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Kansas City Displaying Staying Power

by Scott McCourtney

May 18, 2015 8:32 AM

The Royals have avoided a hangover following their surprise World Series appearance. They rank among baseball's best in both hitting and pitching. Read more »

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Dodgers, Cardinals Remain Atop Rankings

by Scott McCourtney

May 11, 2015 7:55 PM

With more than a month of games played we are starting to see some stability in the OPSERA rankings. The top five clubs have shuffled a bit, but remain constant. Read more »

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Dodgers Grab First Place, Astros Sneak Into Top Five

by Scott McCourtney

May 5, 2015 5:22 PM

The Dodgers, Cardinals, Royals, Astros and Yankees comprise the top five in this week's rankings. One of those teams is not like the other. Read more »

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Cardinals Emerge As Baseball's Best

by Scott McCourtney

Injuries may soon become a problem, but the Cardinals have taken over the top spot thanks to the second-best record in baseball. Read more »
Tigers Top First OPSERA Rankings Of Season

by Scott McCourtney

The Tigers have the best record in baseball and sit atop our first OPSERA rankings of the 2015 season. The remainder of the top five includes a few surprises. Read more »
The Cutoff Throw: Home Runs, Nationals & Milestones

by Andrew Perna

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Who Takes The American League?

by Andrew Perna

There isn't a clear-cut favorite in the American League this season, but the Mariners have the best chance to navigate successfully through 162 games. Can they get through the Angels, White Sox, Orioles and Tigers? Read more »
Grading The Deal: Nationals Add Scherzer On Seven-Year Deal

by Andrew Perna

Max Scherzer bet on himself when he turned down a lucrative offer from the Tigers in March and 10 months later he looks brilliant. The Nationals will pay Scherzer $210 million through 2028 in a unique contract agreement. Read more »
Grading The Deal: Victor Martinez Re-Signs With Tigers For $68M

by Scott McCourtney

Victor Martinez will turn 36 next month, but his contract is a good one for the Tigers, who should still get MVP-caliber production out of him as he approaches 40. Read more »
Complete List Of 2015 MLB Free Agents

by RealGM Staff Report

Max Scherzer leads a group of free agents heavy on pitching this offseason and there will be no shortage of huge contracts signed. Read more »
2014 ALDS Preview & Predictions

by Andrew Perna

In his first playoff appearance, Mike Trout will help lead the Angels over the Royals. How will the Tigers-Orioles shake out? Read more »
MLB Rankings For End Of 2014 Regular Season

by RealGM Staff Report

In the final edition of our OPSERA rankings for the 2014 season, eight playoff teams fall in the top 10 with the Nationals, Dodgers and Orioles at the top. Read more »
Grading The Deal: Tigers Land Price From Rays, Mariners Get Involved

by Andrew Perna

The Tigers added an ace to their rotation and the Mariners upgraded their outfield as the Rays parted with David Price. Did they wait too long, or not long enough? Read more »
MLB Rankings For The Week Beginning July 28

by RealGM Staff Report

The Athletics still have the best record in baseball and top spot on our rankings, followed by the Nationals, Dodgers, Angels and Tigers. Read more »
MLB Rankings For The Week Beginning July 21

by RealGM Staff Report

The Angels and Tigers have swapped spots in our weekly Major League rankings as Los Angeles continues to chase Oakland for the best record in baseball. Read more »
Be The GM Final Four: Miguel Cabrera vs. Mike Trout

by Andrew Perna

Miguel Cabrera and Mike Trout, who battled for AL MVP the last two seasons, are matched up with a championship berth on the line. Who would you rather build a roster around? Read more »
MLB Rankings For The Week Beginning July 14

by RealGM Staff Report

The A's are first in our rankings for the eighth-straight week, but the Angels are threatening. Oakland leads the AL West by less than two games. Read more »
MLB Rankings For The Week Beginning July 7

by RealGM Staff Report

The Athletics continue to dominate, but the Dodgers and Nationals have made up ground in this week's rankings. Read more »
Be The GM: Masahiro Tanaka vs. Miguel Cabrera

by Andrew Perna

There are just eight players left standing in RealGM's 'Be The GM' contest. Would you rather build a roster around Masahiro Tanaka or Miguel Cabrera? Read more »
MLB Rankings For The Week Beginning June 30

by RealGM Staff Report

The Tigers have moved up four spots into the top five this week, joining the Athletics, Dodgers, Nationals and Brewers. Read more »

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