Time to take a look back at some of the original content produced by the MLBTR Team over the past week:
- Tim Dierkes analzyed the offseason needs of the Diamondbacks, Brewers, and Phillies to complete this year's version of MLBTR's Offseason Outlook series.
- Tim also ran down the trade and free agent markets for both starting pitchers and right-handed relievers.
- Ben Nicholson-Smith analyzed Johnny Damon's free agent stock and did the same for Chris Capuano, while Tim had the honors for Taiwanese lefty Wei-Yin Chen.
- Ben gave definitions of all the stats that readers will see most frequently when reading MLBTR on a day-to-day basis.
- Ben also used Baseball America's executive database to provide MLBTR readers with a list of when and where the current group of MLB general managers got their first position as a GM.
- TIm was at the helm for this week's MLBTR Chat.
- Mike Axisa provided a rundown of the best baseball content in the blogosphere in this week's edition of Baseball Blogs Weigh In.
- MLBTR's Free Agent Prediction contest is now in full swing, so be sure to track your progress on the leaderboard. Currently, 16 of the 5,020 contestants are batting 1.000.
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