Scouting The J.T. Realmuto Trade
The Phillies acquired J.T. Realmuto in exchange for Sixto Sanchez, Jorge Alfaro, Will Stewart and an international bonus slot. We scout the trade.
The Salaries For Young MLB Stars Aren't Keeping Pace With Revenues
Teams aren't spending on veteran free agents as the future of the game shifts younger. And if that's the case, the MLBPA needs to advocate for better compensation.
Discussing The Recently Proposed MLB Rule Changes
Tank Tax? A universal DH? A possible underlying motive for the MLBPA? It's all on the table in today's BA podcast.
How To Make The Proposed MLB Rules Changes Even Better
MLB and the players' union are talking about making major rules changes for 2019. We like the proposals but humbly submit two tweaks to improve them.
From The Archives: Blame Ego Of Owners For No DH In NL
Will the NL ever realize the pettiness of its arguments against the DH based on "purist” grounds? Tracy Ringolsby asked that question more than 30 years ago.
Victor Robles' Exit Velocity Is Cause For Concern
Can Victor Robles get by with bottom-of-the-scale exit velocities? It's a cause for concern for the No. 11 prospect in baseball.
Scouting Staffs Aren't Disappearing, At Least Yet
Sure, some teams are reducing scouts. But we tracked data over the last 30 years and found there is no indication majority of MLB teams are shredding scouting jobs.
The New And Improved Baseball America In 2019
Starting this month, Baseball America is transitioning to a monthly magazine. But don't be alarmed: We may be reducing the frequency, but not the number of pages or total content.
The Best Baseball-Football Talents Over The Last 40 Years
Baseball America founder Allan Simpson provides a sampling of the best combined baseball-football talents, listed by draft year.
New Format Allows BA To Stay Focused On What We Do Best
In this age of power-centric baseball, we are emphasizing slugging percentage over batting average for our loyal Baseball America readers.