Here's a look back at some of the analysis and reporting MLBTR's writing team delivered this week..
- As the losses kept piling up, A's GM Billy Beane realized that he had to make a change and fire his friend, manager Bob Geren, writes Ben Nicholson-Smith.
- Tim Dierkes reported that the Yankees claimed pitcher Jeff Marquez off of waivers from the White Sox. This year in nine starts for Triple-A Charlotte he posted a 3.97 ERA, 6.8 K/9, 2.8 BB/9, and 0.9 HR/9 in 47 2/3 innings.
- Did you miss this week's chat? Don't worry, you can check out the transcript right here.
- Steve Adams profiled the remarkable run of Giants pitcher Ryan Vogelsong.
- Astros first-round pick George Springer credits genetics and gymnastics for his athletic ability.
- Ben-Nicholson Smith brought us an update on Super Two candidates.
- There were a ton of great pieces featured in this week's edition of Mike Axisa's Baseball Blogs Weigh In.
- Draft picks Archie Bradley and Trevor Bauer are both excited about their futures with the Diamondbacks.
- Howard Megdal took a look back at top picks who have been traded by their original teams.
- Here's a rundown of all of MLBTR's regular features.
Tigers To Sign Joba Chamberlain Phillies To Sign Roberto Hernandez Giants To Sign Mike Morse Marlins, Cubs Swap Ruggiano For Bogusevic Mets To Sign Bartolo Colon Mariners Acquire Logan Morrison Mariners To Sign Corey Hart Nationals Acquire Jerry Blevins Pirates Extend Charlie Morton Rockies Acquire Brett Anderson D-Backs Acquire Mark Trumbo In Three-Team Deal With Angels, White Sox White Sox Sign Felipe Paulino Roy Halladay To Retire Marlins To Sign Garrett Jones Astros Sign Chad Qualls Yankees To Sign Carlos Beltran Red Sox To Re-Sign Mike Napoli Nationals To Sign Nate McLouth
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