevor matches up Eric Young Jr. and destiny. . . . more | 1 unread comment

What You Need to Know: Lucky 13

by Stacey Gotsulias

Cleveland storms back, Yasiel Puig shows off his arm, Javier Baez makes two wow plays, and the Cubs almost blow it. . . . more | 0 comments

Fantasy Article Closer Report: Week 13

by Matt Collins

The Nationals would love to switch places with the Angels when it comes to the bullpens. Both teams are frustrating as heck for fantasy players. . . . more | 3 unread comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of June 26

by Steve Givarz

Notes on Royce Lewis, Yadier Alvarez,, Chase Vallot, Lewis Brinson, Ian Anderson, and more. . . . more | 13 unread comments

Expert FAAB Review: Week 13

by Mike Gianella

Tyler Austin is back on the radar. Should we just ignore him? Also, what does the future of Stephen Vogt hold in Milwaukee? And while it's true that Flags Fly Forever, is the same true for Cameron Perkins? . . . more | 0 comments

BP Kansas City: Instant Royals

by Craig Brown

Don't look now, but the Royals are rolling. . . . more | 0 comments

BP Milwaukee: Claiming Vogt

by Jack Moore

The Brewers shook things up behind the plate. . . . more | 0 comments

BP South Side: It's Time to Talk About Avisail Garcia

by Ryan Schultz

Logic says that he'll regress to the player he's always been, but he's already defied logic by doing this for 70 games. . . . more | 0 comments

Monday, June 26

Banjo Hitter: The First 162: Trea Turner

by Aaron Gleeman

Trea Turner's first 162 games have featured some greatness, some goodness, and a few remaining questions. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Premium Article Flu-Like Symptoms: Defying the Odds

by Rob Mains

Every streak has an exception, and we've got the weird teams to prove it. . . . more | 0 comments

The Call-Up: Franklin Barreto

by Mark Anderson and Mike Gianella

Can the A's top prospect make regretting the Josh Donaldson trade a thing of the past? . . . more | 1 unread comment

Premium Article Guarding The Lines: Advancements vs. Blips

by Jarrett Seidler

Separating signal from noise can be difficult in the prospect landscape. . . . more | 0 comments

Premium Article The Prospectus Hit List: June 26, 2017

by Ben Carsley

Those plucky, upstart Los Angeles Dodgers are riding high. . . . more | 6 unread comments

Short Relief: Foul Fielders, Scripting Homers, and Hit Streaks

by Meg Rowley, James Fegan and Holly Wendt

Meg finds a rule and fights to break it, James puts Kevin Millar's HR into context, and Holly looks at Philly hit streaks. . . . more | 2 unread comments

What You Need to Know: Something to Balk About

by Ashley Varela

The Angels balk in a run, three rookies go deep, Felix Hernandez pitches like a King, and the Orioles snap an unusual skid. . . . more | 4 unread comments

Premium Article Minor League Update: Games of June 23rd-25th

by Mark Anderson

Victor Robles, Yoan Moncada, Scott Kingery, Ryan McMahon and more. . . . more | 7 unread comments

Fantasy Article The Buyer's Guide: Mike Montgomery

by Eric Roseberry

Mike Montgomery has been effective for the Cubs as a starting pitcher. But what does that have to do with the price of beans as it relates to your fantasy team? . . . more | 0 comments