Erik Halterman checks in with his look at who's hot and who's not and wonders if Manny Machado is getting enough attention among the season's biggest disappointments.
With two months in the books, Erik Halterman looks at players who have most exceeded and most fallen short of their draft-day expectations, including Joey Gallo.
Erik Halterman analyzes the ups and downs in baseball this week, including the Dodgers' Walker Buehler, whose slow start looks like it was nothing but an early blip.
Erik Halterman analyzes who's up, and who's down, this week in baseball, as Blake Snell looks to be back in fine form after a rocky April.
Eric Halterman's analyzes this week's risers and fallers, as the Dodgers' Hyun-Jin Ryu is pitching about as well as anyone these days.
Erik Halterman analyzes Chris Sale's apparent turnaround in this week's look at baseball's risers and fallers.
Erik Halterman looks at players like Texas' Joey Gallo whose performances in the first month of the season have been most out of line with their 2019 ADP.
Erik Halterman's stock watch this week features the Cubs' Willson Contreras, who looks to be firmly back in the top tier of catchers after failing to live up to lofty expectations last season.
Erik Halterman analyzes players whose stock is up, and those whose stock is down, including Cleveland's Jose Ramirez, whose poor start is more than just the result of bad luck.
Erik Halterman analyzes the ups and downs of the week in baseball, including a look at Detroit's Matthew Boyd, whose strikeout rate has taken a remarkable jump.
Erik Halterman highlights players trending up, and those trending down, including reliever Josh Hader, who could have a huge season if he keeps the closer job for the Brewers.
Derek VanRiper examines some of the league's most consistent hitters over the last two seasons using expected weighted on-base average (xwOBA).
Derek VanRiper looks for undervalued pitchers by comparing multiple sets of projections to NFBC ADP data.
Derek VanRiper compares two sets of projections to the NFBC's January ADP in hopes of finding undervalued bats.
With three openings in the Houston rotation, Forrest Whitley's path to a 2019 debut is clear. Derek VanRiper looks at Whitley and other early draft-season risers on the mound.
Derek VanRiper looks at some of the early draft season risers among hitters, including Daniel Murphy, who signed a two-year deal with the Rockies in December.
Derek VanRiper looks over the league's biggest risers -- like Colorado's German Marquez -- and fallers with September call-ups looming.
Derek VanRIper is back with his Barometer this week, kicking off his risers section with Reds third basemen Eugenio Suarez, who's been spending time at shortstop recently.
The Mets have had plenty of things go wrong in 2018, but the health and performance of Zack Wheeler has been on the short list of positive developments.
Derek VanRiper takes a deep dive into the fallout from this year's trade deadline, breaking down each transaction with an eye toward the rest of the season.
Derek VanRiper breaks down his MLB Barometer coming out of the All-Star break, keying on Reds shortstop Jose Peraza as his first riser of the week.
Derek VanRiper delivers his weekly MLB Barometer, exploring the pitchers that have undergone the biggest rise in value over the last year -- like Mariners closer Edwin Diaz.
Derek VanRiper turns his weekly Barometer toward evaluating hitters on the rise, like Mariners outfielder Mitch Haniger, who currently sits second in the majors with 62 RBIs.
Carlos Correa is under the the microscope this week as Derek VanRiper looks at another batch of risers and fallers around the league.
What's behind Bryce Harper's recent struggles? DVR takes a closer look in his latest installment of the MLB Barometer.
Miguel Andujar's advanced hit tool could help him avoid prolonged slumps as big-league pitchers find ways to get him out in the months ahead.
Derek VanRiper delivers his weekly risers and fallers in the MLB Barometer, zeroing in on Indians infielder Jose Ramirez.
Derek VanRiper explores his risers and fallers in this week's edition of the Barometer, recommending Cards righty Alex Reyes, who looks great after recovering from Tommy John surgery.
There are several interesting stories with the 2018 Phillies, which appear to be overshadowing a big season from Cesar Hernandez.
Jose Berrios has been struggling after an excellent beginning to 2018. Derek VanRiper searches for answers in this week's installment of the Barometer...