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Draft Experts Answer 2013's Burning Questions

The 2013 MLB Rule IV Draft is set to begin Thursday night, but the ongoing uncertainty about who will be the No. 1 pick has led to widespread speculation as to how the first round will unfold.<p>I recently had the opportunity to speak with MLB.com’s prospect guru Jonathan Mayo, who was kind enough to …

NY Yankees: Stock Up, Stock Down for Yankees' Top 10 Prospects for Week 9

It was a miserable four-game subway series for the New York Yankees, and two more losses against the Red Sox certainly hasn’t made things better.<p>With Mark Teixeira and Kevin Youkilis back, the rest of the team seems to be cooling off mightily as the team struggles to muster up any runs.<p>Outside of …

MLB Draft 2013: Ranking the Top 100 Prospects

The 2013 Major League Baseball draft is set to begin Thursday and will run through Saturday.<p>Most teams already have their big boards complete, and the only question that remains is: who will the Houston Astros take with the first pick?<p>While the decision between Mark Appel (Stanford) and Jonathan …

SaberSphere 06/02: Podcast, Delays, and a Shark

Dodgers promote Yasiel Puig to majors - By Chris Cotillo - MLB Daily Dish<br>Things have not gone very well for the Los Angeles Dodgers this season and …

Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top Ten Prospects for Week 9

As predicted last week, Atlanta reached down into its system for bullpen support and plucked the southpaw Alex Wood from Double-A Mississippi.<p>And with the parent club still needing help in the bullpen, more arms from this list could see time in the big leagues soon.<p>Let's see how Atlanta's top …

How Much Longer Until the Fire Sale Begins for the Chicago White Sox?

What a difference a week makes for the Chicago White Sox.<p>After reaching the .500 mark following a sweep of the Miami Marlins, the White Sox (24-29) have lost six in a row and now trail the Detroit Tigers by 5.5 games.<p>Since losing streaks and bad baseball are more often than not the norm for the …

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Stock Up, Stock Down for Los Angeles Angels' Top 10 Prospects for Week of May 27

When it comes to an MLB organization’s top prospects, I would like to think that most—if not all— of them have Timbuk 3's '80s classic, "The Future’s So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades," constantly playing in their minds.<p>Unfortunately, as the law of averages goes in the MLB, that is not always the case.<p>…

Stock Up, Stock Down for Cincinnati Reds Top 10 Prospects for Week of May 27

The major league baseball season has entered June, and the Cincinnati Reds are beginning to see which prospects are panning out and which ones still need more time at their current levels.<p>Two months give a team plenty of time to see who is performing well at a particular level and who may be …

2013 MLB Draft Prospects: 8 Best Closers in the 2013 Draft

The 2013 MLB draft is rife with potential aces, big bats and slick fielders, but the selection of future stars doesn’t end there. Teams will also be looking for the next Mariano Rivera or Joe Nathan, the type of closer who can shut down games in the late innings.<p>Some pitchers on this list excelled …

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Stock Up, Stock Down for New York Mets' Top 10 Prospects for Week 9

As any baseball fan knows, a successful baseball team is almost entirely put together internally.<p>Arguably, the most integral aspect of the franchise is its farm system, and in turn, the prospects that fill it. The New York Mets have some of the best prospects in baseball sitting atop their farm …

Stock Up, Stock Down for Chicago Cubs' Top 10 Prospects for Week 9

It was a good week to be a Chicago Cubs fan, as the team took all three games they played against the crosstown rival Chicago White Sox on their way to a 4-2 week.<p>That puts their record for the season at 23-32, as they currently sit two games ahead of the Milwaukee Brewers in fourth place in the NL …

Every MLB Team's Best Draft Pick in the Past Decade

To varying extents, each MLB team has developed amateur draft picks into productive players at the highest level. Let's look at the likes of Andrew McCutchen, Mike Trout and the best homegrown success stories of the past decade.<p>Realize that nearly all foreign-born stars entered professional …

How To Make Your Own Dishwasher Detergent

<b>You’re going to need borax.</b><p>I make no bones about my love of making items from scratch whenever possible. Food, household cleaners, detergents – nothing is safe from my frugal tendencies. Recently, I set my sights on making something so unnatural, most people have never thought about what it’s made …

DIY Projects & Crafts

Super Awesome Sylvia’s WaterColorBot on Display

We told you Sylvia of Sylvia’s Super-Awesome Maker Show! would participate in an official White House G+ hangout. But what will she demo? The answer is, a project she worked on with Lenore and Windell of EMSL: a robot that can paint with watercolors! The bot is still in beta but you can see it in …

Vintage Typewriter Keys + New Tech = Diesel Punk Keyboard?

Richard Nagy has designed and built The Executive Keyboard, taking design cues from vintage mechanical keyboards. Combined with a leatherette top and aluminum sides, it’s certainly a piece for computer gearheads to swoon over. But the $900 price tag? Looks more like a challenge to make my own!<p>[via …

DIY Leather Pouch

8 Comments<p>What do you give to someone who already has everything? A DIY leather pouch made just by you for all of their little somethings.<p>I'll teach …

baked chicken meatballs

As it turns out, I’m a sucker for a good meatball. It’s a funny thing because ground meat has rarely done it for me; I’m certain I’m the lone …

Baked Banana French Toast

February 6, 2012<p>Who doesn’t like french toast? I never really eat it, but when I do, I always think why has it been so long. And then another three …

DIY: How to Make a Wallet Out of an Old Cowboy Boot!

14 Comments<p>We are thrilled today to share with you another lovely tutorial from the talented Alicia Jepsen of Jepsen LeatherGoods LLC. Last month she …

Report Of Liquid Woolly Mammoth Blood Prompts Clone Talk

Scientists in Siberia say they've extracted blood samples from the carcass of a 10,000-year-old woolly mammoth, reviving speculation that a clone of the extinct animal might someday walk the earth, if scientists are able to find living cells. But researchers say the find, which also included …

White House: Asteroid 'poses no threat to Earth' - Video on NBCNews.com

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