Major League Baseball
This guide provides all the information a baseball fan needs to follow their favorite teams, linking to the best sources for news, analysis, statistics, tickets, merchandise and more.
From the first organized game to the formation of professional leagues to the present day, baseball ... read more »
Former MLB umpire Ron Luciano never called a balk because he didn't understand the rule. For an ... read more »
These sports Web sites feature baseball sections with news, team and player stats, standings, ... read more »
There are many Web sites dedicated to providing insightful commentary on the action on and off the field.
- Several of the sites below mention “sabermatricians,” referring to analysts who base much of their analysis on statistics. For more on this term and on sabermetrics, see the statistics section of this guide.
is a pioneer in the rise of sabermetrics, responsible for the creation of many respected formulas and theories. Their site includes BP-created statistics, columns, blogs, and podcasts. It features both free and paid content, which costs $39.95 a year to access.
The Hardball Times
has a collection of writers posting multiple articles day, featuring commentary and analysis of the current season, MLB history, the minor leagues, and fantasy baseball. Founded by followers of Bill James, the site has sabermetric stats available for free.
focuses on the future of MLB, covering prospects playing in the minor leagues. Working closely with MLB scouts, it ranks the top prospects using traditional scouting measures—speed, power, arm strength, etc.—more so than with statistical measures. Lists and overviews are available for free, but in-depth analysis requires a paid subscription.
Find links to the most well-written blogs dedicated to providing interesting commentary on Major ... read more »
More so than any other sport, statistics in baseball play a large role in analyzing players and ... read more »
Tickets to MLB games can be purchased online safely and conveniently. read more »
Fantasy baseball is the oldest form of fantasy sports, dating back to the Strat-O-Matic games of ... read more »
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