Jonah Keri

CBS Sports Senior Writer /

10 reasons to be excited for the 2019 MLB season: Mike Trout, Vlad Jr., the Phillies, Royals and more

Jonah Keri lists the things he can't wait to watch this year

The Jonah Keri Podcast: NFL Network's Dave Dameshek

NFL Network host and friend of the show Dave Dameshek joins the podcast

Cleveland is still the best team in the AL Central, but a complacent offseason could be the team's downfall in 2019

Cleveland didn't move a big-name pitcher or do much of anything this winter

MLB Breakout Brigade: Seven ballplayers ready to emerge as legitimate difference-makers in 2019

Our list of players primed to make the leap in 2019 features three Phillies starting pitchers

The Reds have changed their entire approach to pitching this winter, and it's made them an intriguing sleeper

Cincinnati has a new manager, pitching coach and three new starters in 2019

J.T. Realmuto gives the Phillies a significant upgrade, but the suddenly stacked NL East is still wide open

The NL East has been the most exciting division this winter -- will that be true in the summer?

MLB rule changes: The universal DH makes sense, and it's time for the National League to make the switch

A universal DH is one of many proposed rule changes being discussed ahead of the 2019 season

The Jonah Keri Podcast: Daniel Negreanu

'Kid Poker,' winner of six World Series of Poker bracelets, joins the podcast

The Padres are in the mix for Bryce Harper and Manny Machado -- will they strike a deal or fall short?

San Diego has a chance to claim the oh-so-close championship of this Hot Stove season

Piker Pirates: It's time for Pittsburgh to shake off its reputation as one of the thriftiest teams in baseball

After watching long-time losers like the Cubs, Astros and Royals win it all, Pirates fans are still waiting their turn

The Jonah Keri Podcast: Super Bowl LIII preview with Will Brinson

CBS Sports NFL writer Will Brinson joins the podcast from Atlanta to preview Patriots vs. Rams

Baseball's Zobristification: How superutility players have exploded in MLB over the past three years

Players who can line up all over the diamond are a hotter commodity than ever before

Jonah Keri writes about baseball and numerous other topics for CBS Sports. He also hosts The Jonah Keri Podcast, which you should subscribe to on iTunes. Previously, he served as Lead Baseball Writer for Grantland from 2011 to 2015. His book, The Extra 2%: How Wall Street Strategies Took a Major League Baseball Team from Worst to First, was a New York Times bestseller. His most recent book, Up, Up, & Away: The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the Crazy Business of Baseball, and the Ill-Fated but Unforgettable Montreal Expos, was a No. 1 Canadian bestseller.