Friday, November 16, 2018

JAL’s Sweet November Morning Links

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Sweet November  Sarah Blasko


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pittsburgh Pirates Prospects: Tahnaj Thomas and Dante Mendoza





6 Green Weenie

11/15: Clint Hired; Redus Signs; Gayo Gonzo; X Marks the Spot; HBD Gus, Joe, MVR, Randy & Craig

 


7 MLB

Everything you need to know about the MVP in one infographic


8 NY Post



9 USA Today

Major League Baseball in-game action, highlights coming to streaming service DAZN


10 St. Louis Post-Dispatch </b>

Fox keeps baseball, including World Series, through 2028





11 CBS Sports

2018-19 MLB offseason key dates: Free agency, Winter Meetings, Hall of Fame, awards and more



12 SB Nation

It’s hard to watch Mookie Betts and think baseball is in trouble


13 CBS Sports

Red Sox's Mookie Betts, Brewers' Christian Yelich win 2018 MLB MVP honors </b>


14 Fangraphs

Re-examining the Chalmers Award


15 Baseball Prospectus</b>

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Flu-Like Symptoms: Seven Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About the 2018 Season


Thursday, November 15, 2018

JAL’s November Tale Morning Links

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November Tale The Waterboys


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pittsburgh Pirates Swing A Trade With The Cleveland Indians





6 Green Weenie

Bucs Send Jordan Luplow, Mad Max to Tribe for IF Gonzalez & Pair of Pups

 


7 The Point of Pittsburgh

Pirates’ Starters Entering Rare “Tween” Age


8 NY Post



9 Minor League Ball

Arizona Fall League morning report: Wednesday, November 14


10 Cleveland Com </b>

Cleveland Indians send Erik Gonzalez to Pittsburgh Pirates in five-player trade





11 CBS Sports

2018-19 MLB offseason key dates: Free agency, Winter Meetings, Hall of Fame, awards and more



12 SB Nation

Jacob deGrom had one of the greatest, silliest Cy Young seasons ever


13 CBS Sports

Despite missing the 2018 Cy Young, Scherzer, Kluber and Verlander will remain strong candidates in their 30s</b>


14 Fangraphs

The Compelling Cooperstown Cases of Steinbrenner and Sweet Lou


15 Baseball Prospectus</b>

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Short Relief: Why We Are Who We Are


Wednesday, November 14, 2018

JAL’s November Morning Links

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November Gabrielle Aplin


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pirates Rumors: Should Team Consider James Paxton





6 Green Weenie

11/13: Pops Shares the MVP; Pirates Threaten to Move; Beat 'Em Bucs; HBD Gene, Steady Pete, Cork, Ray & Jack

 



7 New York Post

Choice for AL Rookie of the Year was clear — and not even close


8 ESPN



9 Sporting News

MLB free agents 2018-19: Ranking the top 79 players available this offseason


10 MILB </b>

Toolshed: Traded prospects, one year later




11 CBS Sports

2018-19 MLB offseason key dates: Free agency, Winter Meetings, Hall of Fame, awards and more



12 SB Nation

The Manager of the Year Award is broken, and there’s no way to fix it


13 CBS Sports

MLB hot stove: Realmuto, Goldschmidt and Greinke among baseball's top trade candidates this winter</b>


14 Fangraphs

The New FanGraphs Scouting Primer


15 Baseball Prospectus</b>

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Short Relief: Winning For Losing




Tuesday, November 13, 2018

JAL’s November Rain Morning Links

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November Rain Guns N’ Roses


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Could Nick Burdi Be A Factor In The 2019 Pirate Bullpen?




