MLBdirt Has Partnered With Field Rush!

Field Rush

We are excited to announce that we have partnered with Field Rush and will be covering everything baseball related for their awesome site.

Andrew Martin has his first history notes article up and Field Rush is doing a Chris Davis Rookie Card giveaway in honor of our partnership.

Please bookmark and check out daily as our posts will be part of their site from hear on out.


2012 All-Fantasy Overachievers Team


This is the final installment of the 2012 All-Fantasy Team series. This past season there were plenty of players that overachieved. Some players had career years, some had resurrected seasons, and others just came out of nowhere to help put fantasy teams over the top. This column will pick out the best “overachiever” at each position. Continue reading

My 2012 Predictions: AL East

As a site we released our 2012 MLB Predictions just last week with division rankings, World Series outcome, and our top two players for each major award. Colleague Mikey Schwartze also brought us his 11 Bold Predictions for 2012.

I decided to reveal some of my predictions, in more depth, as well. I will have at least one positive and negative prediction for each team and I will include my final predicted standings for the division. I will be releasing mine by division and here is the AL East: Continue reading

11 Bold Predictions for 2012

A lot of writers over at Fangraphs have been launching their “10 Bold predictions for 2012” and I have enjoyed it and like the idea so I thought I would put together my own bold predictions for this upcoming season. I felt like throwing in a bonus prediction though so I give you 11 bold predictions. The predictions come in no particular order. Let me know what you think. And remember these are BOLD predictions.
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