The Starting Pitching Market Is in Shambles

Need rotation help for the stretch run and postseason? Good luck with that. This year, you’ll need to navigate a minefield of underperformers, question marks, and the walking wounded.

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The BTV Podcast #30: Risers and Fallers for June

Now that we have more data, values have started to stabilize. Still, some major leaguers have spiked more than others. Who’s hot and who’s not? In this episode, we touch on that, plus an update on a recent complicated trade.

The Trickiness of Max Scherzer's Trade Value

Want an ace for the stretch run and postseason? Then get prepared to deal with the complications: 10/5 rights, deferred salary payments, back pay…

Projecting Trevor Story's Value at the Trade Deadline

If Trevor Story performs as expected, how much can the Rockies expect to get for him at the deadline? And wouldn’t it be less because they’d lose a draft pick if they traded him? Not necessarily.

The BTV Podcast #29: Explaining the Rays' Trades

The Rays made several moves recently (including one big one), despite the fact that it’s still early in the season. What are they thinking? In this episode, we break those down, and also touch on the trickiness of the Nats potentially trading Max Scherzer.

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The Starting Pitching Market Is in Shambles

TradesPlayersNeed to fortify your rotation for the stretch run and postseason? Good luck with that.  In a normal trade deadline year, good starters usually command premium prices, because of the impact they can make on a game (or a postseason series)...

The BTV Podcast, Episode 30: Nottingham’s Travels

TradesPlayersWelcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down the latest news and transactions, including the completion of the Andrew...

The BTV Podcast, Episode 29: Groundhog Rays

TradesPlayersWelcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down the latest news and transactions, including another flurry of Rays moves....

The Trickiness of Max Scherzer’s Trade Value

TradesPlayersDespite the fact that it’s still early in the season, we’re already hearing rumblings in the media about Max Scherzer becoming a trade candidate at the deadline. After all, the Nationals’ chances of making the playoffs are slipping...

The BTV Podcast, Episode 28: Trout Territory

TradesPlayersWelcome back to the Baseball Trade Values Podcast! In this episode, founder John Bitzer (@johnbitzer2) and Associate Editor Joshua Iversen (@jive_mlb) break down the latest news and transactions, leaguewide performance updates for the...