1. Risky Moves Managers Should Make to Chase a World Series Trip

    Detroit's Jim Leyland and Los Angeles' Don Mattingly both find their teams on the short ends of their respective MLB championship series, as they face the prospect of dashed World Series dreams and an offseason full of "what ifs" ahead of them..

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 11 months ago 1,334 reads 7 comments

  2. How Joe Kelly, Zack Greinke Match Up in NLCS' Crucial Game 5

    The St. Louis Cardinals find themselves in a familiar position, just one win away from the World Series after a 4-2 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday in Game 4 the National League Championship Series...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 2,837 reads 4 comments

  3. Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 4

    With a 2-1 lead in the series following their 1-0 victory on Tuesday night, the Boston Red Sox will be looking to bury the Detroit Tigers in what is a very important Game 4 for both teams...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 5,233 reads 4 comments

  4. Los Angeles Dodgers vs. St. Louis Cardinals: Keys for Each Team in NLCS Game 5

    The Los Angeles Dodgers were unable to protect their home field on Tuesday night, losing Game 4 of the 2013 NLCS, 4-2, to give the St. Louis Cardinals a commanding 3-1 lead in their best-of-seven series...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 5,167 reads 16 comments

  5. Cardinals vs. Dodgers: What LA Must Do to Get Back into Series

    The Los Angeles Dodgers lost Game 4 in the National League Championship Series 4-2 on Tuesday night, setting up a do-or-die scenario for the remaining games against the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Jesse Reed Written by Jesse Reed about 11 months ago 1,175 reads 5 comments

  6. Cardinals vs. Dodgers: Score, Grades and Analysis for NLCS Game 4

    The Los Angeles Dodgers learned the hard way that you should never overtly celebrate against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 4 of the NLCS on Tuesday night, losing 4-2 at home to fall into a 3-1 hole...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 months ago 24,402 reads 43 comments

  7. Detroit Tigers: Is It Time to Shake Up the Batting Order?

    Let’s be honest: The Detroit Tigers have only made it this far in the postseason due to their pitching. The bats have been pretty quiet against the Oakland A’s and Boston Red Sox ...

    PJ Sapienza Written by PJ Sapienza about 11 months ago 711 reads 4 comments

  8. Have the Tigers Missed Their Chance to Exploit Red Sox's Lost Offense?

    It's impossible to imagine the opening three games of the American League Championship Series playing out any better for the Detroit Tigers . And yet, it's impossible to imagine the outcomes being any worse...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 9,925 reads 25 comments

  9. Red Sox Prove They Have the Arms to Match Tigers

    A funny thing has happened in the American League Championship Series that doesn't get talked about enough: Boston’s pitching staff is really, really good...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 6,902 reads 45 comments

  10. Mike Napoli Goes Yard off of Justin Verlander in the 7th Inning of the ALCS

    Justin Verlander threw six scoreless innings before the Boston Red Sox scored off of this Mike Napoli home run in the top of the seventh inning...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 11 months ago 6,977 reads 2 comments

  11. Would a Third Title in 8 Years Make St. Louis Cardinals a Dynasty?

    The St. Louis Cardinals are an exemplary franchise, but are they on the verge of becoming a dynastic one? The organization is among the best in baseball , if not all sports, when it comes to recent success, decision-making and player development..

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 7,526 reads 26 comments

  12. St. Louis Cardinals' David Freese Says He Is Good to Go

    David Freese left Game 3 of the NLCS between the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers Monday with a sore right calf muscle...

    Bill Ivie Jr Written by Bill Ivie Jr about 11 months ago 399 reads 0 comments

  13. Are the St. Louis Cardinals Wasting Potential NLCS X-Factor Shelby Miller?

    It’s difficult to imagine where the St. Louis Cardinals would be without their rookie pitchers. Between Carlos Martinez, Seth Maness, Trevor Rosenthal, Kevin Siegrist and ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 months ago 9,617 reads 15 comments

  14. Boston Red Sox Players Reportedly Upset Jhonny Peralta Allowed to Play in ALCS

    According to baseball writer Peter Gammons , some Boston Red Sox players are upset about Jhonny Peralta 's inclusion on Detroit's postseason roster after a 50-game suspension for his connection to the Biogenesis scandal...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 12,888 reads 38 comments

  15. Red Sox vs. Tigers: Keys for Detroit to Reassert ALCS Command in Game 3

    Just two days ago, the Detroit Tigers blew a 5-0 lead and allowed the Boston Red Sox to pull even in the 2013 ALCS. Bouncing back from that type of devastating defeat is difficult to say the least...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 11 months ago 516 reads 2 comments

  16. Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: Game-by-Game Predictions for Detroit Matchups

    The Red Sox looked to be on their way to an 0-2 deficit in the ALCS when their bats suddenly came to life on Sunday night, as a grand slam by David Ortiz in the bottom of the eighth ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 months ago 4,992 reads 4 comments

  17. Los Angeles Dodgers: 6 Necessities for Blue Crew to Pull Off NLCS Title

    After two disappointing losses in St. Louis, it seemed as though the Dodgers were doomed, but Game 3 brought the Blue Crew back to life...

    Robert Pace Written by Robert Pace about 11 months ago 1,207 reads 0 comments

  18. Slumping Holliday and Carpenter Must Wake Up, Ignite Cardinals' Stagnant Offense

    For the St. Louis Cardinals , this is a matter of good news and bad news. Let's start with the bad. The club was shut out 3-0 by the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 3 of the National ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 11 months ago 4,488 reads 9 comments

  19. Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: Keys to Each Team Winning ALCS Game 3

    After the Boston Red Sox's dramatic comeback against the Detroit Tigers in Game 2 of the ALCS, there is an opportunity for one team to leave Game 3 with a lead in the series...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about 11 months ago 6,119 reads 6 comments

  20. Mapping Out the Los Angeles Dodgers' Path to an NLCS Comeback

    The Los Angeles Dodgers avoided a 3-0 deficit in their National League Championship Series against the St. Louis Cardinals by picking up a 3-0 win in Game 3 Monday night, but it was just the first step in a long journey to a comeback...

    Kerry Miller Written by Kerry Miller about 11 months ago 4,159 reads 8 comments

  21. Cardinals vs. Dodgers: Score, Grades and Analysis for NLCS Game 3

    Hyun -Jin Ryu lasted just three innings in his first postseason start. For an encore, he outdueled Adam Wainwright...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 64,646 reads 212 comments

  22. David Freese Injury: Updates on Cardinals 3B's Ankle, Likely Return Date

    St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese suffered an injury during Game 3 of the NLCS on Monday night, and he was replaced by Daniel Descalso ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 11 months ago 3,147 reads 5 comments

  23. The Backstory Behind the Incredible Red Sox ALCS Game 2 Win

    After Dustin Pedroia's laser-drive single to short-right field last night loaded the bases in the bottom of the eighth—and Will Middlebrooks slammed on the brakes rounding ...

    Saul  Wisnia Written by Saul Wisnia about 11 months ago 913 reads 7 comments

  24. How the Cardinals Are Making Yasiel Puig Look Like Just Another Rookie

    Through the first two games of the 2013 National League Championship Series, little has gone right for the Los Angeles Dodgers...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 3,944 reads 29 comments

  25. MLB Picks: St. Louis Cardinals vs. Los Angeles Dodgers, NLCS Game 3

    The St. Louis Cardinals have won 10 of their last 14 games as road favorites, which is important to consider when making your MLB picks Monday, as they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers at Dodger Stadium...

    Jeff  Grant Written by Jeff Grant about 11 months ago 3,166 reads 1 comments