Milwaukee Brewers Thriving In Dog Days of April

The Milwaukee Brewers are off to one of the best starts in franchise history, and have baseball’s best record. How have they done it? Read on to find out.

Detroit Tigers agree to trade Prince Fielder to Texas Rangers for Ian Kinsler

On Wednesday night the Texas Rangers and Detroit Tigers agreed to a blockbuster deal that will sent first baseman Prince Fielder to Texas in exchange for second baseman Ian Kinsler. Fielder has a limited no-trade clause that includes the Rangers but it is believed he is willing to accept the deal.

2013 Home Run Derby: odds, television coverage and more

As Major League Baseball heads into its All-Star break, the league will turn its attention to the Home Run Derby Monday night as seven of the game’s best sluggers (and Michael Cuddyer) will compete to see who can outlast each other in the game’s annual home run exhibition.

Grading the NL and AL Home Run Derby teams

When Major League Baseball named David Wright and Robinson Cano captains of their respective league’s home run derby team, each player had the better part of a month to decide on the four representatives that will join them at Citi Field next week.

Tigers, Leyland Dodge Major Bullet in Game 1 of ALCS

Despite Jose Valverde’ meltdown and Raul Ibanez’s heroics, Detroit still wins Game 1 of the ALCS. How should Jim Leyland go about things moving forward?

Detroit Tigers: Contenders or Pretenders?

Possibly the most disappointing team of all to this point has been the Detroit Tigers, who once had the best odds to win the World Series. Will they hit a hot streak and be contenders from here on out?

AL MVP Race Early Look: Who Can Challenge Josh Hamilton?

This year, talent is meeting health is meeting motivation…and Josh Hamilton has propelled himself to the very top of the early-season MVP discussion. Can anyone challenge him the rest of the way in the AL? Of course. Zach breaks down the top contenders through the season’s first two months.

Milwaukee Brewers: A Tale of Two Seasons

The 2011 baseball season went as well as any Milwaukee Brewers fan could have possibly expected. If you disagree with that, you obviously haven’t been a fan of the Brewers for too long. And if you are a Brewers fan, you probably should have been expecting the franchise to come crashing back to earth this year…as it is.

Of Monsters and Men…and MLB: 14 Predictions For The 2012 Baseball Season

Here are my 14 predictions for the 2012 baseball season, with each of the 13 songs on Of Monsters and Men’s incredible debut album serving as the inspiration for a prediction.

Fantasy Baseball 2012 Strategy and Advice: Breaking Down in Tiers – First Base

Jim McGrew continues his fantasy baseball series where he categorizes players into tiers: elite, valuable, solid, and at your own risk. Today’s focus is first base.

Fantasy Baseball Strategy and Advice: Offseason Moves in Review

Ryan Pinheiro breaks down all of the offseason transactions, position by position, to get you caught up before your draft in 2012.

Fantasy Baseball Strategy: First Basemen – Eric Hosmer Rising, Ryan Howard Falling, Top 1B Sleeper, And More

How can can the Miguel Cabrera/Prince Fielder combo be? Is Eric Hosmer ready to be a fantasy superstar…already? What should be expected from Ryan Howard? Ryan McElroy answers these questions and more – including naming the top 1B sleeper – in his First Base Primer.

Prince Fielder’s 10 Greatest Milwaukee Moments (Before He Returned to Motown)

Prince Fielder officially became a Detroit Tiger when he signed a 9-year, $215 million contract. To give Detroit fans a sneak peak of what they have to look forward to, Kurt Allen compiled Fielder’s top 10 moments as part of the Brewers organization.

Goodbye, Prince Fielder

Although he knew it was coming and he had a long time to prepare for it, Zach Rastall and Brewers fans everything are still very sad that it’s official that Prince won’t being wearing a Milwaukee uniform in 2012. But there are no hard feelings for a man who brought so much to baseball in Milwaukee.

Detroit Tigers Sign Prince Fielder; Will He Hold Up Better Than Cecil?

The Detroit Tigers are reportedly close to signing Prince Fielder to a 9-year, $214 million contract. Predictably, bitter and frustrated White Sox fan Jerod does whatever he can to rain on the Tigers’ parade.