1. Paul Konerko Back in White Sox Lineup

    Chicago White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko is back in the starting lineup after being out since early September because of a broken left hand...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 21 reads 0 comments

  2. Can Pitching Carry the Cardinals in Playoffs?

    The St. Louis Cardinals entered Thursday up 2.5 games on the Pittsburgh Pirates in the National League Central. And with only 10 games to play, it will take a major slide to miss the postseason...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  3. The Ups and Downs of the 2014 Season for Trevor Rosenthal

    Trevor Rosenthal has had a relatively inconsistent 2014 season. Let's take a look at some PITCHF/x data and see what we can find out......

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  4. Series Preview: Cardinals vs. Cincinnati

    SCOUTING REPORT • After Cincinnati had reached the All-Star break at 51-44, it has all come tumbling down for the Reds , who are 20-38 since then and who scored just one run total in three straight losses at Chicago...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 2 reads 0 comments

  5. Rusney Castillo in Center, Garin Cecchini Gets First Big League Start

    The list of Red Sox firsts continues to expand, as new outfielder Rusney Castillo will get his first start against an American League East opponent while third baseman Garin Cecchini will get his first big league start...

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  6. Barry Bonds Case: Conviction Reversal Seems Likely

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 160 reads 1 comments

  7. Giants Reportedly a Frontrunner for Yasmani Tomas

    It takes one paragraph for us nerds to get excited these days. Are you ready for this paragraph? It's from Peter Gammons, and it's an intriguing paragraph. Look at this danged paragraph...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 430 reads 0 comments

  8. Joe Panik Has Filled Giants' Gaping Hole at 2nd Base

    The phone rang at 2 a.m. June 21. That's the type of phone call parents of young men normally dread, but Paul and Natalie Panik were happy to be awakened.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 83 reads 0 comments

  9. Heyward out of Lineup vs. Mets

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 68 reads 0 comments

  10. Vance Worley to Start on Sunday Against Brewers

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  11. Jacob DeGrom's Unexpected Emergence Is Exactly What New York Mets Fans Need

    The New York Mets and their fans have desperately needed a story like Jacob deGrom 's. In a year where the team was faced with the familiar feeling of not making the playoffs, ...

    Ethan Norof Written by Ethan Norof about 3 days ago 3,043 reads 12 comments

  12. Making the Case for Yan Gomes as the Cleveland Indians MVP

    Perhaps the best move Cleveland Indians general manager Chris Antonetti made this offseason was inking Yan Gomes to a six-year, $23 million commitment ...

    Cody Norman Written by Cody Norman about 4 days ago 233 reads 0 comments

  13. Cubs Activate Jackson off DL for Today's Start

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 4 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  14. MLB Playoffs 2014: Predictions for AL and NL Postseason Brackets

    The cooler weather outside means it's getting closer to the start of the 2014 Major League Baseball postseason. That also means teams fighting for their October lives are doing all they can to play in the second season...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 7,867 reads 3 comments

  15. Pittsburgh Pirates: Clemente's Legacy Lives on Through Neil Walker

    It’s not a stretch to say that Neil Walker is the best second baseman in the National League , especially after the season he’s putting together in 2014...

    Jared Stonesifer Written by Jared Stonesifer about 4 days ago 1,105 reads 1 comments

  16. Alcantara Returns vs. Dodgers

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 4 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  17. David Ross Grateful for Concussion Expert's Help

    PITTSBURGH -- Her name is Colleen, and she came here with her father. A high school soccer player, Colleen had taken a kicked ball to her face from very close quarters and has been suffering from migraines ever since...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 77 reads 0 comments

  18. Do the Red Sox Need to Add to Their Bullpen?

    In what has been a terrible season, the Red Sox have allowed the seventh most runs in baseball. Despite having John Lackey and Jon Lester leading the rotation for most of the year, the issue has been much more with the starters than the relievers...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  19. GM: Rusney Castillo Not Elite, 'but Just Good in a Lot of Categories'

    Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington checked in with Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to talk about Rusney Castillo and how the team plans to rebuild for 2015. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  20. Greene Continues to Show Legitimacy

    It's starts like these that make you think the future for Shane Greene with the New York Yankees is pretty good.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  21. Why Derek Jeter Believes He'd Make a Good Owner

    Derek Jeter has said repeatedly that though he doesn't have plans for when he retires from baseball, he'd like to own a team someday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 333 reads 0 comments

  22. Yankees Will Watch Yasmani Tomas Work out in Dominican Republic

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 4 days ago 696 reads 0 comments

  23. Will Red Sox's Youth Movement Start to Provide Big Impact in 2015?

    The 2014 season has not gone according to plan for the Boston Red Sox . One year removed from their championship run, the team sits at 66-87, at the bottom of the AL East rankings and with the fifth-worst record in all of baseball...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 4 days ago 3,807 reads 3 comments

  24. Updated 2014 MLB Playoff Odds with 1 Week Remaining

    There is just over one week left in the 2014 MLB regular season, and while the playoff picture has started to take shape, there is still a lot to be decided between now and October...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 days ago 36,317 reads 27 comments

  25. Old Core, Crotch-Grabbing Closer and Oodles of Losses Demand Phillies Rebuild

    Philadelphia fans did not need Jonathan Papelbon to grab his crotch in their general direction the other day, Roseanne-like , to decide that these Phillies are one unlikeable ballclub...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 4 days ago 15,868 reads 44 comments