6 Green Weenie

11/12: Cervy Deal; Japanese Tourists; Clint MoY,Cutch SS; Twin Bill Blues; RIP Doc; HBD Ground Chuck & Dave

 



7 Point of Pittsburgh

PNC Park Is A (Relatively) Cost-Efficient Marvel Of A Ballpark


8 Beckett



9 Sporting News

Ten Years After His Rise to Fame, Bryce Harper Sits Squarely in the Spotlight as a Free Agent


10 MLB </b>

Hiroshima visit humbling, moving for MLB stars




11 CBS Sports

2018-19 MLB offseason key dates: Free agency, Winter Meetings, Hall of Fame, awards and more



12 SB Nation

All the qualifying offer and option decisions of the 2018 MLB offseason


13 CBS Sports

The most unlikely MVP award winners in last 20 years, featuring Ichiro and Justin Morneau</b>


14 Fangraphs

An Update to Prospect Valuation


15 Baseball Prospectus</b>

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The Year of the Pitcher: Baseball 50 Years Ago (Epilogue 3)


Monday, November 12, 2018

JAL’s Late November Morning Links

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Late November Sandy Denny


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pittsburgh Pirates Minors: Gage Hinsz Returns to Action




6 Green Weenie

11/11 From 1950: Martin Signed; Draft Dodgers; HBD Grilled Cheese, Roberto, Bob, Scott, Rey, JR & Kyle

 



7 Cincinnati Com

Doc column: This is the real 'cancer' in baseball. And it's not low attendance due to weather


8 Sporting News



9 Fra Noi

Digital baseball cards innovator Chris Vaccaro


10 ESPN </b>

NL Central offseason preview: Can the Brewers do it again?




11 CBS Sports

2018-19 MLB offseason key dates: Free agency, Winter Meetings, Hall of Fame, awards and more



12 SB Nation

Manny Machado is going to be extremely rich, and every team should want him


13 CBS Sports

Bryce Harper trade to Astros reportedly vetoed by Nationals ownership in July</b>


14 Fangraphs

Sunday Notes: Skepticism Aside, Steven Brault Would Clone Ohtani


15 Baseball Prospectus</b>

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Short Relief: Life and How To Live It

https://www.baseballprospectus.com/news/article/44308/short-relief-life-and-how-to-live-it/

Sunday, November 11, 2018

JAL’s November Blue Morning Links

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November Blue The Avett Brothers


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pittsburgh Pirates Free Agent Target: Jon Jay




6 Green Weenie

11/10 From 1960: Pops #2; Starling GG; Jamo Honored; Hot Rod Signed; Rug Sample; HBD Junior & Matt

 



7 Point of Pittsburgh

Bullpenning The Catcher Position


8 St. Louis Post-Dispatch



9 New York Post

The sports-betting mission pro leagues refuse to tell fans about


10 Forbes </b>

Trouble With The Curve: Does MLB Payroll Spending Translate Into Winning?




11 CBS Sports

2018-19 MLB offseason key dates: Free agency, Winter Meetings, Hall of Fame, awards and more



12 SB Nation

Joe Mauer ends a perpetually under appreciated career


13 CBS Sports

The Phillies can afford a Bryce Harper or Manny Machado, but that might not be enough to contend </b>


14 Fangraphs

So You Want to Trade for J.T. Realmuto


15 Baseball Prospectus</b>

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Short Relief: Finding Control


Saturday, November 10, 2018

JAL’s Under the Western Stars Morning Links

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Under the Western Stars Everclear


1 MLB Transactions


2-MLB Trade Rumors-Pirates


3 Baseball Reference


4 Retrosheet


5 Rumbunter


Pittsburgh Pirates Minors: Cole Tucker Finally Breaking Out




6 Green Weenie

11/9: Nix on Nixey; Bella Ball; Supremes; HBD Nick, Goooooch, Scott, Cy, Blue Goose, Fred, Red & Jerry

 



7 Point of Pittsburgh

Cole Tucker’s Surprise Performance in Context


8 Call to the Pen



9 Baltimore Sun

As baseball powers focus on competitive balance tax, Orioles payroll puts them on opposite end of spectrum


10 Fox Sports</b>

Baseball guru Bill James draws rebuke from MLB over player comparison




11 CBS Sports

2018-19 MLB offseason key dates: Free agency, Winter Meetings, Hall of Fame, awards and more



12 SB Nation

D. Martinez is the first to win 2 Silver Slugger Awards in one year


13 CBS Sports

MLB GM meetings 2018: Mike Trout rumors, 'Harper's Bazaar,' Yankees' pitching plans and more hot stove buzz </b>


14 Fangraphs

Card Corner Plus: Dan Ford and the Disco Revolution



15 Baseball Prospectus</b>

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Short Relief: A Stolen Base Before Dying