The Yankees Are in a Bind

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The Yankees Are in a Bind

The Yankees Are in a Bind

TradesPlayersYankee fans, brace yourselves: If you really want to improve your team, it’s going to hurt.  You have two choices: Blow through the luxury tax or trade your best prospects. Pick your poison. The problem Let’s start with the lineup....

The Upcoming Roster Crunch in Cleveland

The Upcoming Roster Crunch in Cleveland

TradesPlayersThe front office leaders of the newly-named Cleveland Guardians will be facing some tough decisions this winter. They have several top prospects who are Rule 5-eligible in December, so they will need to be added to the 40-man roster to...

The A’s Rebuild Is Coming

The A’s Rebuild Is Coming

TradesPlayersThis winter, we believe the A’s will change direction. Instead of retaining pending free agents and arbitration-eligible players, they’ll acknowledge that they can’t afford them, and enter a rebuilding period. The team is in a very...

The A’s Rebuild Is Coming

Five Observations on the 2021 Deadline

TradesPlayersThe 2021 trade deadline was bonkers. It was also a heck of a lot of fun.  But more importantly, how did our model do this year? Starting with the Joc Pederson trade, and ending at the deadline, we counted 55 deals in total. Of those, 4...