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Jasper Scherer

  • joined Oct 24, 2013
  • last login Aug 22, 2014
  • posts 161
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Jasper is a student at Northwestern University. He was born and raised in San Francisco, living through the highs of the Giants' World Series victories and the lows of the pre-2012 Warriors. He also suffers from an unhealthy obsession with House of Cards.

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User Blog

Should the Cubs sell young shortstop talent?

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How good is the Cubs' farm system? With the team's recent addition of shortstop Addison Russell, who came over in the Jeff Samardzija trade on July 4, the lineup of top prospects is so long that...

What should have happened at the MLB trade deadline

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Some things that didn't happen, but should have

Cole Hamels, Marlon Byrd claimed off waivers

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An unidentified team claimed Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels off revocable trade waivers on Wednesday, and the teams have a two-day window from the time of the claim to work out a deal. The news,...

Cain done for the year, Peavy deal looking smart

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Another tough season comes to an end for Cain, this time prematurely.

Deals aren't done for Pittsburgh

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The Pirates could be active participants in waiver trading.

5 MLB Trade Deadline Winners

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The rich got richer.

The team everyone loves to hate

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Hating the Ohio State Buckeyes is fun.

Andrew Miller traded to Orioles

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Andrew Miller is headed to Baltimore. The Orioles acquired the left-hander from Boston, according to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick, in exchange for left-handed prospect Eduardo Rodriguez, as reported by M...

Price talks heating up

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The Mariners, Cardinals and Tigers are frontrunners.

A's 'flooded' with calls for Hammel

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The A's now have six starters, and Hammel's stint in Oakland has been rough. Could another trade be on the horizon?

Yankees talking to Phillies about Marlon Byrd

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Byrd could fix the Yankees outfield's power outage.

Toronto looking for reliever, not position players

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Toronto's bullpen is its Achilles' heel, and the team might be in the market for a reliever as we draw closer to the non-waiver deadline.

Blue Jays interested in Asdrubal Cabrera

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Cabrera isn't an elite shortstop by any measure, but the Jays could use him for their depth-starved infield.

Yankees interested in Willingham and others

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The Yankees have struggled to score runs this year, and they're reportedly looking to acquire another bat for the stretch run.

Phillies to release Ryan Howard?

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Howard's huge contract makes him nearly impossible to trade, so the Phillies are considering other options.

Who will end up in St. Louis?

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Taking an in-depth look at the Cardinals' trade options and who is most likely to land with the team by July 31

Chase Headley traded to the Yankees

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The longtime Padre is switching teams after spending the better part of a decade in San Diego.

Darvish, Beltre and Andrus staying put in Texas

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A poor 2014 season has turned the Rangers into sellers, but the team still has no interest in trading its top talent, reports Jon Heyman.

Royals considering Alex Rios

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Rios has been a bright spot for the struggling Rangers, but is he worth the cost?

The latest on Chase Headley and Chris Denorfia

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The Padres are looking to sell, and their impending free agent hitters appear to be the ones most likely to go next.

Was Aiken right to turn down Astros offer?

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Perhaps the better question: Were the Astros right to offer him just $5 million?

2014 Trade Deadline Preview: Outfielders

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Unlike the starting pitching market, which has seen some of its top talent switch teams already, the outfield market has been left largely untouched. That will change in the next two weeks.

What is Troy Tulowitzki's future with Colorado?

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The Rockies shortstop could request a trade if his team continues to lose, and he's already expressed his readiness to leave. But there might be too many barriers for a Tulo trade to actually happen.

Giants, Reds, Mariners all interested in Zobrist

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The Giants and Reds have holes at second base, and a deal for Zobrist could be the perfect solution.

Peavy could be dealt before next start

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The Sox scheduled their rotation following the All-Star break in a way that makes it look like Peavy won't be around for long.

Giants GM Sabean: "Everybody we have is in play"

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Listen up, baseball world. "Everybody is in play" in the Giants' system this year.

Red Sox "reluctant" to trade Middlebrooks

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The Red Sox apparently aren't interested in giving up Middlebrooks with his trade value hitting rock bottom.

What could have been in Samardzija-Russell deal

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The Yankees almost acquired Samardzija, but couldn't quite match Oakland's offer. The Rays also barely missed out, though in a different sense.

Royals sign int'l shortstop Aracena, Mariners next

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The Royals and Mariners appear to be the latest teams in the market for foreign-born talent.

Giants Prospect Adam Duvall: A modest proposal

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Could the recent call-up have a fantasy impact this season? Never say never.

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