Predictions for 2014 MLB Postseason Awards

The end of Daylight Saving Time, frigid weather, and the conclusion of a stellar World Series make November a sad time for many baseball fans. Thankfully the sport gives us one last treat by recognizing the season’s best players during the 11th month.

Announcements run this coming Monday through Thursday, so let’s take time to offer predictions on the winners.

Way-Too-Early 2014 MLB Award Winners

We’re already at the quarter mark of the MLB season, which is hard to believe, really, but there are a number of individuals who are off to sensational starts. At this point several players have distinguished themselves and have separated themselves from the rest of the pack.

Here’s a look at the leader for each of the three main awards for each league: Cy Young, Rookie of the Year and MVP.

Would Usain Bolt Ever Wear Braids?

Last night I was watching Johnny Cueto pitch to Andrew McCutchen in the National League wild card game between the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds and decided to write today’s column, asking, “Would Usain Bolt Ever Wear Braids?”

Who’s Still In The Running For AL, NL MVP and Cy Young?

With that, time is running out for this year’s MVP and Cy Young Candidates to make cases for themselves. All four races look to be highly contested and full of tough decisions for voters. Let’s dive in and look at these races in each league.

The Top 10 MLB Pitcher/Hitter Combinations To Build Around

What current pitcher/hitter duo do you think is the best in Major League Baseball? Which duo would you most want to build a franchise around moving forward? Chris Callaway analyzes and answers both questions in this post.

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire Watch: Reynolds, Cueto, Helton, Hardy, and more

What players should you be scouring your waiver wire for? Ryan Pinheiro provides some advice for managers in 10-, 12-, and 14-team leagues, including Mark Reynolds, Johnny Cueto, J.J. Hardy, and many more.

Fantasy Baseball Two-Start Pitchers May 23-29: Johnny Cueto, Alexi Ogando, Cole Hamels, More

This week there are several interesting pitchers starting twice, as well as a several must starts. While most of the aces will not be pitching twice this week, there are several pitchers who should be a fixture in your fantasy lineup.

Unlike Indians Fans, Reds Fans At Least Have Some Hope Heading Into Season’s Second Half

Major League Baseball’s first half of the season ended poorly for Ohio’s two teams. Indians fans lost hope a while ago, but at least Reds fans still have some hope that their team could stay in the race in the second half of the season.