1. MLB Playoff Bracket 2014: Full Postseason Schedule and Bold Predictions

    One thing the Major League Baseball postseason teaches us is that after 162 games, we still don't know anything about this game that's so near and dear to our hearts...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 15 hours ago 3,017 reads 2 comments

  2. AL Wild Card Game X-Factors, Preview and Prediction

    After a grueling 162-game schedule, it's time for the always exciting American League Wild Card Game. With the loser going home, you can be sure it will be full of dramatics...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 15 hours ago 35 reads 1 comments

  3. Alex Rodriguez Officially Given Clearance to Return

    The day after the World Series will be the first day of Alex Rodriguez 's new baseball life. His suspension will be lifted and he will be allowed to return to the New York Yankees ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 hours ago 185 reads 0 comments

  4. The End of Mark Teixeira

    I don't know how I missed this, but holy crap did Mark Teixeira have a terrible final month of the season. I have no excuse for missing it, since I wrote a post at the beginning of ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 hours ago 330 reads 0 comments

  5. Derek Jeter a Punchline in Israeli Prime Minister's Anti-Iran Speech

    Well, that's one way to put it. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu referenced the retired Yankees ' captain in a United Nations speech targeting Iran in New York Monday, according a report from Reuters...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 hours ago 133 reads 0 comments

  6. Yankees' Prospects: Austin Romine Enjoyed Learning First Base in 2014

    Prospect Austin Romine, a lifelong catcher, had caught 70 times for the Yankees and DH'ed in three other games in his three-year big-league career. Then came the Yankees' final contest of the season Sunday at Fenway Park...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 hours ago 213 reads 0 comments

  7. San Francisco Giants Right Where They Want to Be: Underdogs

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 16 hours ago 149 reads 0 comments

  8. Giants Roll Dice with Travis Ishikawa in Left Field

    Are the Giants really going into the playoffs with a last-minute choice to start in the outfield? Hey, it worked in 2010.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 16 hours ago 175 reads 0 comments

  9. Yankees Shouldn't Tear It Down -- or Go on a Shopping Spree

    In the past few weeks, I have heard versions of “The Yankees must get younger or must rebuild.” It is a lovely sentiment. Except how do they, you know, do that?.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  10. Girardi Feels Playoff Letdown, but Excited for '15

    Derek Jeter's final farewell to baseball consumed the Yankees ' last weekend of play, delaying all the usual emotions that come with ending a season before October...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 hours ago 243 reads 0 comments

  11. Pittsburgh Pirates: Is Edinson Volquez the Right Choice for the Wild Card Game?

    The Pittsburgh Pirates have one chance to get it right if they want to advance to the National League Division Series...

    Jared Stonesifer Written by Jared Stonesifer about 16 hours ago 4,491 reads 22 comments

  12. Tigers Announce Rotation for ALDS

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 16 hours ago 946 reads 0 comments

  13. Source: Yanks Start Work on Cashman Deal

    The New York Yankees have begun the process of constructing a new contract for longtime general manager Brian Cashman, a source said...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 16 hours ago 3,162 reads 3 comments

  14. A Few Pieces of Advice for Ned Yost

    Tonight, the Royals and A's play a single-game elimination to determine the winner of the American League Wild Card.....

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  15. MLB Playoffs 2014: Full Wild Card Schedule and Predictions

    It's playoff time in Major League Baseball. Since the adoption of a second wild card team in each league, there's also a greater sense of urgency when the postseason begins because you have only one game to get everything right...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 17 hours ago 4,075 reads 0 comments

  16. Duffy, Guthrie and Ventura Included on 25-Man Player Roster

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 17 hours ago 52 reads 0 comments

  17. Eric O'Flaherty Out, but A's Roster Includes Hammel, Burns

    As I wrote in this morning's Chronicle might be the case, left-handed reliever Eric O'Flaherty was left off today's wild-card roster...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 18 hours ago 106 reads 0 comments

  18. Look for Gore, Colon, Finnegan, Adams on Royals' Playoff Roster

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 18 hours ago 25 reads 0 comments

  19. A's Announce WC Roster for WC Game vs. KC

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 18 hours ago 21 reads 0 comments

  20. A's Third Baseman Donaldson to Play Despite Sore Knee

    A's third baseman Josh Donaldson played the final weekend of the regular season with his left knee giving him fits after he hurt it diving for a ball on defense.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 18 hours ago 15 reads 0 comments

  21. Lester Keeps Battling Back, Winning Admirers

    When Jon Lester takes the mound for his latest big game tonight in Kansas City , they will be rooting for him in Oakland , Boston , Tacoma, Wash., and various places in between...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 19 hours ago 38 reads 0 comments

  22. A Plan to Make the Mets a Contender in '15

    "The short answer is I don't know if there will be a dramatic spike or not. But I will say this: I don't feel that we will necessarily be constrained by the payroll next year. .....

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 19 hours ago 763 reads 1 comments

  23. MLB Playoff Bracket 2014: Complete Postseason Schedule and Wild Card Predictions

    The MLB playoff bracket may not unify the nation for three weeks like the NCAA tournament bracket does in March, but it still represents one of the most exciting times on the entire sports calendar...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 hours ago 14,850 reads 6 comments

  24. 10 Red-Hot Hitters Poised to Shine Under 2014 MLB Postseason Pressure

    There is certainly some truth to the idea that pitching wins championships, but a top-flight offense can go a long way in helping a team get that far. Without some offensive firepower, it's awfully hard to reach October to begin with...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 21 hours ago 4,427 reads 10 comments

  25. Complete 2014-15 Cincinnati Reds Offseason Preview and Predictions

    The 2014 Cincinnati Reds season has mercifully concluded. What started as a team poised for October baseball ended as a team full of questions and uncertainty moving forward. The Reds finished their year at 76-86, with a run differential of -17...

    Tyler Grote Written by Tyler Grote about 21 hours ago 1,552 reads 1 comments